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The Big Immigration Debate Between Dan Patrick and Julian Castro Set for Tomorrow

April 14, 2014

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Have the Tylenol ready. Patrick vs. Castro Showdown I’m still not convinced this is a smart decision by Patrick but, oh well.  The long awaited face-off between San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro and State. Sen. Dan Patrick, R-Houston, is scheduled to air on Univision, Tuesday (that’s tomorrow!) April 15. Patrick issued the debate challenge to Castro back in January when the Mayor trolled […]

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How Things Change: Barack Obama Spurned by Two Women on the Same Day

April 11, 2014

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Sebelius gives the Pres her resignation, Wendy doesn’t want to be seen with him in public…. Only a month ago…… “Texas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis said that she would not shy away from being seen with President Barack Obama when he visits the Lone Star State next month. When the “conversation series” moderator, Texas Tribune […]

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Mexican Kidnapping Leader Arrested at His Posh Home in Suburban San Antonio

April 10, 2014

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It’s no longer just happening in the border cities…….”These thugs, these illegal criminals” are operating in the suburbs of San Antonio. A 36 year old Mexican leader of a kidnapping gang was arrested yesterday not too far from where I live. Not to worry, just chalk it up as one of those “acts of love”. Via […]

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Note to Jeb: “Acts of Love” are Overburdening our Education System

April 6, 2014

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Jeb Bush. Leans Forward. Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, who I will not vote for in 2016, no matter whom he runs against, has gone all in on his support for citizenship for illegal immigrants.  Via Breitbart today: “I’m going to say this and it will be on tape, and so be it. The way […]

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There’s a Divide in the GOP & it Starts With Terminology

April 1, 2014

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This past weekend I put on my boots and knocked on doors in Helotes as part of the Super Saturday GOP Block Walk to Keep Texas Red. One of the questions during our canvassing of voters was this:  “Do you support a pathway to citizenship for undocumented workers?” At one door, I slipped and substituted […]

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Super Saturday GOP Block Walk: Just One More Door to Keep Texas Red

March 29, 2014

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Bexar County walkers get a pep talk/thank you from Greg Abbott While most of the state fights to Keep Texas Red, those of us here in the San Antonio area have an extra job—- taking back Bexar County. This morning I joined around 100 volunteers to block walk neighborhoods in Helotes. Our group was part […]

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A Potential Partnership In the Works Between Tesla Motors and CPS Energy?

March 27, 2014

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The San Antonio Express News is reporting that a couple of executives of Tesla Motors “secretly” met on Wednesday with Mayor Julian Castro, County Judge Nelson Wolff and CPS Executive Doyle Beneby downtown. The electric car maker, based in Palo Alto, CA, is in the process of scouting locations for its planned $5 billion lithium-ion […]

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Does Wendy Davis Represent Cliff Barnes?

March 20, 2014

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I love Dallas We all know Cliff likes pretty women Inquiring minds want to know. What is Wendy Davis hiding? For one thing, her full legal client list.  Last week she released a list  which included her public sector clients.  But…..that was just a partial list. What about the rest? Even the San Antonio Express […]

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The Texas Tribune Struggles to Pinpoint Who the Tea Party Leader is. Haha!

March 20, 2014

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Texas Tribune’s Managing Editor Ross Ramsey only has 24 hours in the day, yet so many narratives to help perpetuate. His “News” resources are spread thin. He wants to know: As long as the Tea Party remains a strong force in the state’s Republican politics, being its champion is going to be worth something. When Perry […]

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I Support the Principal Who Told Students to Speak English

March 19, 2014

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Students Rule Amy Lacey is being Alinsky’d. The Hempstead school board won’t renew the contract of a principal who instructed her students not to speak Spanish, in a rapidly-evolving district where more than half of the students, like many Texas schools, are now Hispanic. Hempstead Middle School Principal Amy Lacey was placed on paid administrative […]

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Eric Cantor’s “Every Republican is Crucial” PAC is Very Hungry

March 17, 2014

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Couple of things you should know about Eric Cantor’s “Leadership” PAC. First, according to Open Secrets,  the PAC spends big money at fancy restaurants to schmooze with crony socialists and fascists looking to dine on the taxpayer. Almost $55,000 at BLT Steakhouse; $17,000 at Lincoln; $13,000 at Johnny’s Half Shell.House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s (R-Va.) […]

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The Eerily Similar Backgrounds of Barack Obama and Julian Castro

March 17, 2014

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Barack Obama Sr, father of Jr. and Jesse Guzmán, father of Julián Castro Mayor Julian Castro’s mother, Rosie, who described herself in a 1996 oral history*  as “hard-edged” and that others thought her a “ball busting bitch,” met Jesse Guzmán through their work as community activists in the late 60′s – early 70s.  Rosie was […]

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