La Porte

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2009

    Shanda Perkins Gets Past One Hurdle On Her Way to Pardons and Paroles Board

    About an hour ago, I called the Senate Committee on Nominations to find out how Shanda Perkins's Board of Pardons and Paroles confirmation hearing went this afternoon. Shortly after that, I received a call from Beth Shields, communications director for state Sen. Mike Jackson, the Republican from La ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2008

    Podesta's Peeps Suggest Ways to Fix Dallas's "Dangerous Chemical Facilities"

    The loading dock at Petra Chemical's Dallas facility on Storey Lane Only yesterday, suggested that the think tank Center for American Progress would become a major player within Barack Obama's White House. After all, it was founded and is headed by former Clinton chief of staff and curr ... More >>

  • News

    June 14, 2007

    Kiss Me, Katie

    Fairy tales can come true. Why, they can even win you an award from Dallas' less-than-vigilant press club.