Monday | October 06, 2003
Still no redistricting map in Texas
So while Texas Democrats were camped out in New Mexico, what were their Republican counterpartss doing back in Austin? Because they sure as hell weren't working on a redistricting map.
Today is the drop-dead deadline for a new map, or else Texas would have to postpone the state's primaries. Yet the GOP still has no map.
And those wacky Republicans are at each others' throats:
Senate and House negotiators swapped maps Saturday and blamed one another for their failure to agree to a deal.How bad are things?
Republican infighting had Rep. John Smithee, R-Amarillo, longing for a fresh exodus.Posted October 06, 2003 11:16 AM | Comments (66)