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When karl rove arrived in texas in the late 1970s, state politics had been dominated by the democrats for over 100 years by the late '90s it had swung in the opposite direction, with republicans holding all the popularly elected statewide offices. Lyle larson: in name of conservatism, texas lawmakers refuse to think for themselves. Conservatism is a political and social philosophy promoting traditional social institutions in the context of culture and civilization the central tenets. Conservative human life begins at conception abortion is the murder of a human being an unborn baby, as a living human being, has separate rights from those of the mother. Conservative republicans of texas, houston, tx 67k likes pd pol ad conservative republicans of texas.
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As with the other answers, i'd argue texas is not the face of conservatism in america it's no longer a bastion as the demographics and voting are changing rapidly. Understand the differences between the diametrically opposite philosophies of conservatism and liberalism.
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