Monthly Archives: February 2018

Senators who under-fund education and then deny it; Vote Education First!

  The group of state senators who consistently march to Dan Patrick’s drumroll against public education are getting overly sensitive to criticism now that voting has begun and some of them are on the ballot. They are lousy budget writers, … Continue reading

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Dan Patrick and Ken Paxton don’t want you to vote for these candidates

  Attorney General Ken Paxton and other anti-public education politicians are still trying to scare educators away from the polls, but most educators know better than to be intimidated by Paxton’s political posturing, Empower Texans’ lies and Dan Patrick’s rants. … Continue reading

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Here is why Dan Patrick and his allies are trying to suppress the educator vote

  Here, in one of their leader’s own words, is why Dan Patrick’s anti-public education allies are trying to keep educators from voting. The following quote, published over the weekend in the Texas Tribune, is from Tom Fabry, treasurer of … Continue reading

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Do we need more Dan Patricks? Dan thinks so.

  Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick went on an ideological rant yesterday (imagine that) at an event hosted by the pro-voucher, pro-privatization Texas Public Policy Foundation. His apparent point, if you want to call it that, was that all Republican officeholders … Continue reading

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