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Early Voting Turnout For 2020 Texas Primary Keeps Pace

Despite a larger voter roll, Texas voters are turning out as much during early voting for the presidential primaries this year as...

How Texas Is Preparing for Coronavirus

There are 10 cases of coronavirus in Texas in different stages of quarantine. All the patients are in isolation at Lackland Air...

As Selena’s Legacy Lives On, San Antonio Is Hosting a Huge Tribute Concert

Selena’s vibrant energy and spirit will be celebrated on May 9 in San Antonio at the Alamodome, when the city will host...

One Texan Voted Against the Anti-Lynching Bill. He’s Been Controversial for Years.

U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert is known for a long list of selective outrage and displays of anger. The East Texas Republican is...

Coalition is Ramping Up Efforts to Protect Votes in Texas

Some voter trepidation is to be expected in the 2020 election cycle. The state’s recent poor handling of voter identification requirements and...

Politics at SXSW: Check Out These Sessions on Climate, Guns, Overdoses and More

Best known as a launching pad for indie acts, SXSW is the place to be seen if a musician wants to reach...

Advocates Say Expanding Medicaid Could Help the Homeless. Greg Abbott Says He's Weighing Options.

Susan Peake lives at the state-run homeless encampment off U.S. Highway 183 in Austin. Miguel Gutierrez Jr./The Texas Tribune

Find Texas Legislators’ and Candidates’ Personal Financial Statements Here

With the 2020 election season in full swing, voters are considering candidates in the primaries who will represent them in the Texas...

Transparency in Government Can Help People. Just ask Texas Teachers.

The Teacher Retirement System of Texas is an asset to teachers. Over the course of a teacher’s career, a nest egg is...

Early Voting Turnout Is Up So Far in Texas’ Biggest Counties

The first week of early voting in the 2020 Texas Primaries has come to an end, and early voting turnout has been...

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