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

by | Thu, Nov 16, 2017 at 1:13 CST
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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Boycott Boycotts

It’s easy to boycott a place you visit never, a state you imagine to be full of bumpkins and hicks. Much harder: working to create change in red states....Read More

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Raid Aid

'What can we do if someday la migra comes to my home?'

As the feds ramp up raids on Central Texas migrant moms and kids, grassroots groups are hoping educational workshops can help undocumented Texans handle immigra...Read More

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High on the Hog

Texas' Republican ag commissioner spent $55,000 outfitting his office with taxidermy and other bits of Wild West ephemera.

The Republican spent $55,000 outfitting his office with western-themed decor and various iterations of taxidermied wildlife....Read More

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