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As the Republican candidates take up most of the campaign oxygen in the U.S. Senate race, former state lawmaker Paul Sadler becomes the favored Democrat. Why does he think he's got a chance to win? We'll ask him; he's our guest.

On Roundtable: Following the dollars, as Gov. Rick Perry's presidential campaign flamed out. And on Flashpoint, is Perry now politically wounded in Texas?

The battle cry of many Texans especially conservatives is we need less government at least until the dogs bite. And that has Fort Worth Star-Telegram columnist Bud Kennedy in a Rant.

It's a political point that's been raised before: The late civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was a Republican. PolitiFact Texas checks it out.

And, as always, our Sunday Funnies.

Panelists include Gromer Jeffers and Colleen McCain Nelson of The Dallas MorningNews.

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