Wendy Needs You

Put forth by XicanoPwr


Wendy Davis answered the call–she is running to be our next Governor of Texas. And now, she needs you to answer the call to chip in. Much like every vote will matter, so will every dollar. And every dollar doesn’t only help Wendy Davis in her run, but the energy she creates will be passed […]

Open Letter To Jason Staford and Tom Pauken Regarding KXAN’s Poorly Advertised Townhall Meeting

Put forth by XicanoPwr


Dear Jason Staford and Tom Pauken: Texans want something more – and different – from you. And you’re running out of time. They want you to occupy a certain space in our political discourse which is wide open, if only you will seize it. It’s there for the taking. People will revere and respect you […]

Early Voting And Some Notes

Put forth by XicanoPwr


As some of you my readers have noticed, this site has been down for a few months. I am still redoing the site, while re-evaluating the mission of this blog. Early voting began yesterday. If you have already decided who you will be voting for please use this opportunity to vote early. I believe early […]

Rules For Candidate Endorsement

Put forth by XicanoPwr


As we are less than a hundred days until the November elections, I decided to come up with a new blog policy. I have decided I want my endorsement to mean something, rather than just endorsing any old Democrat. As a leader in the Latino/a community and as a blogger, this blog serves as a […]

Joe Barton, A Texan We Can Be Proud Of … Not

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Yesterday, Rep. Joe Barton, the ranking member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, apologized to BP for President Obama’s “shakedown” of the company. Barton, a former oil company executive, called BP the victim of a “$20 billion shakedown;” he was referring to the $20 billion compensation fund for the victims of the Gulf Coast’s […]

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