For a generation of Texans, Ann Richards provided inspiration and thoughtful humor, but most of all leadership. Every Texan, regardless of their political stripe, felt great pride whenever she spoke on our behalf. Here is what others are saying:
In the end, rather than take responsibility for his actions and show respect to his former constituents by making a public appearance and statement, Tom DeLay called on his daughter to email a shallow and self-serving note to the media announcing his decision to formally resign from the ballot.
But, Abbott refuses to acknowledge the incompetence of his office or the dumb luck that averted risk of identity theft
Yesterday, the Lone Star Project detailed how lawyers working for Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott bungled a data transfer with opposing legal counsel in the Texas Voter Photo ID litigation by turning over millions of Texas Social Security numbers, thus creating the potential for misuse, abuse and identify theft.