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The Charleston Murders’ Texas Connection

Jun 22, 2015 By R.G. Ratcliffe

A white nationalist organization run by a man from Longview may have helped influenced Dylann Roof to become the racist who allegedly murdered nine African-Americans in a church in Charleston, South Carolina.

Missouri: Lawmakers Gone Wild!

Jun 19, 2015 By R.G. Ratcliffe

Texas House members this year were grinding their teeth over an undercover camera investigation being done by the conservative American Phoenix Foundation, but it looks like Missouri was where the action is.

Eltife Not Seeking Re-Election

Jun 14, 2015 By R.G. Ratcliffe

Senator Kevin Eltife often stood up to speak the truth on the state budget and tax cuts during the past legislative session, but he is not seeking re-election.

A Governor, Guns and the Zombie Apocalypse

Jun 13, 2015 By R.G. Ratcliffe

Ironically, the day Governor Greg Abbott signs into law a bill to allow the licensed open carrying of handguns, a disturbed man opens fire on the Dallas police headquarters while driving a zombie apocalypse van.

The Meh Primary

Jun 4, 2015 By R.G. Ratcliffe

Former Governor Rick Perry tries to live twice, as the song says: One life for yourself and one for your dreams.