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

Jefferson’s ‘wall of separation’ stands the test of history

| |Saturday, Jun. 21, 2014

Still, today some commit acts of terrorism in the name of religion.

Conservative moment not new; reaction is

| |Saturday, Jun. 14, 2014

Pundits are wringing their hands over primary results, GOP state convention and Eric Cantor’s defeat.

Ben Ghazi is a really nice guy

| |Saturday, Jun. 07, 2014

College students should have better answers when questioned about the world around them.

‘Cannibalism’ not right in civic discourse

| |Saturday, May. 31, 2014

Fort Worth’s Jim Wright tried to change things by resigning as House speaker 25 years ago.

Tom Schieffer has earned place in the Rangers’ hall of fame

| |Saturday, May. 24, 2014

He was the guiding force behind the building a truly great ballpark.

Voters answer tax increases with a big ‘yes’

| |Sunday, May. 18, 2014

A focus on resolving local issues and concerns transcends any political rhetoric.

Delusional minority or determined truth-seekers?

| |Saturday, May. 10, 2014

New congressional investigation of Benghazi has risks for both sides.

National media hand-wringing about Texas Democrats

| |Saturday, May. 03, 2014

Turning Texas blue is more difficult than Democrats imagined.

Don’t question motives in school bond proposal

| |Saturday, Apr. 26, 2014

Opposition is coming from some who don’t live in the Arlington district.

Push for excellence in Arlington schools

| |Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

Our future is on the shoulders of students who need our support.