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Tell Austin Officials “No Thank You” on $752 million in new toll roads

This coming Monday night, May 12, Austin’s transportation officials are set to vote on $752 million to build three (3) new toll roads over the next four years.  That’s a whopping 77% of all the spending projected for the Austin metro area’s 2015 to 2018 road and other “non-transit” projects.

You can tell them “No Thank You!” by emailing campo@campotexas.org or Read the rest of this entry »

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The Big News! Citizens and Candidates Defy the Lobbies!

Many of you have been asking us, “What can I do to help.” Read this update, then please vote for these candidates, depending on where you live. Then get on the phone or on the computer and get your friends out! These are tight races where your vote will count extra!

Early voting ends this Friday, Feb. 28. Election Day is Tuesday, March 4th.

Debra has always been there, standing with the grassroots to protect our land, our water and… our rights!

THE BIG NEWS FOR STATEWIDE RACES IS THIS…
DEBRA MEDINA stands to come in first in a crowded race for Texas Comptroller!
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Media Advisory: Water War Boils Over! Come to Giddings.

Media Advisory  
Join us at 6:30 pm (until 8),
Wednesday, February 19
Giddings American Legion Hall
1502 US Highway 77 map here Read the rest of this entry »

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We Proudly Endorse! Medina for Comptroller, Delasandro for House District 12, in the Republican primary!

Click here for the flier below announcing our support for Debra Medina.

Click here for the flier below announcing our support for Timothy Delasandro in House District 12.

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Sign and send the letter to Attorney General Abbott Now!

The League of Independent Voters of Texas is holding a statewide conference call next Saturday (January 25 at 10 am) to discuss efforts to bring the issues of eminent domain abuse, public safety and protection of waterways into the 2014 state election cycle debates.

If you want to join the call, please reply to this message — we’ll send you details.

REMEMBER PLEASE! — TEXAS residents, if you haven’t yet, SIGN THIS ONLINE LETTER TO ATTORNEY GENERAL GREG ABBOTT:

Letter to Attorney General Greg Abbott:

Texans only please sign & help us get it out across Texas, including through Facebook!

Public Citizen just sent out a similar online letter to their supporters AND this letter to the Attorney General.  The letter explains more precisely what the safety inspection (or lack thereof) issues are.

In addition, TransCanada is telling emergency response personnel in rural areas that it’s just “crude” coming through the line. This is deceptive and dangerous. Go to this site:  http://www.tarsandsprotectionleague.org/ to see why.

The online letters are flying into the AG’s office but we NEED MORE!  PLEASE HELP!

Hope to “see” you all next Saturday at 10 am via conference call.

This release was sent to statewide media. Please consider writing a letter to the editor about this of your local newspaper.

This Letter to Attorney General Greg Abbott from Public Citizen provides more details as to the safety issues.

Lots of background information and maps about how East Texas is affected are here: TexasPipelineWatch.org.

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