Meet the House Republican Who Compared Himself to the Flight 93 Heroes
September 30, 2013
When this chapter of the Republican Party’s descent into radicalism is written, the representative quote may go not to Ted Cruz, who managed to say little memorable in his 21-hour talkathon, but to his fellow Texan, Rep. John Culberson.
Misdiagnosing The GOP's Ailments
June 24, 2010
Former Giuliani aide John Avlon complains about the Texas Republican Party: What’s the matter with Texas? Congressman Joe Barton’s bizarre apology to BP last week is only the beginning. Ditto the newly released Republican Texas State Party Platform ably solidifying its worst stereotypes—calling for the re-criminalization of sodomy and making gay marriage a felony.