The Chappaqua Case: The Feds Muscle In on Local Zoning Laws

HUD has rewritten the definition of “fair housing.”

Howard Husock National Review 7/30/2015

Here’s a question for Hillary Clinton: Should a U.S. attorney threaten a county with more than $1 million in fines if it refuses to pressure local officials to approve a housing development?

The issue is not at all hypothetical. It’s front and […]

Cruz Votes Against Castro, Cornyn Votes for Him

Bob Price Breitbart.com Breitbart Texas 10 Jul 2014

HOUSTON, Texas—U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) joined 17 other Republicans in voting for the confirmation of San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro to be the next Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). U.S. Senator Ted Cruz joined 25 other Republicans in voting against the confirmation…

…Cornyn did […]

Why Julian and Joaquin Castro could be worse than Fidel and Raul

Josh Berstein Phoenix Political Buzz Examiner 5/25/2014

…“Chicano is our identity. It defines who we are as a people. We reject the notion that we should assimilate into the White Anglo-American melting pot. Aztlan was the legendary homeland of the Aztecas. It became synonymous with the vast territories of the Southwest that were brutally stolen […]

NY Times: Obama Intends to Pick Hispanic Texas Mayor Who Delivered Democratic Convention Keynote for Cabinet Post

Dave Urbanski The Blaze 5/17/2014

President Obama intends to pick San Antonio, Texas Mayor Julian Castro — who delivered the crucial keynote address at the 2012 Democratic National Convention — as the secretary of housing and urban development, the New York Times reported, citing Democrats informed about the situation.

Putting 39-year-old Julian Castro in the […]