Best Valentine’s Day of Your Life

Best Valentine’s Day of Your Life

Today is a unique day.  It's appropriate that as Lent begins this Ash Wednesday and we remember that this year's “ashes to ashes and dust to dust” also happens to fall on Valentine's Day, that we celebrate Love.  Because there is no greater love than...

2018 Candidate Fair & Straw Poll

Hunters and non-hunters alike love Duck Commander merchandise.  If you would like to get your own, please come by and see me this Saturday, February 3rd at the Hurst Conference Center.  I'd love to meet you and answer any questions while you're there! Use...
The 2nd Amendment

The 2nd Amendment

My life's rhythms have ebbed and flowed to the tides of hunting seasons – squirrel season, duck season, deer season.  Most weekday evenings my dad would spend making sure his equipment was ready; knives were sharpened and rifles were cleaned; camo and waders were...
Being the hands of God

Being the hands of God

When I think about “life” and what it means, I remember back to the dawn of the new millenium, when I delivered my second son.  We had gone to Baylor Irving Hospital to be induced into labor early on a weekday morning.  My doctor was there and explained to me that the...
Great News on Finance Reports

Great News on Finance Reports

Thank you to everyone that has helped us so far with the campaign. The January Semi-Annual Finance Filing Reports are finally out and I’m thrilled to state that our campaign is reporting 2 1/2 times the Cash On Hand of any other candidate. On Social Media, we...
A Conservative Voice for Property Tax Reduction

A Conservative Voice for Property Tax Reduction

The Tax Assessor-Collector does not prescribe property values; the Tarrant Appraisal District does that, but the Tax Assessor-Collector is a non-voting member of the Appraisal District and has a voice in advocating for the taxpayers.  Everyone wants their property...
Thinking about MLK Jr

Thinking about MLK Jr

On his 89th birthday, I am thinking about Martin Luther King Jr.  and his legacy in our country.  What immediately comes to mind is the march on Washington, D.C., in 1963, and the famous lines of the well-known speech we all know.  However, I don't want to quote...
Fort Worth Republican Women’s Forum

Fort Worth Republican Women’s Forum

The following is a recap of Trasa's address to the Fort Worth Republican Women's 2nd Saturday Breakfast Forum — Howdy, everybody! My name is Trasa Robertson Cobern, and I'm running to be your next Tarrant County Tax Assessor-Collector.  I would like you...
Tarrant Star Republican Women Forum

Tarrant Star Republican Women Forum

The following is a recap of Trasa's address to the Tarrant Star Republican Women — Hi, I'm Trasa Robertson Cobern, and I would love to tell you a little bit more about me and my background, my education, and my family values.  I'd love to tell you more...
Service with the Biggest Payoffs

Service with the Biggest Payoffs

“It should be your care, therefore, and mine, to elevate the minds of our children and exalt their courage,” said Founding Father John Adams.  His message is that it's our collective responsibility as a society to care for and educate children, because they are...