With long experience in government including 10 years as mayor of Arlington, an adjunct professorship in UT Arlington's School of Urban and Public Affairs and service as President George W. Bush's regional administrator for the Environmental Protection Agency, Richard Greene is an expert on public policy, politics and decision-making on issues facing North Texas. He has strong opinions about elected officials and those who would like to join them. You can reach him here: mayorgreene@mayorgreene.com

Arguments about the Keystone pipeline should be over by now

| |Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

Science, a huge environmental study and most Americans back the project.

Meeting needs the government doesn’t reach

| |Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014

Sacrificial giving is something people of faith know about.

The republic is safe for a while longer

| Saturday, Nov. 08, 2014

Now the new conservative Congress must thwart President Obama.

How far right will the midterm elections take us?

| |Saturday, Nov. 01, 2014

President Obama’s approval-rating nosedive hurt his party’s chances this year.

The inexplicable denial of truth about Saddam’s WMD

| |Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014

Saddam was evil, yet some still deliberately ignore it.

Didn’t see this coming from the liberal media

| Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014

They’re turning on Democrats they have historically supported and protected.

What kind of city do you want to live in?

| |Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014

On Nov. 4, Arlington voters will decide on $236 million in improvements.

Not much traction for Wendy Davis in latest Texas polling

| |Saturday, Oct. 04, 2014

In so many ways, the Democratic nominee for governor is out of step with Texas voters.

NFL: Concluding everything, and yet nothing

| |Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014

Indignation over violence by pro-athletes is short-lived.

Solitude among the masses is possible

| |Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014

There are places to experience wonder and beauty on the Trinity River.