How to explain what happened with the state GOP’s platform last Saturday, and recent trends in the party? Ask Sara Legvold.
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This weekend’s Republican Convention in Fort Worth captured top GOP lawmakers on the back nine of their careers—and some who are just starting.
Scenes and faces from the 2014 Texas GOP convention in Fort Worth.
At the Republican Party of Texas’ 2014 convention, delegates undid one of their biggest achievements from 2012—and left some big issues on the table.
For connoisseurs of WTF—I’m looking at you trolls—there is but one ur-text, the guiding document by which all others emanate from, and are compared to. And though it is based on immutable laws of nature and God, it is nevertheless a living document too, revised every couple years by a gathering of wise men and women, who puzzle and debate over the text with the passion and intensity of a gathering of Talmudic scholars. I am of course referring to the Texas Republican Party platform.
The state GOP might be trying to be more inclusive in some ways, but that stops with the gays.
At the Texas Republican Party’s convention in Fort Worth, a changing of the guard.