Tag Archives: thomas ratliff

Moderates, Gay Republican & Professor Lose Big In SBOE Races

May 30, 2012
Topic: Elections , SBOE
In the Texas Republican Primary election yesterday, challengers and “moderate” Republicans took their best shot at conservatives and largely lost, many of them losing by big...

U.S. Senate, Texas SBOE Getting Attention On Election Day

May 29, 2012
Topic: Elections , SBOE , Update
Today is election day and while most of the focus is on the U.S. Senate seat, the Texas State Board of Education, particularly the Republican primary...

Lobbyist, Gay Republican Highlight Texas SBOE Races For Now

November 21, 2011
Topic: Elections , SBOE
With all 15 State Board of Education (SBOE) seats on the ballot next year, there will be a lot of talk about the SBOE, particularly by...

Catch Liberty Institute at the Texas Tribune Festival on Sunday debating the SBOE

September 23, 2011
Topic: SBOE , Update
Liberty Institute’s Director of Legislative Affairs, Jonathan Saenz will speak this weekend at the Texas Tribune Festival.  The Festival is a weekend of debate, discussion and...

Moderate Republican Criticized for Being Lobbyist & State Board of Education Member

January 24, 2011
Topic: SBOE , Update
Self proclaimed Moderate Republican, Thomas Ratliff, has brought a heap of criticism on himself and the State Board of Education, as numerous media outlets are reporting the fact...

SBOE Candidate Ratliff: Do Not Delay Social Studies Vote; Such Demand Based on Inaccurate Information,

May 5, 2010
Topic: SBOE , Update
I am not sure what to make of most of this release by Republican SBOE Candidate, Thomas Ratliff, but it is worth noting the following excerpts:...