Opinion Columns & Blogs

Bud Kennedy

Democrats, Republicans try to make local elections ‘D’s-vs.-‘R’s; it’s not that easy

City-school candidate lists from both parties have their flaws, and the Tarrant County Republican Party seems to have completely lost track of one of its own standard-bearers.

Other Voices

Our local water board should have local control

Because it’s important to keep local control of our local water board, we need honest and qualified board members who will be “squeaky wheels” for Tarrant Regional Water District taxpayers, not for Dallas businessman Monty Bennett or any other outside special interest.

Richard Greene

Bipartisan strategy would be a good move for Democrats

Trump is on schedule to produce a list of achievements in his first 100 days that he can point to as doing what he said he would do that got him elected. Resistance will continue, but perhaps with less fervor to just blindly oppose everything and pursue dead-end initiatives to somehow remove him from the job he won with those promises.

Videos

Demarcus Ware officially retires as a Dallas Cowboy

video by Jared L. Christopher
jchristopher@star-telegram.com
Demarcus Ware officially retires as a Dallas Cowboy 2:31

Demarcus Ware officially retires as a Dallas Cowboy

Car crashes after driver refused to stop for Dallas deputies 0:35

Car crashes after driver refused to stop for Dallas deputies

Truck hauling coffee creamer crashes and burns on highway overpass in Waxahachie 0:25

Truck hauling coffee creamer crashes and burns on highway overpass in Waxahachie

Yu Darvish said he felt his strongest since surgery during Sunday's eight innings 1:51

Yu Darvish said he felt his strongest since surgery during Sunday's eight innings