Look Ma! Sen. Ted Cruz can walk and chew gum

at the same time! If all you’ve read about Sen. Cruz in the past seven weeks since he has taken office is traditional media outlets, you probably didn’t know that. Because he’s brash and transparent, traditional media folks are having a field day pointing out what they think are his transgressions. The key to understanding […]

Harris County Republicans – one last rally

Honestly, your time tomorrow night would be better spent volunteering at one of the Victory phone banks but if you’ve been there, done that, the Spring Branch Republicans will be holding an election eve “mixer” featuring lots of candidates, including Ted Cruz: Spring Branch Republicans Election Eve Extravaganza Featuring Special Guests Michael Kubosh, Justice Jeff Brown, […]

Ted Cruz rallies Beaumont for Randy Weber

US Senator to-be Ted Cruz continued his relentless campaigning in support of fellow Republicans this afternoon in Beaumont. Today’s recipient of the Cruz magic was State Rep. Randy Weber, who is locked in a tight race with Nick Lampson to replace retiring U.S. Rep. Ron Paul in the redrawn Texas CD14. Rep. Randy Weber welcomes […]

Ted Cruz to help GOTV for David Pineda in HD144

US Senator to-be Ted Cruz will appear at a rally for Republican nominee for Texas House District 144 David Pineda tomorrow in Pasa-git-down-dena. Time: 3:30 pm Location: Pineda headquarters, 1608 Strawberry Road, Pasadena (click here for map) Good to see the future senator lending a hand to Republican candidates. HD144 is a very winnable district for Republicans […]

Ted Cruz – David Dewhurst wrap up

Okay, I’ve been meaning to write about the Ted Cruz – David Dewhurst race for a bit but got sidetracked by the birth of my first grandchild! Pictures here – hey, I’m a grandpa now, I can do that stuff. It was a shellacking. No doubt about that. But in answer to all of the […]

David Dewhurst, Ted Cruz surrogates battle at HPRA meeting

Well, I made it out to the Houston Property Rights Association meeting yesterday to watch surrogates for the David Dewhurst and Ted Cruz campaigns battle it out. It was painful to sit through as former State Rep. Ashley Smith calmly recited fact after fact about the Lt. Gov.’s record and Rafael Cruz, Ted’s father, was […]

One last chance: Dewhurst vs. Cruz

At the bizarro Downtown Houston Pachyderm Club meeting today, my good friend Don Hooper advised me that there was one more chance to see a debate between surrogates for the Cruz/Dewhurst campaigns. Cruz vs. Dewhurst Battle of the Surrogates  This Friday’s HPRA lunchtime presentation will feature two gentlemen representing the two camps in the fight […]