More than 10 years covering energy and politics in The Lone Star State.
“There are legitimate questions about whether our democratic system is fundamentally broken. Our elections are getting less free and fair, Congress and the courts are increasingly partisan, foreign nations are flooding society with misinformation, a deluge of money flows through our politics. And the economic mobility that made the American dream possible is vanishing.”
— New York Times editorial 1/20/20 explaining its choice to back for President of the United States “both the radical and realist models” in Democratic politics, Elizabeth Warren (“a gifted storyteller”) and Amy Klobuchar (“too early” to count her out). The Times cited health concerns for the exclusion of Bernie Sanders.