Potential “Censure Resolution” will Define Texas’ GOP Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Historically, state political conventions come and go with little consequence — other than a few embarrassing headlines…

Trump, facing pushback, vows US will be stronger on trade

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump faced pushback Monday from Republican lawmakers, an influential GOP group and foreign leaders over his tough negotiations that are hitting China, Canada and Mexico…

Sharing with you some of my concerns for the future of the Republican Party of Texas By Tom Mechler Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — As many of you are…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – (HOUSTON, TX) – Texans for Dan Patrick issued a statement today following a press release by out-going House Speaker Joe Straus regarding his involvement…

Republican Party rallies, as polling closes to almost even Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Roughly 43% of Registered Voters say they would vote for the Republican contender in their Congressional District, while…

Some on left feel Democrat gestures toward “White Working Class” would be ineffective, politically suspect Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — In yet another attempt to set the table for…

PART II in a Series:  What’s In a Word? Rhetoric, the Weapon of LIAR’s (LIAR is a Tarrant County GOP term,)  By David A. Smith Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Truth…

By Tom Giovanetti Texas Insider Report: DALLAS, Texas — You would think Democrats would be content for now to simply be the anti-Trump party. After all, that seems to be working…

Texas Republicans reject hypocrisy, wasted resources & dishonest mailers    Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “I think the Republican Party has gone too knee-jerk right in Texas. There are a…

No that doesn’t mean the Democrats won’t succeed in November Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump’s approval rating has clearly gone up in the last month, from a…

The Quiet Radicalization of the Democratic Party By Nooah Rothman During the primaries, Donald Trump’s appeal could be summed up in two words: “He fights.” The assumption embedded in this assertion…

Reluctant Trump Voters are most important Demographic for Election 2018 By Scott Rasmussen Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — The 2018 election season got started this Tuesday in Texas, and…

Challenger Leal takes harder line to rein in Property Taxes than Seliger Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — The Midland County Republican Women’s Club had the chance to meet Senate District…

PART I in a Series: Texas “Republicans” must deal with “Libertarians Impersonating a Republican (LIAR is a Tarrant County GOP term,) before its too late By David A. Smith Texas…

From our first conversation I thought to myself, “We really need this guy in public office.” By Larry Combest Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — I’m often asked how I go…

Republicans favored to handle Jobs, Immigration & National Security Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “Not only have Republicans increased support on the Generic Congressional Ballot, they are now trusted more to…

“Such a policy is inconsistent with the promises Republicans made to the voters.” Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “I do not believe we should be granting a path to…

Senators predicting a “free-for-all” debate By Gary Bauer Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Sen. John Cornyn recently said, “It sounds like Senator McConnell is just going to let people…

Senate celebrates budget deal — but shutdown still possible

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate leaders brokered a long-sought budget agreement Wednesday that would shower the Pentagon and domestic programs with an extra $300 billion over the next two years. But…

If Texas was a country, it would be the world’s 10th largest economy By Adryana Aldeen, Senior Correspondent Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Free trade and NAFTA are touchy subjects. Most…