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The Midday Brief: Sept. 29, 2010

Your afternoon reading.

Barbara Ann Radnofsky

Your afternoon reading:

  • "Governing magazine is out with its latest election forecast for the country's 50 state legislatures. Writer Louis Jacobson concludes that a bad year for Democrats appears to be only getting worse. Of the 28 chambers that could see a shift in the balance of power, 25 are currently controlled by Democrats, according to the magazine." — Analysis: Texas House a not-so-bright bright spot for Democrats, PoliTex
  • "Days after debating Republican Danny Clancy in front of the Dallas Bar Association, Dallas County District Attorney Craig Watkins has backed out of a televised forum scheduled to be broadcast Sunday." — Craig Watkins backs out of WFAA forum with Danny Clancy, Trail Blazers

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