Democrat John Bel Edwards defeats Republican David Vitter for Louisiana Governorship in very contentious and nasty election.
Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin should consider investing more in educating the citizens of her state to ensure they understand how government works.
Wendy Davis came prepared for her debate with Greg Abbott. She shows why she is qualified and Greg Abbott is just a lying shill for the plutocracy.
Wendy Davis says she feels very good about her chances to be Texas Governor Wendy Davis appeared on the Rachel Maddow show last night to promote her new book “Forgetting to Be Afraid: A Memoir”. One of the first questions Rachel Maddow asked her was of she could win. “I feel very good about my […]
Robert McDonnell found guilty on most charges To think this guy was being groomed for President of the United States and was on the Republican vice-presidential list. MSNBC.com is reporting the following. Bob McDonnell found guilty corruption trial A jury has reached a verdict in the corruption trial of former Virginia governor Bob McDonnell and […]
Governor of Texas Rick Perry surrenders to authorities in Austin, Texas where he will be booked. He was indicted last week and is facing charges of coercion and official oppression. Rick Perry came out defiant amid a flurry of supporters in a well-staged event. According to MailOnline, Texas Gov. Rick Perry wasn’t alone when he […]
Rick Perry INDICTED Texas Governor Rick Perry was indicted by a Texas jury. KXAN reports the following. AUSTIN (KXAN) – A grand jury has handed up an indictment against Gov. Rick Perry in connection with the investigation into an effort to force Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg to resign. At the center of the […]
Wendy Davis is getting on her game at the right time This week a friend sent me a blog post written by Paul Burka, senior executive editor of Texas Monthly. The piece titled ‘What Governor’s Race?’ just may be the kick the Democrats in the great state of Texas need to get on their game […]
Paul Davis ahead of Sam Brownback in recent poll Incumbent Red State Republican Governor Sam Brownback is in trouble. He is behind his Democratic challenger Paul Davis 41% vs 47% in the most recent poll. That result is outside the margin of error of the poll. A few weeks ago I wrote a blog post […]
This is a very powerful ad that gets to the core of the apparent systemic equal pay violation present in the Greg Abbott Attorney General’s Office. Greg Abbott will have a hard time answering it. He claims there are already laws protecting equal pay for women. Yet, he underpays women in his office. Which law […]
For Immediate Release February 21, 2014 Contact: Cynthia Gordy, 718-755-4340 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Ohio Governor Kasich Rubber Stamps Supersized Voter Suppression Bills, Which Impose New Barriers to the Ballot Box and May Block Hundreds of Thousands of Ohioans from Voting Washington— The national civil rights organization Advancement Project and the Ohio Organizing Collaborative today condemned Ohio […]
In Nikki Haley’s state ideology trump jobs. After Volkswagen workers decided to turn down unionization at their plant, pundits called it a defeat for the UAW. The reality is that this was a loss for the workers. There is ample data that shows that America’s decline in wages track the decline of worker unions, It […]
Presumed Republican gubernatorial nominee Greg Abbott campaigned with President Obama hating racist Ted Nugent. They praised each other as fighters for freedom. Greg Abbott should know better. In a diverse state like Texas, why would he stoop to such a divisive act? According to mySA, The two gave short shrift to Democratic criticism stemming from […]
Chris Christie gave a lengthy press conference on the closure of the busiest bridge in the country. He is finally taking responsibility for the George Washington bridge debacle. Or is he? Chris Christie is claiming that he had no clue that lanes on the George Washington Bridge were closed because of a vendetta against Fort […]
I received a call from Michael Alexander just before the Christmas Holidays. He told me he follows our economic justice and human justice movement. Michael Alexander told me a story I found hard to believe. Could this really be 2014? He sent me a copy of the law suit. Based on the filed suit, Mr. […]
Red State Republican governors must be ashamed of themselves. They have allowed their hate for everything Obama to obstruct real humane and moral values. They have sentenced approximately five million of their residents, their constituents, Americans, to potential death by neglect. It cannot be define in any other manner. It is fiscally irresponsible to refuse […]
Where is the outcry? Where is the empathy? Where are the moral values? Governor Rick Perry wrote an op-ed about the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) in the Dallas Morning News that is nothing short of evil. If he is to be believed, the question every Texan and every American must ask is “what have you, […]
Texas Senator Leticia Van De Putte Announces For Lieutenant Governor Texas women are ready to fight back. The Republican establishment has been in a continual war with women for several years. Today Texas Senator Leticia Van De Putte announced that she will be running for Texas Lieutenant Governor. A few weeks ago Wendy Davis announced […]
Wendy Davis Speech To Battleground Texas Activists Senator Wendy Davis visited Houston last Thursday, October 10th, 2013. She spoke to over 300 Battleground Texas activists. These Battleground Texas activists were excited all evening with the expectation of getting confirmation that Wendy Davis was in it to win it. It was clear from her speech that […]
Wendy Davis announced her entry into the Texas Governor’s race on October 3rd, 2013. She will turn Texas blue. She did so with scores of grassroots and average Texans watching live via Internet streaming throughout the entire state of Texas. There were house parties and watch parties in real time from Houston to Austin, Brownsville […]