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SAWS got a well deserved spanking

SAWS got a well deserved spanking yesterday at the Natural Resources Committee hearing, using public dollars for water and wallet grabs. URGENT calls needed through Friday! Both public (@SAWS) and private partners of the Vista Ridge/San Antone Hose got a wake up call yesterday at the Natural Resources Committee hearing on House Bill 1066. Judith McGeary, Milam County landowner and Executive Director of the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance (FARFA), came to ask for these modest amendments in the bill[…]

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Thank you, Mark Cuban, shark for democracy

Mark Cuban, shark for democracy

Thank you, Mark Cuban, shark for democracy, who retweeted Texans for Voter Choice’s tweet about Our Land, Our Water, Our Democracy Lobby Day tomorrow (Tuesday, March 5th) to 7.7 million Americans! Cuban, a business shark for democracy, provided a stark contrast to industry testimony at the eminent domain hearing today. Start watching at about 2 hours and 24 minutes and you’ll see. We hope to SEE you tomorrow (Tues., Mar. 5), but if you cannot make it, it’s being streamed[…]

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Late notice eminent domain hearing Monday

Eminent Domain Hearing Monday!

I know it’s short notice but we just learned that the omnibus bill that Senator Kolkhorst authored is up in State Affairs in the Senate Chamber at 9 am this coming Monday March 4. Though it is several bills down on the list, this omnibus bill can be moved to the front of the line and be first up on Monday.

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Lobby Day for Independents March 5

Before Independent’s Lobby Day

BEFORE INDEPENDENT’S LOBBY DAY March 5 in Austin (click on Gridzilla for details ) we urge your attendance at these events in Bastrop &/or San Antonio! Not close enough for you to attend? We’ll come to you. Just give us a call at 512-213-4511. ►This Saturday, February 23, 5 to 7 pm, Simsboro Aquifer Water Defense Fund community meeting focuses on the LCRA water grab, at the Bastrop Library, 1100 Church Street. Details here. Keynote speaker, James Murphy, Esq., is[…]

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