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April 7, 2017
Moral Consistency

Good News, Bad News

Ed. note: the following column was originally published in Quorum Report. First, the good news. There was an outbreak of common sense in the Texas House of Representativesthis week. Members voted to get us through drizzly economic weather and balance the...
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...
February 24, 2017
Jim Crow, June Crow, Jose Crow Laws

“Jim Crow, June Crow, Jose Crow Laws”

Ed. note: the following column was originally published in Quorum Report . The all-Republican Texas Supreme Court, apparently alarmed at political threats from the far right, will rehear a case that would make second-class citizens of public employees in...