Who do you support for State Board of...
carrizo springs

Fort Collins, CO

#283 Dec 9, 2011
Voter wrote:
Go out and vote. Let ur voice be heard
I agreed

Bedford, TX

#285 Dec 19, 2011
It sucks that there are no more good candidates out there anymore. We vote for change and nothing changes because the candidates are the same crap

Dallas, TX

#286 Dec 19, 2011

Dallas, TX

#287 Dec 20, 2011

Corpus Christi, TX

#288 Dec 21, 2011
Just vote

Burnet, TX

#289 Dec 26, 2011
Many of the public schools in our district are exemplary, but as a state, Texas is in the back of the pack. We can do better. I believe that Texas should lead the nation by cutting the Department of Education and implement a new Bureau of Education that is run privately by real education experts. I believe our greatest investment is in our children and providing them high quality education.

Like virtually every federal department, the Department of Education has only made things worse. Our educational standing in the world has plummeted since the DOE was formed. There are children in a few 3rd world-countries that are getting a better education than our kids here at home.

We need a better education system that doesn't involve politics, personal and religious ideology. The Department of Education is hurting the tax-payers, the economy, our teachers and our kids. We all deserve a better system than the current one we have now.

Decisions need to be made at the local level. Let's get rid of government bureaucracy that is holding back higher salaries for our teachers and a higher education for our kids.

I'm running for State Representative District 47. Education is on my list of priorities.

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Raul "Roy"Camacho

Since: Dec 08

Location hidden

#290 Dec 26, 2011
We need to realize that the greater majority of kids are not going to college for one reason or another. We need to be training these kids towards a career. The kids that do want to go to college need more rigorous classes to prepare them.

Burnet, TX

#291 Dec 26, 2011
@bayfisher. Absolutely!

College is not for everyone. People are so easily programmed to believe that having a college degree you will have success or at least better opportunities. I know this is a little off topic from the forum subject above, but at the same time there is some correlation.

I hate to ruin the party, but we have an increasingly large percentage of Americans that have Bachelors and Master degrees and sometimes more than one degree earning only $15.00 an hour or less. Many Americans who were Directors at one point now working at low wage retail and service jobs.

Students that got technical training (air-conditioning, electrician, mechanics etc...) in high-school or right after high-school have more stability in their field of work than those with college degrees.
El Gato Negro

San Antonio, TX

#292 Dec 27, 2011
Get a clue wrote:
<quoted text>
Isn't a Liberial someone from Liberia? Or would that be a Librarian?
Maybe we should send the grammar and spelling Nazi's to Liberia to teach the Liberials how to spell using American Colloquial English dialect, rather than the correct and proper British English.
Go to the zoo and stroke off a monkey!

Dallas, TX

#293 Dec 29, 2011
El Gato Negro wrote:
<quoted text> Go to the zoo and stroke off a monkey!
Awww, SNAP!!! That was the best come back That ever be said. I mean it would be bad to tell em to go to da zoo an stroke off, but you done kicked dat stuff up a hole notch an be tellin' em ta stroke da monkey off. Aww, my lord Whurr do ya come up wit dis brilliant stuff. You must be a wizard or sumpthin. Can we be friends,and hang homie?

Dallas, TX

#294 Jan 26, 2012

United States

#295 Jan 26, 2012
I vote Ross Perot!!
my vote

Padre Island Ntl Seashor, TX

#296 Jan 28, 2012
Goes to Michael

Padre Island Ntl Seashor, TX

#297 Jan 29, 2012

Padre Island Ntl Seashor, TX

#298 Jan 29, 2012

Padre Island Ntl Seashor, TX

#299 Jan 29, 2012
Just do it

Padre Island Ntl Seashor, TX

#300 Jan 29, 2012
Vote dammmmm u lol

Dallas, TX

#301 Jan 29, 2012

Padre Island Ntl Seashor, TX

#302 Jan 29, 2012
Don't vote

Corpus Christi, TX

#303 Feb 2, 2012
No vote

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