Greg Abbott  (Page 1)

Breaking: At Least 27 People Dead in Texas Church Shooting, Dozens Wounded UPDATE: Shooter Identified

https://youtu.be/n08Hn7YVRq8
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 5:30pm 11/5/2017 at 5:30pm
https://youtu.be/n08Hn7YVRq8

This is a developing story, so reports vary at this time.

A shooting this morning at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, Texas has left at least 27 people dead and over two dozen more wounded.  The shooter was reportedly killed by police following a brief chase.

Fox News reports:

The mass shooting...

Read More...
 
 
 

Joy Reid: Texas Anti-Sanctuary Cities Law “Sounds Almost Like an Apartheid-era Law”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1XMeJrRHOIw
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 14, 2017 at 1:00pm 5/14/2017 at 1:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1XMeJrRHOIw

Hey, give Joy Reid credit. At least she didn’t go full Hitler analogy . . . On her MSNBC show this morning, Reid claimed that a recently-adopted Texas immigration law sounds “almost like an apartheid-era law.”

To support her alarmist claim, Reid badly mischaracterized the law, suggesting that under it, “any person can...

Read More...
 
 
 

Texas Gov. Abbott Signs Bill to Ban Sanctuary Cities on Facebook Live

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_QFAz5AMHJI
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 8, 2017 at 11:30am 5/8/2017 at 11:30am
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_QFAz5AMHJI

Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed a bill to effectively ban sanctuary cities in the state. Thing is, Abbott signed the bill on Facebook Live without giving any notice, which has left his critics with spinning heads. From Fox News:

Abbott took the unusual step of signing the bill on Facebook with no...

Read More...
 
 
 

Texas: Bill Banning Sanctuary Cities Heads to Governor’s Desk

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 4:00pm 5/4/2017 at 4:00pm

The Texas legislature passed a bill Wednesday, banning sanctuary cities in the Lone Star State.

Senate Bill 4 requires state law enforcement, including campus cops, to comply with federal immigration law and prohibits municipalities from creating policies or regulations that circumvent established federal laws. The bill specifically prohibits discrimination and allows the...

Read More...
 
 
 

Texas: We’re boycotting the anti-Israel boycotters

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 4:00pm 5/3/2017 at 4:00pm

The Boycott Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement is a well-financed international movement launched at the anti-Semitic 2001 Durban conference.

The BDS movement falsely is portrayed as having launched as a 2005 grassroots call from Palestinian civil society. In fact, as I have proven, BDS  traces its roots back to the anti-Jewish Arab boycotts...

Read More...
 
 
 

Texas Governor Abbott Offers Reward for Info Leading to Arrest in Murder of 8-Yr-Old Girl

http://abc13.com/news/reward-increased-in-case-of-fatal-shooting-of-8-year-old/1775566/
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 27, 2017 at 1:15pm 2/27/2017 at 1:15pm
http://abc13.com/news/reward-increased-in-case-of-fatal-shooting-of-8-year-old/1775566/

Texas Governor Greg Abbott is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the person(s) responsible for the murder of an eight-year-old girl.

After surviving a car crash early Saturday morning, eight-year-old DeMaree Adkins was shot and killed, reports Houston local news.

(more…)

 
 
 

Texas Gov. Abbott to seek law banning sanctuary cities

http://video.foxnews.com/v/5228023096001/?#sp=show-clips
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at 4:30pm 11/30/2016 at 4:30pm
http://video.foxnews.com/v/5228023096001/?#sp=show-clips

The Dallas Morning News reports:

Gov. Greg Abbott said Tuesday morning that he has used his power as governor to withhold funds to Texas cities and counties that adopt “sanctuary” policies toward unauthorized immigrants.
“I have used my powers as governor of Texas to withhold funds to cities or counties that are declaring...

Read More...
 
 
 

TX Gov Greg Abbott has plan to return power to the States

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 9, 2016 at 12:30pm 1/9/2016 at 12:30pm

Now that Texas governor Greg Abbott has been in office for a while, it’s easy to see why he beat Wendy Davis so handily. Abbott is pushing back against what he, and many others, see as an overreaching federal government.

The Dallas Morning News reports:

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott calls for Convention of...

Read More...
 
 
 

Wendy Davis Accuses Greg Abbott of Supporting Interracial Marriage Ban

http://abc13.com/politics/abbott-davis-face-off-in-gubernatorial-debate/316288/
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 20, 2014 at 3:00pm 10/20/2014 at 3:00pm
http://abc13.com/politics/abbott-davis-face-off-in-gubernatorial-debate/316288/

We’re less than 6 hours into the first day of early voting in Texas, and we’ve already documented evidence of first (electoral) blood between gubernatorial candidates Greg Abbott and Wendy Davis.

Behold:

Read More...
 
 
 

Wendy Davis’ campaign ends in farce – runs Greg Abbott Wheelchair Ad

http://youtu.be/lush7TZB860
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 10, 2014 at 3:49pm 10/10/2014 at 3:49pm
http://youtu.be/lush7TZB860

This thing speaks for itself.

Remember when Battleground Texas supporters of Wendy Davis laughed at Greg Abbott being in wheelchair?

The line of attack by the Battleground Texas people was exactly the line of attack in Davis’ current video — that Abbott is in a wheelchair but has not sympathy for...

Read More...