The Texas Progressive Alliance revels in the start of another baseball season as it brings you this week’s roundup.
Libby Shaw writing for Texas Kaos and contributing to Daily Kos cautions Latino voters to beware slowly starving Republican wolves that are dressed in sheep’s clothing. GOP Woos Latino Voters While Punishing Immigrants.
From WCNews at Eye on Williamson. As GOP Texas House passes it’s budget, taxes take center stage, The Texas Way – The More You Make The Less You Pay, The Less You Make The More You Pay.
To quote Emperor Palpatine: “It is inevitable.” To quote the Borg: “Resistance is futile.” And to quote Yogi Berra: “It ain’t over ’til it’s over.” PDiddie at Brains and Eggs dissects the ‘inexorable’ meme that surrounds Hillary Clinton’s presidential bid.
Nonsequiteuse says it is time to wear orange and head to Austin (or the internet) to rally against HB 723 as the Texas House of Representatives Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence committee considers little word with constitutional consequences for minors who need access to safe, legal abortion services.
And here are some posts of interest from other Texas blogs.
Juanita coins a new word for our culture war-infused times.
Dwight Silverman answers your burning questions about cable cord-cutting.
The Lunch Tray explores the ethics of sneaking vegetables into school food.
Better Texas Blog calls for raising the minimum wage.
Texas Clean Air Matters points out that promoting the use of clean energy is a great strategy for conserving water.
The Texas Election Law Blog decries “indignities and tyrannies” in local elections.