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TRMPAC Indictments Come Down, 'More Work' Remains
Ronnie Earle and the Travis Co. grand jury announce the initial results of the TRMPAC investigation
"...events, and specifically solicited "corporate and personal" donations from Enron Corp. during a period when TRMPAC raised $600,000 in..."

Sept. 24, 2004 News Feature by Michael King

Naked City
Oh, shed a tear for Tom DeLay. Or not.
"...personal and corporate funds from now defunct Houston energy-giant Enron in the spring of 2001, just as the Securities..."

July 23, 2004 News Feature by Michael King

After a Fashion
Stephen explores the similar trajectories of the lives of Martha Stewart, Mother Teresa, and Nelson Mandela??!
"...of Domesticity (fair, as long as the crooks at Enron go to the big house for the rest of..."

July 23, 2004 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

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"...to see Ken Lay and Jeff Skilling over at Enron sent to a maximum-security prison. I want to see..."

June 25, 2004 Column

Voting Libertarian
"...to see Ken Lay and Jeff Skilling over at Enron sent to a maximum-security prison. I want to see..."

June 21, 2004 Postmarks

'It All Leads Back to Texas'
Robert Bryce on the Texas-Washington-international crony network
"...Pipe Dreams, his earlier book on the fall of Enron, and his argument that Texas money and Texas politics..."

June 18, 2004 News Feature by Michael King

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...FBI agent, and you're following me!" – Disgraced former Enron CEO Jeffrey Skilling, picked up by cops this weekend..."

April 16, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

The Hightower Report
A company that wants to get under your skin; and the Social Security hoax
"...years ago would have advised you to invest in Enron – a stock that fell from $97 a share..."

March 26, 2004 News Column by Jim Hightower

No Growth at the Growth Fund
Despite charging millions of dollars in management fees, the Texas Growth Fund has returned zero to the state
"...many state offices (despite recently losing some credibility as Enron's counsel). Last year V&E described as a victory that..."

Jan. 30, 2004 News Feature by Lucius Lomax

Can Anybody Here Run This Country?
As the campaign begins in earnest, the Democrats ponder self-destruction
"...has been accused of everything from secret deals with Enron (not formerly known as a major player in the..."

Jan. 9, 2004 News Column by Michael King

The Hightower Lowdown
Hey, rich people steal, too! And, in Bolivia, the U.S. takes the wrong side ... again.
"...in these days of corporate-infamy-on-parade, when the barons of Enron, Tyco, WorldCom, HealthSouth, Arthur Andersen, ImClone, and so many,..."

Nov. 7, 2003 News Column by Jim Hightower

2003 Texas Book Festival Preview
"...11:45am-12:45pm CER E2.010Enron (Continued)Peter Elkind, Mimi Swartz, Sherron Watkins, Moderator: Mike Shea..."

Nov. 7, 2003 Books Feature

Leave No Child Behind
In a an excerpt from their new book, Molly Ivins and Lou Dubose expose Bush's No Child Left Behind policy as an educational Enron.
"...of Texas." And why not? The economy was booming. Enron stock was going to hit $100 and split. Streets..."

Oct. 3, 2003 News Feature by Louis Dubose

The Hightower Lowdown
You Can't Keep the Earl of Sandwich Down; Donning the Mask of Corporate Reform
"...In the wake of Enron and other corporate calamities, however, the public demanded reform,..."

Sept. 26, 2003 News Column by Jim Hightower

It's a Citizen's Duty to Stay Informed
"...permits, viz., the infotainment factor, e.g., whatever happened to Enron? Hopefully the new letter policy could put a fire..."

Aug. 18, 2003 Postmarks

Call and Answer
It's been a hard spring of politics in Texas; now it's time to relax with a book.
"...Among Palast's international megavillains is Enron Corp., late of Houston -- remember? A couple of..."

June 6, 2003 News Feature by Michael King

Books Discussed in This Essay
"...Power Failure: The Inside Story of the Collapse of Enron by Mimi Swartz with Sherron Watkins Doubleday, 386 pp.,..."

June 6, 2003 News Feature

Eric Schlosser at BookPeople
"When government makes a free-market activity illegal -- smoking pot, buying porn, being an illegal alien -- it creates a black market that's untaxed, unregulated, and often dangerous," observes Nick Barbaro of Eric Schlosser's follow-up to Fast Food Nation. "And if you want to see where the government is interfering with the workings of the market, look at the underground economy."
"...corporations and other accounting dodges later made famous by Enron and Arthur Andersen...."

May 16, 2003 Books Feature by Nick Barbaro

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"...skull and crossbones, the mark of pirates. What was Enron but piracy?..."

April 25, 2003 Column

'Showdown in Texas' Takes on Bush in His Old Back Yard
The American Friends Service Committee's May 3 rally aims to be a global multi-issue challenge to the Bush agenda.
"...well as Halliburton (where Dick Cheney served as CEO), Enron, and ExxonMobil. Other stops included Fort Worth and Crawford,..."

April 11, 2003 News Feature by Lauri Apple

TV Eye
How to resolve conflict? Japanese import Iron Chef has the right idea.
"...Texas Monthly Talks. Scheduled guests include Sherron Watkins, the Enron whistle blower and Time magazine's 2002 person of the..."

April 4, 2003 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

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"...fields to California (instead of allowing Bush, Lay, and Enron to rape California and sink them in debt); and..."

March 28, 2003 Column

The Hightower Report
Bush acts like layoffs don't exist, and uses Iraq to distract the media from corporate corruption.
"...been charged by regulators with teaching Xerox how to "Enron" its books and deceive investors...."

March 7, 2003 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Lowdown
Death and taxes -- the poor get both, corporations get neither.
"...outfits have hordes of lobbyists, lawyers, and accountants to "Enron the system," creating loopholes and tax gimmicks that whittle..."

Feb. 14, 2003 News Column by Jim Hightower

Culture Cash
Austin's artists and arts groups are working hard to survive the economic downturn, and now more than ever it's essential for the city that they do.
"...seem a pittance beside the 10-figure losses of an Enron-scale meltdown, they are potentially devastating to many arts groups,..."

Feb. 7, 2003 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

The GOP's Inaugurama
"...had been magically transported to the box seats at Enron -- excuse us, Minute Maid -- Field...."

Jan. 24, 2003 News Feature by Michael King

TCB
More on the Antone's merger, the noise ordinance, and finally, Abra Moore.
"...well lubricated at various Houston nightspots when not covering Enron's collapse for The New York Times. Mike, there's a..."

Jan. 17, 2003 Music Column by Christopher Gray

Atonement, Etc. -- Top 10-plus, Special 2002 bonus edition
Books for which we confess our true feelings, reconsider our disdain, or finally find room: top 10-plus, 2002 edition …
"...year. Pipe Dreams: Greed, Ego, and the Death of Enron by Robert Bryce (PublicAffairs):..."

Jan. 3, 2003 Books Feature

News Top 10s
"...shenanigans that made possible the looting and collapse of Enron, and Phil just couldn't leave the Senate without poisoning..."

Jan. 3, 2003 News Feature

Naked City
As the Door Revolves
"...Phil, in the deregulation of energy trading that facilitated Enron's collapse -- welcomed Rollins' "exciting energy, experience, and vision"..."

Dec. 20, 2002 News Feature by Michael King

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