Bill King ethics reforms will bring sunshine to city hall

Bill King ethics reforms will bring sunshine to city hall

HOUSTON – Mayoral Candidate Bill King has unveiled a sweeping package of ethics reforms designed to safeguard against corruption and increase accountability and transparency within Houston city government. “Everywhere I travel across this city, people are fed up...
Sometimes the Difference Between Winning and Losing is Showing Up

Sometimes the Difference Between Winning and Losing is Showing Up

As we approach the 18 month anniversary of Harvey next week, I am struck by how little we have actually accomplished in terms of flood mitigation. And as the election season heats up, I am also forced to wonder whether changes at City Hall could accelerate the effort....
ICYMI: Turner’s problems with police, Prop B and potholes

ICYMI: Turner’s problems with police, Prop B and potholes

Sylvester Turner is coming off the weekend with three stories that highlight his stunning lack of leadership as mayor. First, KPRC uncovered new evidence that led Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo to admit one of his officers lied on a court document that resulted in a...
Bill King launches mayoral campaign pledging to #CLEANUPCITYHALL

Bill King launches mayoral campaign pledging to #CLEANUPCITYHALL

With the battle cry “clean up city hall,” businessman, columnist and former FOX 26 News contributor Bill King officially launched his bid to be Houston’s next mayor, lashing out at the incumbent to whom he lost in the last election by less than 4,000...
For Houston, election season is pothole season

For Houston, election season is pothole season

Though northern cities often have annual pothole seasons following the spring thaw, Houston’s typically comes around just in time for mayoral elections. Mayor Sylvester Turner on Monday encouraged residents to report potholes, citing a lower number of calls to 311...