Over the years, the country’s healthcare system has been a hot political topic. This remains true here in the second largest state in the nation. Political Analyst Dallas Jones and Gary Polland are joined with Dr. Umair Shaw, the Executive Director for Harris County Public Health, and David Balat, Director of Right on Healthcare for the Texas Public Policy Foundation, on this episode of Red, White & Blue to discuss how healthcare works in Texas and explore ideas on how to make it more efficient for all Texans.
Political Analyst Dallas Jones joined Gary Polland in this episode of Red, White & Blue to discuss the challenges and opportunities the City of Houston faces in terms of growth with Houston City Controller Chris Brown and Dr. Bruce Race, a professor of architecture at the University of Houston.
Democratic Strategist Dallas Jones spoke with FOX 26 Houston to discuss the bumpy relationship the late First Lady Barbara Bush had with the current Republican Party and President Donald Trump. It’s important that we adhere to First Lady Bush’s thoughts and concerns from her biography “The Matriarch” as we look for new leadership in the 2020 election.
Houston Public Media’s Red White & Blue: Co-hosts Dallas Jones and Jay Aiyer discuss the state of public education with guests Dr. Jasmine Jenkins (Executive Director, Houstonians for Greater Public Schools), Daniel Rodriguez (Houston ISD Student Congress), and Andy Canales (Executive Director, Greater Houston at Latinos for Education). Be sure to watch the episode to get insight on the state of Houston ISD and progresses being made on the state level for public education during the 86th Texas Legislative Session.
Houston Public Media’s Red White & Blue: Democratic Analyst Dallas Jones and co-host Jay Aiyer discussed the relationship between U.S. and Mexico following President Trump’s State of the Union address last week. They were joined by guests Dr. Tony Payan (Director of the Mexico Center at Rice University’s Baker Institute) and Dr. Laura Murillo (President/CEO at the Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce).
Houston Public Media’s Red White & Blue: Housing After Hurricane Harvey – Democratic Analyst Dallas Jones co-hosts this episode with Jay Aiyer to discuss the issue with guests Tom McCasland (Director of Housing and Community Development – City of Houston) and Daphne Lemelle (Community Development Director – Harris County Community Service Department).
Democratic Analyst Dallas Jones sat down with Isiah Carey on the Isiah Factor Uncensored to discuss the recent allegations against Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee. It’s important to note all the facts have not surfaced, and we must not rush to judgment based off of heresy. Congresswoman Jackson Lee has been a champion for women’s rights and issues, and her actions while in office have proven that.
Instead of worrying about funding a border wall, the President should be more concerned with the country’s flailing economy, the Stock Market that dropped by 600 points this week, and the 400,000+ federal employees who haven’t received pay. Democratic Strategist Dallas Jones visits Fox 26 Houston to discuss the Government Shutdown.
Democratic Strategist Dallas Jones sat down with Fox 26 Houston to discuss President Trump’s MAGA Rally in Houston and its potential effects on the state’s Senate Race between Senator Ted Cruz and Congressman Beto O’Rourke.
Democratic Strategist Dallas Jones joins Fox 26 Houston to discuss the Senate Showdown, as polls are tightening between Ted Cruz and Beto O’Rourke. Strategists also discussed the upcoming confirmation hearing of Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
Justice Anthony Kennedy announced he will be retiring from the Supreme Court at the end of next month. He’s been the swing vote in many prominent cases such as Roe v. Wade. With his departure, President #Trump will be able to appoint a more conservative justice, transforming the Supreme Court for decades to come. Check out Democratic Strategist Dallas Jones on Fox 26 Houston discussing the latest.
Democratic strategist Dallas Jones visited Fox 26 Houston to discuss what’s been happening on our southern border. He believes that a country that polices the world should police itself first. Those of us that remain silent on this issue and others share a part of the responsibility. Why? Because we too are of this country and most of you reading this are descendants of people that fought to make this country as good as it’s promise. We can do better.
Over the Memorial Day Weekend, Democratic Strategist Dallas Jones discussed the possibility of a U.S.-North Korea Summit with Jose Grinan on Fox 26 Houston. This summit will host talks of denuclearizing North Korea and will be the closest a U.S. president has sat with the leader of North Korea.
With the Santa Fe High School shooting being the 22nd school shooting in 2018, our lawmakers must understand gun reform is not a partisan issue; it is an issue on how we can best protect our children and schools. We must ensure the safety of the American people from the guns we have. Check out Political Analyst Dallas S. Jones on Fox 26 Houston, having a tough discussion on guns and school safety.
