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What are #TxLege Members Doing on Facebook?

April 12, 2018

As the national and international discussion of the larger role of Facebook and other social media applications rages in the wake of Russian subversion, the ongoing Cambridge Analytica revelations, and Mark Zuckerberg's appearances on Capitol...

Changes to the U.S. Census Trumped by Attitudes in Texas GOP

March 30, 2018

Given the array of attitudes toward immigration and citizenship among the voters who dominate both the selection of GOP statewide candidates as well as the selection of winners in the general election, these elected officials' remain eternally...

How Did Beto O’Rourke Perform in the Democratic Primary Election?

March 28, 2018

Was the disappointment in O’Rourke’s performance warranted? Even a preliminary look at data from the campaign and election suggests it isn’t.

What are #TxLege Members Doing on Facebook?
Changes to the U.S. Census Trumped by Attitudes in Texas GOP
How Did Beto O’Rourke Perform in the Democratic Primary Election?
April 12, 2018
As the national and international discussion of the larger role of Facebook and other social media applications rages in the wake of Russian subversion, the ongoing Cambridge Analytica revelations, and Mark Zuckerberg's appearances on Capitol Hill, attention has shifted away from the more mundane uses of Facebook by real live elected officials. Read more...
March 30, 2018
Given the array of attitudes toward immigration and citizenship among the voters who dominate both the selection of GOP statewide candidates as well as the selection of winners in the general election, these elected officials' remain eternally vigilant in their efforts to remain on the right side of the electorate – and each other – on all things related to immigration.  Read more...
March 28, 2018
Was the disappointment in O’Rourke’s performance warranted? Even a preliminary look at data from the campaign and election suggests it isn’t. Read more...
March 22, 2018
For years, Texas had a mythical independence that has somehow insulated the state’s culture and its politics from the nasty and increasingly deep-seated divisions that characterize so many other domains of American life. That’s now changed.  Read more...