Archive for the ‘Texas’ Category

The race for the GOP nomination for U.S. Senate in Texas is one I’ve been paying attention to for quite some time.  Tonight, Ted Cruz was able to get enough votes to force a July 31st runoff against Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst. I think both would be good senators. However, in a world where the […]


The U.S. Justice Department made a move today which can really only be described as boneheaded by striking down Texas’ Voter ID law. Basically, the law would have required people to show a government-issued photo ID before getting a ballot and voting. It really seems simple enough. Show an ID (a legal one) and get […]