Almost 3 months into the Joe Biden presidency there is finally some unity.

Everyone agrees on both sides of the aisle, the crisis at the border is completely out of control.

For some reason Biden still refuses to visit the border. And as we approach the 2 week mark since Biden appointed VP Kamala Harris in charge, not only has she -not- made an appearance. She won’t even talk about it.

Some Republicans Senators are speaking out. After visiting the border and seeing how bad it really is first hand, they have vowed not to agree to any new immigration…

Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday named Will McAdams, president of the Associated Builders and Contractors of Texas and a former aide at the Texas Capitol, to the board of the Public Utility Commission.

This is the governor’s first nomination to the board of the agency that oversees the state’s power grid after all three of the previous board members resigned in the aftermath of February’s deadly power outages that left millions without electricity in subfreezing temperatures.

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McAdams will need to be confirmed by the state Senate.

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Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday named Will McAdams, president of the Associated Builders and Contractors of Texas and a former aide at the Texas Capitol, to the board of the Public Utility Commission.

This is the governor’s first nomination to the board of the agency that oversees the state’s power grid after all three of the previous board members resigned in the aftermath of February’s deadly power outages that left millions without electricity in subfreezing temperatures.

McAdams will need to…

Ever since I made the decision to forego another election campaign in House District 25, I’ve had mixed emotions about ending a 24-year run in the capitol. I will sincerely miss the opportunity to serve my neighbors in the district and the chance to work with some truly upstanding individuals in the capitol, but I will definitely not miss the army of trolls who pollute every elected leader’s social media accounts.

Back in 1996

When I first ran for office as a young twentysomething fairly fresh out of college, social media was nonexistent, so we relied on postal mail, phone calls, faxes, and…

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — While Pres. Donald Trump ultimately signed the federal COVID-19 relief stimulus bill late Sunday, Texas lawmakers aren’t entirely “relieved” the relief has been passed or pleased with the process of how it got done.

The $900 billion relief bill will provide critical funds to businesses and individuals, but it also polarized Congress, who couldn’t agree on various add-ons and amounts.

While hundreds of billions will go toward items like unemployment insurance and…

Outgoing Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a post on his Facebook page.

Bonnen, who represents cities including Freeport, Bay City and his hometown of Angleton, said on Facebook that his wife tested positive earlier this month and he tested positive over the Christmas weekend.

“This disease is no joke in its unpredictability and severity, so please continue to keep your guard up and your loved ones protected,” Bonnen said in his post. “Mask up and social distance, avoid large gatherings, and take care of one another.”

Bonnen’s children have not tested positive, but…

Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen and his wife have tested positive for COVID-19, according to a post Sunday on his Facebook page.

Bonnen (R-Angleton) said in the post that his wife, Kim, tested positive last week, and he learned this weekend that he had COVID-19.

His wife has had “difficult but manageable symptoms,” and Bonnen’s have been mild, he said.

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Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen tested positive for COVID-19 over the weekend, shortly after his wife, Kim Bonnen, contracted the viral respiratory disease. The outgoing state legislator, a Republican, confirmed the news in a post shared to his official Facebook page on Sunday afternoon.

“2020 just keeps on giving!” Bonnen wrote. While he described his wife’s symptoms as “difficult but manageable,” the politician said his own “have so far been mild.” The pair, alongside sons Gregory and Jackson, are continuing to quarantine inside their home, and both children have undergone diagnostic COVID-19 tests in the meantime. …

Outgoing Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen, R-Lake Jackson, announced Sunday afternoon in a Facebook post that he and his wife, Kim Bonnen, have tested positive for COVID-19.

In the post, Bonnen said that he tested positive over the weekend and that his symptoms have been mild.

“Given our exposure, many have inquired about my health status, as well as that of our sons, Jackson and Gregory,” Bonnen said in the post. “Jackson and Gregory will continue to be tested as we quarantine as a family to keep those around us safe.”

More: Austin police chief Brian Manley tests positive for…

Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen tested positive for COVID-19 over the weekend, according to a post from his Facebook account.

“2020 just keeps on giving!” Bonnen wrote in the post. He went on to explain that his wife had tested positive last week, and continues to face “difficult but manageable symptoms.”

After multiple inquiries about his health, Bonnen decided to get tested as well. He has mild symptoms. He said he was unable to pinpoint the initial exposure and urged everyone to continue to social distance.

“This disease is no joke in its unpredictability and severity, so please continue to…

Speaker Dennis Bonnen

Speaker Bonnen served the 25th Legislative District in the Texas House of Representatives representing southern Brazoria County and all of Matagorda County.

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