It’s protest time as TransCanada sicks legal hounds on Texas property rights

A coalition of groups including Independent Texans, We Texans (founded by Debra Medina), Texas TURF (founded by Terri Hall), and Texans for Accountable Government, are standing up for Texas property rights and to put a stop to the continued abuses by foreign corporations and the refusal of our legislature to truly reform eminent domain laws. You may have seen the news […]

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TransCanada Eerily Like Trans-Texas Corridor for Property Owners

Independent Texans is now part of a growing statewide coalition, along with We Texans (founded by Debra Medina), Texas TURF (founded by Terri Hall) and Texans for Accountable Government (Jessica Ellison is their liaison).  We are helping landowners in NE Texas who are having their land seized through eminent domain by TransCanada as they move […]

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Monday San Antonio! Defeat Props 2 & 4

Wanna know how ordinary Texans can unite to shoot down two treacherous statewide propositions this November — to protect your water & your wallets? Come to San Antonio this Monday night (flier below)!  Witness the indomitable conservative Terri Hall of TURF and the invulnerable progressive Phil Cook, Lost Pines Sierra Club, AGREE that defeating Props […]

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November Vote to Stop the Trans-Texas Water Highway! Come to San Antonio!

Remember when the legislature put constitutional amendments on the statewide ballot in 2001?  It was two years later before we were told we voted to give the green light to the Governor’s Trans-Texas Corridor (TTC) and tollway schemes. THIS November 8th we have the opportunity to defeat the water pipelines left-over from the old-TTC days. […]

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Both Parties Lied: The Texas Nightmare

CONFEREES MEETING ENDS WITH NO RESOLUTION – Quorum Report "The Buzz". Texas House and Senate members are locked in a stalemate on what to do about funding (or, more accurately, cutting) public education. Your typical member, Republican and Democrat, is catching absolute and deserved hell from their constituents. Because both parties lied to the people […]

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