Ralph Hall Newswire

Ralph Hall Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ralph Hall.

Results 1 - 20 of 27 in Ralph Hall

  1. Texas takes EPA fight to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2011 | Examiner.com

    ... Texas, that is opposite of a stable and predictable regulatory framework", said David Campbell. Congressman Ralph Hall (R-TX), chairman of the House Science, Space and Technology Committee, is also critical of the new EPA rule. "Less than a year ...

    Comment?

  2. Failure to pass America COMPETES Act is a serious threat to American technological leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... this bill. Yet even his support did not help to get enough votes from Republicans. Party politics spearheaded by Ralph Hall of Texas, who heads the committee's Republican minority, has killed this legislation. As other countries increase their ...

    Comment?

  3. Failure to pass America COMPETES Act is a serious threat to American technological leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... this bill. Yet even his support did not help to get enough votes from Republicans. Party politics spearheaded by Ralph Hall of Texas, who heads the committee's Republican minority, has killed this legislation. As other countries increase their ...

    Comment?

  4. State lawmakers make coordinated push for robust privacy safeguardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Christian Science Monitor

    The American Civil Liberties Union worked with Republican and Democratic state lawmakers nationwide to advocate for legislation to strengthen privacy protections for students, consumers, and employees. Republican and Democratic legislators from 16 states and the District of Columbia advocated on Wednesday for legislation to strengthen privacy safeguards for employees and students as well as to curtail the growing use of surveillance technology.

    Comment?

  5. Analysis: Lots of Traps on Texas Primary Election BallotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... in the Republican race for the state's 4th Congressional District. He might benefit from the 34-year tenure of Ralph Hall , defeated in the same primary and sent home two years ago. Can voters used to casting ballots for a Hall tell one Hall from ...

    Comment?

  6. United States Republican war on scienceRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Dear Kitty

    ... will vote on all chairmanships Wednesday and is expected to ratify the steering panel's choices." We thought Ralph Hall would be the end of laughably inappropriate leaders chairing the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology. Wrong. Lamar ...

    Comment?

  7. Here Are Four Texas U.S. House Races to Keep an Eye onRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... other House districts that a challenger could surprise an incumbent - like John Ratcliffe 's defeat of incumbent Ralph Hall in 2014. Anything can happen between now and the March 1 primary and then before the November general election. And we'll ...

    Comment?

  8. Tea party aims for establishment GOP's seats in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | Dallas Morning News

    ... trying to break through. And they are encouraged by the 2014 victory of John Ratcliffe over longtime incumbent Ralph Hall in a Rockwall-based district and the downing of former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Virginia in a primary last year. ...

    Comment?

  9. December 7: The Day 'All Hell Broke Loose'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | The Atlantic

    ... Congress no longer has a World War II veteran in its ranks. Michigan Democrat John Dingell and Texas Republican Ralph Hall, both veterans of the war, retired last year. During my stint as a political reporter, I covered the Hawaii delegation at a ...

    Comment?

  10. Texans Pitch In to Support New Colleague RatcliffeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... very quickly," Ratcliffe said of the donations. During a hard-fought 2014 primary and runoff with U.S. Rep. Ralph Hall , the dean of the Texas delegation and a beloved figure in his party, Ratcliffe funded much of his own campaign with massive ...

    Comment?

  11. Texas Rep. Louie Gohmert really wants to put gays on their ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... 3rd District, including parts of Dallas, and has a net worth between $17,003 and $80,000. (House Rank: 392) Rep. Ralph Hall, (R) represents Texas' 4th District, including parts of Dallas-Fort Worth, and has a net worth between $1,200,006 and ...

    Comment?

  12. Austin City Hall is shown on Election Day on Nov. 5, 2013.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | Texas Tribune

    ... in politics, but runoff challengers have knocked off some incumbents in recent years, like Republicans U.S. Rep. Ralph Hall of Rockwall, Dewhurst, State Sen. Bob Deuell of Greenville and state Rep. Stefani Carter of Dallas in 2014, and state Sen. ...

    Comment?

  13. Analysis: Winning by Packing the BallotRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... to find themselves forced into runoffs and surprised again when the runoff voters sent them packing: U.S. Rep. Ralph Hall , R-Rockwall, Dewhurst and state Sen. Bob Deuell , R-Greenville, were among those. Others survived busy primaries. State Rep. ...

    Comment?

  14. Analysis: Winning by Packing the BallotRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | Texas Tribune

    ... to find themselves forced into runoffs and surprised again when the runoff voters sent them packing: U.S. Rep. Ralph Hall , R-Rockwall, Dewhurst and state Sen. Bob Deuell , R-Greenville, were among those. Others survived busy primaries. State Rep. ...

    Comment?

  15. Neugebauer to step down in CD19Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | Off the Kuff

    ... Gonzalez, who retired in 2012, left on their own terms. Tom DeLay resigned in 2006 under the cloud of indictment. Ralph Hall (2014) and Silvestre Reyes (2012) lost in primaries, while Henry Bonilla (2006), Chet Edwards (2010), and Solomon Ortiz ...

    Comment?

  16. Pierce: GOP planning a secreta retirement switchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    The House Democratic leadership held a press conference on Thursday to discuss a "secret" Republican plan to switch to a defined contribution retirement system, either as part of the state budget deal or a separate bill this session. Pierce, D-Scotland, is a Democratic conference chairman.

    Comment?

  17. TWDB approves $3.9 billion in SWIFT financial assistanceRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | The Bandera County Courier

    ... represented in the SWIFT applications," said TWDB Board member Carlos Rubinstein. "One of those projects, Lake Ralph Hall, is the first reservoir permitted by the State of Texas since 1985 and an important water supply strategy for North Texas." ...

    Comment?

  18. TWDB approves $3.9 billion in SWIFT financial assistanceRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | The Bandera County Courier

    ... represented in the SWIFT applications," said TWDB Board member Carlos Rubinstein. "One of those projects, Lake Ralph Hall, is the first reservoir permitted by the State of Texas since 1985 and an important water supply strategy for North Texas." ...

    Comment?

  19. When Fear on the Right Is Trumped by Fear of SelfRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Roll Call

    Ellmers is one of the few members of the House GOP Conference facing a Republican primary. But the party has little to worry about.

    Comment?

  20. Congressman Ralph Hall waves to the crowd at Frisco 2008 community parade.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Texas Tribune

    With 25 Republicans in the U.S. House and a vibrant conservative presence back home, Texas would seem a target-rich setting for the Tea Party to dislodge long-time establishment Republicans from Congress. But it hasn't had much luck so far ousting Texas incumbents, a testament, observers and insiders say, to the powers of office and spiraling costs of congressional campaigns.

    Comment?