Very Important Updates! Water, land, eminent domain and corporate personhood! See you soon, we hope!

Expect a full report soon — with an action request — from the League of Independent Voters on 7 of the 9 recent East Texas hearings on eminent domain, public safety and protection of waterways. Meanwhile, please take a moment to read this release from NacStop.org, a group that’s been fighting for East Texas pipeline safety […]

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Water Heating Up on Prop 6 – Vote NO!

The water is heating up on Prop 6 and the Governor’s special interest pals. Isn’t it fun to make Perry jump in to defend his Prop 6? Check out this KTRH report today in Houston, where 1/3 of the voters likely to vote in this election reside:  http://www.ktrh.com/articles/houston-news-121300/texans-willing-to-spend-rainy-day-11706171/ We are calling out the troops to […]

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An Open Letter to Lt. Gov. Dewhurst, House Speaker Straus and Texas Legislators

Click here for the letter with signatures, posted below.  Letter to Lt. Governor, Speaker of the Texas House and Texas Legislators Dear Speaker, Lt. Governor and Legislators: We visited your offices today, realizing you were busy with the current Special Session.  However, we ask for your help to secure public hearings for Texans immediately following this […]

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Call off the hogs! Legislative Update & Action & Bastrop/Lee Meeting Notice!

What’s the difference between a feral hog and a water marketer?  The hog only wants what he can eat. The Texas legislative session is down to the wire — May 27th is sine die (the last day of the session).  Will the legislature provide any protections at all for Texans and their land, water and […]

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