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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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Yay! We’re #1 (for executions)!

A few weeks ago, I compiled some numbers for us to consider as we looked at this scary new budget our state legislature is contemplating. Yesterday, the Texas Tribune published a story detailing the results of a study by the … Continue reading

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And now a word from the TDP …

For those of you who have asked that I keep you armed with Talking Points for those times you get into a hot and heavy debate with your Tea Party Republican friends … here you go! … from the Texas … Continue reading

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Why do people move to Texas?

Christmas weekend, the Temple paper ran an editorial that pointed to Texas‘ population growth over the last decade as proof positive that Americans prefer to live in states like Texas. What drew all these people? Well, according to the editorial, … Continue reading

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