What Went Wrong in Texas? Who’s to Blame for COVID-19 Surge?

Texas keeps shattering records. Wednesday brought a new all-time high for new COVID-19 cases, 8,076, more than 2,000 cases higher than the...

Texas House Passes the Voting Restriction Bill, the Internet Reacts

Democracy received a huge blow this Friday in Texas, as the GOP's voting restriction bill finally passed the House, after months of...

“This Is How Texas Democrats Lose Elections”

“This is how Texas Democrats lose elections,” Rep. Michelle Beckley (D-Carrollton) tweeted when the Texas House fulfilled the quorum.

Want to give back? These Texas Nonprofits Are Looking for Volunteers

As the New Year approaches, Texans across the state will make new resolutions for personal wellness or personal improvement. According to Inc.,...

Is Texas Serious About Addressing Learning Loss?

Of the many problems for schools caused by the coronavirus pandemic, chief among them may be the loss of learning that students...

Lyin’ Ted Cruises to Cancun, Sparking Outrage Across Texas

After telling Texans during a Monday radio interview from Washington to “just stay home,” Ted Cruz bolted for the balmy climes of...

Beto O’Rourke to Hold a Voting Rights Rally in Austin this Afternoon

Former Texas Congressman Beto O'Rourke is inviting everyone in the state to a voting rights rally in Austin this afternoon.

Bryan Slaton Might Be the Most Conservative, But Least Effective, State Representative in Texas

As RA News continues our look at the work of the freshmen state legislature members over their first session, one name stands out as...

High Demand Causes Rocky Start for Paycheck Protection Program

Within hours of the launch of the federal government’s Paycheck Protection Program last Friday, a flood of applications crashed the system, making...

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Holding Staffers’ Pay Hostage for Republican Priority Bills

The brinksmanship of the Texas Legislature grew even more contentious this week as Lt. Governor Dan Patrick threatened not to restore the...

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