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December 18, 2013

More Teachers Leave Texas Schools Than Are Hired

Maybe this is why Greg Abbott refuses to answer questions about Texas' public schools. For the first time in Texas' history, more teachers left Texas' schools in 2011-2012 than were hired. This occurred at the same time that enrollment increased and Texas...
October 3, 2013

Greg Abbott's Race to the Bottom

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott and Governor RIck Perry have done all they can to screw up Texas. Here's a look at five key ways Texas continues to suffer with these two in office. Sources: Per Pupil Spending 2003 II 2013 High School Graduation Rate...
July 17, 2013

Greg Abbott's (Not So) Greatest Hits

He is against a woman's right to choose, against marriage equality, and against the Affordable Care Act. It seems the only thing he is in favor of are voter ID laws that limit the right to vote. Learn more about Greg Abbott's (not so) greatest hits...
June 3, 2013

Don't Let Texas Rubber Stamp Bad Maps!

s you know by now, G overnor Perry has called a special legislative session on redistricting seeking a “rubber stamp” for flawed interim congressional and State House maps. These maps contain core flaws of previous maps that Justices say were “enacted...
April 30, 2013

Lone Star Project: Your Tax Dollars at Waste

This morning the Lone Star Project released a shocking report that shows Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott has spent well over $1.5 million on out-of-state legal counsel in an effort to force use of discriminatory redistricting maps. Here is the report:...
April 16, 2013

The Democrats are coming!

Attorney General Greg Abbott is preparing for an "assault" on Texas that he claims is even more dangerous than North Korea. Battlegound Texas . "One thing that requires ongoing vigilance is the reality that the state of Texas is coming under a new 
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April 5, 2013

Greg Abbott Doesn't Want Fair Remedial Redistricting Maps

Attorney General Greg Abbott either doesn’t understand the Constitution, or just doesn’t care. In the last week, he has rejected the separation of church and state - a founding American principal - and has called for making the 2011 interim redistricting...
March 26, 2013

Greg Abbott's Theocracy vs. Jed Bartlet's Democracy

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott restated his opposition to gay marriage by rejecting the American principle of democracy and announcing his support, instead, for a theocratic government of which God is the head of the state. From the Austin American-...
March 18, 2013

Greg Abbott to Receive Award From Bigot

This Friday the Executive Director of the Houston Area Pastor Council and the Texas Pastor Council, Dave Welch, will award Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott a special award at the organization’s fundraiser. In recent years, Welch has consistently issued...
March 7, 2013

Forever Governor

Governor Rick Perry's still got game. A poll released by the University of Texas and Texas Tribune shows that Texans support Perry over Attorney General Greg Abbott for governor in 2014. Perry has said that he has a deal with Abbott: the attorney general...
January 17, 2013

Calling All Assault Weapon Carrying Yankees

On Tuesday, New York became the first state since the Newtown shooting to pass significant common sense gun violence legislation . But don't worry New Yorkers, there's a place where you can keep your AK-47 next to your bed without dealing with pesky...