Democrats banding together after a hard loss.

Texans remain Battle “Red”

The midterm elections for 2014 proved to be an extremely disappointing night for the Democratic Party all over the country. Texas continued to be a “red” state despite the heavy campaigning and desire to turn “purple” or “blue”. Attorney General Greg Abbott beat State Senator Wendy Davis by a 4% margin. His overall total votes…

Dorris Ellis

Post Election Day Editorial: We are not there yet ?

Why do voters stay home? Why do voters allow others to carry the heavy weight of government? Have the democrats given up hope? Do democrats have a qualified field of candidates who can motivate the constituents? Do democrats know how to engage the absent voter? The disenfranchised voter is in a major funk. On the…

State Senator Wendy Davis

Houston Sun’s Election Guide, Endorsements

The Houston Sun endorses Wendy Davis for Governor of Texas. State Senator Wendy Davis will reinvigorate Texas and bring out the true nature of the Lone Star State. Strength, courage and integrity are characteristics of Davis and the values she will bring to the governor’s office. Davis’ story is one that many modern women have…

Houston Texans quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick  waves to loyal Texans fans.

Battle red Texans fall to green Eagles 31-21

    The Texans charged into NRG Stadium with their Battle Red jerseys on and blazing and ready for business against the Philadelphia Eagles.  This was the Texans fourth home game and even though the weather outside was picture perfect at 72 degrees mildly cool and sunny.  Management elected not to open the stadium to…

Light of Justice:Texas Defender Service

            Since 1995, The Texas Defender Service (TDS) has sought to articulate the message that the criminal justice system in the second largest state in the nation should be fair and just.  In addition, its mission is also to educate the public about the flaws in the Texas death penalty system.      At…

Early Vote starts today Oct. 20

The midterm elections are here and the Early Voting process starts today, October 20th. Voters need their identification card and their voter registration card. Remember it is important that your ID and your voter registration card match with all of your information or you will not be able to vote. For polling locations and further…