Books I Read and Liked in the First Half of October 2013
Timothy Jost: Prospective income verification a fantasy: Noted

Tom Kludt: Houston Chronicle Retracts Its Endorsement of Ted Cruz: Noted

Tom Kludt: Houston Chronicle Expresses Regrets For Endorsing Cruz:

'When we endorsed Ted Cruz in last November's general election, we did so with many reservations and at least one specific recommendation--that he follow Hutchison's example in his conduct as a senator', the editorial read. 'Obviously, he has not done so. Cruz has been part of the problem'