Monday, Apr. 28, 2014
Thursday is the National Day of Prayer.
Monday, Apr. 28, 2014
Congresswoman Kay Granger, R-Texas, the Chairwoman of the State Foreign Operations Appropriations Subcommittee and Vice Chairman of the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, is traveling through the Asia-Pacific as part of a bipartisan Congressional delegation visiting the region this week. Last Monday, Granger met personally with high-level Japanese government officials in Tokyo, including Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Minister of Defense Itsunori Onodera. During the meetings, Granger discussed the importance of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter and the V-22 Osprey aircraft, both of which are built in Tarrant County and North Texas.
Monday, Apr. 14, 2014
Legislation gains majority support of the House in only four months.
Tuesday, Apr. 08, 2014
Rep. Phil King, R-Weatherford, was recently named to the Joint Interim Committee to Study Water Desalination. The committee is charged with examining the status of seawater and groundwater desalination in Texas, as well as ways that expanded use of desalinated water could help meet Texas’ needs.
| |Monday, Mar. 24, 2014
The defense industry is facing unprecedented challenges, with the help of a new group of women leaders.
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014
Monday, Feb. 17, 2014
The little-known State Board of Education is assigned only one task in the Texas Constitution: to wisely manage public money in the Permanent School Fund.
Friday, Feb. 07, 2014
Advocating responsible government, Dedra Vick pledges to continue to have the same dedication to the duties of the treasurer’s office as she maintained during the 25 years as the owner, along with her husband, Charley, of Vick’s Chevron Food Mart. Responsibility for the business’ accounting, payroll, record keeping and investments, as well as the supervision of the employees, has provided leadership skills and knowledge of fiscal management.
Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014
My motto is “Leadership means service.” That means I don't sit around waiting or hoping for something to happen. As a leader, I make amazing things happen. There are no excuses or blame, I will deliver solutions, results and go above and beyond the call of duty.