The Null Set

Texas Gov. Rick Perry may have infamously flirted with secession, but it’s another states’-rights idea that he’s married to: nullification. Nullification is the crackpot […]

The Corporate Money Rolls In

In January 2010, then-Observer editor Bob Moser wrote that the “Supreme Court’s appalling and unconscionable 5-4 ruling in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission […]

Redistricting-palooza

The state of Texas is currently tied up in two legal challenges seeking to prove that newly drawn congressional districts leave minorities no more […]

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