All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Rick Perry’

  • 2016 Prospective Presidential Candidates

    Why Presidential Candidate Polls Mean Nothing Now

    “News” outlets have been politically biased since, at least, the days when Jefferson was Secretary of State. The biggest difference today is that there are many more, and ever more, “news” outlets. And most of the dominant ones are firmly aligned with the liberal progressive …

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  • Tx Senate Seal

    Konni Burton Takes on Wendy Davis Over “War on Women”

    Editor’s note:  Wendy Davis is a Democrat and the current Texas State Senator from District 10. Wendy Davis would have the voters believe that everything a Republican does is a “war on women”. This is a line liberals have used year after year and it’s …

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  • Joe Straus

    Straus E-mails Reveal Much More than Contempt for Conservatives

    The Texas Republican establishment’s contempt for grassroots conservatives is nothing new. Up until now, that contempt was telegraphed by the collective silence from our state leadership. During the 82nd legislative session, the Governor, Lt. Governor, and House Speaker never once responded to even one of …

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  • Governor Rick Perry Calls For End To Gas Tax Diversions

    Governor Rick Perry calls for end to gas tax diversions – Really?

    After starving & raiding the gas tax for his entire administration, Texas Governor Rick Perry has finally decided to get on board with ending diversions of our state gas tax for non-transportation purposes. Conservatives have been crying foul for over a decade to end the …

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  • Texas Conservative Digest 2016 Endorsements

    The Cold Hard Facts about the Leadership Void in Texas

    JoAnn Fleming Executive Director (volunteer), Grassroots America – We the People Chair, Advisory Committee to the TEA Party Caucus of the TX Legislature February 23, 2012 Where is the bold, focused, principled leadership we need in the Lone Star State? We are headed for the …

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  • Which candidate does the TEA Party support?

    Which Candidate Does the TEA Party Support? Part 1

    These are my responses [in two Parts] to questions posed to our tea party by the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.  Thanks, Barry A. Schlech: January 23, 2012 To: Anna Tinsley [Fort Worth Star-Telegram] atinsley@star-telegram.com 817-390-7610 From: Barry A. Schlech, Ph.D., VP, Communications, Texas Patriots Tea Party …

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  • Which candidate does the TEA Party support?

    Which Candidate Does the TEA Party Support? Part 2

    5) Some people suggest there will be a battle going on between the Tea Party and establishment Republicans for control of the party and that it might spill out through this race – the U.S. Senate race. What do you think about that? “Some people” …

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