Not to be-Labor the point, but on this Day when we pause to celebrate the men and women of Texas (and elsewhere) who work for a living, we thought we'd show off the sweat and toil of our crack interviewers. Nearly every Trib reporter has sat down with a few of the most interesting and newsworthy Texans over the last few months: current and former elected officials, authors and activists, operatives and candidates, and policy wonks of all types and stripes. Thus far we've conducted 37 so-called "TT Interviews" (a respectful riff on the Rolling Stone Interviews that many of us grew up reading) and presented them as audio, video, a transcript or some combination of the above. This non-narrative form is an effective and compelling way to tell the unfiltered stories of Texas politics, public policy and government; enjoy. And happy holiday.

Dick Armey Kip Averit Michael Barnes Alan Bersin Charles Bowden
Brian Birdwell Dave Carney Henry Cisneros John Cook Kenneth Cooper
Pat Dixon Josh Fox Katherine Youngblood Glass Naomi Gonzalez Tony Hefner
Anne Heiligenstein Brad Levenson Debra Lehrmann Pat Lykos Debra Medina
Brian McCall Laura Miller Steve Munisteri Mark Jones Fred Lewis
Harriet O'Neill David Oshinsky Raymund Paredes Annise Parker Rick Perry
T. Boone Pickens Barbara Ann Radnofsky Boyd Richie Nelson Roach Barry Smitherman
Richard Wiles Jose Reyes Ferriz      

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