Tag Archives: Photo identification

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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Voter ID: Disenfranchising Democrats all across Texas

The voter ID bill is another of those efforts on the part of Tea Party Republicans in Texas to disenfranchise a great swath of normally Democratic voters. It’s a bad idea and, if approved by the Department of Justice, it … Continue reading

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Time to vote!

Early voting for the Nov. 8, 2011 elections began today (Monday, Oct. 24) and runs through Friday, Nov. 4.  Around here, the only things on the ballot are the 10 proposed amendments to the Texas Constitution. But, before you head … 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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