Madam Speaker, it is that time of the year, a time folks in Texas and in the South have been waiting for. It is called football season.
It has been said there are only two seasons in Texas: football season and spring football season.
Football in ...
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Co-Chairman of the Victims’ Rights Caucus, Congressman Ted Poe (TX-02), introduced a bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), extending the current legislation through the year 2019. Enacted in 1994, VAWA ...
Mr. Speaker, this is the 1-minute story of Kelly Dore. Kelly’s biological father began trafficking her for sex in the first year of her life. The evildoer continued to do so for 14 years.
Kelly spent her childhood in a living hell most of us cannot...
“…the victory will cost the enemy so dear, that it will be worse to him than a defeat.”
William Barrett Travis, The Alamo
I must say as to what I have seen of Texas it is the garden spot of the world. The best land and the best prospects for health I ever saw, and I do believe it is a fortune to any man to come here.
Davy Crockett, 1836
Texas will again lift its head and stand among the nations. It ought to do so, for no country on the globe can compare with it in natural advantages.
Texas is a state of mind. Texas is an obsession. Above all, Texas is a nation in every sense of the word.
Author John Steinbeck
“This is not about land or money... but the one thing that no man should ever be able to take from another man: the freedom to make his own choices about his life, where he'll live, how he'll live, and how he'll raise his family.”