Senator-elect Don Huffines (R-Dallas) may have made the transformation from outsider to insider faster than any candidate in recent memory.
Daily Archives: March 7, 2014
Gov. Rick Perry and others say Texas enjoy a “miracle” economy. But small businesses and poor and middle-income Texans pay taxes higher than much of the nation, argues Phillip Longman in Washington Monthly.
Millions of Texas’ poor people remain uninsured, and their stories go largely underreported.
Rick Perry got a warm welcome at CPAC, but it’s talk on criminal sentencing reform that may have the most impact.
Texas struggles with a Texas primary hangover this week. Weirdos in runoffs. God intervenes. The Ukraine is cold. And: the return of the poll tax.