Category Archives: Miscellaneous

County judge race is not worth crossing party lines

Early voting in the March 4 Primary Election began today. So, it seems like an appropriate time for me to weigh in on the whole thing. Now, without giving anyone “permission” to vote in the Republican Primary, I’m pragmatic enough … Continue reading

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Living wage

First post in over a year but, I promise to post more regularly.

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Re-writing history

You know your day is off to an ugly start when among the first things you are confronted with is a photo of Rep. John Carter bloviating from behind a microphone, moaning that our socialistic president was going to issue … Continue reading

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According to the Right, you’re wrong

Progressives and liberals and Democrats didn’t much care for it back at the turn of the Millennium, when George Bush was anointed president despite handily losing the popular vote. Those were the heady days of hanging chads, frenetic recounts under … Continue reading

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Court candidates visit MCDW meeting

If you missed our most recent meeting of the Milam County Democratic Women, you missed an interesting and informative event. We had two lively and articulate judicial candidates on hand to explain the importance of judicial races, and why they … Continue reading

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What’s not to like? Oh, the ‘Obama’ part …

One of the top killers of men over the age of 50 is colorectal cancer. It is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer and second leading cause of cancer death in men and women combined. If you catch it early, … Continue reading

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Justice Ginsburg’s argument in favor of Obamacare

Don’t know about you but most every Democrat I know was absolutely thrilled at Thursday morning’s announcement that the Supreme Court of the United States upheld the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (commonly known as Obamacare). And even more … Continue reading

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