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Texas Democrat on Racism: ‘We’re Out & Proud And More Open With It’ (VIDEO)

Texas Democrat on Racism: ‘We’re Out & Proud And More Open With It’ (VIDEO)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Recently, a Texas city council member, Connie Trube, was caught on audio tape blaming a failing school system on “those blacks.” Field director for the Democratic Party in Fort Bend County Sarah Slamen spoke about it to MSNBC’s Eric Dyson, “Racism isn’t limited to Texas — we’re just […]

Wendy Davis Greeted With ‘Abortion Barbie’ Posters At L.A. Fundraiser

Wendy Davis Greeted With ‘Abortion Barbie’ Posters At L.A. Fundraiser

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Texas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis was greeted with life-sized posters depicting her as “Abortion Barbie” while she was at a fundraiser in Los Angeles on Thursday. These posters popped up all around the city in an effort to shame the Democratic candidate. The Huffington Post reported that the Davis campaign […]

Gov. Perry Defies Federal Rape Prevention Law To Save Money

Gov. Perry Defies Federal Rape Prevention Law To Save Money

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Governor Perry has formally notified Attorney General Eric Holder that Texas will not be implementing provisions required by the new Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA). The law was unanimously approved by Congress and signed into law over a decade ago, but federal standards for its implementation were not […]

It’s Official: Wendy Davis To Run Against Abbott For Governor Of Texas (VIDEO)

It’s Official: Wendy Davis To Run Against Abbott For Governor Of Texas (VIDEO)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Texas Republicans and Democrats picked their candidates for this November’s gubernatorial election. Democrats nominated State Senator Wendy Davis, while Republicans picked Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott. Wendy Davis easily secured her parties nomination Tuesday night with Abbot comfortably winning the Republican contest, hoping to replace Gov. Rick Perry […]