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Fred Lewis, Friends of “the Poor” Go to War on Central Health
Is there a doctor in the house?
"..."comprehensive independent audit." That request was seconded by attorney Fred Lewis, who the day before had released a report..."

Dec. 2, 2016 News Feature by Michael King

Quote of the Week: Fred Lewis
They really said that?
"...– Attorney and plaintiff Fred Lewis, arguing during Monday's hearing on the legality of..."

July 6, 2018 News Column

Quote of the Week: Fred Lewis
Community Not Commodity is having a hard time with the new code
"...– Fred Lewis, upon postponing a Community Not Commodity press conference..."

Sept. 22, 2017 News Column

Legal Battle With Dell Medical School Continues
Attorney Fred Lewis claims school withheld public information
"...Austin lawyer Fred Lewis has resumed his war of words with UT-Austin's..."

June 9, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Dell Med School Debate Over Use of Funds Continues
Fred Lewis won’t quit HEALTH fight with Travis County
"...The report, written by attorney Fred Lewis and essentially an expansion of his Novem­ber 2016..."

Feb. 17, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

CodeNEXT Petition Authors Sue City Council
Anti-rewrite group seeks judicial guidance on public vote
"...has been sued. Just before 2pm on Friday afternoon, Fred Lewis of Community Not Commodity, and fellow plaintiffs Nelson..."

June 1, 2018 News Post by Sarah Marloff

Drawing Lines on Prop. 1
The city debates campaign finance reform.
"...Fred Lewis, the most prominent backer of Proposition 1 on..."

May 3, 2002 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Election Ticker: Last Chance for Controversy
E-Day is tomorrow! Here's the latest news before it's too late.
"...Hiding the Money?: Fred Lewis, local attorney and supporter of Proposition J –..."

Nov. 5, 2018 News Post by News Staff

Naked City
Willie Lewis and Danny Thomas campaigns turn ugly; Jeff Jack gets aide appointment in Beverly Griffith's office, Richard Arellano leaves Jackie Goodman's office.
"...Let's see if we've got this straight: Willie Lewis' campaign accuses opponent Danny Thomas of violating the city's..."

April 28, 2000 News Feature by Amy Smith

Benedict Charges Campaign Finance Violations
Unsuccessful council candidate says out-of-town money violates the law
"...city's enforcement mechanism is for campaign finance violations," said Fred Lewis, who heads the watchdog group Campaigns for People...."

July 29, 2005 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

People's Anti-Displacement Plan Gets Its Work in Early
Planning for the people
"...proposal asks for just over $58 million, Jane Rivera, Fred McGhee, and Susana Almanza insist the money will not..."

Sept. 14, 2018 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Car 54, Where are You?
"...C. McGinley, Fran Drescher, Nipsey Russell, Rosie O'Donnell, Al Lewis and Daniel Baldwin. Hollywood producers are going with the..."

Feb. 4, 1994 Movie Review by Pamela Bruce

Health Care for All ... or Just Some?
Misappropriating funds or marketing?
"...Central Health critic, attorney Fred Lewis, issued another salvo against the health care district..."

Nov. 24, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

News Roundup: Council Gets Dirty
Representatives engage in ... legal combaaaaaat!
"...targeting District 5 Council Member Ann Kitchen – attorney Fred Lewis has filed complaints with the Texas Ethics Commission..."

Feb. 8, 2016 News Post by the News Staff

Ethical Sunset
The Texas Ethics Commission faces Sunset Review; meanwhile, a commission watchdog faces a sunset of its own.
"...Woodford's proposals are seconded by Fred Lewis of Campaigns for People, who adds that there..."

April 19, 2002 News Feature by Michael King

CodeNEXT: Will We or Won’t We Vote on It?
From the petition hearing to Council, this week's land use code updates
"...Attorneys Bill Bunch and Fred Lewis – two plaintiffs in the case – argued..."

July 6, 2018 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

CodeNEXT Cliffs Notes
Busy season begins for land use rewrite
"...The city should soon face a lawsuit from attorney Fred Lewis to put the CodeNEXT petition on the November..."

June 1, 2018 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Central Health Gets “Clean” Audit of Med School Funding
Auditors found Dell Med’s spending to be in accordance with Affiliation Agreement with Central Health
"...monitored. Those charges were reiterated last week by attorney Fred Lewis, who told the court (commenting on a Central..."

Sept. 1, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Campaign Reform, On the Air
A new TV ad urges citizens to help 'clean up Texas politics'
"..."Our No. 1 enemy is cynicism," said Fred Lewis of Campaigns for People Monday morning, as he..."

Oct. 1, 2004 News Feature by Michael King

Senators Live Beyond Their Means
A study of 'campaign expenditures' finds that our part-time state senators live very well
"...is hobbled by ineffective campaign-finance and ethics laws, said Fred Lewis, executive director of Campaigns for People and a..."

July 23, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

Geopolitical Fault Lines
Austin's latest attempt at single-member districts is getting a mixed response
"...Kitchen, longtime civic activist Ted Siff, and neighborhood activist Fred McGhee* – while the 10-1 plan arrived there via..."

July 6, 2012 News Feature by Josh Rosenblatt

Election Ticker: Run, Run, Run-off Away
It's a whole new election, y'all! Don't be alarmed.
"...venture into the Potterverse, You-Know-Who is the indefatigable attorney/activist Fred Lewis, whose baleful acts include Props J and K,..."

Nov. 23, 2018 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Point Austin: Strange Bedfellows, Stranger Politics
"Efficiency audit" petition campaign could use an independent audit
"...from none other than longtime campaign finance reform devotee Fred Lewis and environmentalist Bill Bunch. I asked Lewis and..."

Aug. 10, 2018 News Column by Michael King

Planning Commission Carousel
Nuckols, White both to resign
"...decision, he aired his frustration with the A.G. and Fred Lewis, the local lawyer and anti-CodeNEXT champion who instigated..."

July 13, 2018 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Howlin' Wolf Does Not Wear Panties
Walter Daniels' punk blues stirs up a whole new generational ilk, like Black Joe Lewis
"...working with a young blues shouter named Black Joe Lewis. If it's got anything to do with modern lo-fi..."

Nov. 18, 2005 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Campaign Update: Frontrunner Dues and Blues
Kim and Clarke race for the line
"...However, according to Campaigns for People director Fred Lewis, the ordinance provides that should a qualified candidate's..."

June 3, 2005 News Feature by Michael King

The Brothers
"...one involving a past dalliance with Jackson's estranged dad Fred (Powell), whom the overreaching buppie seems at once drawn..."

March 23, 2001 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

City Slickers
How the state's most influential conservative think tank works to undermine our local control
"...Capitol, in a pristine auditorium on Congress Avenue, attorney/activist Fred Lewis, District 8 City Council candidate Bobby Levinski, and..."

Oct. 12, 2018 News Feature by Mary Tuma

So Goes CodeNEXT
Fallout from a canceled rewrite
"...But in an email sent last week, petition plaintiff Fred Lewis said the ballot proposition remains "crucial" to ensure..."

Aug. 10, 2018 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

About That CodeNEXT Petition ...
Monday ruling brings confusion, clarity
"...According to attorney Fred Lewis, one of several plaintiffs in the case and..."

July 20, 2018 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

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