1. No, I’m not getting paid to do this. Sadly, Battleground Texas is not issuing me a paycheck. I’m just someone trying to make the state a better place. Hey, would you like to volunteer too? 2. I don’t have life-sized Obama tapestries in my home, but I do have shelves in my closet devoted solely to name tags and convention swag. 3. I actually have friends that are Republicans. And some of them (some!) are damn good people. We… Read more »

So, if you’re a Democrat in Texas, you should have been at your county or senatorial district convention this past weekend. I hope you were. I went to mine. I have the program to prove it. See? I’m not going to say much about it, other than that I became a delegate to this summer’s state convention. I served on the rules committee, which was an exercise in frustration. While I was in the committee meeting, I heard someone performing a… Read more »