Lone Star Reports

Konni Burton Bails Out on Local Control & Embraces Big GovernmentIn 2014 video Burton pledged support for local control. Now she argues Austin should call the shots.

Don’t be surprised if you hear Texas Republican State Senator Konni Burton (SD10 – Colleyville) complain about whiplash after the hard 180 she’s pulled on local control.

“Texans shouldn’t be stuck with a corrupt Attorney General who goes hat in hand borrowing money to stay out of jail. 

The money is easy, but his embrace of Will Hurd may do more harm than good.

Tomorrow, Speaker of the U.S. House Paul Ryan will be in Wimberley, just south of Austin, with two goals: Raise funds from Texas Republican donors; and try to rescue endangered first-term GOP Congressman Will Hurd (CD23 – San Antonio/SW Texas).

Hawk’s repeated long absences have led to calls that she step down

Over the last year, Dallas District Attorney Susan Hawk has taken repeated long leaves from work as District Attorney in order to seek treatment for depression.


Recent Reports

Today, the 5th Circuit Federal Court of Appeals in New Orleans 

McCaul’s support for erratic, unprepared and unpredictable Donald Trump puts Americans at risk.

As chairman of the U.S.

Perry touting Trump after declaring him “cancer” on conservatism

Tonight former Texas Governor Rick Perry will address the Republican National Conv