Please join us.  Unless otherwise noted, meetings are held at 6:30 PM on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at the West Texas Training Center (Howard College),  3501 N. US Highway 67, San Angelo 76905

SATP December 10, 2019 program 

December 10, The San Angelo TEA Party will hold their Christmas Party, Zentner’s Daughter, 1901 Knickerbocker Rd, 6:30 PM.  Everyone is welcome.  Dutch treat.

FISCAL RESPONSIBILITY INDEX

The Fiscal Responsibility Index is a measurement of how lawmakers perform on size and role of government issues. Texans for Fiscal Responsibility uses exemplar votes on core budget and free enterprise issues that demonstrate legislators’ governing philosophy.

The public — including lawmakers — are notified in advance of TFR’s position on the issues to be rated, and prior to votes taken on the floor.

See your representative’s score:  https://index.empowertexans.com/

Do you understand what the Electoral College is? 

Or how it works? 

Or why America uses it to elect its presidents instead of just using a straight popular vote?       https://youtu.be/V6s7jB6-GoU

Nov 5, 2019: Ten Proposed Texas Constitution Amendments

November 5th, 2019 all registered voters residing in Texas will have an opportunity to act as citizen legislators and cast a ballot “FOR” or “AGAINST” ten proposed amendments to our Texas Constitution.  Ballot wording doesn’t allow space to fully inform a voter on the specific government action.  This article will attempt to offer some of that missing information.

Local Government Meetings

San Angelo City Council Meetings

The City Council meets twice a month. Meetings are open to the public and are held on the first and third Tuesday of the month at 8:30 a.m. at the McNease Convention Center, 501 Rio Concho Drive.

Tom Green County Commissioners 

The Commissioners meet every Tuesday, 8:30 a.m., 113 West Beauregard Blvd., 2nd floor of the Edd B. Keyes Building

SAISD
Pre-agenda work sessions are held on the second Monday of each month and regular meetings on the third Monday of each month. All meetings begin at 5:30 p.m in the Administrative Building Boardroom, 1621 University Avenue.

Wall ISD 

Regular School Board Meetings are held the second Tuesday or Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the Wall ISD Administration Building, 8065 Loop 570, Wall. 

Grape Creek ISD

Board of Education meets at 6:30 p.m. the second Monday of each month in the community room at the Administration Building, 8207 U.S. Hwy. 87 North.

Hillsdale College Online Courses

“Congress: How It Worked and Why It Doesn’t”

That’s why Hillsdale has become a national leader in free online courses. In fact, we average more than 1,000 enrollments per day across all our courses. And our most popular course—“Constitution 101”—now has more than 800,000 students around the world.

You’ll study with the same Hillsdale faculty who teach on our campus. It’s a great way to experience aspects of Hillsdale’s Core Curriculum, as well as learn from some of today’s best teacher-scholars in the fields of politics, history, economics, and English.

$5.2 Trillion Of Government Pension Debt Threatens To Overwhelm State Budgets, Taxpayers

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“ALL POLITICAL POWER IS INHERENT IN THE  PEOPLE, AND ALL FREE GOVERNMENTS ARE  FOUNDED ON THEIR AUTHORITY, AND  INSTITUTED FOR THEIR BENEFIT.”   

(Texas Constitution Article 1, Section 2)