Lou Dubose

Articles by Lou Dubose

The Man With the Plan

Jul 31, 2004 By Jan Reid and Lou Dubose

You probably know that Tom DeLay spearheaded the massive—and massively controversial— congressional redistricting effort that tied Texas legislators in knots for one regular and three special sessions. What you probably don’t know is how he did it. Herein lies a tale.

The Metamorphosis

Apr 30, 2004 By Jan Reid and Lou Dubose

If you want to understand the shift in political power that has taken place in Texas over the past thirty years—from rural areas to the new suburbs, from Democratic control to Republican dominance—you'll hardly find a better case study than Tom DeLay's Sugar Land.