Category Archives: Elections

Texas GOP candidate for US Senate Glenn Addison visits Dallas Ron Paul activists

This evening, Glenn Addison, a Ron Paul like candidate for Texas‘ GOP US Senator race – who openly announced support for Ron Paul on Monday – visited the Richardson headquartered group of political activists supporting Ron Paul‘s presidential bid. Glenn was well received not only by those in attendance, but also a few independent media reporters and videographers. Glenn is […]

2012 DFW and surrounding areas Libertarian Party district conventions

Earlier this afternoon the Libertarian Party of Texas held it’s DFW area district conventions at the Love and War in Texas restaurant in Grapevine. A number of counties were represented by their district delegates, including Collin,Dallas, Tarrant, Denton, and Parker, to nominate candidates for the November 6th, 2012 general elections on the Libertarian Party ticket. Those elected were: Ken Ashby (e-mail) – U.S. House District 5 Hugh […]

Super Tuesday not so super with still no clear winner for GOP nomination

Despite Romney appearing to win most states, Santorum, Paul and Gingrich still won enough to keep the the contest going strong. While Romney still continues to pull ahead of the pack, his movement is not dramatic enough to paint him as the clear winner; especially with Gingrich still in the race, winning Georgia, and Santorum […]

2012 GOP Presidential Primary views, predictions, and rants.

With Super Tuesday less than two weeks away, and the final televised primary debate over, we have a close four-way GOP race between Gingrich, Romney, Santorum and Paul. Each candidate has their own issues with voters including: Santorum‘s religious rhetoric that won’t sit well with non-religionists and atheists; Gingrich’s baggage which will not sit well […]

Santorum surges with success in early Feb. caucuses, but still far behind.

Santorum surprised a lot of people this week when he gained 26 delegates in the Minnesota, Colorado, and Nevada Caucuses. Missouri also held caucuses, again putting Santorum on top, but they are considered non-binding. AP via Google Search So far the delegate totals (both pledged and un-pledged – granted that many of these are projections) […]

Florida primary gives Romney a boost, Paul and Santorum falling behind.

Today Florida primary is going to make a lot of Texan’s disappointed as Ron Paul has a poor showing and Romney pulls ahead. Listening to the buzz around Texas, on the radios and talking to people, I’ve found very few tend to like Romney, but many are hard core Paul supporters. The rest seem to […]

Tea Party movement overwhelmingly supports Newt Gingrich, rejects Romney, Paul.

Yesterday Grassfire Nation, parent company of Liberty News Network, the self-proclaimed Tea Party news source, completed a GOP primary survey with 29,000 Tea Party respondents. The results suggest that nearly half of every tea party minded voter supports Newt Gingrich. The survey ran from January 23-25, 2012, following the South Carolina Primaries, and just in […]

Does Iowa’s caucus predict a win for Romney in 2012? What’s the aftermath?

EDIT: The original count was wrong, and the real winner is Rick Santorum with 25%, closely followed by Mitt Romney with 25%, and Ron Paul with 21%; however, they all still have the same number of delegates, so it seems to not be such a big deal after all… The Results are in and Mitt […]

Texas candidate filing deadline approaching for 2012 elections

If you are considering running for an office in Texas that will be voted on as part of the November 2012 elections, the deadline for filing is quickly approaching. December 12th is the deadline, and many grassroots organizations are looking for common minded people to jump into the races. The Grassroots Texans Network recently sent […]

Texas 2011 elections heat up with proposed constitutional amendments

This November 8th, people all over Texas will head to the polls, to vote on ten proposed constitutional amendments. Many groups have already piped up on these amendments to provide there recommendations, including the Texas Eagle Forum, The Liberty Institute, and Others. The Libertarian party even made a bold statement that they felt none of […]

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