Greg Abbott

No, Texas can’t invoke the invasion clause

By Mia Brett / November 23, 2022 /

It’s politics, not a legal theory.

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What are Uvalde police hiding?

By John Stoehr / June 1, 2022 /

It’s not their incompetence and cowardice.

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Melissa Lucio, mother of 14 deemed unfit ‘good mother,’ faces punishment by death years after daughter’s deadly accident

By Mia Brett / April 23, 2022 /

Jurors at her trial now doubt her guilty verdict. Her execution is scheduled for April 27. All eyes are on Texas Governor Greg Abbott.

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The Republican Party’s war against LGBT-plus Americans

By Victoria Brownworth / April 11, 2022 /

If you think that’s hyperbole, think again. 

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Texas says gender-affirming care is child abuse. It’s the latest in a history of states weaponizing child protective services

By Mia Brett / March 17, 2022 /

If it isn’t gender-affirming care, it’s something else.a

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We suspected that rightwing politics caused mass injury and death. A new book proves it

By John Stoehr / January 12, 2022 /

When partisanship subsumes everything, people die. Period. 

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The president’s low approval is democracy working. Voters are holding him accountable

By Noah Berlatsky / December 14, 2021 /

The problem is a Republican Party that’s not promising to do more to fight the covid pandemic. It’s promising to do less.

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