Outgoing Texas House Speaker Bonnen Breaks Silence, Denies Targeting Fellow Republicans

Today, Speaker Dennis Bonnen, who prior to his scandal had been one of the most influential persons in the Texas House, has broken his...

Abbott And Patrick Dressing Up Vouchers As “Parental Choice” – A Wolf In Sheep’s...

Click here to download our RA News App for Apple or Android. In their third inaugural address on Tuesday, Gov. Greg Abbott and Lt....

Texas Democrats Want Confederate Memorials Removed from Capitol

Eight Texas Democratic lawmakers want seven memorials to the Confederacy and Confederate leaders removed from Texas’ Capitol grounds.  A letter sent Monday to state Sen....

Texas House Starts Crafting Its Rules For 2023 Session

Last week, Texas House Administration Committee Chairman Will Metcalf held a hearing to address members' proposals for how to change the body’s rules in...

New Year, New Legislation: These Laws Take Effect January 1st.

On January 1st, a new set of Texas laws go into effect following passage during the 86th Legislative Session. Among the 24 new laws taking...

This Texas bill that opponents say could lead to voter suppression has lost a...

Texas Republicans and advocacy groups typically on opposite sides of voting rights fights went into 2019 with one bit of electoral common ground —...

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 for contact...

Bribes, Threats, And Math Tilt Impeachment Odds In Paxton’s Favor

The odds of Attorney General Ken Paxton being convicted in his impeachment trial starting September 5 are long thanks to many factors that have...

GOP In Chaos: Infighting Erupts Once Again

As the 88th Legislature takes off, Texas GOP members have been quick to fall back into their usual pattern of infighting. Right off the bat,...

Patrick and Abbott Trade Punches Over $16 Billion Overcharge

In a letter dated March 12th, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick asked Gov. Abbott to replace his appointee at the Public Utility Commission of Texas...
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