Category Archives: Voting Rights

Clear Lake Tea Party Responds to Citizens for CCISD

By Mary Huls  [Mary Huls is the President of the Clear Lake Tea Party.  She lives in Friendswood, Harris County.]

It seems that Mr. Jerry Smith of Citizens for CCISD political action committee (PAC) has asked the Clear Lake Tea Party (CLTP) to adhere to values of transparency, honesty, and accountability.  Okay, let me answer that challenge.

The Clear Lake Tea Party has been working for traditional conservative values since 2009 by championing fiscal responsibility, limited government, personal accountability, and free market solutions for the many challenges of our time. Continue reading

Morning Bell: Voting Rights at the Supreme Court Today

By Amy Payne, published in The Foundary

To understand what’s going on in the Supreme Court today, we have to go back in time.

The year was 1965. Hundreds of people gathered in Selma, Alabama, to march for black Americans’ right to vote. Some states, especially in the South, had set up obstacles to voting, such as charging would-be voters money or making them take a test. Continue reading