Texas Progressive Alliance July 23, 2012
The Texas Progressive Alliance reminds everyone that this is the only week of early voting for the July 31 primary runoffs as it brings you this week’s roundup.
BossKitty at TruthHugger is sad to see history repeating itself more frequently. More and more people are “loosing” their sanity and getting away with it. Because of the recent mass murders in Colorado, I re-post I Have A Gun and I Have A Grudge – Update.
The Houston Chronicle made an endorsement in the Democratic primary that caused PDiddie at Brains and Eggs to question their integrity. It’s an unsettling account of an editorial board with few apparent scruples and even less journalistic competence.
Neil at Texas Liberal offered a first look at the 2012 Green Party Presidential ticket.
|Future film actress born in Houston (1895)|
|First woman game warden in Texas dies (1966)|
|Texas Bankers Association founded (1885)|
|Texas enlistee dies heroically and is awarded Medal of Honor (1953)|
|Old Galveston lives again in restored Ashton Villa (1974)|
|First Odd Fellows lodge chartered in Texas (1838)|
|Sweethearts of the Cattle Trail Marry (1870)|
|Arthur Schott dies (1875)|
|Nolan Expedition goes on last Comanche raid in Texas (1877)|
|United States flag raised on Texas island (1845)|
|County government comes to a new area of the Panhandle (1888)|
|Civil rights activist denied vote in Harris County primary (1940)|
|First American matador debuts in Guadalajara (1908)|
|Riot flares in Dallas protest march (1973)|