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Sunday, May 27, 2018

Who Is, The Man Behind The Curtain?

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC), HCC’s accrediting agency, wants to know if the Governing Board at HCC: “…is controlled by a minority of board members or by organizations or institutions separate from it.”  The college responded to SACSCOC...

Chancellor’s Friend Receives $787,000.00 Contract

Most would agree that “lobbying” is the intent to influence decisions of groups whether government or business.  Government is supposed to be transparent, more...

The Sadducees and Pharisees Buy Another Vote

There is a very popular quote among the political class regarding politics and sausage.  Changing the quote a bit, “Campaign Financing is like making...

RETURNED CHECK

In today’s world of media, politicians, and pundits, where the majority misrepresents to the point of deceit, the only crime is getting caught.  In...

The Sadducees and the Pharisees and the Chancellor

In a stunning and intense behind closed doors lobbying effort by the Greater Houston Partnership’s (GHP) Houston Business-Education Coalition-PAC (HBEC-PAC) led by Jonathan Day,...

Feasting at the Expense of the Taxpayers

When I was elected to the Board of Trustees at Houston Community College (HCC), I remembered growing up thinking that full knowledge would be...

Adrianna Tamez, the $46,000.00 Trustee

“Karun Streerama has accomplished much in Houston as businessman and involved citizen. I am sure he will continue to be an asset to our...

Investigation or Whitewash (Clean-up or Cover-up)

Vidal Martinez Reviewing Zeph Capo’s campaign finance reports below, we see the usual establishment suspects contributing money for influence.  “Pay to Play”.  Who’s paying and...

“I’ll Make You a Millionaire” – Chris Oliver

Attached is a “PUBLIC DOCUMENT” for your consideration.  Pages 12,13, &14 are the meat of the document. Lines 16, 17, & 18 on page...

Open Letter to Chris Oliver

Chris, I am writing to you as an individual and as a friend.  I am not writing on behalf of the Houston Community College (HCC)...

Is There Honor Among Thieves?

For centuries, Christians and Jews have modeled the Ten Commandments, especially “Thou shall not steal”.  Regretfully, we learn that another public official has let...

Truth is a Demure Lady

“Truth is a demure lady, much too ladylike to knock you on your head and drag you to her cave.  She is there, but...

Vince Ryan On the Wrong Side of Justice, Again!

Alexander the Great once said, “I am not afraid of an army led by a sheep; I am more afraid of an army of...

Charlatan or Carpetbagger

CHARLATAN or CARPETBAGGER June 26, 2017 By Dave Wilson Some say the measure of character is charity or teaching or counsel or adversity.  At HCC, Trustees...

SHOULD THERE BE A HIRING FREEZE AT HCC?

SHOULD THERE BE A HIRING FREEZE AT HCC? June 15, 2017 By Dave Wilson Chancellor Cesar Maldonado continues to hire at Houston Community College (HCC) at...

ENROLLMENT DOWN, BUDGET UP

ENROLLMENT DOWN, BUDGET UP June 12, 2017 By Dave Wilson Chancellor Cesar Maldonado rolled out his $348,254,943.00 Houston Community College (HCC) proposed unrestricted expenditure budget for...

Does Adriana Tamez live in District III

Does Adriana Tamez Live in District III June 5, 2017 By Dave Wilson     "The truth will make you free but first it will make you miserable",...

Why did Chuck Smith Abruptly Resign

Why Did Chuck Smith Abruptly Resign? May 22, 2017 The Mourning Bride As you’ll answer it, take heed This Slave commit no Violence upon Himself.  I’ve been deceiv’d.  The...

A Moment in History

A Moment in History May 21, 2017 By Dave Wilson At the Houston Community College (HCC) graduation ceremony on May 13, 2017 at 1:00pm, Congresswoman Sheila...

Does Adriana Tamez Live in Her District

DOES ADRIANA TAMEZ LIVE IN HER DISTRICT? May 17, 2017 By Dave Wilson    Does she live in the house pictured on the left located at 4436...

Is This Perjury

Is this Perjury? May 16, 2017 By Dave Wilson      On April 13, 2017 from 3:00pm – 4:00pm at a Special Meeting of the HCC Board of...

Culture Eats Change for Breakfast

Culture Eats Change for Breakfast May 15, 2017  By Dave Wilson Culture is everything. Culture is the ultimate competitive advantage. Culture is being shocked by secular aggression,...

Culture Change

Culture Change May 5, 2017  By Dave Wilson The “Let’s buy land and build another building” culture in the Houston Community College (HCC) board room needs...

How to Squander Half a Million Dollars

How to squander half a million dollars ($500,000.00) on a table! CORRECTION: ONLY $479,329.00 April 28, 2017 By Dave Wilson   OLD TABLE LEFT and NEW TABLE RIGHT In the...

Robbin’ the Hood

Robbin' the Hood April 25, 2017 By Dave Wilson In a surprise move by the Houston Community College (HCC) Board Chair, Eva Loredo, pulled action item...