District was Republican friendly last century
"In my 12 years in the House, I have watched my district go from a solidly Democratic district to a heavily solid Republican district."
— Politifact Texas on Monday, January 10th, 2011
McConnell also said he'd meet the president halfway
"The Republican leader of the Senate said his main goal after this election is simply to win the next one."
— Politifact National on Saturday, October 30th, 2010
Board member voted in 2010 and 2004 GOP primaries
Says the Austin chapter of the League of Women Voters has no Republicans among elected officers or on its debate committee.
— Politifact Texas on Monday, September 20th, 2010
Events yes, not political hoedowns
Texas state Reps. Dan Branch and Jim Pitts, lieutenants to House Speaker Joe Straus, “are helping Democrat Ellen Cohen against her Republican challenger, doing events with her in her district.”
— Politifact Texas on Monday, July 5th, 2010
Major-party voters vastly outnumber Libertarians
“The Republican Party lost 1.1 million registered voters since 2008. The Democratic Party lost 1.2 million registered voters… (while) voter registration in the Libertarian Party rose 8 percent.”
— Politifact Texas on Saturday, June 19th, 2010
Not in the Florida Legislature
''Both Democrats and Republicans are advocating for the use of student test scores to measure teacher effectiveness.''
— Politifact Florida on Friday, April 2nd, 2010