Sept. 8, 2003
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VOTING in Saturday's Constitutional Amendment election ends Tuesday.
Bexar county early voting locations here.
Comal county's website is a bit confusing to me, so I'd recommend
you call New Braunfels at 830 620-5520, or the Metro Line from Canyon
Lake to New Braunfels 830 885-4998 for your early voting location. Ditto
for Seguin: for Guadalupe county call 830 303-6363.
NO on Proposition 12. Proponents say doctors are disappearing because
of high medical malpractice damage awards, but the Texas Board of Medical
Examiners website START
HERE shows that there are more and more doctors all the time. San
Antonio Express-News troublemaker Carlos Guerra addresses the contradiction
in his Sunday column "''Liar, liar, pants on fire' hurled at claim
of vanishing doctors" HERE.
amendment would allow the Legislature to cap non-economic damages in
ALL civil actions (not just malpractice)!
and US will back down over WMDs
did run the strip
horrified by "masturbation" killed Sunday's Doonesbury
The strip in question is HERE
Nothing about exit strategy
wants to double Iraq spending
redistricting scheme goes to state supreme court today
print would exempt Halliburton hydraulic fracturing
inside an 800-page energy bill winding its way through Congress is a short
section that would exempt from federal regulation a lucrative gas-drilling
process perfected by Halliburton
date in 1900
An un-named hurricane killed 6,000 and inundated the island
of Galveston in 1900 (8th-9th). The wind gauge broke at 120mph. Afterward,
most houses on the island were jacked up and fill dirt was placed
beneath them, raising Galveston higher above sea level.
Casualties in Iraq Prompt Memories That Generate Doubts
Once staunch Bush supporters, many Vietnam veterans are increasingly critical
of administration's handling of the conflict in Iraq, and its attempts
to cut proposed spending increases for veterans' health care.
known dinosaur dropping found in Canada
Go to my clean air page
Citizens Organized for
Texas Emissions Reduction Plan HERE