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WTF Friday: Freaking Magnets, How Do They Work?

Our weekly roundup of the choicest moments in Texas public discourse. This week’s theme: the elusive “core concept.”

Observer Radio Episode 64: The Filibuster Anniversary

One year after the unruly mob filled the State Capitol and—at least temporarily—shouted down a bill imposing new limits on abortion, what’s become of the movement today? And we consider Texas officials’ proposals to confront a growing humanitarian crisis on the border.

At State Convention, Democrats Seek a Revival

Texas Democrats enjoy a mostly controversy-free convention in Dallas.