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None Dare Call It Politics: Anatomy of a Witch Hunt, Part 3

On November 4, 2014, when the 51-year-old Ken Paxton was triumphantly elected Attorney General of Texas, defeating his Democrat opponent, the euphoniously named Sam Houston, by over 20 percentage points, the conservative movement in the Lone Star State had a new rising star. Paxton’s enemies were worried; the Tea Party favorite, an impressive University of Virginia law school graduate, seemed bound for the Governor’s mansion, a prospect that made the state’s centrist GOP Establishment aghast. Paxton’s political career had been nothing short of meteoric. First elected to public office in 2002 with the support of grass-roots activists and evangelicals, Paxton represented his suburban Dallas district in the Texas House of Representatives for a decade before winning a coveted promotion to the exclusive 31-member Texas Senate in 2012.

Anatomy of a Witch Hunt

Part 1: The indictment of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton was procured through deception.

Lone Star Chamber

Texas’s top law officer, Ken Paxton, faces an unjustified legal gauntlet.

Racial Quotas at the Texas Bar Are Illegal and Unwise

No white males need apply for an opening on the state bar’s board. Those seats are reserved for minorities.

A Lawless Labor Agenda

In prior posts, I looked at the pro-union agenda of the Obama administration’s National Labor Relations Board, and the anti-employer policies undertaken by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, and Department of Labor. The leadership of the Department by Thomas Perez deserves a closer look, for Secretary Perez has brazenly promoted the objectives of organized labor at the expense of the rule of law.

Brent Coon & Associates named Best Law Firm for 2016 by U.S. News & World Report

BEAUMONT – National law firm Brent Coon & Associates has been named as a Best Law Firm of 2016 by U.S. News & World Report.

Beaumont's daily paper: The Brent Coon Enterprise

It looks like congratulations are in order for Brent Coon.How do we know? Because Brent Coon told us so.  Not directly, of course, but through his publicity firm, The Beaumont Enterprise.The editors at the Enterprise do not officially act in the capacity of press agents for Coon, but they might as well. He sends a press release and they print it, verbatim.