“These are unaffiliated voters who’ve never identified themselves as a member of either party, and who have not voted in any recent primary…”  Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “As…

Makes good on first ever GOP Caucus endorsement in open seat with strong support from Lt. Governor, et al . . . Flores is the first Hispanic Republican Senator and his…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representatives John Culberson (TX-07) and Gene Green (TX-29) sent a letter to Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Brock Long urging him to…

A Long time activist explains how James Dickey’s “integrity” & “Libertarian-backing” are being used to take over the Republican Party of Texas By Janet Jackson Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas…

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…

Senator Cruz Fundraising Envelopes Marked “Summons Enclosed-Open Immediately”

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – Sen. Ted Cruz’s re-election campaign is sending fundraising letters in envelopes marked “Summons Enclosed – Open Immediately,” suggesting they could contain court appearance orders. Instead, inside…

Toth backed by gay libertarian billionaire pushing Same-Sex Marriage & Marijuana Legalization Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “Donna Davidson is a strong conservative who has the integrity, character, and…

Facts Beat Fiction in Ugly Republican Primaries By Cory Hawkins Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Congratulations, Texas Republican Primary Voters. You didn’t fall for the ridiculous lies, mailed to…

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…

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…

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…

“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…

“The Pro-Life Bill we passed this last Legislative Session was more conservative than the bill Wendy Davis filibustered a couple years ago — and yes, we did defund Planned Parenthood.…

Longtime Texas Congressman Lamar Smith Is Not Running For Re-Election In 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) _ Rep. Lamar Smith, chairman of the House Science, Space and Technology Committee, says he won’t be seeking re-election after 16 terms in office. Smith, a Texas Republican,…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) squared off with Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) in a CNN Town Hall regarding the need to provide…

IRS Tea Party Targeting Scandal may not be over Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Texas Cong. Kevin Brady, Chairman of the powerful House Ways & Means Committee, and Cong.…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON,  D.C. –  On Saturday, an article in The Wall Street Journal highlighted the bipartisan NASA Transition Authorization Act of 2016, introduced by U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz…

Federal Appeals Court Will Rehear Texas Voter ID Case

NEW ORLEANS (AP) _ A federal appeals court has decided to hold a new hearing on whether a Texas voter ID law has a discriminatory effect on minorities. A three-judge…

Speaker Straus Reports $8.2 Million in Campaign Fund

“I’m honored to help lead the effort to build & protect GOP majorities.” AUSTIN, Texas (Texas Insider Report) – “This is going to be a very good election cycle for Republicans,…