Our Katrina Moment 07/14/2014 Before we move onto the next crisis, let's get one thing straight about what's happening on the Texas border. This is not Barack Obama's Katrina ... Read More Lessons of Deadly Texas Explosion Go Unlearned 07/09/2014 Texas has such a business-friendly regulatory environment that it can best be described as "free range." Recently a Democratic lawmaker gently suggested making it illegal ... Read More We’ve Got a Promise to Keep 07/07/2014 What if you had a chance to prevent a national tragedy? No kidding, all cynicism and politics aside, what if you—yes, you—could help America keep ... Read More Mainstreaming Radicalism Early Critic of School Testing Was Right All Along 06/23/2014 When Robert Scott criticized standardized testing and said that Common Core would nationalize schools, he took heat from both Sec. Arne Duncan and Texas business ... Read More God Doesn’t Make It Rain 06/19/2014 At their convention, Texas Republicans compared immigrants to terrorists, claimed therapy can cure homosexuality, and insisted that the only thing a rape survivor has the ... Read More Ted Cruz is Christmas in July for Democrats 06/16/2014 Usually state parties nominate candidates at conventions, activists adopt a pre-approved platform and everyone goes home happy. What happened in Fort Worth was a combination ... Read More Hey GOP: Stop Politicizing Terrorism 06/09/2014 Let us pause to observe a moment of silence for a time when politics stopped at the water’s edge. That quaint notion of national unity ... Read More Common Core Opposition is No Joke 06/05/2014 It's hard to tell what's a bigger joke: Common Core or Common Core critics. Rightwing hysteria that Common Core will turn our children into gay ... Read More We Aren’t Perfect and Neither is the Death Penalty 06/02/2014 The death penalty isn't perfect, but then neither are we. The botched execution last month in Oklahoma has raised legitimate questions about the secret sauce ... Read More Archives Jason Stanford Jason Stanford is Democratic political consultant living in Texas. He’s the co-author of “Adios, Mofo: Why Rick Perry Will Make America Miss George W. Bush” and blogs at jasonstanford.org. Twitter: @jasstanford. He can be reached at [email protected] Daily Newsletter Sign up for FREE! Get Cartoons Daily! Sign up for our free daily newsletter by entering your email and clicking on subscribe. Subscribe 7 of 25«‹45678910›» Close this module GET OUR FREE DAILY CARTOON EMAIL NEWSLETTER!All the best our sites have to offer – free in your email box! No hassle! No obligation! So cool! Just sign up!First NameJohnLast NameSmithYour email[email protected]SubmitNever see this message again.