Texas Speaker Joe Straus is doing a good job

As a member of the Texas House of Representatives, I am approached often with questions on a wide variety of issues affecting our state. A recurring topic is leadership — specifically, Speaker Joe Straus and my opinion of his leadership in the Texas Legislature. Since taking the oath of office on Dec. 23, 2011, I […]

Texas Future “A” Rated Conservative

I am very proud of this designation from TexasFuture.com. Texas is a great place to live, work, and raise a family because our elected officials have made tough decisions over the years – decisions about our education, business, and economic infrastructure. We recognize your state representative, JOHN RANEY, for his work during the 83rd Legislature […]

Honored by Texas A&M

Texas A&M University Chancellor John Sharp honored the Brazos Valley legislators with awards for our work during the 83rd legislative session. Senator Charles Schwertner, Representative Kyle Kacal and I were each presented with a beautiful glass plaque in gratitude of our support of higher education and Texas A&M University. The presentation took place during the Texas Tribune TribLive […]