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Boehner Wins Speaker - Only TWO Texas GOP Congressmen Voted Against Him (Steve Stockman and Louie Gohmert)
Congressman John Boehner has won re-election as Speaker of the 2013 United States House of Representatives even though Boehner has recently betrayed conservatives by kicking them off of committees. He also teamed up with Obama in the Fiscal Cliff Deal that raises takes for most Americans without any significant spending cuts.
Only two Brave Conservative Texas Congressmen voted against John Boehner for Speaker (Steve Stockman and Louie Gohmert)
Here is How Our Texas Members of Congress Voted (thanks to the Harris County Republican Party): Read more »
Texas Bill will Give Guns to Teachers - Some School Teachers ALREADY Carry Guns - Congressman Says Armed Principal Could Have Stopped CT Massacre
Texas State Representative Jason Villalba has announced that he will file a bill to allow teachers to have concealed handguns at schools. Should Teachers pack heat at Schools to be able to protect kids from mass shootings? I say yes, and I wrote this article a few days ago explaining why: Qualified School Officials Should be Allowed Concealed Handguns to Protect Kids from Mass Shootings - Texas Governor Perry supports it.
Many people have responded to that article. Most people agreed that it would be a good idea, but some were afraid of the unknown. Let me calm some fears. It is NOT unknown. Some school districts already allow certain teachers to have a concealed weapon. Read more »
Louie Gohmert (TX), Paul Ryan (WI) and two other Wise Republicans Voted NO!
I have long been one of only a few Republican conservative activists openly opposing the politically popular call for a Balanced Budget Amendment. While I certainly am an advocate for balanced budgets, to mandate a constitutional amendment that would require every federal budget to balance expenditures with incoming revenue,
U.S. Representative Louie Gohmert (TX-1) is working hard to get America's freedom back by fighting for free market principles, making the government to do appropriate oversight, and then you let people play fair. He explains that in the government, there should be nothing but making sure everybody has a level playing field and then sitting back and letting everyone play. "Equal opportunity, not equal outcomes." Read more »
After massive crowd of tens of thousands of concerned citizens participated in the Code Red Rally to kill the health care bill, thousands converged in front of the Capitol to make their voices heard. Read more »