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Rockwall PTA Fundraiser For Time-Strapped Parents Goes Viral

Quite often, greatness can be found in pure simplicity. Take the Rockwall middle school PTA that’s earning praise from time-strapped parents by tapping into humor and honesty to raise cold hard cash.

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President Barack Obama arrives at Love Field Airport on November 6, 2013 in Dallas. Mr. Obama is traveling in North Texas to speak about healthcare and attend fundraisers. (credit: Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

President Obama Spends Evening Touting Health Care In Dallas

President Barack Obama spent the evening in Dallas. Air Force One touched down just before 5 p.m. The President spent several hours in North Texas — meeting with supporters and raising money — all while in the visible eye of protesters.


Texas Sen. Wendy Davis (D-Fort Worth) leads a rally in support of Texas women's right to reproductive decisions at the Texas state capitol on July 1, 2013. (credit: Erich Schlegel/Getty Images)

Ms. Davis Goes To Washington For Campaign Fundraising

There are more signs Fort Worth Senator Wendy Davis has her eye on ‘relocating’ to the Texas capitol. This week Davis is taking her fundraising campaign to Capitol Hill.


President Barack Obama speaks during a Democratic campaign fundraiser event in Dallas on October 4, 2011. (credit: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

North Texans Turn Out For Obama Dallas Fundraisers

After landing and greeting Mayor Mike Rawlings, U.S. Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson (D – Dallas) and onlookers at Dallas Love Field Airport, President Barack Obama and his security team loaded into the motorcade and traveled to the Sheraton in downtown Dallas for a couple of fundraising events.


Wife Laura Bush still participates in a variety of activities and events around the Dallas area.

Laura Bush To Raise Funds To Restore National Mall

Laura Bush is joining a major effort to raise hundreds of million dollars from corporations and individual donors to restore the National Mall in Washington.


BHO Heading to Texas for Fundraisers

President Obama plans to headline two Texas Democratic fundraisers next month.