Texas elections are over. Now it's time to govern

Exterior of the state Capitol on Nov. 19, 2020. Credit: Amna Ijaz/The Texas Tribune

The seasons change in the political world, too. We're in that periodic move from electioneering to governing. The Washington version is noisy. The Texas version is a bit quieter, but it's underway.

Most of the vote counting is over. Most of the noise, with any luck at all, is behind us — although the Electoral College voting happens in two weeks. Cross your fingers, if you haven’t stuck them in your ears.

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