Scott McCown

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2011

    USA Today: "Move to Texas." Ish.

    ‚ÄčIn hotels all across the country this morning, folks are rising and shining to that bit of advice courtesy this state of the state, which, like everyone else, is just waiting for Rick Perry to jump into the pool of GOP candidates and begin talking about how The Great State of Texas is a jobs-maki ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2011

    L.A. Times to Gov. Rick Perry: "Oh, Yeah?"

    The cover of The Economist that appeared on newsstands on July 10, 2009‚ÄčThroughout 2009 and '10 there were a series of magazine pieces wondering how it was that Texas "powered through the global fiscal crisis" (per Fortune) and experienced "something like an economic boom" (according to The Atlant ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2008

    In San Angelo This Morning, a Quest to Discern the Difference Between Prosecution and Persecution

    The Yearning for Zion Ranch just outside Eldorado In San Angelo this morning, under cloudy skies, dozens of polygamist parents are filing into court to argue for custody of their children. At the center of the storm is 51st District Judge Barbara Walther, who is presiding over the largest child cust ... More >>

  • News

    November 2, 2006

    Little Lost Boys...and Girls

    Is the move to privatize Child Protective Services leaving huge gaps in care?