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Marco Rubio encourages Hispanic support of GOP at Dallas event

Marco Rubio encouraged Hispanics to vote Republican this morning, saying that the Hispanic culture and the GOP share similar conservative values and an appreciation for self determination. He said that…

Sexual harassment? Drunken speeches? Getting rid of the TSA? We’re doomed.

As much as I want to be inspired by the GOP candidates for 2012, I just can’t. As much as I want to see some really intelligent arguments and thoughtful…

Yep, it’s an Obama baby doll

Everyone was well aware that there was a bit of an obsession over Obama. Obamagirl, Obama action figures, Obama being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, all of these things are…

Big D Dirt: PR help for Dallas, NTTA investigation, Gingrich, NAFTA, strippers and charity

It’s time for another round of Big D Dirt! Welcome to my weekly round up of Dallas politics and city government happenings. Let’s begin. Dallas City Council got feedback from…

Guest Blog: GOP Nevada debate roundup

By Katherine Bruce Viewers were expecting to see Herman Cain in the hot seat tonight at the GOPPresidential Debate in Las Vegas, Nevada but Cain’s moment under fire only lasted…

GOP Apprentice: Who will win the next lunch with Trump?

By Jessica Huseman and David De La Fuente To both boost ratings and determine which candidate would next lunch with America’s favorite combover, Trump secretly hosted “GOP Apprentice.” Candidates were…

Do people still care about Trump?

Oh, Donald Trump. America’s favorite birther. Self-credited with heavy handing Obama into releasing his birth certificate, Donald Trump rode his moment of national glory to the end. Or at least,…

Guest Blog: Indiana governor wins over crowd at SMU

By Katie Smith After an introduction by President George Bush saying he was “frankly disappointed he [Daniels] didn’t run for president because he would have been a good one,” Indiana…

Occupy Dallas taking city to court

Squabbles with the city over failure to obtain a $1 million insurance policy led members of Occupy Dallas to file a federal injunction against the city Wednesday afternoon. It is…

Winners and losers from the GOP economic debate

Another 90 minutes, another GOP debate. This time the idea was to get them to debate the economy, and while I’m not totally sure that happened, we did find out…