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April 3, 2017
Glenn QR

The Case of the Stolen Donuts

Ed. note: the following column was originally published in Quorum Report . Republicans in the Texas Legislature are seriously considering banning “straight-ticket voting,” the one-click convenience that allows voters to choose all the candidates on the...
January 20, 2017
Inauguration 2017

We Will Respect Trump When Trump Respects Us

Ed. note: the following column was originally published in Quorum Report . On the morning of Donald Trump’s inaugural (shudder), MSNBC’s Chris Matthews tweeted, “I love what @alfranken said about the role of democratic opposition this AM. It’s to...
January 13, 2017

"Liberty and Justice for All" is not a tall tale

Ed. note: the following column was originally published in Quorum Report . Back in the 1980s, the Texas Capitol Press Corps produced the popular Gridiron Show, an annual ritual that raised money for scholarships and spoofed political figures. One bit in...