Political Analyst Dallas Jones joined Fox 26 Houston to discuss Rudy Giuliani joining President Trump’s legal team, New polls showing tighter race between #Beto and #Cruz, and Remembering First Lady Barbara Bush.
Democratic Political Strategist Dallas S. Jones discusses President #Trump’s latest approval numbers on Fox 26 Houston. Though the president’s approval rating is up 7%, it is still trailing behind where Presidents #Obama and #Reagan where. Some may argue the health of the economy contributes to its increase, while others believe controversies like #StormyDaniels, #Russia, and #NorthKorea truly hurt his ratings.
Elite Change CEO Dallas Jones visits Fox Houston to discuss the recent allegations of President Trump using vulgar language to reference Haiti and Africa during an immigration debate. He also discussed a potential Government Shutdown in the event legislation for DACA has not been solidified by March 18.
Political Analyst Dallas S. Jones recently sat down at Fox News to discuss reactions over the controversial book by Michael Wolff “Fire and Fury” that details the behavior of President Trump and his staff during the 2016 presidential campaign and first year at the White House.
Dallas Jones visits Fox 26 Houston to discuss how President Trump sent out a slew of taunts via Twitter to N. Korean dictator Kim Jong Un over the size of their nuclear buttons and the work Congress has ahead of them.
President Donald Trump delivered Tuesday a doomsday warning to North Korea and mocked its young leader, a pugnacious escalation in rhetoric in a wide-ranging debut address to the United Nations, the world’s foremost diplomatic body.
President Trump will address the nation tonight about his plans in Afghanistan. I believe that not only will the president add troops, but that he’ll also include some tougher demands of the Afghan government to move them towards their own self security. Check out my recent segment on Fox 26 Houston.
Political strategists Dallas Jones and Jacquie Baly sat down with Melissa Wilson and Jose Grinan on Fox 26 Houston to discuss the the new White House Chief of Staff, Attorney General Jeff #Sessions moving to a new position and repealing #Obamacare.
Elite Change, Inc. CEO Dallas Jones recently represented the NAACP Houston Branch as part of a panel of Houston community leaders discussing civil liberties (Civil Liberties Panel with Holocaust Museum Houston).
Post Election Day Roundup Part 4- Political Analysts Dallas Jones, Mustafa Tameez, and Jacquie Baly sit down on FOX 26 Houston with Tom Zizka and Rita Garcia to discuss whether there is a problem with presidential polling.
Elite Change, Inc. CEO Dallas Jones sits down with Melissa Wilson and Tom Zizka on Fox 26 Houston to discuss the recent health scare with Hillary Clinton, the tightening polls and the upcoming debate.
Political Analyst Dallas Jones sits down with Rita Garcia on Fox 26 Houston for the Weekly Political Roundup, discussing Trump campaign reshaping, his courting African American Voters, and his new campaign manager and approach.
Political Analyst Dallas Jones sits down with Melissa Wilson on Fox 26 Houston for the Political Roundup, discussing Trump attacking the media, FBI transcripts in Clinton’s email scandal, American’s choosing not to pick a particular party when voting, and Clinton looking for help from VP Joe Biden.
Elite Change, Inc. CEO Dallas Jones sits down with Melissa Wilson and Tom Zizka on Fox 26 Houston to discuss Donald Trumps choice for Vice President, as well as who is on Hillary Clinton’s short list for Vice President.
Political Analyst Dallas Jones sits down with Jose Grinan on Fox 26 Houston to discuss the Weekend political headlines including Donald Trump & Veterans, Bernie Sanders pressing ahead, and Hillary Clinton’s email problem.
Elite Change, Inc. CEO Dallas Jones sits down with Melissa Wilson on Fox 26 Houston to discuss Jeb Bush getting help from his family– “Bush helping Bush”… Will it make a difference in South Carolina, and more importantly, beyond?
Political Analyst Dallas Jones sits down on Fox 26 Houston with Sally MacDonald to discuss everything we need to know leading into the first week of early voting. What should you bring to the polls? Where can you find polling locations? What is on the ballot? What are the early voting dates?
The U.S. Supreme Court recently upheld the Obamacare grant of tax credits to millions of Americans. The credits were intended to help people on the individual insurance market — chiefly people who don’t have insurance through work — to afford their own policies. Political analyst Dallas Jones discusses the effects of the recent Supreme Court decision on Texans.
Ted Cruz recently made the announcement that he will be running for president in 2016. During his announcement, he made 5 top promises that he’ll adhere to once he’s elected. Political Consultant Dallas Jones appears on Fox 26 to discuss these top 5 promises. The 5 topics include: Taxes and the IRS, The Internet, Obamacare, Immigration, Iran and the Islamic State.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott recently gave his first State of the State Address. The governor laid out an ambitious agenda for the next two years, including an expansion of pre-kindergarten, massive tax cuts and improving roads and traffic conditions. Political Consultant Dallas Jones appears on Fox 26 to touch on key points and give a complete recap.
