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After Tuesday’s losses, Texas Democratic Party can move forward

November 7, 2014

I spent Tuesday night at the Driskill Hotel in a circle of Democrats as we all swapped our phones out with the one charger someone had brought along so we could continue poring over election returns as...

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After years without Democratic leadership in Texas, State Sen. Wendy Davis offers hope

October 22, 2014

Editor's note: An earlier version of this column misstated the number of years since Texans have elected a Democratic governor. It has been 24 years.  Texas hasn’t elected a Democrat...

Few instances of voter fraud prove ID law’s aim is to disenfranchise

October 17, 2014

During the decade that Greg Abbott has been Texas’ attorney general, he has encountered a grand total of two cases of voter impersonation. In 2011, in a heroic effort to curb this odious problem...

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Davis makes heroic decision in revealing abortion details

September 12, 2014

Correction: An earlier version of this column cited a quote from a National Review article that has since been corrected. It was, in fact, Cheryl Sullenger, of anti-abortion group Operation Rescue, who...

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In wake of indictment, Gov. Perry ought to resign

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,...