October 1, 2019
Like most folks in Austin, I’m not a native species. I’m part of what you might call an “invasive species.” I got here way back in 1981, fell in love with the place and set down roots.
At the time...
September 25, 2019
There’s an election this coming November. You'll have the joy of voting on 10 constitutional amendments. One proposition will cause Texans to scratch our collective noggins and ask, "we really need a...
September 9, 2019
As a political office holder, I’m always happy when I find someone who knows my name. It’s politically important to reach voters and achieve name ID. And, yeah, there’s a bit of ego involved, too.
September 4, 2019
August was a difficult month for all of us in Texas.
All told, 29 people were killed and another 50 were wounded in the mass shootings in El Paso and Midland/Odessa. The fear, sadness and utter d...
July 2, 2019
In the past few days, I’ve read more than a few lines on a map as I rode my motorcycle to the edge of what was once the Republic of Texas— to Taos, the Enchanted Circle and other beautiful spots in Ne...
June 25, 2019
Yep, the legislative session is over. That’s a good thing.
And now the period in which the Governor can veto bills is over, too. That’s another good thing. I got out of there with only two bills...
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