At the evening meeting on Monday, October 9th of the Bexar County Republican Executive Committee, Chairman Robert Stovall and his parliamentarian, Ron Stinson, successfully blocked a motion to Censure Speaker Joe Straus, but blatantly violated parliamentary rules in doing so. In a standing-room-only meeting that overwhelmed the capacity of the air conditioning system, 130 precinct chairs, a record attendance level, endured the heat for over two hours as Stovall ignored motions and points of order by voting members. Present were at least 86 precinct chairs who had committed to voting for the Straus Censure – the required 2/3 necessary to…Read More
The Southern Poverty Law Center’s (SPLC) publicly stated mission is to expose hate groups while teaching tolerance and seeking justice according to information published on the group’s website. The SPLC, based in Montgomery, Alabama considers itself to be the “premier U.S. non-profit organization monitoring the activities of domestic hate groups and other extremists – including the Ku Klux Klan, the neo-Nazi movement, neo-Confederates, racist skinheads, black separatists, antigovernment militias, Christian Identity adherents and others.” The center boasts that they provide expertise assisting law enforcement and informing media and the public about more than 1,600 extremist groups operating around the U.S….