Texas Blog Roundup for Week ending 3/28/2010

Date 2010/3/30 4:31:21 | Topic: Texas Progressive Alliance - Blog Roundups

Why not enjoy these posts from the Texas Progressive Alliance over the last week, along with the beautiful spring weather?

CouldBeTrue of South Texas
Chisme
sees vast differences between Perry, his bud David Dewhurst and Democrat Bill White. Democrats are for a robust public education while Republicans are doing their darnedest to kill it.

This week at Texas Vox, the commissioners at the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) undermine the findings of their own staff in order to follow TCEQ’s mission statement that prioritizes economic development over protecting the environmental health of Texas. Are we surprised?

Are you playing the Barnett Shale economic shell game? Learn the rules at Bluedaze: DRILLING REFORM FOR TEXAS before you play.

The Texas Cloverleaf commentary on Congressional GOP members behaving like grown ups, if grown ups were 4 years old


Off the Kuff took a look at voting trends in Texas' fastest-growing counties. Hint: They getting bluer.

The week at Left of College Station, Teddy reports on the Coalition for Life possibly being in conflict with itself 501(c) 3 status by appearing connected to the Rob Curnock for Congress campaign.  Left of College Station also takes a first
look at the candidates for College Station mayor
, and this week will take a first look at the candidates for Bryan mayor.
Libby Shaw updates us on GoodHair and companies reaction to HCR. It is not pretty. Perry and Abbott On Crusade to Block Health Care Benefits for Texans

Neil at Texas Liberal visited a Walgreen's in suburban Chicago in the week just past. While there he took a picture of chocolate praying hands and of a chocolate cross that are on sale for easter.
Maybe these items are for people who adhere to the Chocolate God Theory.

WCNews at Eye On
Williamson
chronicles the fact that after the Democrats passed a historic health care bill the GOP went Crazy
over health care
.

Randy Neugebauer, the West Texas Congress critter who yelled "Baby
killer!" during the debate on healthcare reform last week, was profiled by PDiddie at Brains and Eggs.


Bay Area Houston writes about When
Teabaggers Become Terrorist


WhosPlayin, like a lot of other progressive bloggers this week, had
thoughts
on the historic passage of health care insurance reform
.



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