State budget battle in TX House begins Thursday! Rally the troops! Calls & faxes needed now and every day this week! Legislators are only hearing from people who want to spend more! Texas must not become California! Take a stand NOW – right Now – melt the lines!
March 30, 2011
Patriots, On Tuesday an apparent deal was struck between TX House Appropriations Chair Jim Pitts and Governor Perry to tap the Rainy Day Fund for approximately $3.2 billion in order to cover the current biennium shortfall. "Approximately" is the best I can report at this time since the numbers bounce around in Austin like ping-pong balls.
March 17, 2011
RE: Justice Foundation legal action on behalf of Plaintiffs JoAnn Fleming and Grassroots America – We the People Seeking Permanent Injunction to Stop Expenditure of Tax Dollars on Implementation of ObamaCare in the State of Texas Frequently Asked Questions
February 16, 2011
Grassroots America – We the People: State Issues Initiative 2011JoAnn Fleming, Executive Director1. Enact legislation to secure the integrity of all elections by verifying the citizenship of those registering to vote, requiring a current official photo ID to vote, and removing non-qualified voters from voter registration lists.
February 1, 2011
The United States’ total public debt outstanding was approximately $13.562 trillion at the end of the government’s fiscal year on 30 September 2010. As of 4 January 2011, the United States’ total public debt outstanding has surpassed 14 trillion dollars and is continuing to grow rapidly. The big surprise of the chart is that China, …
January 18, 2011
Listen to reaction from Texas House Rep, Leo Berman, Dist 6, on the re-election of liberal Texas Speaker Joe Straus. Interviewed 8am Jan 12, 2011. Click here to Listen to Leo Berman 132 Yeas, 15 Nays, 2 Present Not Voting, 1 Absent It’s TIME to take Names and send home 86 Republicans who voted for …
January 11, 2011
Agenda 21 is a comprehensive plan of action to be taken globally, nationally and locally by organizations of the United Nations System, Governments, and Major Groups in every area in which human impacts on the environment Agenda 21 was not ratified by the U.S. Senate. President Clinton then defied the Senate’s will by signing Executive Order 12852, which created the President’s Council on Sustainable Development. Agenda 21 Part I: global economic disaster in the making ... by James Simpson (past speaker at Grassroots America We the People in Tyler, TX) www.examiner.com Listening to the local news on the radio recently, I heard a report about how newly elected Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz plans to save $8 million by, among other things, merging the “Office of Sustainability” with the Department of Environmental Protection and Resource Management. Office of Sustainability? In the county?According to the story, “The new agency will be renamed the Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability….” The Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability? A county government has its own EPA? You must be kidding. No, unfortunately not. We’re from the government and we’re here to help. For complete article...click on Read more... below ... Listen to James Simpson on this week's Call To Action Radio Meeting...click on "Latest Radio Meeting" button on this website, press play Recent Shows, date 01-03-2011.
January 5, 2011
Letter On Leadership By Empower Texans (12/20/2010) More than 7,200 Texans — including conservative movement, tea party and Republican leaders — have signed a letter regarding the speakership of the Texas House. They note election day “was a clarion call for conservative leadership in the Texas House” and a “change to a more conservative Speaker …
December 21, 2010
Republican House Speaker Joe Straus is working hard to retain his control over the new House, thanks to your efforts, the tide is beginning to turn! Not only are there now two conservative House Members running for Speaker against Joe Straus but numerous House Members have pulled their pledge cards from Straus and have now …
November 24, 2010
My decision, though not a light one, was made clearer after a phone call I received over the weekend from a member of Speaker Straus's leadership team. This member brought up the subject of redistricting and explained to me how that process would be used to punish those members not on Speaker Straus's list of supporters. This conversation first saddened and then disgusted me. For complete news release, click on Read me... below
November 10, 2010