Former Candidate for Lt. Gov. Blasts Abbott Over Handling of Pandemic Relief

In a letter obtained by the Quorum Report, former Democratic candidate for Texas lieutenant governor Mike Collier accuses Gov. Greg Abbott and...

Racial Bias and the Future of Capital Punishment in Texas

The murder of George Floyd — a fellow Texan — brought into sharp focus this year the reality that racism — especially...

Abbott Brushes Aside Latest Lawsuit From His GOP Colleagues

Gov. Greg Abbott believes the latest lawsuit filed by five members of his own party will suffer the same fate as other...

Abbott Sued Over Contact Tracing Contract by Members of his Own Party

Five Republican state lawmakers have taken Gov. Greg Abbott to court, alleging he overstepped his authority in awarding a $295 million contract...

Abbott Goes to San Antonio, Talks PPE, Schools Reopening

With schools reopening and flu season just around the corner, Gov. Greg Abbott traveled to a San Antonio warehouse Tuesday to provide...

Dan Patrick: Higher Gun Sales Foretell a Trump Victory

Trump Texas Victory Chair Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick is out with a statement claiming that increased gun sales indicate a victory for...

Chinese Consulate Closure Will Have Big Impact, None of it Good

It may not happen right away, but there will be an impact from the White House decision to order the Chinese Consulate...

One Year After El Paso Shooting, Victims Remembered, Texas Gun Laws Considered

One year ago today, 23 people were killed at a Walmart in El Paso. People throughout Texas and beyond are remembering the...

Harris County GOP Chair Breaks Promise to Resign Over Racist Social Media Post

The Republican Party of Texas has a new Harris County leader today. It’s Keith Nielsen, who posted a racist meme on his...

Abbott Sees Largest Drop to Date in Approval Rating

A new poll finds more and more Texans are dissatisfied with Gov. Greg Abbott’s handling of the pandemic. The survey by Harvard,...

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