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Dana Liebelson

Texas Lawmaker Defends Religious Freedom Proposal By Invoking Nazis | Dana Liebelson | Posted 04.01.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A Texas lawmaker sponsoring a religious freedom proposal invoked the Nazis on Tuesday to fend off criticism that the proposal could be u...

Jason Cherkis

Would The Old Rick Perry Be Calling For Governor Perry To Resign? | Jason Cherkis | Posted 10.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- At some point this weekend, whether on a stage in South Carolina or Iowa, Texas Gov. Rick Perry is expected step up to a microphone, put...

AG Abbott's Constitutional Miss on Federal Education Dollars

Barbara Ann Radnofsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Barbara Ann Radnofsky

Texas officials violated the spirit and the letter of the Texas Constitution by thwarting the purpose of the money requested by Governor Perry in his July 2009 application and received by Texas.

Texas Textbook MASSACRE: 'Ultraconservatives' Approve Radical Changes To State Education Curriculum

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas - A far-right faction of the Texas State Board of Education succeeded Friday in injecting conservative ideals into social studies, histo...

Authors Of Texas Marriage Amendment: Who Barks The Loudest?

Barbara Ann Radnofsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Barbara Ann Radnofsky

The Constitution provides, in very clear language, that Texas "may not create or recognize any legal status identical or similar to marriage."