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Jef Rouner

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Jef Rouner is an award-winning freelance journalist, the author of The Rook Circle, and a member of The Black Math Experiment. He lives in Houston where he spends most of his time investigating corruption and strange happenings. Jef has written for Houston Press, Free Press Houston, and Houston Chronicle.

Opinion: The Bid for a Fascist Texas is Happening Now

I am fairly certain that the Texas abortion law before the Supreme Court will be struck down. I am equally certain that...

Railroad Commission’s Energy Ties Leave Texas Out in the Cold

The Texas Railroad Commission is the state’s chief regulatory committee when it comes to oil and gas, a role in seeming opposition...

Texas Secessionist Movement Partially Powered by Russian Interference

It is critical to the preservation of the American democracy that we face the fact that we remain under constant attack by...

Why Texas’ Laws Are Mostly Made By the Rich

The image of the fat cat member of congress is only half true. Some people, such as President Joe Biden when he...

Abbott Losing Legal Fights Against COVID Mandate Bans

Ever since the pandemic began, Governor Greg Abbott has tried repeatedly to hamstring other government authorities, both local and federal, when it...

O’Rourke Closing Gap With Abbott in New Poll

Everyone agrees that former congressman and presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke has a hard fight ahead challenging Governor Greg Abbott in 2022, but...

Supreme Court Offers No Reproductive Freedom for Texas Women Yet

The latest term of the Supreme Court has begun, and reproductive freedom advocates are impatiently waiting to see if Texas’ onerous vigilante...

Texas Claims Citizens Can’t Challenge Them Over District Maps

In what is sure to be a long court fight over the newly drawn congressional and legislative district maps, the State of...

Who’s Suing Texas Over Redistricting

As sure as humidity and bluebonnets, the lawsuits against the Republican-led redistricting have begun.  Following the release of the...

The Republican Primary for AG is Heating Up

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is likely to be fighting for his political future, if not his actual freedom, in the 2022...

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