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Posts on ‘November 2nd, 2012’

Friday random ten: For the ladies, part 4

Happy Friday after Halloween! 1. Ida Red – Hot Club of Cowtown 2. Irene – Leadbelly 3. Isabel – Steeleye Span 4. Jackie O – John Mellencamp 5. Jamie – Trinity University Jazz Band 6. Jeannine – The Manhattan Transfer 7. Jenny Jenkins – Lisa Loeb 8. Joan Crawford – Blue Oyster Cult 9. Joanne […]

Back to Basics polls SD06

We don’t know when a special election in SD06 to succeed the late Sen. Mario Gallegos would be, but Back to Basics says we should start preparing for one. According to a new poll commissioned and released by the Back to Basics PAC, the late Senator Mario Gallegos is well-positioned to receive a majority of […]

KHOU story on the Metro poll question

I noted yesterday that there would be a separate story on the Metro referendum result from that KHOU/KUHF poll of Harris County.That story is here. A new poll indicates the Metro referendum on Houston area ballots will probably pass, but as early voting began a large number of voters hadn’t made up their minds. About […]

No, they can’t

You just need to ask yourself one simple question about this. Planned Parenthood will remain part of the Women’s Health Program for now, state officials said Wednesday, putting off the organization’s ouster as critics questioned whether enough health-care providers would exist without it. Gov. Rick Perry and Texas Health and Human Services Executive Commissioner Kyle […]

Overview of SBOE6

The Memorial Examiner takes a look at the race in SBOE6 between Republican Donna Bahorich and Democrat Traci Jensen. Bahorich is former district director for state Sen. Dan Patrick (R-District 7) and says her experience with the state legislative process adds to her qualifications for the post. A former manager at Mountain Bell, she home-schooled […]