Politics

Why, exactly, are we helping Jerry Jones build a new stadium?

In short, the deal will be nothing less than welfare for Jones – someone whose franchise, according to estimates by Forbes magazine, is worth almost $1 billion, which is more than the Rangers and Mavericks combined.

Dallas’ tough love government

“Of course there’s a crisis of leadership. This is a council-manager form of government. There aren’t supposed to be any leaders …”

Texas’ growing Hispanic population

Spend a few minutes nearby or on Columbia Avenue, and you’ll get a glimpse of the demographic trend that will transform Texas in many ways in the next couple of decades.