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Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog By David Goodner and Steve Horn Everyday Iowa voters are less likely to caucus for former Texas governor and potential presidential candidate Rick Perry “because of ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Mar 04, 2015 at 08:31 PM PST with 6 Recommends
Governor Rick Perry of Texas and his supporters would have us believe that his indictments are about a funding veto. They are not. They are about a governor presuming to have the legal right ...
by Steve Love
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Aug 17, 2014 at 02:25 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
From the "Saw It Coming a Mile Away" department, Texas' restrictive laws on abortion and birth control have been a boon to illegal abortion providers and miscarriage-inducing drug peddlers. ...
by eowynsdottir
Comment Count 116 comments on Fri Jul 12, 2013 at 04:50 AM PDT with 189 Recommends
“Democrats stuck together very well this session and made strong arguments and strong advocacy on behalf of a woman’s right to choose,” state Sen. Kirk Watson (D), the head of Texas’ ...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 34 comments on Sat May 25, 2013 at 08:18 AM PDT with 183 Recommends
And you thought he was kidding last year? If Texas Governor Rick Perry (R-Nuts) has his way, his state would essentially create its own Fort Knox, in which the state would establish a Texas Bullion ...
by markthshark
Comment Count 23 comments on Sun Mar 24, 2013 at 07:22 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
My name is Rene, and I am graduate student. I am also on the Women's Health Program (WHP). Many of the women on the WHP are college students like myself, trying to better their lives with a higher ...
by RH Reality Check
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Mar 15, 2012 at 01:36 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Tea Party leaders like to paint clean energy and climate action as issues that matter only to elite Democrats living in coastal cities. This claim would come as a surprise to ...
by Heather TaylorMiesle NRDC Action Fund
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Oct 05, 2011 at 12:45 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Hi fellow Kossacks. I feel very fortunate to have been offered an accepted a full time position with benefits that starts this morning. I have been struggling mightily for some time now and have ...
by Vote4Obamain2012
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Aug 25, 2011 at 06:19 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Why is it bad news for Gov. Perry when Science Magazine reports that the head of the Sabin Vaccine Institute, Peter Hotez, is leaving George Washington University and moving the 20 plus person ...
by OHdog
Comment Count 39 comments on Sat Jun 18, 2011 at 11:11 AM PDT with 164 Recommends
The WeeklyBUG is a report on the Bad, Ugly and Good the previous week. Unfortunately, this blogger has been severely ill and had major problems (l ike room rent - can't make money in bed )
by laserhaas
Comment Count 1 comments on Sun Jun 12, 2011 at 11:29 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
There remains no greater evil than the manifest injustice of those in power who abuse their citizens for political gain. Holding one of the highest badges of achievement in this area can go to TX ...
by laserhaas
Comment Count 20 comments on Fri Feb 11, 2011 at 01:12 PM PST with 30 Recommends
Here's our open letter to Governor Perry, in which we ...
by Back To Basics
Comment Count 26 comments on Thu Aug 26, 2010 at 12:42 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
written by Noelle Bell aka slinkerwink, Director of New Media For Back To Basics ...
by Back To Basics
Comment Count 24 comments on Wed Jul 21, 2010 at 07:25 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
Since the 1960's, the left has always been vilified as "unAmerican", "unpatriotic" or "traitors". In fact, many times over the years we've heard them say,"America, Love it or Leave it." Well,
by markalan
Comment Count 32 comments on Tue Sep 08, 2009 at 11:38 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Governor Rick Perry of Texas seriously misleads the public with his editorial as to why his state is able to balance its budget and high-income tax states like California and New York State are not. ...
by Scott on the Spot
Comment Count 37 comments on Wed Sep 02, 2009 at 10:58 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Last night, as the Texas House of Representatives hit the deadline to consider Senate bills, the state lost the opportunity to act on a host of important legislative initiatives, including several ...
by John Terzano The Justice Project
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed May 27, 2009 at 09:39 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
what the heck were those teabagger talking about the other day regarding being taxed too much? Jump to link to the chart that shows they are full of crap since those white folk in the Red States ...
by cherbear
Comment Count 58 comments on Sat Apr 18, 2009 at 11:24 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
You should realize by now borders mean nothing to the Old Guard of Texas, especially when herding a majestic herd of sockpuppets across the plains of the internetz. Down home in Texas, we’ve ...
by Ahura Mazda
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Apr 16, 2009 at 10:09 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Even though the Texas Republican primary is still about a year away, the race for Governor is already well underway. Last week former Vice Presidential candidate and current Governor of Alaska ...
by LiberalTexan
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Feb 09, 2009 at 06:58 PM PST with 2 Recommends
Governor Rick Perry gave the state of the state address tonight, and as the 81st Texas Legislature convenes to do the people’s business Left of College Station will be watching. Over the ...
by LiberalTexan
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Jan 27, 2009 at 09:00 PM PST with 3 Recommends