Monthly Archives: November 2009

Texas Social Studies Update: What the Media Isn’t Telling You-Part 1

November 30, 2009
Topic: Update
Recently, the Texas State Board of Education met in Austin to hold a public hearing on the issue of proposed changes to the statewide curriculum standards...

Texas Social Studies Update: What the Media Didn’t Tell You

November 24, 2009
Topic: Update
First of all, I hope you all have a wonderful Thanksgiving.  Second, next Monday, I will have a new updated blog post about “the rest of...

Texas Medical Association: Senate Plan is “Bad Medicine”; Liberal Texas Democrat is Texas Point man For Obama

November 23, 2009
Topic: Update
The Texas Medical Association (TMA) has released a statement opposing the Senate version of the Government Takeover of healthcare.  Click here for their release. http://www.texmed.org/Template.aspx?id=8201 Quorum Report...

Democrats, Lieberman Ignore Public Outcry, Force Healthcare Takeover Passed Crucial Step; Only 38% Support by Voters

November 23, 2009
Topic: Update
On Saturday, 59 Democrats and Sen. Joseph Lieberman, who is categorized as an independent, forced a Government Healthcare takeover in the U.S. Senate by a vote of...

Texas State Board of Education Contact Information for Christmas/Social Studies Battle

November 20, 2009
Topic: Update
ACTION STEP #1: Click here to contact the SBOE members on the Social Studies/Christmas issue.  http://www.tea.state.tx.us/index4.aspx?id=3803 Phone Number: The phone number to call is 512-463-9734 Emails:...

Action Item!! Government Takeover of Healthcare Vote-Tomorrow!

November 20, 2009
Topic: Update
November 20, 2009 Special Message from Kelly Shackelford I usually don’t write a personal note on our alerts, but this is an exception.  This is the...

Special Update Coming Today in U.S. Senate Healthcare Vote!!

November 20, 2009
Topic: Update
Check back later today for an important update!

Texas Social Studies Hearing Today-Live Blogging!

November 18, 2009
Topic: Update
Click here to see our talking points for the November 2009 SBOE Hearing on this issue. Social Studies TEKS testimony November 10:00 p.m. Local educator testifying,...

Learn More About the Work of Free Market Foundation!!

November 16, 2009
Topic: Update
Click here for our main website!!  www.freemarket.org

New Details on Texas Social Studies/Christmas Debate

November 13, 2009
Topic: Update
See blog entry below.