At least 25,000 people in Texas suffer homelessness. Here's what we know about Texans...

Homeless Austin residents under the Ben White bridge at Lamar Avenue in South Austin last month. Miguel Gutierrez Jr./The Texas Tribune Austin leaders and state officials...

Texans Need Three Full-Time Minimum Wage Jobs to Afford a Two-Bedroom House

The latest report on how much it costs to live in modest, affordable housing in the United States has come out from...

Abbott Tells Trump Administration Texas Won't Participate in Refugee Resettlement

The state of Texas will not accept refugees after Gov. Greg Abbott informed the U.S. State Department it will not participate in refugee resettlement...
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For Rural Texans, The Postal Service Is A Lifeline, But Some Say It’s Been...

The problems with Denice Harlan’s mail didn’t start with COVID-19, the financial challenges of the United States Postal Service or the political tensions before a fiercely...

Gov. Abbott Urges End to Violence, Promises Prosecution

With his voice raised, Gov. Greg Abbott called the death of Houston native George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police “horrific.” 

Jobless Claims in Texas Soar

The number of Texans filing for unemployment benefits last week totaled 275,597, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. This is a...

Four Paxton Whistleblowers Sue

Update: In an exclusive interview with KXAN, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said everything he is accused of is untrue and he...

Texas Republicans Play Hardball With Absent Democrats

The biggest story in voting rights in the country right now is the absent Democratic members of the Texas House of Representatives....

Laura Expected to be Fast-Moving Hurricane With High Winds

With Laura expected to make landfall as a possible Category 3 Hurricane in southeast Texas sometime late Wednesday or early Thursday, Gov....

Legal Implications of Businesses Reopening Rests on Texans’ Choices

Businesses are slowly reopening, and as they do, Texans are wondering who is protected if someone gets sick?  In...

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