Media Mention | Page 11 | LBJ School of Public Affairs | The University of Texas at Austin

Media Mention

Media Mention May 14, 2020

Azmanova & Galbraith: Disaster capitalism or the Green New Deal

Albena Azmanova and LBJ's James K. Galbraith set out the stark choice we face in the world ahead: submit to disaster capitalism, or reclaim the world with a Green New Deal.

Read more
Media Mention May 14, 2020

In the battle over state versus local COVID-19 orders, the governor holds most of the cards

State and local officials have issued a variety of orders related to how individuals and businesses can conduct themselves during the coronavirus pandemic. In many cases, these orders conflict, cover different periods of time or provide different penalties if someone doesn't comply. LBJ's

Read more
Media Mention May 14, 2020

Texas after Covid-19: Report dives into what the state should learn

As Texas begins to reopen services and business around the state, policy experts from both UT Austin and the University of Houston have issued a playbook for the state's post-pandemic recovery.

Read more
Media Mention May 14, 2020

Texas appeals court upholds order allowing mail-in ballots during pandemic

LBJ's Jeremi Suri weighs in on Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's petition with the Texas Supreme Court to compel counties to "follow Texas law on mail-in ballots" rather than allowing more voters to receive mail-in ballots during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Read more
Media Mention May 14, 2020

Trump brings in the infantry for his war on blue America

LBJ's Donald Kettl talks to Ron Brownstein of The Atlantic about how President Trump is using the tools of national authority to advance Republican priorities while weakening Democrats' capacity to impede them.

Read more
Media Mention May 13, 2020

How COVID-19 upended Texas prisons

While prison officials insist they're doing their best in the face of an unprecedented crisis, Gov. Greg Abbott has mostly ignored the pandemic inside the Texas prison system. LBJ's Michele Deitch offers her thoughts on what Texas hasn't done

Read more
Media Mention May 13, 2020

A road map for a post-pandemic Texas

A new report from UT's LBJ School and the University of Houston's new Hobby School proposes nine ways to reorient Texas's economy and workforce.

Read more
Media Mention May 13, 2020

Texas policy experts issue playbook for post coronavirus recovery

As Texas begins to reopen services and business around the state, policy experts from both UT Austin and the University of Houston have issued a playbook for the state's post-pandemic recovery.

Read more
Media Mention May 13, 2020

Experts build 'playbook' for the future of Texas

Some things in the Lone Star State could change forever due to the lasting effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. "As we reopen, what are those things that we can do to say, six months, 18 months – what should inform our state legislature and our state legislative agenda going forward?" said LBJ's

Read more
Media Mention May 13, 2020

Texas's reliance on growth hid lack of preparation

The economic growth Texas experienced in recent years hid how the state’s political, social and health care systems were unprepared to deal with the crises now being wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a report released Wednesday by the University of Houston and the University of

Read more

Pages