Flooding / 27.09.2017

Two bills were introduced in the last Legislative session to study flooding in the Houston region.  Both died in committee. SB1269 was authored by State Senator Boris Miles and co-sponsored by Senators John Whitmire and Sylvia Garcia.  The bill would have authorized $1.5 million to establish and fund...

Immigration / 09.09.2017

In Charles Dickens’ classic, Oliver Twist, when Mr. Bumble is told that the law presumes he controls his wife’s actions, declares that “the law is an ass.”  Similarly, the current law which provides that children who are brought to this country illegally by their parents should...