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

‘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.

Enough with the condescension about Arlington

| |Saturday, Apr. 12, 2014

A writer covering Final Four weekend proceeded to sully the town.

Leave top Democratic leaders alone

| |Saturday, Apr. 05, 2014

Harry Reid and Nancy Pelosi are among the best things Republicans have going.

Ray Hutchison’s remarkable Arlington legacy

| |Thursday, Apr. 03, 2014

Ballpark was just one example of indomitable service to the city.