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Ted Cruz Targets Beto O’Rourke’s Stance on Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 6:00pm 7/17/2018 at 6:00pm

Sen. Ted Cruz’s Senate re-election campaign is running ads swatting at his Democrat opponent, Rep. Beto O’Rourke, for his stance on Israel.

According to Facebook, Cruz’s campaign began running the ads Tuesday.

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Beto O’Rourke Flew to L.A. (AGAIN) to Fundraise for His Texas Senate Campaign

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 7:00pm 7/11/2018 at 7:00pm
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Democrat Senate Candidate Rep. Beto O’Rourke might be a hit among the Lone Star State’s recent liberal transplants, but jumping a plane to L.A. for a Hollywood fundraising gig is not a good look. And yet…

Monday, Variety reported that Rep. O’Rourke was in L.A. “at the home of actress Nancy Stephens...

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Is This a Joke? Beto O’Rourke’s Campaign Keeps Texting Republican Activists Asking for Support

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 7:00pm 7/10/2018 at 7:00pm

This is a lesson in buying bad data, one that’s at least mildly humorous.

Sen. Cruz’s Democrat challenger, Rep. Beto O’Rourke, keeps texting right-leaning individuals who are politically active asking for their help. Not Rep. O’Rourke personally, of course, but his campaign.

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Melania Trump Arrives in Texas to Visit Border Facilities

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 12:31pm 6/21/2018 at 12:31pm
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First Lady Melania Trump has arrived in Texas to visit border facilities. From CNN:

“This was her decision. She told her staff she wanted to go and we made that happen. He (President Trump) is supportive of that, but she told him, ‘I’m heading down to Texas,’” her spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham told...

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Houston Mayor Pushes Back Against Plans for Immigrant Child Detention Center

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at 7:57pm 6/19/2018 at 7:57pm
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Houston’s Mayor Sylvester Turner held a press conference with local community leaders Monday to push back against plans to use a former warehouse located just outside of downtown Houston as an immigrant child holding facility.

Turner, “said he is in no rush to issue city permits at the site, and called on...

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What’s inside Sen. Cruz’s emergency legislation to prevent immigrant child separation?

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 18, 2018 at 7:44pm 6/18/2018 at 7:44pm
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Sen. Cruz will be introducing legislation to curb instances child separation along the U.S. border.

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Further Proof There’s No Blue Wave Coming to Texas: Cruz Leads O’Rourke by 11 Points in Latest Poll

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 7:07pm 5/30/2018 at 7:07pm

I don’t really want to say “told ya!”, actually, yes, I kind of do.

The latest Quinnipiac Poll conducted in the Texas Senate race shows Ted Cruz with a double-digit lead over Democrat contender, Rep. Beto O’Rourke. 11 points to be exact.

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What We Know About the Santa Fe High School Shooting

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 18, 2018 at 3:00pm 5/18/2018 at 3:00pm
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In Santa Fe, Texas, just southeast of Houston, a community is mourning the loss of 10 innocent lives (at the latest count). At least one gunman opened fire at Sante Fe High School.

Two teenage men have been detained:

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Wild Super PAC Ad Edits Out Former Navy SEAL Candidate’s Battle Wound

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 11, 2018 at 9:00am 5/11/2018 at 9:00am
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If you need a case study in campaign desperation, I’ve got one for you.

In the race for Texas’ 2nd Congressional District (encompassing much of north and west Houston, Kingwood too), soon to be vacated by the long-serving and retiring Rep. Ted Poe, Rep. Kevin Roberts has gotten downright nasty toward...

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Sarah Jessica Parker the Latest Non-Texan Celebrity to Support Beto O’Rourke

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 9:00pm 5/9/2018 at 9:00pm
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If you’re running for Senate in Texas, coastal celebrity support ain’t gonna do jack to get you over the finish line.

Nevertheless, Sarah Jessica Parker is the latest celebrity to publicly show support for Rep. Beto O’Rourke, the Democratic candidate running against incumbent Sen. Ted Cruz.

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Charges Against Houston Area Councilwoman Accused of Berating Trump Shirt Wearing Teen Dismissed

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 30, 2018 at 11:00am 4/30/2018 at 11:00am
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West University Place councilwoman Kellye Burke was charged with disorderly conduct after she yelled obscenities at a Trump shirt wearing teenage girl. It’s worth noting that Burke is also a Mom’s Demand Action activist.

The girl and her friends were waiting in line at a bake shop when Burke yelled, “Grab her...

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Texas Voter ID Law Gets the Go-Ahead

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 27, 2018 at 7:00pm 4/27/2018 at 7:00pm

Friday, the Fifth Circuit gave the hotly contested Texas voter ID law the go-ahead.

After several rewrites, the latest version of the law passed legal muster.
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Texas Man Sentenced to 50 Years for Stealing More than $1.2M in Fajitas

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 9:12pm 4/24/2018 at 9:12pm
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Gilberto Escamilla was sentenced to 50 years in the slammer for stealing more than $1.2 million in fajitas.

Escamilla pled guilty to theft by a public servant.

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Should Ted Cruz Be Worried About the Q Poll Showing the Race a Dead Heat?

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 7:08pm 4/19/2018 at 7:08pm
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Quinnipiac University released a poll Wednesday showing the Texas Senate race in a dead heat, with incumbent Sen. Cruz and his Democrat challenger, Rep. Beto O’Rourke within points of each other. Cruz’s lead is within the poll’s margin of error.

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Houston Community Organizes to Recall Councilwoman Who Yelled at Trump Shirt Wearing Teenage Girl

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 16, 2018 at 3:00pm 4/16/2018 at 3:00pm
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Kellye Burke made national headlines a few weeks ago, but probably not in the way she hoped.

Burke serves as a city councilor for West University Place, a small, wealthy, municipality inside the Houston city limits.
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Houston Area Councilwoman Who Berated Teenage Girl Wearing MAGA Shirt Gives Worst Apology Ever

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 6, 2018 at 7:00pm 4/6/2018 at 7:00pm
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Thursday I blogged about West University Place councilwoman Kellye Burke. Burke was charged with a Class C misdemeanor for disorderly conduct after allegedly yelling at four teenage girls Saturday night.

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Houston Area Councilwoman Slapped With Misdemeanor for Berating Trump Shirt Wearing Teenage Girl

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 3:00pm 4/5/2018 at 3:00pm
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Four teenage girls were standing in line at Tiny’s Milk and Cookies in West University Place, a tiny municipality nestled within the Houston city limits. They were waiting to buy cookies for kids at their church. One of the teenaged-girls was wearing a Trump t-shirt that said, “Make America Great Again.”

While...

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