The Texas Progressive Alliance wishes Tom “Smitty” Smith a happy and healthy retirement as it brings you this week’s roundup.
Libby Shaw at Daily Kos is thrilled by the poll that shows Hillary Clinton 10 points ahead of Donald Trump in Harris Co. That said Libby knows a Clinton win in Harris Co. will be a relentless and tough fight. Hot Damn Houston! We can do this. Clinton leads Trump in Harris Co.
A discomfiting conclusion about Ted Cruz folding to Dan Patrick and endorsing Trump was drawn by PDiddie at Brains and Eggs.
Neil at All People Have Value pointed out that Ann Harris Bennett would be a far better Harris County Tax Assessor-Voter Registrar than failed incumbent Mike Sullivan. APHV is part of NeilAquino.com.
And here are some posts of interest from other Texas blogs.
Lone Star Ma focuses on the twelfth of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns.
Raised On The Rail provides a handy map of Houston restaurants near light rail stops.
The Lunch Tray alerts us to a disturbing report about teens and hunger.
The Austin Chronicle reminds us that SBOE member David Bradley is a huge jerk.