Monthly Archives: October 2010

Representative Sees Better Times Ahead

October 10th, 2010

Parker’s passion keeps uncoiling, “I believe in the greatness of America. We need a tidal wave of citizens voting. But then, the Republicans elected have to deliver. They have to stay true to the conservative agenda.”

Cutting to a Balanced Texas Budget

October 9th, 2010

The very good news is that, by instructing agencies to cut their current biennium spending by 5 percent, and their 2012-13 spending requests by 10 percent, Gov. Rick Perry, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, and House Speaker Joe Straus have set the state on a path of spending cuts to meet the projected shortfall. However, further cuts will be necessary to ensure that the budget can be balanced without raising taxes.