Lone Star Reports

Perry playing to cameras while stiff-arming Texas kids

Hypocritical and dishonest are terms too soft to describe the self-serving media show Rick Perry put on during his recent trip to Washington.

And one big reason why it might not be moved

1. Texas should exercise its electoral clout. Texas is the second largest state by population and has 34 electoral votes.

But history says don't count on it

Twisting Arms and Taking Names

....here's why

Reports that a coalition of Democratic and Republican State House members have been working behind the scenes to remove current Republican Texas House Speaker Tom Craddick (Quorum Report, December 23, 2006) are not surprising.

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Recent Reports

Garcia retaliates for losing AFL-CIO and Frost endorsements

Earlier this morning, Domingo Garcia released an angry email lashing out at Representative Marc Veasey and former Congressman Martin Frost for conducting a press conference with men and women who work at the General Motors assembly plant in Arlington. As usual, Garcia’s broadsides are over the top and factually incorrect. Incredibly, as part of an attack on Veasey and Frost, Garcia characterizes the thousands of manufacturing workers at General Motors and at Lockheed Martin, and the thousands of air service workers at American Airlines as Wall Street financiers.

Garcia dismisses importance of three largest North Texas employers – GM, Lockheed, American Airlines
Veasey now has support of both major DFW newspapers

State Representative Marc Veasey is gaining momentum in his campaign to win election to Congress from new Texas Congressional District 33.

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