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The Money Behind Texas’ Most Influential Think Tank

What do you call a group of ideologues that collects millions from corporations and billionaires and then churns out studies and policy papers used by politicians to justify miserly policies? Certainly not a “think tank.”

Tyrant’s Foe: Fred Lews is Helping Underserved Communities Turn Out the Vote

As head of Texans Together, Fred Lewis helps poor and minority Texans gain a say in state government.

Eye On Texas: The Elders

The Austin-Round Rock area has the fastest-growing population of adults age 55 to 64 in the country.

Texas’ Health Care Navigator Rules Could Be Sweet Deal for Pearson and Other Companies

By requiring new health care “navigators” to get hours of costly training beyond what’s required by federal law, Texas would steer hundreds of thousands of dollars to training and testing firms like Pearson.