Monthly Archives: June 2011

Some things just need sayin’

Church-and-state discussions can be a little scary, especially in rural Texas. It does not matter how arguments against it are phrased, anyone who stands in public opposition to state-sponsored prayer does so at great peril. Republicans and social conservatives have … Continue reading

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The Legislature’s top priority? Well, it’s not education.

According to the headline, public education was the Texas Legislature’s top priority this session. It ran over a column written by Rep. Charles Schwertner (R-BobPerryPAC) and was published this week in The Cameron Herald and other area newspapers I suspect. … Continue reading

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Consequences of Voter ID

Events have kept me away from this for the last month or so. My apologies. Hopefully, I’ll be able to return to a more regular posting schedule for a while. Now that Gov. Perry and the Tea Party Republicans in … Continue reading

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