Earmarks is not a bad word
Reps. Gene Green and Al Green have made similar complaints about their inability to direct funding to Houston flood-control efforts because of the earmark ban. "The lack of the ability for an individual congressman to try to help his own district in ...
Call for cooperation at Houston business meeting - USA ...
Bilateral economic cooperation between the US and China was emphasized by political and business leaders at a Houston business gathering.
Call for cooperation at Houston business meeting - Ecns.cn
Confucius center for culture marks Houston opening
US Congressman Al Green, recalling the recommendation of Dawn Lin, a longtime civic leader in the Chinese community, had crafted a resolution in the House to recognize Confucius as a Chinese philosopher. Confucius is not only important in Chinese ...
Texas' congressional representatives have good night
Al Green, the Democrat who's represented the 9th District since 2005, won easily against Republican challenger Jeff Martin. U.S. Rep. Mike McCaul, a Republican, will continue representing the 10th District after defeating Democrat Tawana W. Cadien and ...