Top Story

After the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, Texans are questioning how the Lone Star State - ranked 50th among all U.S states in access to high quality prenatal and maternal care - will look after Texas’ post-roe babies.According to The New York Times, even anti-abortion adherents say their state is woefully unprepared for a likely surge...
Advertisement

Latest Updates

Texas Legislature

FBI Raid on Cuellar May Be Linked to Azerbaijan Oil Companies

Last week, the FBI suddenly raided the home of nine-term Texas Congressman Henry...

New Texas Law Protects Dogs from Neglect

The Texas Senate activated a bill on Tuesday, the Safe Outdoor Dogs Act,...

Why Is John Whitmire Saying ‘Hell No’ To $140K Annual Pension?

State Sen. John Whitmire opted out of collecting a $140,000 annual pension courtesy...

Political Cartoons

Alito’s Logic

Advertisement

Elections

Polling For Beto More Hopeful Than It Looks

It was like something out of a Mr. Smith Goes to Washington.

Garza Romps In Runoff, Eyes Paxton Next

Rochelle Garza, soared to victory last night at the Democratic primary runoffs, securing...

Primary Runoff Elections Marked By Contention In Republican Races

One thing is for sure regarding the runoff elections this year and that...

Campaign Finance

U.S. Supreme Court Backs Ted Cruz, Dumps Campaign Finance Curb

WASHINGTON, May 16 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday further undermined campaign finance...

Huffines’ Plan to Beat Abbott in GOP Primary Requires $20M

Real estate developer Don Huffines told a Dallas-Fort Worth conservative radio show two...

U.S. Supreme Court Weighs Senator Cruz’s Campaign Finance Challenge

Jan 19 (Reuters) - The latest conservative attack on a major campaign finance law goes before...

Ted Cruz Wishes To Overturn Law That Blocked Him From Recovering a $500,000 Campaign Loan

In 2012 Ted Cruz never recovered over $500,000 he loaned his first campaign...

Latest Texas Campaign Finance Reports Reveal State of Play for Statewide Races

New campaign finance reports released last week by Texas legislators, elected statewide officials...

Education

Austin Teachers Are Burned Out

Teaching in Texas has become one of the most burdensome jobs in America....

The Political Math Of School Choice In Rural Texas

With Gov. Greg Abbott’s announcement that he’ll pursue “school choice” in the upcoming...

Senate Panel Discuss Teacher Retention and Learning Loss

On Tuesday, the Texas Senate Education Committee had their first interim hearing chaired...

Healthcare

The Majority Of Texans Want Medicaid Expansion, Poll Shows

A new poll from the Episcopal Health Foundation shows that Texans have consistently supported...

Is Texas Still Losing Money Over Medicaid?

Last Friday, the Biden administration decided to drop litigation against the State of...

Texas Feud Over Medicaid Is Costing $7 Million A Day

Since last year, Texas and Joe Biden’s White House have been in a...

Taxes

National

Rooftop Shooter Kills 6 At July 4 Parade In Chicago Suburb

HIGHLAND PARK, Ill., July 4 (Reuters) - Six people were killed and at least two dozen injured when a man with a high-powered rifle opened fire from a rooftop at a Fourth of July...

A Polarized U.S. Celebrates Independence Day

July 4 (Reuters) - DeShanna Neal's 7-year-old son stopped standing for the Pledge of Allegiance to the U.S. flag in school, questioning whether the United States of America really stood for, as the pledge says,...

Videos

You Might Be From Texas If...
Shop the book now in our online store.