The Daily Texan

All content by Alexander Parker

As evidenced by the recent growth in Texas, Republicans better manage the state economy

October 22, 2014

There are two gubernatorial candidates who support expanded gun rights, the death penalty, and Governor Rick Perry’s surge on our southern border. Only one of them, state Sen. Wendy Davis, D-Fort...

Abbott’s policies benefit students

September 10, 2014

For students, education needs to be a priority in the upcoming Texas gubernatorial election. Texas currently ranks 40th in the nation in terms of college graduates with only 27 percent of the population...


Political disputes should not be resolved in court

August 28, 2014

Editor’s Note: On Aug. 15, a Travis County grand jury indicted Gov. Rick Perry for abuse of official capacity and coercion of a public servant. Perry, the state’s longest-serving governor,...