Statements about Corrections and Updates
Says three Ukrainians recently captured on a West Texas ranch are among "individuals from countries that have strong terrorist ties being apprehended" near the state’s border with Mexico.
"We have a 40 to 50 percent dropout rate in our inner-city schools."
"One thousand people a day are moving to Texas, which means there will be 15 million more people over the next 25 years."
In Texas, "a faceless hospital panel can deny life-sustaining care, giving you only 10 days to find another facility for your mother, dad, or young child, even if the patient is conscious."
Wendy Davis "was just doing a fund-raiser in Chicago with the international socialists organization."
Wendy Davis raised money for a U.S. House Democrat who is a member of a Democratic socialists group.
"Under Greg Abbott, Texas four-year-olds would be forced to undergo standardized tests."
"In 2005, Dan Branch tried to expand third-trimester abortions in Texas."
On HealthCare.Gov, Texan Mark Sullivan "found a good" health insurance "plan that includes dental, for less than $80 a month."
"I never gave up custody of my children. I never lost custody of my children."
Obama unilaterally announced he was delaying employer mandate "through a blog post by a mid-level bureaucrat at the Department of Treasury."
"The Earth is not warming."
"John Cornyn has voted to increase the debt, raise taxes, bail out Wall Street banks and fund Obamacare."
"Onion Creek’s highest flow rate" on a recent night of flooding "was 120,000 cubic feet per second, which is nearly double the average flow rate of Niagara Falls."
Says David Dewhurst "went out for drinks" during Senate debate on abortion bill.
Says first eight chosen to draw Austin City Council districts are seven Democratic primary voters and one Republican primary voter.
Says U.S. greenhouse gas "emissions are at 20-year lows."
Says Travis County's unemployment rate is below the national average while its poverty rate exceeds the national average--and local poverty is rising.
Says Massachusetts has three state-mandated student tests and Finland just one.
Says Barack Obama has added $16 trillion to the national debt.
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