Archive for July 14th, 2021

GOP’s Big Lie

Gov. Greg Abbott is a sack of sh_t. 

Same for Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick. 

Same for Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan. 

This racist voter suppression legislation is all about buying into Donald Trump’s Big Lie that the election was stolen.  We all know it wasn’t.

One of My Best Friends State Sen. Carol Alvarado and her Democratic legislative colleagues need to be in Washinton D.C. to save our democracy. 

Don’t argue with me unless you are a sack of sh_t yourself. 

This doesn’t need to be happening.  President Joe Biden won fair and square. 

Here is today’s Chron E-Board take headline from the hard copy: 

Republicans created this legislative circus 

I agree. Everyone agrees.

In the 2008 general election, in Harris County, just over 67,000 voted by mail. Last November, in Harris County, just over 178,000 voted by mail.  We have not had any significance instance of mail fraud voting here. Why then is the GOP putting on more restrictions on mail ballot voting? Answer: to make it harder for folks to vote by mail. 

The Texas House Democratic Caucus should have had a raffle of sorts to raise money by having folks donate to guess which member or staffer brought the Miller Lite on the jet. 

I picked up a couple of cool pint glasses at the All Star Game watch party at Saint Arnold last night.  It was a nice crowd with great weather.  

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