Monthly Archives: June 2016

Joint Interim Committee (Senate and House) to Study Cruise Ship Industry will hold hearing in Corpus Christi

cruiseCORPUS CHRISTI, TX – On Thursday, August 25, the Joint Interim Committee to Study Cruise Ship Industry will hold a public hearing in Corpus Christi. The focus of the hearing will be to consider the study regarding the development of a cruise industry on the Texas coast between Calhoun and Cameron counties and it’s potential economic Impact.

Reflections From a Father….

Image.aspxI do not understand why there is so much hate for people who are “different.” The shooting in Orlando was a horrific tragedy and a senseless act of hate and violence. I felt sad and angry at the same time. My first thought was my daughter. As a proud father of a gay daughter, that shooting could have happened anywhere. The nightclub could have been in San Antonio or South Texas. That could be anyone’s son or daughter next time, simply because he or she is gay.