Houston Chronicle: Elkins’ Conflict

October 22, 2014

Anyone with even a tinge of Texas rural knows that foxes occasionally find their way into henhouses, although it’s unusual to offer the intruder a key and grant him oversight over the defenseless occupants. For that bit of foolishness, Texans can look to Austin, where state Rep. Gary Elkins, R-Houston, has worked assiduously during the past two legislative sessions to thwart legislation that would regulate payday lending stores.  Read more here.