The Texas Progressive Alliance liked it better when politicians wanted to kiss babies and not deport them as it brings you this week’s roundup.
CouldBeTrue of South Texas Chisme notes that Donald Trump is exposing the world to the racism consuming the GOP along with its authoritarian, 2nd amendment mindset.
It was all Houston mayoral elections all last week for PDiddie at Brains and Eggs, who attended a forum in his back yard, smelled some oligarchy in the HGLBT Caucus endorsement, covered the two adverse developments for the HERO, and witnessed Chris Bell’s smackdown of Adrian Garcia.
Sometimes it takes great distress to reveal greatness of leadership. As the 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina approaches on August 29th, Texas Leftist reflects on the extraordinary role Houston played in the storm’s aftermath and recovery.
And here are some posts of interest from other Texas blogs.
Paradise in Hell previews the fried delicacies that await us at this year’s State Fair of Texas.
The Lunch Tray confirms that Americans do indeed want kids to eat healthier food at school.
Texas Watch tells you what’s really driving the cost of your car insurance bill.
Alexa Garcia-Ditta takes you on a tour of San Antonio’s new HB2-compliant abortion facility.
Tamara Tabo explains why you haven’t heard more about all those bikers who were arrested in Waco in May.
The Makeshift Academic reports that Arkansas has fully embraced Medicaid expansion.
Pamela Coloff awards the title of Worst Lawyer in Texas to disgraced and now disbarred former prosecutor Charles Sebesta.
Happy Back to School week for much of Texas, including the University of Houston. GO COOGS!!