Ted Cruz, the self-promoting Tea Party darling, is the new Texas standard bearer in the U.S. senate. Is he representative of Texas values? The fact that he beat a favored conservative, Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst, the establishment candidate in the primary, and easily won the general election shows that he does have widespread support in [...]
Yesterday, as you might have read, a federal judge ruled that several elements of Texas’s abortion reform laws were unconstitutional (although not the section that restricted abortions after 20 weeks). As you might recall, RedState spoke with Lt. Show More Summary
Another call to impeach Obama has been publicly made, this time coming from Texas Lt. Governor David Dewhurst. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the subject of an Obama impeachment came up during the Million Vet March and the Truckers Ride For The Constitution protest over the weekend. Show More Summary
Texas’ incumbent Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst, the second-highest elected official in the state, called Monday night for the impeachment of president Barack Obama at a Tea Party forum for candidates in the lieutenant governor’s race. Show More Summary
Texas lieutenant governor David Dewhurst, who Ted Cruz defeated last year in the Republican Senate primary, recently called for the impeachment of President Obama. The Texas Tribune reports that Dewhurst, who is running for reelection in a tough primary, made the comment at a Tarrant County Tea Party candidate forum. Show More Summary
Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst wants to impeach President Barack Obama over the tragedy that saw four Americans killed in Benghazi, Libya, last year. Dewhurst called for Obama to be impeached over his handling of the deadly 2012 attack on the U.S. Show More Summary
It’s not like the Republican Party hasn’t already overreached by calling him a Muslim, an illegal immigrant, a socialist or an America-hater. Calling for his impeachment is just another day in GOP-land. [Lt. Gov. David] Dewhurst’s comments were first reported on Twitter by a reporter who was attending the event on behalf of The Texas […]
Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, a Republican, says Obama should be impeached.
I know y’all are going to be shocked, shocked I tell you, that Texas Lt. Governor David Dewhurst’s pronouncement that the Texas Department of Public Safety confiscated jars of urine and feces at the women’s rights debate at the State...Show More Summary
Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst (R): "I know Wendy Davis. And I don't think she stands a chance running for statewide office."...
Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst tried to abuse his power and strong arm the police into letting his nephew's wife out of jail. [ more › ]
Today's comic by Ruben Bolling is jungle culture: Texas lieutenant governor tries personal clout to free arrested relative: Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst called a police station to seek the release of a relative jailed on a shoplifting...Show More Summary
Texas Lieutenant Gov. David Dewhurst is under fire for a call he made to local police seeking the release of a family member who was arrested for shoplifting. In the police recording made public Tuesday and reported by local news outlets, Dewhurst, a Republican who has been in office for 10 years, brandishes his popularity among law enforcement. Show More Summary
A Texas police dept. releases tape of call from Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst helping a relative.
(CNN) – Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst of Texas is coming under some fire after using his name and position as he sought the release of a relative accused of shoplifting, all the while arguing she was arrested on a "mistaken charge." The Allen Police Department on Wednesday released audio of a phone call from the […]
On Wednesday, Texas Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst announced he was officially running for re-election for a fourth consecutive term. Though...
by Dave Andrusko Just after midnight Saturday when the Texas Senate passed HB 2, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst (who presides over the Senate) tweeted that “Love wins tonight as the Texas Senate stood firmly on the right side of history.” The Texas Senate rejected 20 pro-abortion amendments and passed a bil to protect…
The rise of solidly red and solidly blue states has led to a political system in which, for some, the primary is the main game and the election an afterthought. Last year, here in Texas, when Ted Cruz beat David Dewhurst for the Republican nomination, he knew he had effectively become a Senator of the United States. Show More Summary
As you recall, the abortion reform HB2 bill finally passed late Friday night/Saturday morning, over the … vociferous? vehement? I know: vicious – objections of Democrats. Short version: ban on abortions after 20 weeks and abortion clinics are now subject to new health and safety requirements. Lt. Show More Summary