To: Governor Jerry Brown of California and Governor Greg Abbott of Texas
From: Joe Mathews
If North and South Korea can have a peace summit, why can’t California and Texas do the same?
The United States desperately needs its two biggest states to figure out how to keep the country together.
Our nation’s political leaders are committed to dividing the country; their business model for elections and fundraising depends on ever-greater polarization of the American electorate. And so the American government’s mission now amounts to three things: mismanaging entitlement programs, handing …