The Big Conversation The focus on Thursday shifted to the money men in the unfolding story on American Phoenix Foundation, the nonprofit that has unleashed an army of camera... 14 hours ago | The Texas Tribune
Politically active non-profits, a favorite tool of groups that want to hide the source of their money, would have to disclose certain large donations under a “dark money”... 8 hours ago | The Texas Tribune
A rush to pass an anti-union bill that languished in the Legislature until last week triggered an angry exchange in a committee hearing Thursday morning that might foreshadow a... 14 hours ago | The Texas Tribune
Republican leaders are touting billions of dollars in proposed tax cuts and vow to oppose anything with even the slightest whiff of a tax increase. But the Texas House and a... 14 hours ago | The Texas Tribune
can be used.  Under current law, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) has been allowed up to three design-build contracts per fiscal year, each costing at least $50... 14 hours ago | The Texas Tribune
Terminally ill patients would get access to experimental drugs that have preliminary FDA approval under legislation that received unanimous support Friday from the Texas Senate.... 6 hours ago | The Texas Tribune
HOLSTEIN, Iowa — Amid a crowd numbering nearly 100, Texas' longest-serving governor strolled through the front door here, kibitzed with a few aides, then headed over to a display... 9 hours ago | The Texas Tribune
U.S. Rep. Mac Thornberry faced a political fight with his first major piece of legislation as the chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, and the issue had nothing to do... 15 hours ago | The Texas Tribune
Editor's Note: This story has been updated throughout. A move by state Sen. Don Huffines, R-Dallas, to put a controversial provision back into open carry legislation threw the... 4 hours ago | The Texas Tribune
Gov. Greg Abbott signed into law Friday a measure that makes online solicitation of a minor a punishable offense. “It is regrettable that this bill is necessary,” Abbott said in a... 6 hours ago | The Texas Tribune