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Bexar County GOP Judge Switches To Democratic Party

October 21, 2013
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Bexar County GOP Judge Switches To Democratic Party

Serving as a Republican since 2010, Bexar County Judge Carlo Key is making the switch. Key announced today he will run as a Democrat in his upcoming re-election campaign. A divergence of principles from the GOP led Key to make the transition. Key referenced the Republican stand-off over Obamacare, which led to a partial...
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Not So Fast, Texas: DOJ Backs Effort to Still Oversee Texas’ Voting Law Changes

July 26, 2013
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Attorney General Eric Holder is backing efforts to check Texas when it comes to changing voting laws. Photo courtesy of U.S. Department of Justice

Update: In a private meeting among civil rights leaders on Monday, President Barack Obama pledged his support to protect minority voters, and San Antonio state Rep. Trey Martinez Fischer had a seat at the table. The only Texan in attendance, Martinez Fischer joined members of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, the NAACP...
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In his own words: Dan Ramos on Stonewall, homosexuality (audio file)

March 21, 2011
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In his own words: Dan Ramos on Stonewall, homosexuality (audio file)

I didn’t call Bexar County Democratic Chair Dan Ramos more than a week back to coax ugly epithets from the man. I called to talk shop. Specifically on my mind: the local party’s former treasurer heading back to court for a trial setting, and a bill introduced in the Texas Lege by state Representative...
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Bexar County Dem Chair Dan Ramos likens Stonewall Democrats to Nazi Party

March 11, 2011
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Bexar County Dem Chair Dan Ramos likens Stonewall Democrats to Nazi Party

As Bexar County District Attorney Susan Reed prepares to haul the former treasurer of the Bexar County Democrats into court for a second trial setting on Tuesday on charges of embezzling more than $200,000 from the party’s bank accounts, embattled party Chair Dan Ramos has other things on his mind: specifically the homosexual “termites”...
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