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Archive for September, 2007

TxDOT claims its out of money for new lanes/roads – how ’bout they stop using their $ for ads!

Friday, September 28th, 2007

Link to article in DMN here and Express-News here. Earth to TxDOT…how about you stop spending what money you do have on advertising and lobbying? Of course, Dallas government officials see the new toll tax windfall soon to be collected by the NTTA on the 675 miles of new toll lanes planned in DFW as […]

Bandera Rd doesn’t need tolls, community group concludes

Thursday, September 27th, 2007

Link to article here. It’s once again, very clear that the Alamo RMA, the tolling authority, WILL NOT listen to the community. They exist to toll roads, period. They’re paid NOT to consider other alternatives, regardless of what the community wants! They’ll pretend otherwise, but it’s been made clear in countless public statements by the […]

Goode: Bush wants North American Union to increase profits for corporations

Tuesday, September 25th, 2007

Link to article here. Rep. Virgil Goode says below: “We are giving away the country so a few very rich people can get richer.” Goode stressed that the Bush administration supports both a NAU regional government and a NAFTA Superhighway system. Congress debate begins on North America Union Resolution calls for end of NAFTA superhighway, […]

Sparks fly at MPO as McNeil strips agenda item repudiating TxDOT’s ad campaign

Monday, September 24th, 2007

Link to YouTube video of the knock em out drag em out between David Leibowitz, Carlos Uresti, Tommy Adkisson and pro-toll, pro-TxDOT McNeil. Uresti finishes her off in this YouTube edition. For those who believed the City Councilmembers when they claimed who was the next Chair of the MPO didn’t have anything to do with […]

No restraining order, but case to STOP TxDOT’s lobbying moves forward

Monday, September 24th, 2007

Link to AP article here. Also, another article and our press release below… Judge denies activist’s request to stop toll road campaign The Associated Press as it appeared in the Star-Telegram September 25, 2007 Related Content http://www.mysanantonio.com AUSTIN — A judge has refused a toll road opponent’s request to block the Texas Department of Transportation […]

Sad days for highway department

Sunday, September 23rd, 2007

Link to article here. I don’t feel even a tad sorry for the leadership of TxDOT! They’ve brought this upon themselves and they need to live with the consequences. Politicians have been “kissing their rings” for far too long….the jig is up and the PEOPLE of this great State will work tirelessly to take our […]

NAFTA superhighway rail element already underway in Canada

Sunday, September 23rd, 2007

Link to article here. Port sparks NAFTA super-railway challenge Another national line plans ‘Asian gateway’ to North America By Jerome R. Corsi September 19, 2007 © 2007 WorldNetDaily.com Canadian National railway’s North America logo With the focused development of the port in Prince Rupert, British Columbia, as an official “Asian Gateway,” Canadian National is positioned […]

TxDOT irks local officials as it pursues giving 1604 to private entity

Saturday, September 22nd, 2007

Link to article here. Once again, TxDOT flouts the LAW, this time SB 792, which put 281 and 1604 under the private toll moratorium. TxDOT has no use for the law, so it’s seeking to go around it against the will of the Legislature and our local officials. At best, they’re burning every bridge they […]

Giuliani’s ties to Cintra getting noticed by ABC News

Saturday, September 22nd, 2007

We put out this information earlier in the year and the mainstream press is beginning to pick-up on Rudy Giuliani’s conflicts of interests and deep ties to a controversial public policy gripping the nation, superhighways in the hands of foreign companies to benefit multi-national corporations through a massive influx of imports from China. Giuliani’s going […]

Mexican official urges North American Union be formed quickly

Friday, September 21st, 2007

Link to article here. Mexican official urges North American Union Tells Denver trade conference EU is ‘model we need to follow quickly’ By Michael Howe © 2007 WorldNetDaily.com September 21, 2007 Mayor Evaristo Lenin Perez of Ciudad Acuna, Mexico At a Denver conference on intercontinental trade corridors, a Mexican mayor called for a swift move […]

   
   

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