Republican party

Round the Bend

Apr 11, 2016 By Erica Grieder

Texas’s recent primary season offers a blueprint for how the Republican party could reform itself in the post-Trump era.

Verging on Irrelevance

Aug 15, 2014 By brian sweany and Paul Burka

I don’t think Republicans recognize what is happening to their party in Texas. The GOP is verging on irrelevance. The failure of Texas to land the Republican national convention should have been a wake-up call for the state party. There was a reason why the Republicans chose Cleveland over Dallas:…

Our Aggie Governor’s Prediction for a Democratic-Leaning State…

Feb 25, 2013 By Jason Cohen

“The University of Texas will change its colors to maroon and white before Texas goes purple, much less blue.” – Rick Perry, always thinking about college football (just like all of us). (From the Wall Street Journal. For the back story, read Erica Greider’s Thursday column.)…