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@glennwsmith glenn@progresstexas.org
October 31, 2016
Democracy is imperiled by Cruz and company’s cavalier attacks on its institutions. It’s further evidence that democracy is not their highest value. Power is.
Ted Cruz Court Vacancies
October 31, 2016
Yes, a Democrat should carry Texas. And we haven’t even gotten to Donald Trump yet.
Hillary Clinton could win Texas
October 24, 2016
Texas Republicans are hugging Trump like children do a binky blanket -- hoping their shared guilt is less damaging than alienating key GOP primary voters.
Trump Cruz Abbott Patrick
October 9, 2016
If you believe the system is responsible, then change the system. Dramatically.
October 3, 2016
At the moment there are no sanctuary cities in Texas. Makes one wonder what all the fuss is about, doesn’t it?
September 25, 2016
Another term for empty celebrity is empty suit, and that is exactly how Clinton should regard Trump.
Hillary Clinton vs Donald Trump Debate
September 21, 2016
Is it just a coincidence that private school funding schemes are gaining steam as a far more diverse bunch of kids are sitting in our public classrooms?
Prospects for Texas school privatization schemes
September 16, 2016
The question is, will the classroom of America let itself be intimidated and overlook Donald’s contempt for everyone but himself? Is it really possible he could be elected class president?
Donald Trump Fails Citizenship
September 10, 2016
GOP leaders have given Texas the highest maternal mortality rate in the developed world
Mothers Dying in Texas
September 2, 2016
Dream big, they say, but take account of decades of dashed dreams when it comes to cures for traffic.
Lone Star Rail
August 22, 2016
Texas and the nation seem caught in the same kind of irrelevant nincompoopery
Donald Trump Loves Texas
August 15, 2016
Texas Republicans Continue to Block the Way for Health Coverage for Millions
Greg Abbott
August 11, 2016
The newest state hush money scandal, this one at AG’s child support division, should receive state, federal investigations.
August 9, 2016
Whatever else might happen — and we’ve come to expect the unexpected — the themes set during the conventions will remain the focus of the campaigns.
June 21, 2016
Get too close to Trump, and you're casting your fate to a dangerous wind.
Trump Tornado Might Trounce GOP in Texas
June 13, 2016
A glance at the consequences of Texas policy reveals a certain fear and disdain for children among the state's Republican leadership.
Greg Abbott & Donald Trump
June 10, 2016
Republicans dominate Texas state government. Consequently, they believe the state-level government is the supreme government, the feds and the locals be damned.
Greg Abbott, Dan Patrick, Ken Paxton
June 6, 2016
Attorney General Ken Paxton, Land Commissioner George P. Bush and Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller are among the culprits abusing the emergency leave provisions.
Greg Abbott, Ken Paxton, Sid Miller