Tag Archives: Republican

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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Friends don’t let Democrats vote Republican

… and now for something completely local. Folks have approached me about several otherwise “good Democrats” who are torn about the Milam County sheriff’s race. They say there is concern about who might or might not win, and that it’s … Continue reading

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An update on the Milam County elections

The timeline for the 2012 primary elections has become a thing of Byzantine proportions. Today would have been the last day to file for a place on the March primary election ballot but a court in San Antonio has extended … Continue reading

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New data about Texas: It’s worse than we thought

One of the purposes of this blog is to help local Democrats find the information they need to “push back” against the misinformation distributed by right wing propaganda machines like Faux News, Freedom Works, members of the Milam County Tea … Continue reading

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Perry for Sale

Everyone in Texas already knows that the way to Gov. Perry’s heart is through his campaign war chest. So, if you didn’t choke on the bloodthirsty nature of the audience at the Tea Party debate, this Freudian slip should have … Continue reading

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Reasonable Republicans should be sickened

If there was ever any doubt about how some far right conservatives feel about their fellow countrymen, Monday’s Republican Presidential debate should have removed it once and for all. When Rep. Ron Paul was ask a hypothetical question about who … Continue reading

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Your weekly talking points memo

I just got the weekly “talking points memo” from the state party communications office. Not quite as good as last weeks’ but still worth looking at. They are at the bottom of this post. I’ve run across some good news … Continue reading

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