Texas Politics


South Texas: Where the Votes Are

With two prominent Latino candidates and new efforts to drive up turnout, can Democrats finally conquer South Texas?

Four months before the election, in a decaying mall in Corpus Christi, I caught a glimpse of the future: the changing of the old guard in South Texas Democratic...Read More

Kinky Friedman Hearts the Tea Party

Friedman says Tea Party is "what the Democrats used to be."

Cliff Lee wasn’t the only one throwing curve balls last night. (I swear, this material just writes itself!)   Next to the Rangers’ win and the resc...Read More