Compelling Causes Await The Republican Party

By Chris Carmona Each generation faces the same choices, hope or despair.A conservative movement based on the values and ideals of the Constitution is what allows and encourages each generation the opportunity to embrace the possibilities that are derived from the concept of hope. Recently the Republican Party of Texas passed a platform that, in […]

Harris County Republican Party Chair Jared Woodfill supports gay bashing vacancy committee

My, my. What is it with certain members of the Harris County Republican Party? Methinks that it might have something to do with this: Psychoanalysts use the concept of latent homosexuality to explain the emotional malaise and irrational attitudes of some individuals who feel guilty about their erotic interests and who struggle to deny and […]

Lessons I learned Over the last Few Days

It goes without saying that some days or weeks are more eventful and consequential than others, and that we often don’t fully appreciate the full impact of such moments in time until long after they occur.  As I have been trying to make sense of everything I have witnessed over the last 10 days, a […]

Chris Busby’s response to the Harris County Republican Party Vacancy Committee

First of all I want to say thank you to my friend David Jennings who messaged me inquiring about my recent encounter with the Vacancy Committee. Since his post last week about said encounter I’ve had an outpouring of support from friends, party activists, precinct chairs, and elected officials. I truly appreciate the support of […]

Harris County Republican Party: Yo, dude, do you support pedophilia?

So I wake up a bit early this morning and find this in my Facebook Big Jolly Politics page Inbox: In a 2011 article, Ed Hubbard wrote: “Rather than drive these people away from us, can’t we acknowledge their courage, examine their qualifications based on competence and character, and then, welcome them to join us […]

It’s Simple, Really

Day after day, I read something new or hear something about the latest and greatest invention or “angle” from different groups or individuals within the Republican Block who have the answer on “Outreach.” Notice I didn’t say Republican Party, because I will get to that shortly. I am somewhat, no, very amused by how quickly […]

Inside the Mind of a Black Conservative

Funny when I first started writing this article it was going to be a rant about the failure of outreach done by Republicans. I wanted to blame leaders, followers, individuals, businesses, clubs, me, you…I wanted to blame everyone. Then I thought about the question I hear the most from Republicans who really care about what […]

Harris County Early Voting sets records, R’s in good shape

As predicted, Harris County voters did set a record for most votes cast during the early voting period. A total of 700,216 ballots were cast in person at the 37 early voting locations spread out around the county. That is an increase of 3.2% over the previous record of 678,312 set in 2008. The number […]