Forrest Wilder on Muck Rack

Forrest Wilder

Austin, Texas
Editor — The Texas Observer
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Editor of the Texas Observer. Piss and vinegar. Native Texan. Plus: fishing, kayaking, gardening and rock climbing.

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I don't have a dog in the hunt, but am pretty curious about the backstory here. How did she get so crosswise with the DCCC?
Best I can tell on the Texas-bashing thing, she *may* have said she wasn't into the idea of living in Paris, Texas. If she were running in Paris, that would be bad. But she's running in Houston, so it seems a little thin on that front. 
RT @JohnathanSilver: All 10 other Texas Senate Democrats turn on @CarlosUresti after conviction in fraud trial today: “In light of today’s…
@postwarbrit @GregAbbott_TX Of course, unanimous commutation recommendations from the parole board are also very rare. This is probably a one-off, and not a trend.
@GregAbbott_TX “Mr. Whitaker’s father, who survived the attempt on his life, passionately opposes the execution of his son. Mr. Whitaker’s father insists that he would be victimized again if the state put to death his last remaining immediate family member."
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