Monthly Archives: September 2010

Planned Parenthood Teaching Sex Education at Akins, Reagan, Travis & LBJ High School In Austin, Texas

September 30, 2010
Topic: Update
Click here to see details revealed today at the Austin City Council hearing.   http://www.ci.austin.tx.us/council_meetings/item_attachments.cfm?meetingid=225&itemid=14086&item=9

Austin City Council Approves Taxpayer Dollars For Planned Parenthood, Sweetheart Land Deal

September 30, 2010
Topic: Update
Today, the Austin City Council by a 7-0 vote, approved the following benefits to Planned Parenthood, using taxpayer dollars to give money to Planned Parenthood.  We...

Governor Vetoes Anti-Texas Social Studies Bill

September 29, 2010
Topic: Update
“Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger on Tuesday vetoed a bill seeking to prevent a revised social studies curriculum approved in Texas from being taught in the nation’s largest...

Houston Chronicle, Liberals “Crying” Over Another Loss at State Board of Education

September 28, 2010
Topic: SBOE , Update
Houston Chronicle/San Antonio Express News Editorial Board and Austin liberals, face it, you’re not mainstream and you don’t speak for “mainstream” Texans.  That’s why your narrow...

Texas AG: Use of Recorded Messages At Abortion Clinics Likely Violates the Law

September 27, 2010
Topic: Update
Regarding Texas law on risk information to be given to women before an abortion is performed. http://www.oag.state.tx.us/opinions/opinions/50abbott/op/2010/htm/ga-0802.htm

ACLU & Austin Liberals Oppose Religious Balance Resolution, Lose; Board Passes Religion Resolution

September 24, 2010
1:15 p.m.  Religious Balance, anti-discrimination in textbooks Resolution passes, 7-6, conservatives lead the way. FOR: Terri Leo, Barbara Cargill, Cynthia Dunbar, Ken Mercer, David Bradley, Gail...

Tomorrow: Texas Board To Decide on Preventing Religious Discrimination in Textbooks

September 23, 2010
As you may have heard, the Texas State Board of Education has been presented with a resolution on “Balanced Treatment of Religious Groups” in Texas textbooks. ...

Texas Sues U.S. Dept. of Education For Targeting Texas with Doggett Amendment, Denying School Funds

September 23, 2010
Topic: Update
Texas A.G. release. http://www.oag.state.tx.us/oagnews/release.php?id=3490 http://www.statesman.com/blogs/content/shared-gen/blogs/austin/politics/entries/2010/09/23/texas_sues_to_protect_830_mill.html?cxntfid=blogs_postcards

Travis County, Texas Approves Taxpayer Funded Abortions Totaling $450,000

September 21, 2010
Topic: Update
UPDATE: TRAVIS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS COURT APPROVES $450,000 OF TAXPAYER DOLLARS TO PAY FOR ABORTIONS. Do these funds DIRECTLY go towards an abortion?  Or do they go...

“Balanced Teaching of Religious Groups” Resolution Opposed By Liberal Pastors & Muslim Imam

September 20, 2010
Topic: SBOE , Update
The “Balanced Teaching of Religious Groups” resolution has gotten under the skin of the usual band of Austin liberals.  A former Texas School Board Member, Randy...