Daily Archives: February 28, 2013

Tea Party Legislator Wants to Eliminate Texas’ Wind Energy Standard

Texas’ successful wind industry could be undercut under legislation filed today by freshman Rep. Scott Sanford, a Republican from McKinney.

Sanford’s bill would effectively eliminate Texas’ wind energy standards.

Whitmire, West Ding Patrick on Charter Bill: “We’re Fixing to Create More Government”

It was a telling diversion in an otherwise agreeable budget meeting to watch a pair of Democratic senators try to make Patrick, the usually tight-fisted tea party favorite, defend the extra cost of his school reform plans.