Category : Texas

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

Loon Star State: Shame

Wed, Jan 17, 2018 at 7:43 am CST To see more political cartoons from Ben Sargent, visit our Loon Star State section, or find Observer political reporting here.

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

Mayor Sylvester Turner blasts dueling MLK parades

The “original” King Day parade hit downtown Houston’s streets on MLK Day in the shadow of Minute Maid Park. A little after 10 a.m., a string of convertibles holding elected officials – Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg, U.S. Rep. Al Green, U...

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

Jadeveon Clowney, a Pro Bowler despite team woes

It was another frustrating year for Houston Texans fans. The season had a positive outlook as rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson exploded onto the scene and breathed much needed life into an offense that was dead on arrival. Unfortunately, the inju...

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

Booker EXPLODES on DHS head over Trump comments

Cory Booker delivered an impassioned rebuke of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen after she appeared to have amnesia over President Trump’s “shithole” comments about Haiti and African nations. During a Homeland Security Oversight Oversig...