The Texas Progressive Alliance has never said anything like what Donald Trump said to Billy Bush when they thought no one was listening, not in a locker room and not anywhere else. No decent person says things like that because no decent person thinks like that or acts like that. What the TPA does say is in this week’s roundup.
Libby Shaw at Daily Kos shares an exposé as well as her own personal experiences to describe how Jim Crow continues to pervade the voter registration laws in Texas. Jim Crow Actively Lurks in Texas. The State’s Voter Registration Laws.
The Libertarian ticket seems to have hit their ceiling, and not just because Gary Johnson has short-term memory issues, writes PDiddie at Brains and Eggs.
And here are some posts of interest from other Texas blogs.
Lone Star Ma celebrates Texas Influenza Awareness Day.
State Rep. Garnet Coleman writes about the Sandra Bland Act bill that he intends to file next session.
Grits for Breakfast considers what we should teach teenagers about traffic stops.
The Texas Election Law Blog explains the vote-by-mail process, and what can go wrong with it.
Eileen Smith waded into the fetid swamp of Donald Trump’s sexism, a couple of days before that swamp got even nastier.
Betsy Barre has a problem with the collective reaction to the Donald Trump “grab her in the p—-” video.