Real journalists hate being called out for their partisan shilling, and many try to walk the line. But the publisher of the Dallas Morning News recently used the resources of his company to advance a big-government political cause in a letter to lawmakers. We’ll never be able to read the Morning News the same way again; every story must now be viewed explicitly as a tool for his partisan agenda. Click here to read the full commentary I co-authored with John Colyandro of the Texas Conservative Coalition.

Michael Quinn Sullivan

Michael Quinn Sullivan is the publisher of Texas Scorecard. He is a native Texan, a graduate of Texas A&M, and Eagle Scout. Previously, he has worked as a newspaper reporter, magazine contributor, Capitol Hill staffer, think tank vice president. Michael and his wife have three adult children, and a dog. Check out his podcast, Reflections on Life and Liberty.