Don’t Mess With Texas

    Don’t Mess With Texas

    The Tea Party and grassroots conservatives have come back to life from the dead more times than any of us can count.  The media keeps missing the point; whenever our candidates can raise money and get their message out to the voters before they are defined by the smear machine, they will win every time.  And especially in Texas, where we have done a better | Read More »

    RS Interview: Lt. Govenor David Dewhurst (R, Texas). #prolife

    Yesterday, as you might have read, a federal judge ruled that several elements of Texas’s abortion reform laws were unconstitutional (although not the section that restricted abortions after 20 weeks). As you might recall, RedState spoke with Lt. Governor Dewhurst after the bill finally passed, and we spoke to him again yesterday: Short version: Texas is going to fight the court case, Texas is expecting | Read More »

    RS Interview: Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst (R, TX).

    As you recall, the abortion reform HB2 bill finally passed late Friday night/Saturday morning, over the … vociferous? vehement? I know: vicious – objections of Democrats.  Short version: ban on abortions after 20 weeks and abortion clinics are now subject to new health and safety requirements.  Lt. Gov. Dewhurst spoke to RedState just after the vote was made: To sum up the interview: Dewhurst noted | Read More »

    Call Them Back, @GovernorPerry [update]

    UPDATE: Governor Perry has called them back effective July 1st.————–When last the Republicans filibustered anywhere, it was Rand Paul who led Mike Lee of Utah, Ted Cruz of Texas, and others to filibuster over the use of drones against Americans in the United States. The Democrats chose to filibuster legislation that would save the lives of American citizens. It is telling.Last night in Texas, white | Read More »

    The Con$ultant Cla$$

    A few weeks ago I wrote this about the GOP’s consultant class: can I just say what a bunch of charlatans and grifters most GOP consultants are. We have all these GOP Super PACs sucking up millions and millions of dollars to help Mitt Romney and now in the summer lull? Nothing. But I bet some consultants are getting rich. It’s like the GOP consultant | Read More »

    The Con$ultant Cla$$

    A few weeks ago I wrote this about the GOP’s consultant class: can I just say what a bunch of charlatans and grifters most GOP consultants are. We have all these GOP Super PACs sucking up millions and millions of dollars to help Mitt Romney and now in the summer lull? Nothing. But I bet some consultants are getting rich. It’s like the GOP consultant | Read More »

    The Establishment’s Near Sexual Advances on Ted Cruz Are About to Begin

    “[T]he Perry-Dewhurst shared campaign team spent $50 million in the past year to ruin the reputations of Rick Perry and Ted Cruz. That’s just sad.” It turned into an atrociously nasty runoff. The same crew who failed Governor Rick Perry’s Presidential bid has now also sunk David Dewhurst’s bid for the Senate and spent tens of millions of dollars in the process. Along the way | Read More »

    The Establishment’s Near Sexual Advances on Ted Cruz Are About to Begin

    “[T]he Perry-Dewhurst shared campaign team spent $50 million in the past year to ruin the reputations of Rick Perry and Ted Cruz. That’s just sad.” It turned into an atrociously nasty runoff. The same crew who failed Governor Rick Perry’s Presidential bid has now also sunk David Dewhurst’s bid for the Senate and spent tens of millions of dollars in the process. Along the way | Read More »

    An Election Day Conversation with Ted Cruz

    Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Ted Cruz to discuss the latest attacks on him, the broad-based conservative support he’s received, and the critical importance of today’s election in Texas. We’re brought to you as always by Stephen Clouse and Associates. If you’d like to email us, you can do so at | Read More »

    An Election Day Conversation with Ted Cruz

    Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Ted Cruz to discuss the latest attacks on him, the broad-based conservative support he’s received, and the critical importance of today’s election in Texas. We’re brought to you as always by Stephen Clouse and Associates. If you’d like to email us, you can do so at | Read More »

    Counting Chickens in Texas

    Some friends in Texas are privately worried about Ted Cruz. The polls are very close. David Dewhurst has vastly outspent him. There is a huge turnout happening in random places in Texas — lots of people showing up in the runoff who do not normally vote in runoffs, let alone in Republican primaries.That could be a sign that people are really fired up for Ted.That | Read More »

    Counting Chickens in Texas

    Some friends in Texas are privately worried about Ted Cruz. The polls are very close. David Dewhurst has vastly outspent him. There is a huge turnout happening in random places in Texas — lots of people showing up in the runoff who do not normally vote in runoffs, let alone in Republican primaries.That could be a sign that people are really fired up for Ted.That | Read More »

    JoAnn Fleming Slams Patrick Over Dewhurst Endorsement

    JoAnn Fleming, Chair of the TEA Party Caucus Advisory Committee in Texas has come out swinging on State Senator Dan Patrick over his endorsement of David Dewhurst for US Senator. She made it very clear that Patrick does not speak for the TEA Party Advisory Committee and that she does NOT support David Dewhurst. The following is the press release sent out by Fleming and | Read More »

    Dewhurst in B Minor

    Our own Ben Howe put this together for the Ted Cruz campaign in Texas. It is must see TV.By the way, Ben won’t brag on himself, but he’s available for hire.

    Dewhurst in B Minor

    Our own Ben Howe put this together for the Ted Cruz campaign in Texas. It is must see TV.By the way, Ben won’t brag on himself, but he’s available for hire.