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Drainage Fee Poll (Only of Interest to Houston Wonks)

Last night, my phone rang, with the nebulous caller ID name Texas. I was about to tackle a pile of laundry that needed folding, so answering a few political poll questions seemed like a nice diversion. Here’s a sketch of … Continue reading

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Gene Locke, Your Legacy Takes Shape Now

Houston’s mayoral has finally turned ugly.  According to tonight’s online edition of the Houston Chronicle: A cluster of socially conservative Houstonians is planning a campaign to discourage voters from choosing City Controller Annise Parker in the December mayoral runoff because … Continue reading

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