(school districts throughout Texas got some surprising news Monday: $831 million of federal aid tied up for months in a high-profile battle between Gov. Rick Perry and Democratic Rep. Lloyd Doggett of Austin is now available to retain and hire teachers. )
Maybe with all that fed dough they will make it up to 49,th in high school diplomas.Lets hope so.
Federal education aid finally starts flowing in Texas - San Antonio Express-News
The haggardness of poverty is everywhere seen contrasted with the sleekness of wealth, the exhorted labor of some compensating for the idleness of others, wretched hovels by the side of stately colonnades, the rags of indigence blended with the ensigns of opulence; in a word, the most useless profusion in the midst of the most urgent wants.Jean-Baptiste Say
In other news, McDonalds' has discovered that Burger King's whopper is not as delicious as a Big Mac.
Rasmussen screens for likely voters. likely voters are more likely to be Republican... but they are also more likely to, well, vote.
“If we must have an enemy at the head of Government, let it be one whom we can oppose, and for whom we are not responsible, who will not involve our party in the disgrace of his foolish and bad measures.”
- Alexander Hamilton. Spiritual father of #NeverTrump
Last edited by Conservative; 08-20-11 at 08:26 AM.
Looks to me like liberals got their poll rankings reversed, Rasmussen was the best in the last election cycle.
I know it really is hard for you to admit it, but TX is in very good shape vs. the rest of the country. You should get out more.