Texas Public Policy Foundation

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz  (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Cruz Calls Obama “Dangerous & Terrifying”

Sen. Ted Cruz told a conservative conference on Friday that President Obama is lawless, providing the rightwing rhetoric that makes him so popular in his home state.


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Dallas-Fort Worth Area’s Workforce Increased 3.7% Year Over Year

“The Texas job market is the envy of the nation,” says James Quintero of the Texas Public Policy Foundation.



Texas Lt. Gov. Calls For Gun Training For Teachers

Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst has called for state-funded specialized firearms training for teachers and administrators to guard against school shootings.


Texas Governor Rick Perry speaks to delegates at the Southern Republican Leadership Conference on April 9, 2010 in New Orleans. (credit: Cheryl Gerber/Getty Images)

Perry To Address Conservative Policy Gathering

Gov. Rick Perry is delivering the keynote address at an annual policy orientation organized by a leading state conservative think tank.


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Craig James Announces Senate Run

Craig James is now officially a candidates for Senate. “I’m doing this because it’s what you need. It’s what I need. It’s what we all need,” said the sports announcer and former pro football player.


Republican Candidates Campaign At Iowa State Fair

How Would President Perry Reform Health Care?

Gov. Rick Perry routinely attacks federal health care reform, but in the presidential contender’s early days on the campaign trail, he has revealed little about what his own “Perrycare” could look like.