Texas Standard for January 23, 2017

Texas billionaire Ross Perot once warned of a NAFTA and a giant sucking sound. Today, a stunning vindication? We’ll explore. And: What’s called school choice, set to explode as a front page issue this week. As lawmakers make it a top priority, how’s it supposed to work exactly? We’ll have a crash course. Also: We have what appears to be the first Texas showdown set over so-called sanctuary cities. The latest. Plus: A stunning shift by the Texas Supreme Court clears the way for a challenge to gay marriage. All that, and why a nation with some of the toughest gun laws in the world may be having a change of heart. It’s Texas Standard time:

By Texas StandardJanuary 23, 2017 11:15 am