The Texas Progressive Alliance hopes everyone took advantage of their opportunity to vote as it brings you this week’s roundup.
Libby Shaw at Texas Kaos and contributing to Daily Kos calls out Republican lawmakers for their cowardice in failing to pass a viable budget that will actually pay for things. TX Prop 7: GOP Asks Voters to Rob Peter to pay Paul.
SocraticGadfly notes that, unless the Clinton Foundation completes a massive accounting cleanup in just two more weeks, Hillary (and the other Clintons) could face a problem far worse than her email server or Trey Gowdy, and that would be the IRS.
And here are some posts of interest from other Texas blogs.
The TSTA Blog ponders the end of the standardized testing regime.
RG Ratcliffe names and excoriates the main climate villain at Exxon.
Patrick Michels analyzes Texas high school graduation data.
Paradise in Hell grades the latest GOP debate.
Better Texas Blog highlights the second year of modest rate increases for the Texas health insurance marketplace.