Take an issue that's full of sometimes-complicated details like Texas public school finance, throw in an element of urgency like the need for better transportation solutions in Dallas-Fort Worth, add a healthy helping of local interest spiced with some controversy and you have the perfect assignment for Mike Norman to examine in depth. Mike is the newspaper's editorial director.
| |Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013
Waving around a big red number distracts voters from examining district’s needs.
| |Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013
Basic conclusions of a 2006 comptroller’s study likely have changed little.
| |Friday, Oct. 04, 2013
Comparisons to other North Texas districts show Fort Worth is in good shape.
| |Friday, Sep. 27, 2013
Democrats traditionally draw strength from campaigning for schools, but there are hazards.
| |Friday, Sep. 20, 2013
Medicare and all its parts can be confusing. I’m lucky to be young.
| |Friday, Sep. 06, 2013
Some counties get funding that North Texas sought in 2009.
| |Friday, Aug. 30, 2013
The Justice Department says it sees ‘substantial threat’ to consumers from the proposed American-US Airways merger
| |Friday, Aug. 23, 2013
General employees have had only one raise in five years.
| |Friday, Aug. 16, 2013
Even Chamber of Commerce board members are wringing their hands.
| |Thursday, Aug. 01, 2013
Legislators are trying to come up with new transportation funding ideas.