Texas Progressive Alliance Weekly Round-Up

It’s Monday, and that means it is time for yet another edition of the Texas Progressive Alliance‘s weekly blog round-up. Posts included in the round up are submitted each week by Alliance member blogs. This week’s round-up is compiled by Vince from Capitol Annex.

Maybe PDiddie at Brains and Eggs was wrong about […]

House Committee Hears Transgender Issues

Written Statement of

The Transgender Law Center

To the

Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions

Committee on Education and Labor

United States House of Representatives

“An Examination of Discrimination Against Transgender Americans in the Workplace”

This historic […]

Though Part Of TTC 69 Stalled, The Rest Steamrollers On To Connect With John Cornyn’s Mexican Superhighway

Guest Post: Vince Leibowitz of capitolannex.com

Although part of the controversial TTC 69 route of the Trans-Texas Corridor has been (or will be) altered, it’s full steam(roller) ahead on the southern aspect of the superhighway:

The second half of the massive Trans Texas Corridor will take a large step toward reality today, when […]

Department of Homeland Security Outsources National Security

You have to wonder if Bush, Chertoff and Rice really understand which homeland they are suppose to secure. Obviously, putting the responsibility of digitally fingerprinting all exiting foreign passengers falls on the airline and shipping industry; who will then hire contractors to to do the U.S. Government’s job? The Bush administration has hit […]

Texas Progressive Alliance Weekly Round Up

It’s Monday, and that means it is time for another edition of the Texas Progressive Alliance’s Weekly blog round-up. The round-up is compiled from posts submitted by member blogs.

WCNews at Eye On Williamson takes apart the new GOP Business tax in Tearing At The Margins Tax.

Off the Kuff published the rest […]

Could Tim Russert Be A Victim Of Big Pharma/FDA Scam

Medicare: Thousands of Medicare Providers Abuse the Federal Tax System F.D.A. Issues Strictest Warning on Diabetes Drugs

As America ages, the GREED factor related to Health Care grows exponentially. Services provided are watered down and cost is inflated to squeeze every penny out of the US Taxpayer. Health Care is no longer […]

Israel Rehearses Bush Plans For Armageddon – UPDATE

Strike on Iran could turn Mideast into fireball, official says U.N. nuclear watchdog chief warns of dangers of military strike on Iran Attack may lead Iran to a more-aggressive nuclear stance, he says Iran official reportedly criticized the Israeli exercises Comments follow Israeli military maneuvers in early June U.S.: Israeli air exercise […]

And Then Theres Bob Barr – Born Again Libertarian

… since renouncing the GOP and embracing the anti-government tenets of the Libertarian party a couple years ago, Barr has flip-flopped repeatedly and now strongly opposes the war, condemns the Patriot Act as a violation of civil liberties, criticizes efforts to restrict gay rights, and even favors the legalization of marijuana for medical purposes. […]

John McCain Proves Obama’s Point

It would be helpful if politicians realized, that everything they say, everything they write, (everyone they know in bed and out), is on the web. However, since John McCain doesn’t know how to use a computer, this little fact escapes him. Forgive me for digressing, but, in this day and age, you wonder […]

Texas Progressive Alliance Round Up June 16

It’s Monday, and that means it is time for another edition of the Texas Progressive Alliance‘s weekly blog round-up. The round-up is compiled based on submissions made by member blogs. This week’s compiler is Vince from Capitol Annex.

CoulldBeTrue hears Rick Perry’s rally call against Mexican drug cartels hooking up with local gangs […]