TxDOT Plans to Move I-45

Brace yourselves. If you think traffic in Houston is bad, then wait to see you the proposed Texas Department of Transportation (“TxDOT”) plan that would move, sink, and reroute I-45 from the Pierce Elevated in…

Election 2011 Cheat Sheet

STATE OF TEXAS CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT ELECTION PROPOSITION 1 (FOR) “The constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of all or part of the market value of the residence…

No One is Born a Racist

Somewhere in America … every hour someone commits a hate crime. Every day at least eight blacks, four gays or lesbians, two jews, two whites and one Latino become hate crime victims. Every week, a…

Grad Students Get the Shaft

In a game of chicken, the more radical side usually wins. This was the case in our debt-ceiling fiasco that has ended and a crisis avoided. The radical right also known as the Tea Party…