Ann Richards

7 Reasons to Draft Wendy

The time to Draft Wendy for Governor has arrived. 1. Wendy now has name recognition that will bring in national dollars. The sad era of Texas Democratic dollars going out of the state is over. Wendy’s can now bring in cash from California, New York, and Florida. As long as Perry and Dewhurst continue to wage their War […]

Texas State Capitol View from Campus

Don’t Stall Democracy, Governor

The battle to replace the late Sen. Mario Gallegos (D-Houston) is fully underway. Rep. Carol Alvarado and former Commissioner Sylvia Garcia have been fundraising, blockwalking, volunteering, picking up endorsements and so much more. A runoff is expected with multiple candidates throwing their hat in the ring, including Republican RW Bray. There is only one thing […]

anti-gallego mailer

Canseco’s Cheap Crusade

Francisco “Quico” Canseco has run a pretty desperate campaign this election cycle. First, he tries to smear his opponent, Rep. Pete Gallego, as an extreme abortion proponent. Then, the conservative Congressional Leadership Fund SuperPAC released “Look,” a sleazy video that paints Gallego as a tax-raising* liberal. Now, Canseco has reached a low point in this […]

American Flags

Please Shut Up, Governor Perry

Thanks for bringing partisan politics into a tragedy, Governor Perry. In the wake of the attacks in Benghazi that took the lives of an US Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans, Perry seized an opportunity to launch a rhetorical attack of his own on President Obama. In a statement released earlier today, Perry said, […]