Rick Perry Veto To Be Reviewed By Special Prosecutor, Judge Says

I know Democrats have issues too, like yet another Anthony Weiner sex scandal.   Also, that Mayor in San Diego, Bob Filner has some serious political problems resulting from sexual harrassment toward many women,  the latest being his inappropriate behavior toward a great-grandmother.   They don’t go unnoticed on this blog, it’s just that their stories […]

Red-state women will transform America

I’ve been watching with a great deal of anticipation and enthusiasm, the latest activities from political women in red states.  This could indeed be the beginning of change in America… Salon Forget what cynical pundits say. Democrats need to win states like Texas and Kentucky, and fed-up women are the key Public Policy Polling is […]

Rick Perry says he was “Praising” Wendy Davis

Sure you were, Governor Perry.  With that snark in your tone, you acted more like a gossiping teenager, spreading rumors. TMPLivewire Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) on Friday explained that he was simply “praising” state Sen. Wendy Davis (D) when he said it was “unfortunate” that she didn’t view abortions unfavorably based on her own […]

Rick Perry ‘Disgusted’ By Cartoon Linking Deregulation To Fertilizer Plant Explosion

Gov. Rick Perry has been going around the country trying to recruit corporations and manufacturers to Texas.  His selling point has been that Texas has weak regulation rules for Businesses and Manufacturers. Addicting Info When Jack Ohman, a cartoonist for The Sacramento (CA) Bee and his editor, Stuart Leavenworth, ran the above cartoon in Sunday’s paper, they must have […]

Mario Piperni Finally. “I have come to the conclusion that this is no viable path forward for me in this 2012 campaign,” said Rick Perry. “Therefore I am suspending my campaign and endorsing Newt Gingrich for president of the United States.” In the end we learned that early comparisons between Perry and Bush were not […]

Gingrich’s Delusional Politics

Mario Piperni In the contest to determine the winner of the Far-Right Politics gold medal, rack up a few more points for Newt Gingrich. “I think an intelligent conservative wants the right federal employees delivering the right services in a highly efficient way and then wants to get rid of those folks who are in fact wasteful, or […]

Rick Perry’s Taxpayer-Funded Security Costs Rise

So, when is someone in Texas Governor Rick Perry’s camp going to be honest and tell him it’s time to pack it in and go home? The Huffington Post The Texas Tribune: Aside from President Obama, Perry — the only sitting governor in the 2012 race — has the largest security contingent, and apparently the […]