Thursday, August 28, 2014
Is Greg Abbott the Invisible Man?

This close to an election — just over 60 days until November 4th — the omnipresence of gubernatorial candidates flexing their political might would typically be in full swing. But not Greg Abbott. Continue reading this post »

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Top Ten Marijuana Myths
The hardest part about working on marijuana regulation is breaking that negative stigma and getting through the misinformation. In our latest Top 10 list, we offer a reality check on the many, many marijuana myths that are out there.
Sunday, August 24, 2014
Wendy Davis Ad Blasts Greg Abbott for Cancer Fund Scandal

Wendy Davis launched a new statewide TV ad over the weekend, slamming Greg Abbott for looking the other way while millions in state dollars intended for cancer research were sent to his donors. Continue reading this post »

Saturday, August 23, 2014
WATCH: Rachel Maddow on Why You Shouldn't Dismiss Perry Indictment

On Thursday, Rachel Maddow called out the seriously flawed national media coverage of Rick Perry's two-count felony indictment. The segment features Dallas Morning News reporter Wayne Slater, whose reporting on the indictment, Maddow points out, is part of the Texas media coverage that is getting it right. Continue reading this post »

Thursday, August 21, 2014
Rick Perry’s Legal Team: High-Priced Lawyers and Cheap Excuses

This morning, as part of his public relations spin campaign, Rick Perry’s high-dollar legal team held a press conference to discuss the role the Travis County Public Integrity Unit had in the investigation of the Cancer Prevention Research Institute, or CPRIT. Continue reading this post »

Thursday, August 21, 2014
An Affidavit About Nothing

In yet another attempt to distract from the real issue, Gov. Perry’s high-priced legal team released an affidavit from Chris Walling, a former investigator for the Public Integrity Unit (PIU). Continue reading this post »


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