TPA Roundup – December 26, 2011

The Texas Progressive Alliance hopes everyone is enjoying their holiday as it brings you the last roundup of 2011.

Last week’s House Republican cave-in on the payroll tax cut extension is intertwined with the Keystone XL pipeline: both have to be decided upon again in 60 days. PDiddie at Brains and Eggs […]

TPA Roundup – December 19, 2011

The Texas Progressive Alliance is all about the wassailing as it brings you this week’s blog roundup.

Off the Kuff has a look at candidate filings in Harris County as of what was once the deadline date.

BossKitty at TruthHugger – sees the grim side of a corporate ruled America, is that […]

Let Me Sell you A Lie – EPA Consequences of The REINS Act – H.R. 10

This is a follow up to my warning on the day it passed the US House of Representatives, “The REINS Act – H.R. 10 Threatens Checks and Balances”. Contact your Senator and insist that HR10 must not become a law that Undermines Crucial Safeguards for American Families! Corporations can sell lies about their […]

TPA – 12/12/2011

The Texas Progressive Alliance is too busy with last minute Christmas shopping to come up with a clever intro as it brings you this week’s roundup.

SCOTUS has issued a stay and scrambled the 2012 elections again. Off the Kuff tries to make sense of it.

BossKitty at TruthHugger – it’s business […]

US Supreme Court May Like New Texas Gerrymandering

Enough of this crooked “business as usual behavior” by Texas Politicians. Enough free passes by the US Supreme Court. The Texas Constitution MUST be changed to prevent disenfranchising the citizens of this once great state. All these years of crooked Texas politics has flushed the credibility of being a Texan, down the toilet. […]

Why the Tea Party is like a Crop Circle

I love a mystery, a puzzle, an enigma. Crop Circles are a mysterious enigma, and so is the Tea Party. Neither are what they seem.

FIRST: This movement started out as simply the Tea Party, referencing a populist protest by colonists who objected to a British tax on tea in 1773, and called […]

TPA Roundup – 12/5/2011

So, its now December 2011, the US Presidential campaign is already nasty, and it has just under a year to go.

The Texas Progressive Alliance thinks that if Herman Cain had just married all those women he could be where Newt Gingrich is today as it brings you this […]