Political Intelligence


Lawmaker on State Tax Committee Also Works for Texas’ Corporate Welfare King

by | Thu, Nov 16, 2017 at 1:13 CST
State Representative Drew Springer started working for corporate tax firm Ryan, LLC in March. He doesn't recall any conflicts of interest from a session spent overseeing Texas tax law.

Perry For Prez?

campaign trail It became clear pretty early on election night that Rick Perry was cruising toward re-election as Texas governor. (He ended up beating Bill White...Read More

A Poll Watcher Watches People Vote

Rightwing poll watcher finds no problems in East Austin

In recent days, it appeared that the tense voting situation in Harris County was going to spread to other areas on election day. The lead-up to the election got...Read More