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Lawmaker on State Tax Committee Also Works for Texas’ Corporate Welfare King

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State Representative Drew Springer started working for corporate tax firm Ryan, LLC in March. He doesn't recall any conflicts of interest from a session spent overseeing Texas tax law.
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What Democrats Can Learn from Louisiana (No, Really)

The election of Democrat John Bel Edwards as governor of Louisiana is one of the most significant but ignored progressive policy victories in years.

The last four years have been among the grimmest periods in the Democratic Party’s history. State parties in nearly every region have been decimated, Dems hav...Read More

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It’s Time to Blow Up the Democratic Party

When a crushing defeat occurs, a window of opportunity opens where criticism is more easily countenanced and reorientation is possible.

Anna Donlan We’ll be talking about what just happened for the rest of our lives — why it happened, how it happened, and what the consequences were. It’s t...Read More

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