The Texas Observer
July 16, 2021, 7:25 PM, CDT
COVID-19 has provided Governor Greg Abbott the chance to wield more power than anyone in Texas history. He’s not eager to give it back.
by Justin Miller
Once again, Republicans draw the lines of power to protect their incumbents and amplify their white, conservative, rural base—and deny millions of Texans of color their due political representation.
Loon Star State
In the latest Loon Star State, Texas Republicans take down our democracy.
by Ben Sargent