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Texas Preschool Teacher Fired After Tweeting ‘Kill Some Jews’

James Barrett, An Arlington preschool teacher has been fired for posting anti-Semitic statements on social media. According to Dallas News, the teacher, Nancy Salem — who is a member of the notoriously anti-Semitic Students for Justice in Palestine — was recently fired from The Children’s Courtyard preschool after a watchdog group revealed that she had been posting disturbing statements online about Jews, including outright

Texas moves to cut Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood

Texas plans to block about $3 million in Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood operations in the state, according to a legal document obtained on Wednesday, a move the reproductive healthcare group said could affect nearly 11,000 low-income people. Planned Parenthood said it would seek court help to block the funding halt, which would cut cancer

Anti-Trumpers trying to sow chaos in Electoral College

Amid a rowdy recount push in battleground states, anti-Donald Trump forces are escalating efforts to invalidate his election on another front: the Electoral College. The people who technically choose the next president will gather on Dec. 19 to, presumably, make the results of the Nov. 8 presidential election official. Trump won 306 electoral votes in

STANDING THEIR GROUND : Open Carry Trump supporters defend against Anti-Trumpers

EVERYTHING IS BIGGER IN TEXAS About six open-carry gun activists, some sporting Trump T-shirts, arrived at Trump’s rally in Texas and firmly planted themselves right across from the anti-Trump protesters. I have a feeling there won’t be any “eggs in the face” of innocent Trump supporters today. God Bless Texas! Courtesy AMY MORENO @ TruthFeed.com

In Texas, health care workers quit jobs to work at McDonald’s

Here’s an unusual story out of Texas which seems to defy all the conventional wisdom about employment trends and wages. The local press has noticed that nursing homes are having trouble filling the health care jobs at their facilities these days. That’s particularly curious when you consider that healthcare has consistently been one of the

Texas Senate Race Features Democrat Who Wants Obama Impeached

Texas Democrats Were hoping to hold off a potential embarrassment Tuesday night Texas Democrats are hoping to hold off a potential embarrassment Tuesday night as the party’s runoff election for the U.S. Senate features an establishment pick against a follower of controversial activist Lyndon LaRouche who has repeatedly called for the impeachment of President Barack Obama.

9 out of 10 Texas Voters Want Obamacare Repealed and Welfare Recipients Drug Tested

Just because one part of the country has seemingly lost its mind and is willing to give up their freedom for the promise of more security doesn’t mean everyone is on board. In Texas, where voters took to the polls Tuesday night, a completely different set of ideas is at play. And if nationwide sentiment is any

Fracking Boom Leaves Texans Under a Toxic Cloud

 This story was produced by InsideClimate News in collaboration with the Center for Public Integrity and The Weather Channel.  When Lynn Buehring leaves her doctor’s office in San Antonio she makes sure her inhaler is on the seat beside her, then steers her red GMC pickup truck southeast on U.S. 181, toward her home on