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.
October 31, 2016
Yes, a Democrat should carry Texas. And we haven’t even gotten to Donald Trump yet.
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.
October 12, 2016
Boys will be boys is not an acceptable answer for sexism
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.
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?
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?
September 10, 2016
GOP leaders have given Texas the highest maternal mortality rate in the developed world
September 2, 2016
Dream big, they say, but take account of decades of dashed dreams when it comes to cures for traffic.
August 22, 2016
Texas and the nation seem caught in the same kind of irrelevant nincompoopery
August 15, 2016
Texas Republicans Continue to Block the Way for Health Coverage for Millions
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.
July 9, 2016
June 21, 2016
Get too close to Trump, and you're casting your fate to a dangerous wind.
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.
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.
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.