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Dan Patrick

May 1, 2017
Glenn Statesman

Texas Lawmakers are Locked in the Bathroom

Ed. note: the following column was originally published in the Austin American-Statesman. Image is an original illustration by artist M. Scott Byers. The Texas Legislature seems to have locked itself in the bathroom — and it won’t come out. Outside,...
December 14, 2016

Top 10 Worst Texans of 2016

10. Texas Republicans in Congress These guys want to build Trump’s border wall ( Michael McCaul ), dismantle the Affordable Care Act ( Pete Sessions ), gut social security ( Sam Johnson ), think a “lady needs to be told when she’s being nasty,” ( Brian...
November 20, 2016
Trump Texas Republican GOP Monster

Ending Medicare and Other Nightmares

Ed. Note: This column orginally appeared in the Quorum Report and is posted here with permission. So, this guy had a friend named Milton Friedman. Not Milton Friedman the crazy right-wing economist, just a nice fellow who happened to have the same name...
September 21, 2016
Prospects for Texas school privatization schemes

Prospects for School Privatization Schemes

Ed. note: the following column and the above political cartoon originally appeared in the Austin American-Statesman . Illustration by M. Scott Byers. What is it about public education that some Texas Republican officeholders dislike so much? What has...