Daily Archives: January 1, 2005

Soechting comments

Texas Democratic Party Chair Charles Soechting left the following comment in my post on his statement about Talmadge Heflin. I still disagree with him on this, but as that post is a couple of days old, I wanted to make … Continue reading Continue reading

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Happy New Tax Break!

I think this is the first article I’ve read about babies born at this time of year that talks about the tax advantages of December babies. In the final days of 2004, Houston delivery rooms were filled with parents fawning … Continue reading Continue reading

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Perry aide fibbed about meetings

New Year, same old stories. Months before a construction company won a multibillion-dollar road deal in Texas, a man who had worked for the company before becoming a top aide to Gov. Rick Perry met at least five times with … Continue reading Continue reading

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One, two, three, what are we blogging for?

Happy New Year everyone! Among other things, today marks my third anniversary as a blogger. I’ve seen better political years than 2004, but it was pretty darned good to me personally, and I wish that same kind of success and … Continue reading Continue reading

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