Washington, D.C.—Today, Congressman Ted Poe (TX-02) introduced the H.R. 2152, the Citizens Right to Know Act.
Each year, millions of U.S. taxpayer dollars are spent towards the operation of pre-trial release programs– government-funded programs t...
Mr. Speaker, April 6, 1917- 100 years ago, the House of Representatives voted in support of the United States’ entrance into World War I. The Great War was considered to be the war to end all wars.
Four million Americans, including 200,000 Texans,...
Washington, D.C. – Today, Representatives Ted Poe (R-TX), Doris Matsui (D-CA)and Jim Himes (D-CT) introduced the Cruise Passenger Protection Act (CPPA) to strengthen passenger safety on cruise ships. The CPPA would build on the passenger safety measu...
“…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.”