Tag Archives: John Carona
Not content to employ an army of former lawmakers and staffers, payday lenders are upset that "special interests" are saying mean things about them....Read More
Senator-elect Don Huffines (R-Dallas) may have made the transformation from outsider to insider faster than any candidate in recent memory....Read More
Balance PAC claims to have provided costly media services to candidates who've never heard of the group.
Democratic astroturf group Balance PAC, otherwise known as "Texans 4 Justice," claims to provide media services to candidates who've never heard of it....Read More
After a dramatic false start on Thursday, the big payday loan reform bill—tediously-negotiated by Sen. John Carona (R-Dallas)—easily cleared the Senate. But...Read More
An ugly scene erupted in the Texas Senate today, with Sen. John Carona (R-Dallas) suggesting that some of his Republican colleagues were "shills" for the payday...Read More
Consumer advocates and Democrats are divided over a Senate bill that would impose light regulations on payday and auto-title lenders.
Consumer advocates and Democrats are divided over a Senate bill that would impose light regulations on payday and auto-title lenders. ...Read More
At a legislative hearing this morning, state Sen. John Carona, the Dallas Republican who’s leading the payday “reform” effort in the Senate, basically sai...Read More