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The Kinkster Returns: This Time as a Democrat
He's at it again
"...(as he did in 2006) but as a card-carrying Democrat. "My heroes have always been Democrats," Friedman told a..."

May 15, 2009 News Feature by Michael King

Stunner in District 97: Democrat Barrett Wins
Dems edge to within five seats of House majority
"...to replace retiring Fort Worth Republican Rep. Anna Mowery, Democrat Dan Barrett defeated Republican Mark M. Shelton with 52%..."

Dec. 19, 2007 News Post by Lee Nichols

Rep. England to Turn Democrat
Grand Prairie rep thumbs his nose at Craddick
"...Score another win for the Democrats in the Texas House, this one without a single..."

Sept. 19, 2007 News Post by Lee Nichols

Perry's Kind of Democrat
"...Perry has named one of a his favorite Texas Democrats as his new legislative director. State Sen. Ken Armbrister,..."

Dec. 15, 2006 News Post by Amy Smith

Rodriguez Wins – One More Democrat in Congress
"...It's over. All 267 precincts have reported, and Democrat Ciro Rodriguez has upset Republican incumbent Henry Bonilla. Rodriguez..."

Dec. 12, 2006 News Post by Lee Nichols

Proud to Be a Democrat
"...the Driskill to watch the returns with our fellow Democrats. As I glanced around the room I saw Hispanics,..."

Nov. 5, 2004 Postmarks

Vote Democrat!
"...and fearmongering. And people wonder why I am a Democrat! Support John Kerry for president...."

April 22, 2004 Postmarks

Not as Good a Democrat as I
"...I would hope includes a strong defense of the Democratic principles that were trampled during this year's Republican gerrymandering...."

Feb. 11, 2004 Postmarks

Economy Could Use a Democrat
"...when we were running a surplus budget under a Democrat? Under Clinton, we gained an average of 239,000 jobs..."

Aug. 25, 2003 Postmarks

T.A.B. to Earle: Drop Dead, Democrat!
The Texas Association of Business sues the DA and claims "partisan politics" are behind the T.A.B. ethics case.
"...pose a threat to free speech. Earle is a Democrat, while the majority of candidates backed by T.A.B. are..."

Feb. 14, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

Democrat Judicial Candidates Celebrate Primary Wins
Nominees will breeze to election in deep-blue Travis County

March 4, 2022 News Feature by Brant Bingamon

2020 Texas Democrat Target List
Eyeballing the districts where Texas Dems can make headway in flipping the House
"...If Texas Democrats hold the 12 House seats they gained in 2018..."

Oct. 25, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Rose Not a Pure Enough Democrat
"...Dear Editor, A wolf in sheep's clothing? Democratic Rep. Patrick Rose of Dripping Springs keeps saying he'll..."

Jan. 14, 2007 Postmarks

No Tolerance for Democrat Crybabies
"...future (“I wish I were dead!”), and that the Democratic Party can't or won't try (“You don't really care!”)...."

Nov. 1, 2006 Postmarks

Swanson Compares Apples (Enlisted Men) and Oranges (Military Planners and Leaders) and – Surprise, Surprise – Discovers Democrat Lemonade
"...an admitted war criminal is fit to represent the Democratic Party?..."

May 14, 2004 Postmarks

Texas Roundup Notes
"...the state results. Of interest: In Congressional District 10, Democrat Ted Ankrum did refreshingly well against incumbent Michael McCaul...."

Nov. 8, 2006 News Post by Lee Nichols

Where Is My Mind?
Texas Republicans and Democrats overreact to Massachusetts
"...spent the day treating Senator-elect Scott Brown's victory over Democrat Martha Coakley as some kind of victory in Texas..."

Jan. 20, 2010 News Post by Richard Whittaker

The Rise of the Invisible Man
Can longshot Democrat Chris Bell ring up a miracle?
"...on a sleepy August day in 2005, the little-known Democrat had just $11,000 in his cash box – about..."

Oct. 27, 2006 News Feature by Amy Smith

Who's in the House?
Quick hits on the House run-offs around the state
"...second rounds on April 13 – eight Republican, one Democrat – are probably breathing a sigh of relief...."

April 15, 2010 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Oh, Kinky, You Crazy
Kinky Friedman thinks that being a Democrat governor would be nice.
"...Kinkster would like to run in 2010 as the Democrat candidate. Possibly he's thinking that if he put together..."

Aug. 24, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Four More Seats
GOP worries about redistricting motivating anti-DNC namecalling
"...starts telling opponents to "go home," that's not just anti-Democrat. That's anti-democratic. And kinda rude...."

Sept. 10, 2009 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Schieffer's House
Ranking Texas Democratic Reps come out for gubernatorial candidate
"...folks that turned up to be pictured endorsing the Democratic gubernatorial candidate is quite impressive: Coleman, obviously, who currently..."

Aug. 26, 2009 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Is John Carter a Nutball?
Round Rock Congressman calls Obama a Marxist
"...district that he doesn't have to worry about a Democrat ever knocking him off, but red-baiting crap like this..."

May 13, 2009 News Post by Lee Nichols

Celsius 41.11
Reactionary film claims to reveal the truth behind the lies of Fahrenheit 9/11.
"...as it is with encroaching history on all sides, Democrat, Republican, and, um, that Nader fellow. And while Celsius..."

Oct. 22, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

A Perfect Candidate
"...Senate race in Virginia between Republican Oliver North and Democrat Chuck Robb, this documentary reinforces the cliché that the..."

Oct. 11, 1996 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Republican Incumbent Bill Flores’ Exit Raises Dem Odds in TX-17
Democrat Rick Kennedy currently running unopposed
"...who also has no opponents yet in the 2020 Democratic primary...."

Sept. 13, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

Don Zimmerman Announces Campaign for HD 47
Candidates begin to surface for 2020 primaries
"...primary for state House District 47, currently held by Democrat Vikki Goodwin...."

May 31, 2019 News Post by Michael King

Yeakel Rules for Diane Hyatt
Shea supporter fired by Texas Water Development Board
"...administrators who fired her – allegedly for Working While Democrat...."

May 21, 2014 News Post by Michael King

House District 50 Run Off Date Set
Plus the Woodlands preps for its own special election
"...House District 50 has something like an end date: Democrat Celia Israel and Republican Mike VanDeWalle will face off..."

Nov. 21, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Congressional Races: Same Ol' Same Ol'
Don't expect much change in Austin's Washington representation
"...Republicans Lamar Smith, Michael McCaul, and John Carter, and Democrat Lloyd Doggett, and there's little reason to believe that..."

Feb. 25, 2010 News Post by Lee Nichols

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