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The Emergency Leave Scandal is Worse Than You Think

June 6, 2016
Attorney General Ken Paxton, Land Commissioner George P. Bush and Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller are among the culprits abusing the emergency leave provisions.
Greg Abbott, Ken Paxton, Sid Miller

Texas Agencies’ “Hush Money” Settlements May Not Bind Employees to Silence

June 3, 2016
Apparently, Ken Paxton, George P. Bush and others misused an obscure “emergency leave” provision to pay hush money to departing employees.
Hush Money

Top 10 Worst Sh** in the Texas Republican Party Platform

May 17, 2016
If you think the garbage coming out of Donald Trump’s mouth is bad, check out the worst of what the Texas GOP will be pushing for in the coming years.
Texas Republican Party Platform

Perry and Cruz slam Trump

May 13, 2016
Donald Trump is coming to the Republican Party of Convention. Let's look back at some choice words Ted Cruz and Rick Perry had for the nominee they are now so eager to embrace.

The Texas Economy, Compared to What?

May 6, 2016
Former Gov. Rick Perry used to brag about “the Texas Miracle,” but Texas' economy is failing millions of Texans.

Ted Cruz: We'll Never Forget

May 4, 2016
Our tribute to the awkward, the weird, and the downright creepy moments of Ted Cruz's campaign. Never forget. Visit Cruzwatch.com

Attorney General Caught Paying Former Employees, Progress Texas Asks Auditor to Investigate

May 3, 2016
Last week, we submitted a letter to the Texas State Auditor’s office requesting an investigation into Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s potential misuse of state funds and abuse of office.
Progress Texas Requests State Auditor to Investigate Indicted AG Ken Paxton

Cruz names Fiorina as VP

April 27, 2016
In a desperate move, Cruz just named Carly Fiorina as his running mate. We have a lot of feelings about this, but Carly says it best.  

You Cruz You Lose

April 20, 2016
Cruz lost New York big – embarrassingly so. Beginning of the end?

Cruz vs. Trump: Healthcare

April 8, 2016
As much as Cruz and Trump seem to hate each other, they sure do agree a lot – this time on healthcare. cruzwatch.com

Cruz vs. Trump: Immigration

April 6, 2016
Is Cruz a better option than Trump? Let's hear what they have to say on immigration.

Sid Miller and the Jesus Shot

April 1, 2016
Our Ag Commissioner is at it again: Sid Miller got a "Jesus Shot" using taxpayers' dollars. This isn't Jesus with a gun – it's a controversial drug only available from one guy near Oklahoma City. Good grief.

Ted Cruz No Better Than Donald Trump

March 25, 2016
Some of the many reasons why Cruz and Trump are more alike than Republicans may want to admit.