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Walker Out Of Site During Immigration Flap

Scott Walker went to Texas to visit the border, but refused to address his position on immigration. The likely Republican presidential contender remained invisible to reporters on Friday during a visit that could have given him a chance to spotlight illegal immigration and border security. Instead, the two-term governor arrived in Texas after reports that […]

The former Texas governor forgot that he hasn’t announced that he’s running for president. Oops! As the Des Moines Register reports: Because he’s not a declared presidential candidate yet, Perry in his prepared remarks at a Dallas County GOP event Thursday evening was careful to say he’s in Iowa to push for the election of […]

The attendees were perplexed, but here’s what led to it: “We had no idea what was going on,” said John Jarnecke, president of the Republic of Texas. “We knew of nothing that would warrant such an action.” The raid was a response to legal summons sent by Republic of Texas members to a Kerr County […]

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – A state lawmaker’s complaint has prompted the Texas Commission on Judicial Conduct to investigate a judge who ordered the issuance of a marriage license to a same-sex couple. Republican Rep. Tony Tinderholt filed the complaint Wednesday against state District Judge David Wahlberg, an elected Democrat. Last week, Wahlberg ordered the Travis […]

Political Wire points to Rick Perry’s statement in New Hampshire. Perry proposed repeal of the Affordable Care Act, which he called “another example of one-size-fits-all coming out of Washington, D.C.” And he noted that Texas chose not to participate in Medicaid expansion. “Texas has been criticized for having a large number of uninsured,” he said, […]

Conservative country singer Larry Gatlin doesn’t like that Congressman Alcee Hastings says people from Texas are crazy. Wednesday morning Fox & Friends hosted country crooner Larry Gatlin, who sang his response to the tune of “The Eyes of Texas Are Upon You,” itself sung to the tune of “I’ve Been Working on the Railroad.” It […]

The Texas governor is jumping on the bandwagon. I have declared Feb. 2 to be Chris Kyle Day in Texas. We honor our military heroes. @ChrisKyleFrog#txlege#tcotpic.twitter.com/rhLhIlevNM — Greg Abbott (@GregAbbott_TX) January 30, 2015 Please “like” Liberaland on Facebook Now read this:Prosecutor: Bergdahl Shouldn’t Be Charged (Mar 28, 2015) Bergdahl’s Defense Says He Left Unit But […]

A Texas father was shot in the face by his 14-year-old son after they got into an argument over his Christmas present. According to Cameron County Sheriff Omar Lucio, the shooting happened after the father gave his teenage son a fishing pole for Christmas. Lucio said, “The young 16-year-old was very upset because he claimed […]

A grand jury has cleared Houston Police officer Juventino Castro in the shooting death of Jordan Baker.  The 28-year-old black father’s family believes he was profiled when he was stopped for looking “suspicious” just before he was shot dead by the officer. Burnt Orange Report reports: Jordan Baker, a young black man, a father, a […]

C.J. Grisham, leader of Open Carry Texas, a misogynist with an arrest record, has been deemed as a finalist by The Dallas Morning News for their “Texan of the Year.” Mr. Grisham has an arrest record and a history of using misogynistic language against women working to reduce gun violence. For example, he has referred […]

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