Closing ‘Dead Suspect Loophole’ Would Prevent Police From Keeping Evidence Secret

State Rep. Joe Moody (D-El Paso) is planning to try again to close the “dead suspect loophole” that allows Texas police agencies to keep...

As COVID-19 Cases Surge, Gov. Abbott Pauses Texas Reopening

With COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations surging, Gov. Greg Abbott has announced he is pausing any further reopening of the Texas economy. Businesses that are...

The Most Extreme 48 Hours in Texas History

A right-wing backlash from the defeat of former Donald Trump was always inevitable, but the Texas Legislature has sprinted further into extremism in one...
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Texas GOP is Launching Their Own Scorecard to Judge Its Representatives and Senators During...

While the rest of the country is debating whether Texas might be a swing state in 2024, the Texas Republican Party is very upset...

FBI Raid on Cuellar May Be Linked to Azerbaijan Oil Companies

Last week, the FBI suddenly raided the home of nine-term Texas Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-Laredo), but it wasn’t exactly clear why law enforcement was...

Tony Buzbee’s Wild Journey: Controversial Campaigns To Impeachment Drama

Tony Buzbee, the extraordinarily eccentric, prominent Houston defense attorney, who is no stranger to the spotlight, announced he has been retained to lead the...

Texas Rent Relief Program Closing Application Portal on Friday

Late Wednesday, the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA) announced they will close the application portal for the Texas Rent Relief Program...

Kelly Hancock dishonors our veterans

Our veterans deserve to have access to educational funding to improve their lives, and should be able to decide for themselves and their families how to utilize the benefits they have earned.
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Texas House Passes Medical Marijuana Expansion Bill

House Bill 1535 relating to the medical use of low-THC cannabis by patients with certain medical conditions, was passed by the House in a...

Does low pay equal low representation?

Texas State Representatives make less than minimum wage. Would boosting state rep. pay equate to better representation?
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