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Know your rights; make your vote count

By Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Special Contributor   Unlike any other time in American history, it is important for all eligible citizens to exercise their right to vote on Nov. 4. Recently, there has been significant dialogue regarding which party … Continue reading

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LULAC looking for volunteers to escort children

Dallas’ LULAC Council #102 is looking for volunteers to escort refugee children being brought to DFW from the Texas/Mexico border. “We need Guardian Angels for these children in case they are confronted by the hatemongers and bigots we saw this … Continue reading

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Carson City ends opposition in challenge to Nev. same-sex marriage ban

The Clark County, Nev., Republican Party edited its official platform statement over the weekend to remove a section defining marriage as a union between a man and a woman.

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Republican official says gays should be purged from GOP, blames homosexuality on Satan

A new candidate for a Michigan seat on the Republican National Committee wants gays “purged” from the GOP and claims homosexuality is a “perversion” created by Satan himself, The Huffington Post reported.

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WATCH: Tom Leppert’s GOP Senate rivals again attack him for appearing at gay Pride in Dallas

Republican Senate hopeful Tom Leppert again came under fire today for his decision to appear in two gay Pride parades while mayor of Dallas.

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Tea party group makes surprising endorsement

The tea party is certainly not one unified political organization. And as a group the tea party has not backed any one particular GOP presidential candidate. While many supported Michele Bachmann, there’s been no consensus. But most tea party support … Continue reading

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A look back at Rick Perry’s anti-gay presidential campaign, which will end this morning

The Associated Press is reporting that Texas Gov. Rick Perry plans to drop out of the Republican presidential race this morning and endorse former House Speaker Newt Gingrich: That’s according to Republican officials who spoke on the condition of anonymity … Continue reading

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GOP hopefuls pledge to investigate gays if elected

Is this what a gay Republican looks like? We all know that good traditional GOP values include family and limited government. So of course it makes sense to demand of GOP presidential candidates that they insist on pursuing a divisive … Continue reading

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Valdez gearing up for re-election bid

Nation’s only lesbian Latina sheriff to seek 3rd term, says she expects to once again be a GOP target JOHN WRIGHT  |  Senior Political Writer wright@dallasvoice.com Seven years ago, she became the first female, first Hispanic and — of course … Continue reading

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WATCH: Randy Rainbow drunk dials Rick Perry

Randy Rainbow is reliably clever in his newest video wherein he tries to chat up Gov. Rick Perry after a drunkenly good time at . If only Herman Cain would quit interrupting. In short, it’s brilliant — as usual. And … Continue reading

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