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Judge Refuses To Toss Rick Perry Case

A Texas judge wouldn’t toss two felony cases against Texas Governor Rick Perry for abuse of power. The governor’s defense team had sought to have the matter thrown out, arguing that the special prosecutor, Michael McCrum, wasn’t properly sworn in and some paperwork wasn’t correctly filed. But a written ruling from District Judge Bert Richardson, […]

According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office, 37 Texans — most of which are from Dallas and surrounding cities, all affiliated with various white supremacist groups — have been arrested on drug-trafficking conspiracy charges. Various white supremacist groups collaborated for purposes of drug distribution such as the ABT (Aryan Brotherhood of Texas), Aryan Circle, Irish Mob, […]

Texas Gov. Rick Perry appeared in court Thursday for the first hearing on two felony abuse of power charges. Lawyers for the Republican once (and possible future) presidential candidate pushed for the case, which stems from an indictment handed down by an Austin grand jury in August, to be dismissed on technicalities, the Associated Press […]

Greg Abbott is pallin’ around with terrorists. No, not Ted Nugent, another one. Border militia leader K.C. Massey, 48, briefly met the Texas gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott four days before he was arrested on federal weapons charges. Don’t they look good together in the photo? Massey was charged last week with possession of a firearm by […]

Ted “are you American enough to fight the vampire wolves” Nugent is back with a new op-ed on WhirledNutDaily, this time leading the charge against the “America-hating” Wendy Davis. In the op-ed, published on October 29, Nugent attacked “lying, scamming, America-hating, Texas-hating scammers and scoundrels that infest and steer the Wendy Davis campaign of deception.” […]

This totally never happens except when it does. After another apparent accidental shooting, Houston police are investigating. This time, the culprit is a 3-month-old baby. You see, the baby had access to his binkie, a blankie and of course, a gun. 20-year-old Patrick Sanders was shot on Saturday after a gun fell out of his […]

Early voting has been underway to nearly a week in Texas, and election judge William Parsley said on Sunday he has seen just one voter turned away at his polling location. At the Metropolitan Multi-Services Center in downtown Houston, the criminal from whose vote we are protected was an elderly veteran whose license was no […]

The Texas Department of Public Safety refused to grant a driver’s license to the daughter of Houston Mayor Annise Parker, who recently issued subpoenas to five local pastors who have been attacking a non-discrimination ordinance for perhaps the most ridiculous reason to come out of Texas yet: Because she has two mothers. Mayor Parker tweeted […]

A man at a Dallas airport who appears to be intoxicated (he’s drunk) attacked a passenger who he assumed is gay. After the man hurled a few gay slurs, he attacked the man, then bystanders intervened, tackling him on the spot. The man was held down until police arrived to handcuff him. In the video, […]

Kenneth “Buddy” Barfield was campaign manager for Texas Lt. Governor David Dewhurst (pictured), and now faces up to 28 years in prison and millions of dollars in fines. Appearing before a federal judge, Barfield pleaded guilty to charges of wire fraud, filing a false tax return and embezzlement… “You simply do not know what your […]

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