The SAWS (San Antonio Water System) gets no R.E.S.P.E.C.T., but why should they? Excerpts from their May 18, 2016 special meeting on the Vista Ridge (San Antone Hose) leads to a very statesmanlike response to SAWS Chair, Berto Guerra, from Independent Texans and a more serious response from Terry Burns, Alamo Sierra Club. Oppose the Hose, y’all!
Texas Senate Committee on Natural Resources witnesses a cross-partisan coalition smacking down of HB 2595, introduced by “bidness-as usual” Rep. Jim Keffer in Texas House. First up speaking is Todd Staples, former Texas Ag Commissioner, now President of the Texas Oil and Gas Association who came in with a swelled head having passed HB 40 to smack down the Denton frack ban passed by voters.