The Texas Progressive Alliance reminds everyone that early voting for the primaries begins next week as they bring you this week’s roundup.
Libby Shaw contributing to Daily Kos can’t decide whether the junior U.S. Senator from Texas, Ted Cruz, more closely resembles former Senator Joe McCarthy or President Tricky Dick Nixon in his campaign tactics. The Texas Blues: Everything is Bigger Especially the Tricksters and Their Sleazy Tricks.
“What’s the most you ever lost on a coin toss?” asked PDiddie at Brains and Eggs of a prominent national political blogger.
Nonsequiteuse has run away to join the circus. Or, gone to New Hampshire to meet the candidates.
Neil All People Have Value said we are not always best represented by people who resemble us in some superficial manner. APHV is part of NeilAquino.com.
And here are some posts of interest from other Texas blogs.
Scott Braddock reports on the latest attempt to move the Texas GOP even further to the right.
The Lunch Tray notes that Ted Cruz wants your kids to eat more French fries.
OutSmart salutes 10 black LGBT leaders in Houston.
Mary Flood calls for an end to judicial candidates spamming requests for favorable votes in the Houston Bar Association poll.
BOR implores us to support Rep. Jessica Farrar against her notoriously hateful non-Democrat primary opponent.