Mary Tuma

Mary Tuma is a freelance reporter based in Austin. She has worked as a reporter for the Austin Chronicle, San Antonio Current, the Texas Independent, and the American Independent News Network.
Greg Abbott
Texas Politics

How The Coronavirus Pandemic Exposed Abbott’s Hypocrisy On Local Control

After leaving cities and counties to handle coronavirus on their own, state intervention could be too little, too late.

Governor Greg Abbott’s office told reporters this week that cities and counties “have done a very good job of doing what is right for their municipalities” during the COVID-19 pandemic, insisting that county and city leaders “can make the right … Read More