The office of constable may have made sense back when Texas was a sprawling frontier. Instead, constables basically now run their own little personal fiefdoms.
Articles by Evan Mintz
The GOP-controlled state Legislature reconvenes next week. But Democrats flipped seemingly obscure seats, from justice of the peace to county sheriff, that have outsized impacts on Texas families.
When forced to choose between cars and people, the fourth-largest city in the United States has a long history of siding with the former.
Politics isn’t about truth; it’s about power.