Rent Is Due. But Thousands of Texans Have Lost Their Jobs Because of the...

It’s the first of the month, which means that for millions of Texans, the rent is due. But much...

Harris County Implements Compassionate Release of Inmates, Extends Stay-at-Home Order

Today Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo announced the release of about 1,000 nonviolent inmates from the Harris County Jail in hopes of...

Coronavirus Stimulus Deal Includes Student Loan Relief

The newly signed Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, otherwise known as the CARES Act, includes relief for college students who...

Abbott: Texas Schools Closed Until May 4, Try to Stay Home

Texas schools will remain closed until May 4, and social distancing efforts need to continue. Those were two of Gov. Greg Abbott’s...

Texas Companies Step Up to Fight Virus and Its Effects

As the COVID-19 pandemic worsens, some Texas companies are stepping up to provide equipment and aid. Here are snapshots of their ongoing...

Ultra-Conservative GOP Activist, Pastors Challenge Stay-at-Home Order

Hardline GOP leader Steven Hotze and three pastors petitioned the Texas Supreme Court Monday to have the Harris County stay-at-home order ruled...

Utility Shutoffs Stopped During Pandemic, but Companies Reap Benefits

Thanks to record unemployment brought about by the COVID-19 outbreak, thousands of Texans are struggling to pay their bills as they wait...

Rent Is Due, but Can It Wait? Should the Government Freeze Housing Payments?

What do you think of a national rent and mortgage freeze for three months or more? This was a question asked to...

When Will I Get My Stimulus Check?

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Sunday that checks from the $2 trillion federal stimulus bill Congress passed last week to help the...

Abbott Further Restricts Travel Into Texas, Announces First Pop-Up Hospital, Restricts Prison Releases: COVID-19

Texas Governor Greg Abbott today announced the opening of Texas’ first pop-up hospital, further restricted travel into Texas from COVID-19 hotspots and...

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