Abby Rapoport

Abby Rapoport is a political reporter for the Texas Observer. She previously covered state politics for The Texas Tribune and has also blogged for Texas Monthly and Glamour.

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Monday, April 01, 2013
The People’s Bank: Deep-Red North Dakota's Populist Bright Spot
When the financial crisis struck in 2008, nearly every state legislature was left contending with massive revenue shortfalls. Every state legislature, that is, except North Dakota’s. In 2009, while other states were slashing budgets, North Dakota enjoyed its largest surplus.
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Thursday, September 08, 2011
Education Inc.: How Private Companies Profit from Public Schools
It's not hard to imagine Pearson’s vision of utopia.
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