lone star policy institute mission

The Lone Star Policy Institute is an independent think tank that promotes freedom and prosperity for all Texans. We advance public policy solutions that encourage Texans’ enterprising spirit, expand personal and economic freedom, and improve the quality of life for the people of Texas and in cities throughout the country.

Policy and Economic Issues Affecting Texas Trade, Commerce and Quality of Lives of Texans:

  • State and Local Tax
  • Licensing Reform
  • Energy
  • Education Reform
  • Criminal Justice Reform
  • Smart Cities
  • Economic Development
  • Fiscal Responsibility
  • Transportation
  • Medical Autonomy
  • Poverty Relief
  • Free Expression


Cutter González

Cutter González

Urban Policy Fellow
Doug McCullough

Doug McCullough

Franklin J. Parker

Franklin J. Parker

Free Enterprise Analyst