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.
| |Friday, Aug. 29, 2014
Lieutenant governor candidate Dan Patrick is a long-time proponent.
| |Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014
Preparing presidential run, he dons the mantle of national protector.
| |Thursday, Aug. 07, 2014
The proposal for a new venue, on the table for years, is suddenly urgent.
| |Thursday, Jul. 31, 2014
‘Fools’ on one side wanted too much, on the other side too little.
| |Friday, Jul. 25, 2014
The hot-button issue presents different challenges to the Texas political figures.
| |Thursday, Jul. 17, 2014
A judge protects Open Carry’s gun-rights demonstrations at the intersections of streets in Arlington.
| |Thursday, Jul. 10, 2014
Congress will act on the Highway Trust Fund, but oddly.
| |Friday, Jul. 04, 2014
Supreme Court struck down a key protection in federal law last year.
| |Friday, Jun. 06, 2014
Misspending $83.5 million of the state’s money wasn’t his fault, but now it’s his problem.
| |Thursday, May. 29, 2014
The president’s announcement on power plant emissions is expected Monday.