Post Tagged with: "Texas GOP"

Texas GOP Removes Public Integrity Unit’s Power To Investigate Or Prosecute Texas GOP (VIDEO)

Featured image credit: Paul Hajj via Deviant Art, creative commons license 3.0

Texas republicans voted to give themselves immunity from investigations conducted by the state’s Public Integrity Unit. No really…

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TX Media CEO Compares The Texas Senate To Soviet Politburo (VIDEO)

TX Media CEO Compares The Texas Senate To Soviet Politburo (VIDEO)

Evan Smith compared the Texas legislature to the above-the-law, overly oppressive, and dictatorial power of the Soviet Union’s Politburo.

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Wendy Davis Brilliantly Welcomes Texas GOP To Her Hometown

From Zap2it.com

If Wendy can do all that for Fort Worth, just imagine how the state of Texas will look after she’s been Governor a couple of terms.

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Texas Lawmakers Refuse To Hand Over $91 Million In Earmarked Funds For Volunteer Firefighters

Texas Lawmakers Refuse To Hand Over $91 Million In Earmarked Funds For Volunteer Firefighters

Texas is demonstrating that it learned nothing from the 2011 wildfires that ravaged the state, which killed six people and caused $510.927 million in damages.

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WRIST SLAP UPDATE: Hit And Run Driver Given No Jail Time By Jury Gets 180 Days From Judge (VIDEO)

Courtney Griffin’s (left) killer, Gabrielle Nestande (right) is given jail time by judge;  @KeyeTV.com

After painful expression of their ‘impact statements,’ the Griffins watched as deputies took their daughter’s killer into custody and led her off… to jail.

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WRIST SLAP: No Jail Time For GOP Aide In Drunken Hit And Run Death (VIDEOS)

Screen shot of Courtney Griffin memorial story; @KXAN

How drunk do you have to be to hit a human body, trash your car, and still NOT be aware that you’ve just killed somebody?

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King Of Texas Rick Perry Desperate For College Students To Carry Guns

Tough with a gun, scared of debates

After another school shooting, Texas Governor Rick Perry is once again using a disturbing event to further his political agenda.

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Colbert Embarrasses Texas GOP For Opposing Critical Thinking Skills (VIDEO)

Colbert Embarrasses Texas GOP For Opposing Critical Thinking Skills (VIDEO)

Texas Republicans adopted an education plank in their platform opposing critical thinking skills in school, and Colbert thoroughly embarrassed them for it.

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