Texas Politics

Tax Wall Street Bonuses

Are you feeling sorry for Wall Street bankers yet? Poor babies; everyone is down on them. First, We the People are steamed that these bailed-out barons of f...Read More

Right, Righter, Rightest

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The Observer is offering a selected few items for online bidding. We will accept bids every day from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Central Time.  Online bidding closes ...Read More

The Mayor & The Mogul

Bill White and Farouk Shami on why they're running for governor—and how they'd shake up Texas.

On Dec. 4, the day that three-term Houston mayor Bill White jumped into the race for governor, many Texas Democrats started dreaming big. Their perfect scenario...Read More