Austin, TX -- Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller posted an article praising President Donald Trump for having removed a Muslim federal judge who attempted to implement Sharia law.
Austin, TX -- In case you missed it, the Democratic slate of statewide judicial candidates filed yesterday at the Texas Democratic Party HQ.
Austin, TX -- Today, Republicans on the Senate Budget Committee passed the first hurdle on their tax plan by a narrow margin of 12-11 votes. “Various estimates show the tax plan disproportionately benefits corporations and the wealthy, with many middle class Americans seeing their taxes increase over time.”
Austin, TX -- The Houston Chronicle obtained a private memo from senior political adviser Dave Carney to Republican Gov. Greg Abbott’s aides cautioning that recent Democratic victories should be a "wakeup call" for Texas Republicans.
Austin, TX -- House Republicans just passed a tax bill that gives the wealthy and large corporations a huge payday at the expense of hardworking Americans. 61% of Americans think that the tax bill would benefit the wealthy, only 6% said the bill would benefit low-income people [TIME, November 15]. This tax plan is a scam, and Americans see right through it.