Susan Peterson

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Bad Bills

by | Fri, May 15, 2009 at 12:00 am CST

The Governor’s Job Con

With more and more Texans out of work, Perry rejects federal unemployment funds and panders to his right-wing base.

On March 12, Gov. Rick Perry called a press conference at Bering’s, a family hardware and luxury household-goods store in Houston, to announce that he wanted to turn down free money. The federal government is offering $555 million in stimulus … Read More