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Texas and the Congressional Suicide Caucus
Lone Star GOP on the losing side of shutdown fight
"...war that is clearly and finally bubbling over, Rep. Pete King, R-New York, slammed the freshman. He told CNN,..."

Oct. 17, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Schieffer's House
Ranking Texas Democratic Reps come out for gubernatorial candidate
"...Farrar, D-Houston; Democratic Caucus Leader Jim Dunnam, D-Waco, and Pete Gallego, D-Alpine, who has chaired every House Democratic body..."

Aug. 26, 2009 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Branch Falls on Conflicted Paxton
GOP AG race centers on bad (as in illegal) investment advice
"...up endorsements from two sitting GOP Congressmen this month: Pete Olson, R-Sugarland, and Bill Flores, R-College Station. They have..."

May 8, 2014 News Post by Richard Whittaker

The Real War on Women?
Live Action says 'gendercide' is growing in U.S.
"...Hall, Sam Johnson, Kenny Marchant, Michael McCaul, Randy Neugebauer, Pete Olson, Ted Poe, and Lamar Smith). Beyond subjecting medical..."

May 30, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

Dems Ditch Rogers
Texas Democratic Party rejects 'LaRouche Democrat'
"...for Tom DeLay's old seat, currently held by Republican Pete Olson. At its March 13 meeting in Austin, the..."

March 19, 2010 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

"...on insurance reforms. On the same day, GOP Congressman Pete Olson halted his Houston THINO (town hall in name..."

Sept. 4, 2009 News Feature

Klingler on Republicans in 2010
Where Texas Republicans went wrong, and what it'll take to go right
"...federal side, they picked up a congressional seat when Pete Olson dislodged Democrat incumbent Nick Lamp­son in District 22..."

Dec. 5, 2008 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

No Regrets for a Disappointed Doherty
Larry Joe Doherty didn't win the race, but he made it winnable, which was no small feat
"...and which Democrat Nick Lampson claimed two years ago. Pete Olson gave Lampson the boot by a 52.4%-45.4% margin...."

Nov. 7, 2008 News Feature by Lee Nichols

A Bright Spot for Republicans
DeLay's old seat returns to GOP
"...and Democrat Nick Lampson snatched up two years ago. Pete Olson gave Lampson the boot with 53% of the..."

Nov. 5, 2008 News Post by Lee Nichols

Bush Should Know About Drunk
Dubya talks economics and housing prices in Houston. Nation removes jaw from floor.
"...Last Friday he did a fundraiser in Houston for Pete Olson (formerly a staffer for both Phil Gramm and..."

July 23, 2008 News Post by Richard Whittaker

"...make some hard decisions: Tony Bennett, Junior Brown, and Peter Wolf at the Austin Music Hall Thursday night, or..."

March 14, 1997 Music Feature

Football Prophecies
Dick Cheney, Butch Vig, and chicken wings all play a role in Week 7
"...Seattle at San Francisco: Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll’s cab incurs a flat tire en route to..."

Oct. 20, 2012 Sports Post by Russ Espinoza

The True One
The Byrds' fifth dimension, Gene Clark, eight miles high and as wide as Americana
"...Dylan and "Turn! Turn! Turn!" a traditional adapted by Pete Seeger...."

June 30, 2006 Music Feature by Louis Black

Let the Madness Begin
Where ‘Mad Men’ left off – and where it might go next
" Ted Chaough – his former-nemesis-turned-partner – and Peggy Olson – his former-secretary-turned-protégé – had consummated a long-simmering love..."

April 12, 2014 Screens Post by Rod Machen

Old Settler's Music Festival Phases & Stages
"...the projectile pipes of Roger Daltrey, but possesses a Pete Townshend quality to his voice, noticeable on "The Acid..."

April 15, 2016 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

The Good Eye: Where (in Austin) Would Mad Men Shop?
"...Draper, a Roger, or, God help us all, a Pete.Back to column...."

July 17, 2014 Photo Gallery

Housecore Horror Live Shot: Dirty Dog Bar
Metal fest's first night opens with pianos, closes with a brawl
"...some impressive musicianship, particularly on the part of guitarist Pete Jay and bassist Ursula Stuart...."

Oct. 25, 2013 Music Post by Michael Toland

Letters at 3AM
Even though 2002 was an exceptional year for American cinema, American art has never been more marginalized, ghettoized, and controlled, than it is today.
" Baby Jane?, and lesser but memorable works by Peter Ustinov (Billy Budd), William Wyler (The Children's Hour), Frank..."

Jan. 10, 2003 Column by Michael Ventura

The Sopranos
New Texas Music Works closed the 2002 New Texas Festival with some tremendously talented ladies -- sopranos from the Conspirare Choir -- singing a variety of material, but for all its warmth, the concert lacked the sustained intensity and interest that is the hallmark of the choir's best work.
"...both the singer's fine voice and playful exuberance. Jennie Olson offered Handel's "Tornami a Vagheggiar" from his opera Alcina..."

June 14, 2002 Arts Review by Robi Polgar

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