Talk is Cheap, We Need Advocates

THSC Association 2014 Endorsements

Early voting in the Republican Primary Runoff is going on now through this Friday, May 23, and Election Day is Tuesday, May 27. These elections are notorious for very low voter turnout, which means that very few people will have a huge impact on the outcome. It is no longer enough for candidates to … [Read more...]

The Politics of Personal Destruction

Tim Lambert

Some years ago our staff received harassing phone calls from the father of a home schooling parent whom we were defending legally. I finally took his call, and he proceeded to tell me to remove his grandchild from our “database.” When I declined he said to me, “I’m going to destroy you!” He made a … [Read more...]

Conservative Groups Decry Legislative Intimidation: Eight Leaders Come Together to Defend Constitutional Rights

AUSTIN, Texas – This morning, leaders from eight grassroots organizations spanning social and fiscal issues came together to address the unconstitutional actions being considered in the House Committee on State Affairs. Despite holding a hearing exploring an interim charge enabling Chairman Byron … [Read more...]

Political Intimidation

Man with tape over mouth

The 2010 Citizens United decision by the U.S. Supreme Court changed the law of the land to allow non-profit advocacy organizations to participate in “political speech.” These advocacy groups are called 501(c) (4) corporations under IRS rules and exist to advocate on behalf of groups of people. Since … [Read more...]