Tag Archives: politics

KOLKHORST WISHING MERRY CHRISTMAS BUT HAS CONCERNS

District 13 State Rep. Lois Kolkhorst is wishing her constituents a ‘Merry Christmas’ but has some concerns.  The long serving Republican from Brenham says the ‘War on Christmas’ is real…

TEXANS HAVE 600 NEW LAWS TO FOLLOW

Texans now have 600 new laws to live by after the New Year was brought in earlier this week. This was the work of the 83rd session of the Texas…

CONGRESSMAN MCCAUL HAS HARSH WORDS ON JOBS REPORT

Even with a decline in the national unemployment rate to 6.7  percent, District 10 U.S. Congressman Michael McCaul is disappointed in the figures released today (Friday) by the U.S. Department…

MCCAUL NOT IMPRESSED WITH PRESIDENT OBAMA’S STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESS

Local Congressman Michael McCaul says he was not impressed with President Obama’s State of the Union Address to Congress last (Tuesday) night. The 10th District Republican Representative reacted within moments…

MCCAUL REACTS TO BENGHAZI REPORT

District 10 Texas Congressman Michael McCaul, the chair of the House Homeland Security,  reacted to a report last week on the September 11th, 2012 attack on the Benghazi compound in…

MCCAUL CONCERNED ABOUT MAILBOX CLUSTER DELAYS

District 10 U.S. Congressman Michael McCaul has joined with Congressman Pete Olson in a complaint on he placement of mailboxes. In a letter sent last week to the U.S. Postal…

HOUSE PASSES DEBT CEILING BUT MCCAUL VOTES AGAINST MEASURE

The U.S House voted to raise the debt limit Tuesday, extending the Treasury’s borrowing authority but local congressional representative Michael McCaul was not among them. Congressman McCaul issued a statement…

EARLY PRIMARY VOTING BEGINS TUESDAY

Early voting begins for the March 4th primary on Tuesday.  Washington County Clerk Beth Rothermel says the voter ID law is in full effect during this election so be ready…

WASHINGTON COUNTY EARLY VOTING CONTINUES

Washington County Clerk Beth Rothermel reports that, after the first three days of early voting in the March 4th primary, that 388 people have cast ballots in the Republican primary…

BIG DAY FRIDAY FOR EARLY VOTING AND IT CONTINUES THIS WEEKEND

Friday was a big day for early voting in the March 4TH Texas Primary in Washington County. County Clerk Beth Rothermel reported that 245 people cast Republican Primary ballots and…