Mike Kanin

Mike Kanin has covered Austin politics for InFactDaily and the Austin Chronicle. He’s now publisher of InFactDaily.

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What’s Left?

by Mike Kanin | Mon, Dec 2, 2013 at 13:53 CST
For nearly four decades, white liberals have dominated Austin politics. Now the city may finally embrace true progressivism.
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It’s All About the Water, Boys

Is Gov. Perry trying to take over the Lower Colorado River Authority?

For the better part of the past eight decades, the Lower Colorado River Authority has played a key role in the massive growth of Central Texas. The organization, known more commonly as the LCRA, is one of 14 public river … Read More


No Island Is an Island

A year ago this month, at a Texas-Cuba Trade Alliance conference in San Antonio, attendees discussed post-embargo relations between the United States and its estranged island neighbor. The bottom line? According to a conference report in Texas A&M’s AgriLife News … Read More



A Rock and the Hard Place

In 1946, with the world still reeling from the advent of the nuclear age, a group of the scientists who helped to birth it published a collection of essays called One World or None, in which they discussed the possibilities … Read More