"Rick Perry attempted to fast-track unnecessary coal-fired power plants, which degrade air quality and would cost billions. Fortunately, a court stopped him."
Says Gov. Rick Perry has never held a private-sector job.
"By the end of Governor Rick Perry's term, he will have drained Texas taxpayers ... of more than $360,000 to pay for the rental mansion he has been living in while the historic Governor's Mansion is repaired."
“This week liberal Bill White faced an ethics complaint about more than $83,000 he failed to report to the state Ethics Commission.”
"Last week the Texas State Board of Education (SBOE), led by Rick Perry's appointee, voted to remove Thomas Jefferson from social studies textbook standards. That's right. Thomas Jefferson... was deleted from a list of historical figures who inspired political change."
“Bill White ...offered sanctuary to illegal immigrants.”
"There's almost 1 million Texans who are unemployed and that's an all-time record number in our state."
"My opponent... lost 43,000 jobs in Houston since he took over; we are losing jobs."
"As Houston's mayor, I helped our area lead the nation in job growth."
Says Bill White is for gay marriage.
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