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Not in my America!

  The Republicans just spent a week trying to build a winning hand, but proved that the only card they have left to play is Trump-ed up fear   I admit it. I watched the Republican National Convention. It left … Continue reading

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Trump celebrates Cinco de Mayo

Here he is ladies and gentlemen, the presumptive GOP nominee for president of the United States, Donald Trump. Aren’t we all just so proud?! (But seriously, after the party nominated Sarah Palin for VP, are we surprised that it’s come … Continue reading

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Secret Service will not allow firearms at GOP convention

The Secret Service announced today the open carry of firearms will not be permitted at this summer’s Republican National Convention in Cleveland.

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TrusTed? Google ‘trus’

Maybe his advertising folks and whomever in his campaign staff approved that slogan/logo should do a little research before launching such slogans/logos.

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Even Ted Cruz’s daughter doesn’t like him …..

This video of Ted Cruz and his daughter, who is 7 years old, was taken recently after a political rally in Iowa. I don’t blame the kid!

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Jeffress says he can’t endorse Trump — as he endorses him

Churches and their pastors can’t endorse political candidates without risking losing their tax exempt status. But that didn’t stop the So-Called-Rev. Robert Jeffress, pastor of Dallas megachurch First Baptist, from making sure that everyone knows Donald Trump is his man. … Continue reading

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Carson says Constitution protects ‘everybody regardless of their sexual orientation’

Current GOP frontrunner says in debate that even though he opposes marriage equality he is not a homophobe Lisa Keen  |  Keen News Service lisakeen@mac.com The Republican presidential field’s current frontrunner Ben Carson said Wednesday night, Oct. 28, he is … Continue reading

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TFN: Travis County GOP ‘dives into the deep end of the crazy pool’

The Travis County Republication “dived into the deep end of the crazy pool” this week, according to the Texas Freedom Network, which called out the Austin-based GOP group for a Monday night tweet promoting a right-wing blog that labeled Islam … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Majority of House GOP support bill against issuance of same sex marriage licenses

A majority of the Texas House GOP have signed onto a bill that would essentially ignore a Supreme Court decision recognizing marriage equality, more than any other this session.

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Everybody is running for the GOP presidential nomination

Former corporate CEO Carly Fiorina and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson jumped into the 2016 ring this weekend. Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee will join them tomorrow.

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