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4.18.12 -- Written by Anonymous Source
First President to say that America is not a Christian nation.
First President to go to court to overturn the Defense of Marriage Act which defines marriage as between one man and one woman. (DOMA passed the House 342-to-67 and passed the Senate 85-to-14.)
First President to seal from public view his elementary school records/transcripts, his…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on April 18, 2012 at 10:33am — No Comments
4.17.12 – Good news about Texas’ new Math curriculum standards (TEKS) for our public schools (K-12)
I was assured last night by various Texas State Board of Education (SBOE) members that they and the Texas Education Agency staffers have been working very hard this week to finalize the Math TEKS for Texas and that the final product will be so excellent that the SBOE will be proud to adopt them at their meeting on…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on April 17, 2012 at 7:48pm — No Comments
“What Should I Do?”
by Donna Garner
I love today’s article in American Thinker by Lloyd Marcus (link posted below); he is a Black, conservative patriot. I am a White, conservative patriot; and I am having the same troubling thoughts as Marcus is having. What can I do to stem the tide of racial division that Obama and his crowd are stirring up and promoting in this…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on April 17, 2012 at 1:33pm — No Comments
Obama's Buffett Rule
by Henry W. Burke
Under the Buffett Rule, businesses and families earning $1 million or more will pay a minimum 30 % effective tax…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on April 16, 2012 at 11:20am — No Comments
4.15.12 – Please read about these important events that will impact every public school student and educator in the state of Texas:
First point of interest:
The Texas State Board of Education will be meeting this Wednesday through Friday (April 18-20), and they are scheduled to vote on the final version of the new Math curriculum standards (TEKS) for K-12.
Please go to…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on April 15, 2012 at 9:55pm — No Comments
“Effort To Dilute the Power of Conservatives on Tex. State Bd. of Education”
by Donna Garner
1.13.12 (Republished on 4.15.12)
I believe if the Texas Legislature ever “opens up” the subject of increasing the number of Texas State Board of Education (SBOE) districts, it won’t just be the Texas Panhandle that will be…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on April 15, 2012 at 9:05pm — No Comments
2.27.12 (Republished on 4.15.12)
DEBATE OVER ENGLISH / LANGUAGE ARTS / READING TEKS
Tincy Miller is running again for the Texas State Board of Education (Dallas, Collin County). She is just short of 80, served on the SBOE for eons, and then was ousted from the Board in the Nov. 2010 conservative tsunami. The information below tells why Tincy Miller does not need to be elected to the SBOE in our…
Added by Donna Garner on April 15, 2012 at 7:00am — No Comments
“Tincy Miller’s Record As a Compromiser”
by Donna Garner
An organization in the Dallas area asked me to send them questions for their vetting session of Tincy Miller, candidate for the Texas State Board of Education, District 12. Tincy was voted off the SBOE in Nov. 2010 but is running again for the same seat on the SBOE. Here is what I sent to the organization:
I hope that this…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on April 15, 2012 at 12:09am — No Comments
“Time To Get Excited About Donna Campbell, Texas Senate District 25”
by Donna Garner
It is my privilege to recommend Donna Campbell, M. D. for the Texas Senate, District 25.
Donna is the true conservative in this race. This is Texas’ opportunity to put another committed, pro-life/pro-family Texas Senator in the legislature.
Donna has been endorsed by Texas…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on April 14, 2012 at 11:50pm — No Comments
“Graded by Former Student Who Is Now an Educrat”
By Donna Garner
Dr. Jerry Burkett has stated that he is now a Texas principal; and he has written a highly uncomplimentary article about me. (I have posted the link to his article at the bottom of this page.) I was his former English teacher at Midway High School.
In essence, Jerry has been sent out by the education establishment to ruin my…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on April 12, 2012 at 12:28pm — No Comments
“Now What Do We Grassroots Citizens Do?”
by Donna Garner
We grassroots citizens are very saddened by Rick Santorum’s decision to suspend his campaign today but understand that he feels he must take care of his fatherly responsibilities to be with Bella and his family.
From Santorum’s letter to his supporters sent today at 2:20 P. M., we learned that Bella came home from the hospital last night…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on April 10, 2012 at 10:30pm — No Comments
4.10.12 -- Sent out by David Bellows, member of the Texas State Republican Executive Committee (SREC – SD 3)
Texas GOP State Chairman Munisteri is FOR Winner Take All – It's Fair & Grassroots…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on April 10, 2012 at 12:31pm — No Comments
4.10.12 – Townhall.com
Look What's Going On in Charter Schools
Apr 10, 2012
Added by Donna Garner on April 10, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments
AMERICA, YOU BETTER READ THESE TWO ARTICLES:
Texas could be the game changer.
It turns out that Romney and Santorum in actuality are only separated by 229 delegates. (Please read the second article).
Texas’ Republican Party Chair, Steve Munisteri, explained in an interview yesterday (first article) that even if the Republican National Committee refuses to…Continue
4.8.12 -- Please notice the tone of Bill Whitaker’s candidate questions of Texas State Board of Education member, Gail Lowe in the Waco Tribune-Herald today; then send Ms. Lowe a note praising her for the dexterous yet straight-forward manner in which she responded to Whitaker’s obviously antagonistic, accusative, and agenda-driven questions.
Gail’s contact information is as follows. I am sure she would welcome campaign donations also because SBOE…Continue
4.8.12 -- Inside Texas Politics – Today Brad Watson interviewed Steve Munisteri, Texas Republican Party Chair (RPT).
Munisteri explained that he has always been a supporter of Winner Take All. [Winner Take All – WTA -- means that all 152 Texas Republican delegates would be awarded to the winner of the Texas Republican primary; proportional means that the number of delegates would be awarded proportionally among the various…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on April 8, 2012 at 8:43pm — No Comments
4.8.12 – Politico.com –
[As my conservative friend Cindy said recently, “If Romney were to become President…the main issue here is that it would eventually lead to giving credibility to Mormonism, and people would be drawn into the false teachings of the Mormon Church. This would in turn draw people away from the truth of the pure teachings of the Christian gospel. We as Christians [Orthodox Christians, Catholic Christians, Protestant…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on April 8, 2012 at 5:22pm — No Comments
“Joe Straus Should Stop Measuring the Curtains for the Speaker’s Suite”
by Donna Garner
What could possibly give an unnamed casino group the “courage” to pay off the huge losses incurred by Retama Park (horse racing park in San Antonio that lost $1.7 Million last year alone) and also to pay off any future losses for the next six years? (Please see 3.16.12 article from San Antonio Express-News posted below.)…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on April 7, 2012 at 7:43pm — No Comments
4.6.12 – David Bradley v. Rita Ashley – Texas State Board of Education Race
Posted by Gary Scharrer -- reporter for Houston Chronicle
All 15 State Board…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on April 7, 2012 at 11:01am — No Comments
4.7.12 – First, please read the message posted below from Texas Eagle Forum. Second, please read the excerpts taken from a message sent out by David Bellow along with the link to read the rest of his article. Third, please take action:
Texas Eagle Forum
Texas' Role in Choosing the President
We in Texas know that we are a significant force in national conservative politics. After all, we have the largest Republican…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on April 7, 2012 at 10:00am — No Comments