The Texas Progressive Alliance would like for everyone to be able to pee in peace as it brings you this week’s roundup.
Libby Shaw at a Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick roast at Daily Kos received a fair share of push back when she suggested GOP primary voters defaulted to Trump because most get it that they’ve been conned by the GOP establishment. They lost because they serve billionaires. Voters finally figured it out.
The difference between murder and manslaughter is “I didn’t mean to”, observes PDiddie at Brains and Eggs.
Dos Centavos expresses outrage about the administration’s latest immigrant raids, and hopes that Bernie Sanders delegates to state conventions will hold fast — and hold the Clinton delegation’s feet to the fire — on deportation issues.
And here are some posts of interest from other Texas blogs.
Lone Star Ma highlights the 10th of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): “Reduce inequality within and among countries.”
Space City Weather salutes the Addicks and Barker reservoirs for their stalwart flood mitigation.
The Great God Pan Is Dead updates us on the Rokudenashiko case.
Phyllis Randolph Frye explains what the law really says about bathrooms.
John Nova Lomax questions Houston ISD’s school renamings.
BOR frets that the combination of Zika virus and anti-abortion laws could have a large and negative effect on public health in Texas.
Cody Pogue would like us all to get over our bathroom issues already.