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Jeff Danziger

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  1. Beavis

    Beavis said, 9 months ago

    I’m no great Rick Perry fan but this is politics at it’s lowest.

  2. denis1112

    denis1112 said, 9 months ago

    Drunk democrat in charge of a state ethics office?
    Elected by the county the state capital is in.Not the whole state?
    I bet the legislature changes that.

  3. comicsssfan

    comicsssfan said, 9 months ago


    “basically it means “Buh-Bye” to Six-Gun’s Presidential aspirations!”
    Yee – haw!

  4. Gary Kleppe

    Gary Kleppe said, 9 months ago


    I’m not aware of any rule anywhere requiring an elected official convicted of DUI to resign. Are you?

  5. dzw3030

    dzw3030 said, 9 months ago

    @Gary Kleppe

    Elected officials should be held to a higher standard. They all spent time and other peoples money to get the job, promising noble work and damning their opponent. If they screw up, tough, fire them. Maybe the word will get out that election is not a blank check.

  6. The Wolf In Your Midst

    The Wolf In Your Midst said, 9 months ago


    I suppose the hypocrisy of a self-proclaimed Christian bragging about his state executing prisoners is more acceptable than the hypocrisy of a state ethics official being arrested for drunk driving.

  7. Beau Nobo

    Beau Nobo said, 9 months ago

    The drunk republican DA’s busted in Texas were not asked to resign. Perry is carrying out a smear campaign.

  8. Michael wme

    Michael wme said, 9 months ago

    Perry needs to be elected to stop the liberals’ lies that the world is older than 6018 years, and that the world moves (1 Chronicles 16:30).

    Just because he couldn’t remember the three Federal agencies that most need to be eliminated, he was forced to drop out of the race in ‘12, but every Decent American hopes he’ll win in ’16 and move quickly to address the Servant Problem.

  9. Gary Kleppe

    Gary Kleppe said, 9 months ago


    I don’t really disagree, but that’s not the point. Whether Lehmberg is held accountable is up to the voters, not to Hopalong Chucklehead in the Governor’s mansion.

  10. dtroutma

    dtroutma GoComics PRO Member said, 9 months ago

    Wull, podner, the horse is the smarter one.

  11. dzw3030

    dzw3030 said, 9 months ago

    @Gary Kleppe

    I’m not familiar with Texas law & don’t live in Texas so I won’t try to comment on the Gov’s actions.

  12. Jase99

    Jase99 GoComics PRO Member said, 9 months ago


    “Elected officials should be held to a higher standard.”

    I agree. Lehmberg should have resigned, but that’s between her and the voters. Perry abused his power as governor by attempting to publicly coerce Lehmberg into resigning. As much as Lehmberg should resign, so should Perry.

  13. Fourcents

    Fourcents said, 9 months ago

    Skip the uninformed comments supporting Perry. Go read some facts before displaying your own lack of knowledge and poor judgments.

    Do you know the DA and judge issuing the indictments are Republicans one appointed my Perry? Does that make the DA political for following the law?

    You prefer not to follow the law? Perry certainly has good lawyers in a State favoring Repubs anyway. Why worry?

    If you care to read some unbiased facts Perry may have much to worry about because he got used to abusing his power and tried to close any investigations of his own actions and friends of his? Is that how you want your government to operate? Or you can blame it on politics even if found guilty?

    If Perry is innocent I hope he is found innocent, do you?? because that implies the latter, LOL

  14. hippogriff

    hippogriff said, 9 months ago

    The veto was legal, the blackmail was the crime. The Public Integrity Unit is under the DA in the organization charts, but being a state-funded body is essentially independent in function. Gov. Goodhair, having no public integrity, was covering himself. A half century ago, this body got rid of an
    attorney general with a long record of looking out for the people, on grounds so arcane that it took two days for the media to find a lawyer who could explain what it was – and even then it made no sense.

  15. gammaguy

    gammaguy said, 9 months ago


    “Elected officials should be held to a higher standard.”
    Unfortunately, they are most often permitted a lower standard, and not even “held” to that.

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