Recently, there has been a considerable drop in oil prices. This decrease may have a major affect on public policy. Political Consultant Dallas Jones appears on ABC 13 to expand on how the drop in oil prices can or have affected public policy.
Former Houston Mayor Bob Lanier recently passed away. Political Consultant Dallas Jones sits down with ABC 13 to discuss Mayor Lanier’s life and legacy.
A report released by the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday found that the Central Intelligence Agency routinely mislead the White House and Congress about the information it obtained about from the detention and interrogation of terrorism suspects. Political Consultant Dallas Jones sits down with ABC 13 to expand on the new report.
Millions of businesses and individuals could be in luck as the house moves to extend a $45 billion package of expired tax breaks through the end of the year. Political Consultant Dallas Jones sits down with ABC 13 to discuss what the extension means to you.
Local officials in Houston area say they are concerned that incoming state leaders will push for tax relief measures that could limit their ability to meet the needs of of fast-growing urban and suburban areas. During the Fox 26 Money Watch segment, Political Consultant Dallas Jones expands on the state tax changes.
The protest “Hands Up Walk Out” has been organized across the nation to protest police brutality and the recent decision on the Michael Brown decision not to indict the officer involved. Jose Grinan of Fox 26 talks with Political Consultant Dallas Jones about the activism that is taking placing on social media.
Houston City Council delayed a vote once again on regulations for the vehicles-for-hire industry, keeping Uber Technologies Inc. and Lyft Inc.’s legal status in Houston in limbo. Political Consultant Dallas Jones sits down with ABC 13 to expand on the details of the pending decision.
The Texas Democratic Convention recently wrapped in Dallas, TX. Political Consultant Dallas Jones appears on ABC 13 to give an overview of what to expect in the coming months from both Democrats and Republicans.
The results of Texas’ recent primary runoff elections could reveal underlying trends ahead of the November general election in the nation’s largest conservative state. Dallas Jones sits down with ABC 13 to discuss.
“Regarding HERO” : An Op-Ed by Dallas Jones
Houston businesses could face fines for discriminating against customers under a new Human Rights Ordinance proposal unveiled by Mayor Annise Parker. Dallas Jones sits down with ABC 13 to discuss.
“The Greater Good” : An Op-Ed by Dallas Jones
March 31st is the deadline to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act. Political consultant Dallas Jones appears on Fox 26 to explain why the penalties for not signing up could be more than you thought.
“Early Voting in the TX Primary” – Political consultant Dallas Jones explains what we need to know ahead of the Texas primaries
“What Does the Farm Bill Mean to You?” – Political Consultant Dallas Jones sits down with ABC 13 News’ Samica Knight
Dallas Jones on KPRC Channel 2 discussing “Houston’s Record Numbers During Early Voting”
Dallas Jones Speaks to ABC Channel 13 News’ Christine Dobbyn- “Sen. Ted Cruz’s Remark on Obamacare and Email Scammers Upset the Nigerian Community”
“The Debt Ceiling Battle: What It Means To Your Wallet” – Political Consultant Dallas Jones with Fox 26 News’ Jose Grinan
Political Strategist Dallas Jones on ABC Channel 13 – How the Shutdown is Affecting Government Services
“Little Known Facts about the Government Shutdown” – Political Consultant Dallas Jones with Fox 26 News’ Jose Grinan
“No War Chest, But Big Dreams” – Political Consultant Dallas Jones on the Isiah Factor
Political Strategist Dallas Jones on KHOU Channel 11 – Voter Education Segment Part 2 (HISD Bonds)
Political Strategist Dallas Jones On KHOU Channel 11 – Voter Education Segment 1
What To Expect To See During Tonight’s Debate: An Opinion Piece by Dallas Jones on the Final Presidential Debate of 2012
Dallas Jones Speaks On The 2012 Presidential Debate in his latest Op-Ed: “The Substance of Style”
“For Our Little Boys” : An Op-Ed by Dallas Jones
Dallas S. Jones Interviewed by Isiah Carey on Fox 26 News: “Strategist Helping Lost Obama Supporters Find Their Way Again”
ELITE Change, Inc. CEO Dallas Jones Speaks About Food Deserts in his latest Op-Ed: “The Unholy War On Food”
ELITE Change LLC Nominated As Finalist For The 2012 Pinnacle Award
Elite Change, LLC CEO Dallas Jones Named To Houston Business Journal’s 40 under 40 For 2011