“At Attention!”: An Interview with Washington’s Commander Johnson and Master Chief Freeman

By: Brian Dimas & James Powell The Booker T. Washington ROTC cadet class is growing in number, proficiency and potential.  Let’s take a moment to chat with Commander Lamar Johnson and Master Chief Stacy Freeman. On the New Cadets: Commander Johnson believes that this year’s company of cadets is on par with those of the…

Harris County Commissioner Gene L. Locke Calls for Jail Reform, Demands Answers and Immediate Action from Sheriff Ron Hickman

Harris County Commissioner Gene L. Locke said today he is stunned to hear about the recent inmate deaths in the Harris County Jail, including four who died since May 2015 following assaults or head trauma. “Any in-custody death is unacceptable, and to hear that four people died while in jail awaiting trial in Harris County…

109 YEAR OLD EMMA PRIMAS GOES TO WASHINGTON

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee invites Emma Primas to meet President Barack Obama Washington, DC – Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee released the following statement after hosting 109 year old Emma Primas in Washington, DC today during today’s Easter Prayer Breakfast at the : Washington, DC – Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee released the following statement after hosting…

“Campus Carry” & “Open Carry” Bills

AUSTIN – Senator Rodney Ellis (D-Houston), Vice Chair of the Senate Committee on State Affairs, released the following statement today regarding the Committee’s hearing on SB 11 and SB 17, the so-called “campus carry” and “open carry” bills: “There are an endless number of more pressing challenges facing this legislature, from investing in and improving…