Texas Politics


The Next Census Could Determine the Future of Port Arthur

by | Fri, Apr 17, 2020 at 6:00 CST
If a city’s population drops below 50,000, it’s no longer considered an urban area. This different designation means it could lose some of the federal dollars directed toward larger metropolitan areas.

Why Don’t Texans Vote?

The poor and marginalized stay at home, while the rich and powerful cast their ballots.

By now it’s a familiar, even worn-out, storyline: In 2008, a surge of new and newly-energized voters helped propel Barack Obama into the White House. Voter tu...Read More