Topic: Candidates

Texas Needs a President With Forward-Looking Energy Policies

Oct. 10, 2016

As flawed as they are, Clinton's policies show greater respect for free-market principles and the future of natural gas. Trump, in contrast, wants to push the country back with policies protecting coal.

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Value Arguments Playing Large Role in Trump vs. Clinton Race

Oct. 7, 2016
Political Parties

Trump's campaign has been supremely successful at exploiting the relativity of value arguments. This is the reason Clinton's response has not been effective.

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Ann Richards Caught History Coming and Going

Sept. 13, 2016
Ann Richards

Today marks a decade since former Texas Gov. Ann Richards’ death, and it’s apparent that her politics foreshadowed somedefining characteristics of the current political movement.

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Both Presidential Candidates’ Reform Plans Lack Specificity

Aug. 19, 2016

Unfortunately for America’s seniors, Social Security and Medicare/Medicaid reform have so far received little attention. That needs to change.

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Republicans Have a Moral Obligation to Oppose Trump

July 20, 2016
Republican VS Democrat

The Republican National Convention will be a fateful test of whether we have learned anything from the history of the previous century.

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