Though state legislators are debating a bill allowing Texans to carry handguns in public without a license, it is unclear whether Republicans will risk alienating moderate voters in order to please their base. Doing so could bring political risks in a general election, fellow Mark Jones told The Economist (subscription required).
Gary J. Hale
Jul 30 2021 | Center for the U.S. and Mexico
Rachel A. Meidl
Jul 29 2021 | Center for Energy Studies