Category Archives: Talking Points

GASP! He said it out loud!

The only difference between Florida Republican Jim Greer and a whole passel of Texas Republicans is that he said out loud what they have been incredibly careful NOT to say (and he’s feeling some guilt over it): Voter ID laws … 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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The tyranny of adequate health care

I don’t get it. I really don’t get it. Now that the dust has settled a little, and folks have had a chance to look at the US Supreme Court decision regarding ObamaCare, I had hoped that the reaction from … Continue reading

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Support for ObamaCare

My previous post talked about popular support for ObamaCare. Here is the results of a recent Kaiser Family Foundation survey, in handy chart form. Not surprisingly, self-identified Republicans don’t like as much of it as the rest of us do … Continue reading

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Let’s call it what is really is: a Freeloader’s Tax

Republicans and Tea Partiers are real good at sticking with the Big Lie, especially where it concerns anything that has to do with our president and ObamaCare. You’ve heard the lies and misdirection: from the concept of “death panels” to … 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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Perry is just … sad

Perry’s latest gaffe just distracts from the real reasons not to support him (or any GOP candidate) for president For those of you who have been wondering what Labor’s take on the GOP, I just got this email from Ed … Continue reading

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