Texas Watch, a non-partisan organization fighting for Texas families since 1998, advocates for laws that ensure accountability through the courts, improve safety for workers, patients, and communities, and reform the insurance marketplace to ensure meaningful coverage at a fair price.
This organization thrives on community engagement, providing a platform for Texans to preserve and strengthen their constitutional rights and protections. Learn how to take action for policyholder protection, patient safety, corporate accountability, and more here.
On Tuesday, September 17th, John Eddie Williams was a guest of honor at the Texas Watch’s Champions of Justice Luncheon for his dedication to ensuring that insurance companies and other corporations are held accountable to their consumers. Hard work and tenacity are attributes that have propelled John Eddie to success in his commitment to protecting the rights of those consumers.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, between 2003-2013 the U.S. oil and gas extraction industry experienced unprecedented growth leading to a doubling of its workforce and an increase in the number of drilling rigs by 71%.
Despite the eruption of the energy industry in the last two decades, numerous American oil companies went under in the wake of the oil price collapse in 2014. Only one withstood the assault, and even thrived--the Permian Basin, wedged between Texas and New Mexico.