Monthly Archives: August 2009

Texas Health Care Townhall Update: New Meetings!

August 28, 2009
Topic: Update
Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-Austin) Townhall What: Health Care Rally with Rep. Lloyd Doggett When: Saturday, August 29, 2009 2:45 PM Where: First United Methodist Church, 12th...

Bible Curriculum Starts in Public Schools!

August 26, 2009
Topic: Update
Click below for more details about how we successfully fought off attacks by the ACLU and Austin Liberals to defend the well-established constitutional right to having Bible curriculum in...

Texas County Votes on Potential Planned Parenthood Funding: Free Market Foundation Speaks Out on Funding for Sex Ed

August 26, 2009
Topic: Update
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Today, Free Market Foundation testified before the Nueces County Commissioner’s Court (Corpus Christi, Texas) meeting regarding its fiscal budget which is to include...

White House Disables “Fishy” Email Collection, Sen. Cornyn Questions DNC Connection, Wants Info Purged

August 20, 2009
Topic: Update
Republican U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-Texas) is keeping the pressure on President Obama and his staff for their “fishy” email collection scheme.  The White House has...

Texas Congressman Chet Edwards Flip Flops on Healthcare Townhalls, Telephone Townhall Tomorrow, Other Townhall Dates

August 19, 2009
Topic: Update
After initially stating that he would meet privately with “health care providers, businesses and everyday citizens” and have a “telephone townhall”, Democratic Congressman Chet Edwards has “changed course.”   After...

Weekly Issues Alert

August 14, 2009
Topic: Update
Even in Recess, Healthcare Rules This week, the U.S. Senate joins the House of Representatives in recess until September.  Most will be spending time in their...

Revised Social Studies Curriculum Draft Released

August 7, 2009
Topic: Update
The TEA has released the first draft of the proposed revisions to Social Studies curriculum as decided by unelected writing teams.  The contents of this draft are not set in...

Rep. Doggett, Sen. Cornyn to attend same “Health Care” event in Austin On Saturday, Other Texas Townhall Updates

August 7, 2009
Topic: Update
According to the Austin American Statesman, Lloyd Doggett (D-Austin), and John Cornyn (R-Texas), will be at the same event on Saturday in Austin, at 825 Rundberg...

Free Speech Rights Are Stubborn Things: Sen. Cornyn Rips Obama’s “Fishy” Actions Targeting Free Speech, In Letter

August 6, 2009
Topic: Update
It is turning into a good old Texas Showdown on the fate of Obama’s health care mandates.  First Texas Congressman Lloyd Doggett specifically asked for feedback from...

Talk of the Town (& Nation): Congressman Doggett’s Failed Townhall, Rejection of his Constituents, Liberal Spin

August 5, 2009
Topic: Update
Grandmas and Grandpas have Doggett and liberals on the run.  See video link in previous post if you haven’t already. As the talk around Austin and...