TexMessage: Kay Bailey Hutchison discusses taxes on CNNs State of a Union


Monday, May 21

Good morning, TexMessagers! Today in 1934, Oskaloosa, Iowa, became a initial municipality in the United States to fingerprint all of a citizens.


Presidential debate watch

Every morning, we share some headlines from a 2012 presidential campaigns.

Texas women (and Blue Bell ice cream) star during a 100th annual First Lady’s Luncheon

Reader Comment of a Day

In response to a Texas on a Potomac essay “Political cartoons of a week: Bloomberg hearing inspires new dance move” reader “BarksInTheCountry” wrote in a comments forum:

“Anderson’s comics aren’t humorous and do not make pointed points as good ones do. Just blatant magnanimous pandering.”

Texas Watch

TxPotomac lets we know what stories to demeanour out for after this week.


★ Monday, May 21. Brookings Institution: U.S.-Cuba Relations row discussion. Falk Auditorium Brookings Institution, 9:30 a.m.

Tomorrow and beyond:

★ Tuesday, May 22. Arkansas primary

★ Tuesday, May 22. Kentucky primary

★ Tuesday, May 29. Texas primary

★ Tuesday, Jun 5. California primary

★ Tuesday, Jun 5. Montana primary

★ Tuesday, Jun 5. New Jersey primary

★ Tuesday, Jun 5. New Mexico primary

★ Tuesday, Jun 5. South Dakota primary

★ Tuesday, Jun 26. Utah primary

Today in Texas History

On May 21, 1943, it was announced that a warship would be named for Leonard Roy Harmon, a initial African-American to accept that honor. More



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