Greg Abbott
Jun 2018

Austin going beyond Sanctuary City status

Jazz Shaw Jun 20, 2018 9:21 AM

Freedom city? Free to commit crimes, at least

Mar 2018

All but one part to remain in effect

Feb 2018

Texas governor commutes sentence of death row inmate

Taylor Millard Feb 22, 2018 8:41 PM

Right call, given the complicated circumstances.

Nov 2017

Trump: “This is a mental health problem.”

Aug 2017

“His comments must be observed in their totality to understand their context.”

That Texas sanctuary cities law has hit a snag

Jazz Shaw Aug 31, 2017 8:01 AM

Federal vs state

The Harvey blame game is postponed, not cancelled

Jazz Shaw Aug 28, 2017 9:21 AM

Evacuate or shelter in place?

And there was *much* rejoicing.

Jun 2017

Texas’ backwards thinking on regulations

Taylor Millard Jun 11, 2017 6:31 PM

State preemption of local rules could backfire, if wrong people get elected.

Apr 2017

A different approach

Feb 2017

Politicians gonna politick.

Ryan: He’ll have the funding.

Nov 2016

Abbott: I’m banning “sanctuary cities” in Texas

Ed Morrissey Nov 28, 2016 12:31 PM

Long-term project.

Jun 2016

Timeline doesn’t add up.

May 2016

Texas is leading the charge on this fight for states’ rights and the 10th amendment.

The Department of Education will instruct every public school in America to provide “suitable” bathroom and locker room facilities to …

Jan 2016

Could hurt more than help.

Balanced budget and limiting alphabet agencies are fantastic ideas.

Abbott: It’s time for an Article V convention

Ed Morrissey Jan 09, 2016 10:01 AM

“The only true downside comes from doing nothing and allowing the federal government to continue ignoring the very document that created it.”

Aug 2015

“Planned Parenthood is being revealed for who they really are.”

Jul 2015

Cruz: Congress needs to probe Planned Parenthood

Ed Morrissey Jul 15, 2015 8:41 AM

And “fully defund” it.

Texas wants to bring home all its gold

Jazz Shaw Jul 05, 2015 1:01 PM

Send in Bilbo Baggins

May 2015

Onward and upward

Meta-law: Texas bans fracking bans

Jazz Shaw May 19, 2015 12:01 PM

Take this ban and shove it

Dec 2014

Rising costs.

Nov 2014

How did it all go so wrong with Wendy Davis?

Jazz Shaw Nov 08, 2014 10:01 AM

Well, she wasn’t a witch…

Oct 2014

Overpowering stench of desperation.

The worst campaign ad ever?

Ed Morrissey Oct 10, 2014 5:21 PM


Daily Kos: Wendy Davis is going to win

Matt Vespa Oct 06, 2014 6:41 PM

Go home, Daily Kos. You’re drunk.

Aug 2014

Planned Parenthood sex ed: Whip it? Whip it good

Ed Morrissey Aug 13, 2014 12:41 PM

Devolution and sex ed.

Jul 2014

Ms. Davis, it’s over

Matt Vespa Jul 28, 2014 7:21 PM


Apr 2014

Game over.

Jan 2014

You mean the former MSNBC contributor?

Wendy Davis autobiography underwent some … revisions

Ed Morrissey Jan 20, 2014 12:01 PM


Oct 2013

When filibusters are totes kewl, or something.

Sep 2013

Texas filibuster champ ready to lead … Democrats

Ed Morrissey Sep 27, 2013 9:21 AM

Running shoes.

Aug 2013

Lobbyist: Davis is running for TX governor

Ed Morrissey Aug 12, 2013 4:01 PM

Luxuries and desperation.