It's an interesting cycle Texas finds itself locked into. Hydraulic
fracturing unleashed a vast store of natural gas, flooded the market and
depressed the price. Power-plant demand for cheap natural gas increased
and producers eased up on the drilling because prices weren't
A second vote was on several hundred other district employees, mainly
teachers, who are being let go for various reasons but who lack the
political wiring of the two fired principals. The union reps spoke up
for them, but nary a word was said in their defense by the so-called
Cliffhanger I understand all the firings to be performance based, and that's why I support them. Get rid of the bad teachers. A good teacher with a class of 50 does more than a bad teacher with a class of 12 (and the studies back that up.)
A federal judge rejected their argument, ruling that "the Second
Amendment does not confer a right that extends beyond the home."
That judge needs to go and give DC v Heller and McDonald vs Chicago another look. Heller found that the Second Amendment applied to at the least the home, and that...
gregmarcydagama I don't think that the Dixiecrats fled anywhere. Hell, the Democrats had a KKK chapter leader (Byrd) as their president pro tem in the Senate until 2010, and he was their Majority Leader during the 80s. (He fillibustered the civil rights act, too.) He didn't flee anywhere. ...