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  •  Many people outside of Texas are surprised (4+ / 0-)
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    craigkg, Matt Z, Texdude50, llywrch

    to learn that the Governor can't even pardon a death row inmate. Only the parole board can, though he can I think grant a stay or commute the sentence.

    Perhaps that's why Bush was so quick to mock Carla Faye Tucker. It's the only thing he had the power to do.

    Santorum: Man on Dog; Romney: Dog on Car. Mrs. Romney: Fraud on Horse. equalitymaine.org

    by commonmass on Fri Jul 06, 2012 at 09:58:50 AM PDT

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