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If Texas Is a Battleground, Biden and Trump Aren’t Acting Like It

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Congressman Gohmert Has Had a Louie of a Week

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After the Protests: Four Perspectives on the State’s Criminal Justice System

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The Texas GOP Held Its Convention on Zoom—and It Was a Comic Disaster 

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Greg Abbott’s Penchant for the Path of Least Resistance Has Led Texas to the Brink of Disaster

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The Primary Runoffs Have Finally Arrived. Here’s What to Watch For.

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A Socially Distanced Senate Runoff Debate Finally Got MJ Hegar and Royce West to Throw Down

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Mike Pence Preaches to a Maskless Choir in Dallas

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The COVID-Related Death of a Local Republican Official Points to the Risks of an In-Person Texas GOP Convention

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Ronny Jackson Was Trump’s Doctor. Now He Wants to Be the President’s Best Friend in Congress.

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Greg Abbott Invites You to Figure Out What His Coronavirus Executive Orders Allow

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The Texas GOP Gives Itself a Tough Task: Rooting Out Racism in the Party

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Why Does Attorney General Ken Paxton Want to Make Voting a Death-Defying Act?

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The Majority Agrees: Lifting Stay-Home Orders Won’t Bring Normalcy (But It Will Get People Killed)

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A User’s Guide to How Texas’s Top Elected Officials Are Handling Coronavirus

FROM THE PILLOW FORT IN MY APARTMENT, APRIL 13—To paraphrase one of America’s greatest-ever military leaders,…