Off with their heads?

Off with their heads?

Off with their heads? Dear friend – The storm shut us all into our homes for a week (after a year of pandemic semi-isolation, no less). For millions it imposed sustained freezing cold and darkness, even lack of water, along with all the awful consequences. When the...
The 87th Texas Legislature

The 87th Texas Legislature

The 87th Texas Legislature Dear friend – We’re now two weeks into the 87th Texas Legislative Session. The Capitol is abuzz with excitement, and maybe with a bit of intrigue, too. Possibilities abound. What’s new: My team and I begin this new year in a new Capitol...
Journal Vol. 10: Weight for it

Journal Vol. 10: Weight for it

Journal Vol. 10: Weight for it Strange that the Senate still files bills on paper. Eleven legal-size copies of every bill. E-filing would be more convenient, of course; and then there’s all that wood pulp… But I must admit there’s something satisfying in signing real...
Journal Vol. 7: The Feeling is Virtual

Journal Vol. 7: The Feeling is Virtual

Journal Vol. 7: The Feeling is Virtual Work, visits to the doctor, ordering from a restaurant – so much has gone virtual. Hunger, however, has not. And right now more Texans than ever need help feeding their families. The North Texas Food Bank is answering the call,...