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Texas Republican: ‘Obama thinks he can change the weather because he thinks he’s God’

A Texas state lawmaker running for lieutenant governor suggested President Barack Obama thinks he possesses godlike powers to control the weather. Republican State Sen. Dan Patrick made the remarks during a debate Tuesday night in Salado, reported the Texas Tribune, where an audience member asked whether the lawmaker supported the…

Texas GOP candidate: It’s a ‘myth’ that Planned Parenthood does ‘anything’ for women’s health

Dan Patrick, a Republican candidate for lieutenant governor in Texas, argued this week that the reason Planned Parenthood clinics were being forced to close throughout the state was because they did not have “anything” to do with women’s health. During a Republican runoff debate between Patrick and current Lt. Governor…

A political ad so bad you’ll be glad it’s only 90 seconds long

Texas Lieutenant Gov. David Dewhurst (R) took a tune from the Disney songbook for a strange new ad attacking state Sen. Dan Patrick (R) on Wednesday, KXAS-TV reported. Set to the tune of the song “Let It Go” from Frozen, Dewhurst’s ad, “The Ballad of Dannie Goeb,” invokes Patrick’s birth…

Texas GOP candidates agree: Teach creationism and ‘always err on the side of life’

All four Republican candidates for Texas lieutenant governor agreed that state law should prevent families from removing brain dead women and their badly deformed fetuses from life support. The candidates gathered Monday night for a debate, where they discussed the case of Marlise Munoz, who was 14 weeks pregnant when…

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