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Don’t Count on Senator Cornyn to Endorse Senator Cruz Come 2018

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 9, 2016 at 7:00am 9/9/2016 at 7:00am

When Senator Cornyn ran for re-election in 2014 he received a bevy of endorsements, but one was missing — that of Texas’ Junior Senator Cruz.

Cornyn easily won the primary and went on to win the general election handily, maintaining his status as the number two ranking Senate Republican.

On CNN Thursday,...

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Rick Perry Joins Upcoming Season of ‘Dancing With the Stars’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 12:00pm 8/30/2016 at 12:00pm

Keeping with all things 2016, former Texas Governor and two-time Presidential contender, Rick Perry, is joining ABC’s upcoming season of ‘Dancing With the Stars’.

Perry will be joined by Vanilla Ice and Olympian Ryan Lochte.

Variety reported:

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Pro-gun Group Approves of #CocksForGlocks Protest

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 9:00pm 8/25/2016 at 9:00pm

Led by a former student, a group called “Cocks for Glocks” passed out more than 4,500 dildos to protest the newly implemented Campus Carry law at the University of Texas in Austin.

Pro-gun group, Texas Students for Concealed Carry on Campus, responded to the protest with their own version of the...

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Campus (Dildo) Carry Protest Graces University of Texas Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at 4:00pm 8/24/2016 at 4:00pm

Last year, students at the University of Texas organized a “Cocks for Glocks” rally to protest the upcoming implementation of Texas “Campus Carry” laws.

We weren’t sure if it was a publicity stunt or a thing that would actually happen. Almost a year later and it’s a thing that actually happened.

Last October...

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Dumbest Movie Ever? Why Is That a Gun in Your Pocket is a Hollywood Pipe Dream

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 22, 2016 at 2:30pm 8/22/2016 at 2:30pm

Dumbest movie ever or THE dumbest movie ever?

Is That a Gun in Your Pocket is set to hit theaters in September takes aim at Texas and our love of guns.

The film’s official website provides the following synopsis:

If there’s one thing that the men of Rockford Texas love as much as their...

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Judge Freezes Obama’s Transgendered Bathroom Policy

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 22, 2016 at 10:15am 8/22/2016 at 10:15am

In May, Texas, joined by twelve other states filed suit against the Obama Administration who’d recently issued a national transgendered bathroom use policy for publicly funded schools.

A mixed bag of states joined Texas in legal action, those states included: Alabama, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Tennessee, Arizona’s Department of Education, Maine Gov. Paul...

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Texas, 12 States Ask to Delay Obama Transgender Bathroom Order

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 12, 2016 at 3:30pm 8/12/2016 at 3:30pm

Texas and 12 other states have asked a federal judge to delay Obama’s demand that all public schools allow transgender children use whichever bathroom they want:

“We will not yield to blackmail from the president...

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NFL Won’t Allow Dallas Cowboys to Honor Fallen Cops With Helmet Decal

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 12, 2016 at 2:00pm 8/12/2016 at 2:00pm

The assassination of five Dallas cops last July left Dallas, TX, and the whole nation in shock. NFL team Dallas Cowboys wanted to honor the fallen cops with an Arm-In-Arm decal on their helmets, but the league said the team must remove the decals once preseason starts.

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Courts Weaken Texas Voter ID Law, Uphold Wisconsin’s Law

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 8:30pm 8/10/2016 at 8:30pm
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A federal judge has weakened the Texas voter ID law while the U.S. Court of Appeals suspended a ruling that eliminated parts of Wisconsin’s law.

Activists have gone after voter laws recently as the presidential election nears. They insist the poor and minority voters somehow cannot obtain an ID.

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Clock Boy is back in the U.S. and he’s suing

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 10:00am 8/10/2016 at 10:00am

Ahmed Mohamed, the White House’s favorite builder of clocks, has returned to the United States and he’s suing his old Texas town of Irving over the bomb mix-up.

NBC News reports:

‘Clock Boy’ Ahmed Mohamed Sues Texas City...

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Dallas Police Continue to Receive Numerous Applications

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at 4:30pm 8/2/2016 at 4:30pm

The Dallas Police Department lost five officers on July 7, but instead of people backing away from the job, the department still receives applications from people to join the force.

Officials received 467 applications days after the attack with more coming in each week.

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Texas Campus Carry Law Now Active

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 1, 2016 at 1:30pm 8/1/2016 at 1:30pm

As of today, Texas’ Campus Carry law is effective.

Texas’ law is not a blanket invite for any and all gun owners to bring firearms on college campuses. Only Concealed Carry permit-holders are allowed to pack heat on campus (minimum age to do obtain a CHL in 21), and even then,...

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“American Sniper” Memorial for Chris Kyle Unveiled in West Texas

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 29, 2016 at 8:00pm 7/29/2016 at 8:00pm

Hundreds of West Texans congregated in Odessa Thursday, birthplace of Navy SEAL, Chris Kyle, to witness the unveiling of a memorial statue.

Constructed of limestone and granite from a local quarry, the statue stands about seventeen feet tall.

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Texas Mourns Father and Son Killed in Nice Terror Attack

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 16, 2016 at 6:00pm 7/16/2016 at 6:00pm

Among the 84 people killed in the Nice terror attack were an American father and son from Austin, Texas.

USA Today reports:

The two American fatalities from Thursday’s terror attack in Nice, France, were a father...

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George W. Bush’s Remarks at Dallas Police Officer Memorial Ceremony Were a Welcome Change

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at 6:00pm 7/12/2016 at 6:00pm

President George W. Bush spoke at the memorial service for the fallen Dallas officers killed in last week’s attack. His remarks were a welcome departure from the current narrative and a reminder that principled leadership can still be found in this country.

Speaking of American values and our common bond, President Bush...

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Atheists Target “God’s Country” Sign in Small Town Texas

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 27, 2016 at 5:00pm 6/27/2016 at 5:00pm

Heaven forbid atheists show any tolerance for people of faith or that nasty, three-letter-word, “God”.

The Freedom From Religion Foundation is raising a stink over a highway road sign that has been a staple of Hondo, Texas since the 1930’s. Why? Because the sign refers to Hondo as “God’s Country”.

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SCOTUS Strikes Down Challenged Provisions of Texas Abortion Law

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 27, 2016 at 10:55am 6/27/2016 at 10:55am

In a 5-3 decision, the Supreme Court has struck down two challenged provisions of Texas’ abortion law, HB 2, the law that launched former Texas State Senator Wendy Davis to fame (or infamy, depending on your political leanings) for her pink-sneakered filibuster.

Previous court decisions had upheld HB 2’s ban on late term...

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