Stonewall Dems logo 612 x 375

We Don’t Need Fixin’!

Jun 12, 2014 No Comments ››

By John Turner-McClelland President & Treasurer Stonewall Democrats of Denton County The Texas Republican Party has lead the assault on LGBTQ individuals and families. Their war continues today as the state Republican convention voted to approve a platform that includes "reparative therapy" to change what is wrong with us. I've got news for the GOP. We don't need ...

Continue Reading
By Hildgrim Photo

Price Too Great to End Obamacare

Nov 15, 2013 No Comments ››

The fortune in my cookie this week read, “It is much easier to be critical than to be correct.” How true for the Monday morning quarterbacking Republicans who continue the outrageous lies about the Affordable Care Act - ObamaCare. Constructive criticism can be useful, but working toward failure without first offering viable improvements blurs the line ...

Continue Reading
Standing for Women's Rights goes Beyond the Rally

Turning Texas Blue Goes Beyond the Rally

Aug 1, 2013 No Comments ››

While the dominantly old, white male GOP Texas legislature quietly prays that Senator Wendy Davis would take her pink shoes back to Tarrant County where they've gerrymandered her district out of existence, women are shouting "Run, Wendy, Run!" For those of us who burned our bras and marched to demand equality in the 60s and 70s, ...

Continue Reading

Who Is As Bad As Rick Perrry?

Jul 14, 2013 No Comments ››

In short, Attorney General Greg Abbott is as bad or worse for Texas than Governor Perry.  And Abbott's recently announced run for Governor of Texas prompts us to tell you what makes him the worse candidate for the job: Abbott believes that  district maps that discriminate against Hispanic  and African-American voters is good for Texas and ...

Continue Reading
by Texas Tribune

Stand with Texas Women

Jul 1, 2013 No Comments ››

With the recent political events in Texas and at the federal level over the past week, many of you have contacted us to find out what you can do. Please fill out our volunteer form on the Get Involved tab.   Also check out these great links: The Lone Star Project - The Good, the Bad & the ...

Continue Reading