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16-year-old Shot to Death at Gates Owned Apartment Complex as He Champions Permitless Carry

Another killing took place outside an apartment complex owned by Rep. Gary Gates. On Wednesday night, a 16-year-old boy was killed after...

Medicaid Expansion Bill Has Enough Votes to Pass the Texas House

After federal Medicaid officials rescinded the 1115 waiver forcing Texas to find new options for drawing down billions in federal funding for...

The Legislature Still Has Time to Pass These Bills, but the Window is Closing...

Every two-years in odd numbered years the Texas Legislature convenes beginning with the second Tuesday in January and ending 140 days later....

Medicaid Officials Overturn Texas 1115 Waiver, Could Cost State Billions

Officials at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services have rescinded an extension to Texas' 1115 Medicaid Transformation waiver, saying Trump era...

Two Men Killed After Being Boxed in at Houston Apartment Complex Owned by Rep....

According to ABC 13, two men were shot to death after being boxed in by four other cars outside an apartment complex...

Good Bill Hunting: Tracking Data for Maternal Mortality in Texas

Good Bill Hunting is a weekly series during the legislative session where RA News will look at a bill or piece of...

Texas House Passes “Constitutional Carry”, Would Allow Texans to Carry a Gun Without a...

Texans will be able to carry handguns in public places without a license, if a new bill, HB 1927, gets signed into...

Power and Retribution in the Texas House

If you talk to many lobbyists, staff members, or legislators that have been around the Texas Capitol for long they all long...

Sports Betting Gets Contentious Hearing

The House State Affairs Committee considered HB 2070 on Wednesday, a bill that would put a constitutional amendment legalizing sports gambling in...
Briscoe Cain

Profile: Briscoe Cain’s History of Supporting Voting Restrictions

Some believe that bills moving through the Texas Legislature as efforts to combat election fraud are a solution seeking a problem.

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