Rush Limbaugh's drew a Pants on Fire for his claim that Austin is effectively banning barbecue restaurants.
That's not so--and ridiculous. PANTS ON FIRE!
ALSO: Rick Perry might not be in Thursday's Republican presidential debate. The Austin American-Statesman's Jonathan Tilove explains, HERE.
The Navy denies it in full
The Navy "is bringing charges against" a Navy officer who shot at the Chattanooga shooter "for illegally discharging a firearm on federal property."
We recommend burnt ends
Austin is "effectively" imposing "a ban on barbecue restaurants."
Trump has murky views on health care
Says Donald Trump is for a single-payer health care system.
— PolitiFact National
Highest court means something
Says states not directly involved in the gay marriage lawsuits that reached the Supreme Court "are not bound" by the court’s ruling.
Huevos rancheros for thought
"The majority of the Hispanic population and the growth (of the population) is U.S.-born."
Researchers say only a third of that
The number of illegal immigrants in the United States is "30 million, it could be 34 million."
— PolitiFact Florida
Actions by U.S, Texas--and Mexico
"I deployed the Texas National Guard" to the Texas-Mexico border. "And the policy worked; apprehensions at the border declined 74 percent."
"Obama’s Clean Power Plan ... eliminates coal-fired power plants."
UPDATED: Remember Edwin Waller!
The Texas Capitol faces South toward Goliad, in memory of the most horrific battle of the Texas Revolution.
Apples and artichokes
"Texas’ high school graduation rate went from 27th in the country in 2002, to second highest in the country in 2013."
Texas, may I?
"Texas still owns all of its public lands. If the federal gov't wants to create a park, they must ask permission!"
Non-binding mediation service
Muslims "attempted to establish the first Islamic Sharia court inside the United States in the town of Irving, Texas."
Letter supports claim
"Jasper County in Texas raised property taxes by 7 percent in order to pay for one death penalty case."
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