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, Mar. 21, 2013
Environmentalists and energy companies duel on gas drilling but devise standards to unite on.
| |Thursday, Mar. 14, 2013
Subtle differences in language and approach show Medicaid expansion is possible in Texas.
| |Thursday, Mar. 07, 2013
Leap of faith not warranted with key elements of financing missing.
| |Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013
No elected officials in Washington can escape blame for day of shame.
| |Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013
When Florida's governor switched from strong opposition to support for key Obamacare segment, he showed Texas how it's done.
| |Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013
Former representative joined latest lawsuit to press a new argument
| |Thursday, Feb. 07, 2013
Legislators propose bills aimed at providing more information about local government operations.
| |Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013
Some rules better than others for private schools in scholarship programs.
| |Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013
State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness excesses "blew the powder keg" of parental frustration.