The clear winner in Tuesday’s election was Speaker of the House Joe Straus, who pushed for spending on water projects.
The future is likely going to require us to move large amounts of water from wet but sparsely populated places (a.k.a. East Texas) to thirsty, booming cities. Good thing there’s a plan for that. There is a plan, right?
After this weekend’s special election, Brandon Creighton will head to a runoff with the right-wing challenger Steve Toth.