5 Things We Learned from Gov. Abbott's Town Hall Meeting

At a televised town hall from the University of Texas at Tyler Thursday night, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott addressed a range of...
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TWIA rate hike might be on the table at association's meeting

TWIA rate hike has homeowners worried. The Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA), the insurer of last resort for wind and hail in...

One Texan Voted Against the Anti-Lynching Bill. He’s Been Controversial for Years.

U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert is known for a long list of selective outrage and displays of anger. The East Texas Republican is...

COVID-19, Lack of Funding to Blame for Census Response Lag in Texas

April 1 was census day in the United States. This is the day which determines who is counted in the 2020 census...

Rent Assistance Programs in Texas’ Largest Cities are Running Dry, but Advocates Say Statewide...

The public health and economic crises wrought by the coronavirus have upended the financial lives of more than 1.5 million Texans, leaving...

Gov. Abbott Announces Phase III of State’s Reopening Plan

Gov. Greg Abbott has announced the next round of openings in his plan to relax pandemic restrictions and reopen the Texas economy....

Conservative Firebrand Steve Hotze Sues Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo Again

Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo isn’t the only local elected official to obligate businesses to require their customers and staff to wear...

Racial Bias and the Future of Capital Punishment in Texas

The murder of George Floyd — a fellow Texan — brought into sharp focus this year the reality that racism — especially...
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Thousands of Immigrants in Texas Could Be Forced to Leave the Country Following Court...

Tens of thousands of immigrants who are living in Texas legally under humanitarian protection could be forced to leave or face deportation...

The Texas Legislature Meets In Less Than 100 Days. Nobody Knows How The Session...

The Texas Capitol is a bustling place when the Legislature is in session — the elevators are crowded, the hallways are packed,...

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