New research assesses secondary economic effects of a coastal barrier to reduce storm surge in Galveston Bay Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Today Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush…

TXOGA Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Today the Texas Senate passed HB 3557, the Critical Infrastructure Protection Act, moving this important legislation one step closer to becoming law. The…

By Sheriff David Clarke (Ret.) By The timing of the Alabama state legislature’s abortion bill that makes it the most restrictive in the nation is perfect. It is perfect because…

Respresentative Dan Flynn Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – After a busy and prolific session on the floor, Representative Dan Flynn passed today six bills from his legislative package. These…

Representative Jeff Leach Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – With ten days to go, the 86th Legislature is nearing its final hours, and we have a substantial amount of work…

Approval follows Cruz letter to former FEMA Administrator Long Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas –  (HOUSTON, Texas) – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today issued a statement applauding the Federal…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas –  “Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas) is leading a push to see if pharmaceutical companies are abusing federal laws to extend the life of their patents…

Congressman Michael T. McCaul . . . I continue to work hard and find solutions to end human trafficking’s impact in our local communities. Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – …

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – (HOUSTON, Texas) – U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and John Cornyn (R-Texas) today released the following statements after President Trump nominated Charles Eskridge to…

Disappointed State Department Will Continue Implementing Other Parts of Obama Nuclear Deal Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – (HOUSTON, Texas – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) member of the Senate…

Office of Inspector General would be tasked with rooting out waste, fraud, and abuse Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas –  Senator Paul Bettencourt (R-Houston) passed an important piece of bi-partisan…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar today said state sales tax revenue totaled $2.8 billion in April, 3 percent more than in April 2018.  “State sales…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas –  Texans for Lawsuit Reform (TLR) today issued the following statement regarding the House passage of House Bill 2826 by Rep. Greg Bonnen, which brings…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Committee on the Judiciary, today questioned Attorney General Bill Barr on the Department of Justice’s…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today at a press conference, U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) and U.S. Representative Henry Cuellar (D-TX-28) announced the introduction of the HUMANE Act. The…

Congressman Michael T. McCaul Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. –Throughout my tenure in Congress, I have worked to keep our communities safe, fight human trafficking and counter any threats to…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas –  Attorney General Ken Paxton today commended last Friday’s decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit that Texas prison officials do…

Texas State Representative Dan Flynn Defense and Veterans’ Affairs ActivitiesDuring our committee hearings for Defense and Veterans’ Affairs, we have heard 32 bills so far. Of those 32, we have…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas –  Last week, the Senate held hearings on the Texas Born Alive Infant Protection Act (SB 23-Kolkhorst), and Informed Consent clean-up bill (SB 24-Lucio) and…

White House Higher Ed Proposals Align With Project 21’s “Blueprint for a Better Deal for Black America” Recommendations Washington, DC – Black activists with the Project 21 black leadership network…