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Who Stood Against Perry?
Breitbart Texas, by Michael Quinn Sullivan

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 8/18/2014 11:31:26 AM

AUSTIN, Texas -- In light of the malicious prosecution of Governor Rick Perry, Republican lawmakers are rushing to jump on the bandwagon opposing the Democrats politically motivated action. But several House Republicans loyal to liberal House Speaker, Joe Straus, bear responsibility for setting the stage leading to the indictments. In fact, 18 Republicans joined with the chamber´s Democrats in stopping Gov. Perry´s 2013 initiative to move the Public Integrity Unit out from under convicted drunk driver Rosemary Lehmberg, Travis county´s Democrat district attorney. According to the House Journal for Monday, May 20, 2013, liberal State Rep. Charlie Geren, a Fort Worth Republican

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How disgusting that there is a long list of Republicans who set the stage for this latest outrage. What do those Ldotters from Texas know about these Republicans?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ruready?, 8/18/2014 11:35:43 AM     (No. 9970385)

Haley Barbour might be able to give you some help, OP.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: StormCnter, 8/18/2014 11:42:26 AM     (No. 9970396)

OP, there are 121 Republicans in the Texas House. They do not vote in a pack and they are not all fans of Governor Perry. The 18 who voted against the initiative amount to less than 10 percent. I doubt many of them understood the long-term repercussions. No one claims all Texas politicians are intelligent.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 8/18/2014 11:51:52 AM     (No. 9970418)

Rick Perry should deport the liberals masquerading as RINOs to Harvey Milk Blvd in San Francisco. Wait, they might like that.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: miceal, 8/18/2014 11:56:35 AM     (No. 9970440)

How can this stand? It is so obviously a political move on her part...SHE should be cuffed and stuffed.....

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Reply 5 - Posted by: StormCnter, 8/18/2014 12:06:12 PM     (No. 9970470)

Math-challenged Monday. I meant barely 10 percent, not less than.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: nimby, 8/18/2014 12:15:48 PM     (No. 9970499)

Joe Straus is a pathetic pol in Texas, equivalent to Boehner. He gets the other idiots to tow the line by offering him committee positions. He along with his gang of 18 side with the democrats. Breitbart forgot to include one other name to the list ......SARA DAVIS.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: nimby, 8/18/2014 12:19:55 PM     (No. 9970511)

For those who want to know how this moron acts:

http://www.texasgopvote.com/issues/restore-families/straus-publicly-attacks-gov-perry-and-supports-pro-abortion-wendy-davis-005624

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Reply 8 - Posted by: atexaslupine, 8/18/2014 12:49:24 PM     (No. 9970564)

Joe Straus is entirely the problem.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Texastealady, 8/18/2014 1:11:55 PM     (No. 9970596)

As if there´s not enough to be angry about....This makes me FURIOUS!

Damn Austin Libs -

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Reply 10 - Posted by: stablemoney, 8/18/2014 2:48:12 PM     (No. 9970735)

Republicans never do anything. I hope they kick some behinds over this.

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