Patricia Hart

Articles by Patricia Hart

Right Makes Might

Apr 30, 2002 By Patricia Hart

After a conservative think tank used its clout to help scuttle a science textbook, some Republicans declared victory. The rest declared war.

The Craddickal Right

Mar 1, 2002 By Patricia Hart

Tom Craddick of Midland wants to be the first Republican Speaker of the House in Texas since 1873. He may already have the votes, but his critics are questioning his tactics.

Minority Report

Sep 30, 2001 By Patricia Hart

As Democrats and Republicans prepare for the hand-to-hand combat of 2002, African American and Hispanic candidates are finally on the front lines.

Imperfect 10

Apr 1, 2001 By Patricia Hart

The top 10 percent rule was supposed to solve the admissions problems at Texas' public universities, but it isn't making the grade.