Tony Goolsby

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2011

    Press Release o' the Day: Councilman Salazar to Present KISS's Gene Simmons With Key to Dallas

    ​No doubt you're aware that KISS's Gene Simmons and Shannon Tweed (who I wouldn't Google Image search from the office too hard, if I were you) are among the myriad celebs hosting Super Bowl shindigs next week. Theirs is the Aces & Angels Salute to the Troops at Fair Park, which will lick it up ... More >>

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    December 4, 2008

    With Dallas Republicans in Pain, One Local Leader Believes He Has the Cure

    How County Chair Jonathan Neerman Plans to Ease the Dallas GOP's Woes

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    November 4, 2008

    So, Houston, Do We Have A Problem?

    Sam Merten The scene at the Radisson Hotel As Dallas County GOP chair Jonathan Neerman told me earlier, a 20-point margin for Barack Obama would amount to an insurmountable lead to overcome for local Republicans. Of course, with early voting showing just that -- a 20-point lead for Obama -- I grabb ... More >>

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    October 27, 2008
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    October 24, 2008

    TEA, Legislators Meet with Hinojosa to Discuss DISD's Direction, We Suppose

    Patrick Michels State Rep. Tony Goolsby, State Sen. Florence Shapiro and TEA Commissioner Robert Scott were thrilled to be at DISD this afternoon. With so many heavy hitters in one room at once, it was probably inevitable that nothing was accomplished. This afternoon's hour-long meeting in the conf ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2008

    Tony Goolsby Bawk-Bawks at Debates

    State Rep. Tony Goolsby, former Unfair Park-er Matt Pulle just called you a chicken, because you refuse to debate Democratic challenger Carol Kent. And because you and your people won't call Matt back -- which, when you think about it, "makes sense," Matt writes. "If you’re afraid to be seen in pu ... More >>

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    October 23, 2006

    Tony the Tiger

    You know what scares Tony Goolsby more than a Democrat? A lot of Democrats. I spoke this morning at a meeting of the Norwood Republican Women's Club at the Fretz Park Library in North Dallas. I decided not to use my usual canned speech ("All Republican Congressmen are members of the Man-Boy Love Soc ... More >>

  • News

    June 2, 2005

    Number Crunched

    Self-Appointed lottery watchdog Dawn Nettles keeps her eye on the balls-and has some, too.

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    January 9, 2003

    Big Man on Campus

    State representative wants legislation to target school bullies

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    June 22, 2000


    It's the money; Birth pains

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    June 8, 2000

    Prying open the past

    Adopted children in Texas fight to open records about their births

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    June 3, 1999

    Nothing ventured

    The end of the 1999 legislative session proves that, for Gov. Bush at least, it's better to look good than to do good

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    March 11, 1999

    Gutless coup

    Everybody's talking about a takeover at DISD, but nobody wants to do anything about it

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    March 4, 1999

    Sonny boy so true

    A bill that would increase the fees for filing county records rises from the ashes

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    December 3, 1998