Group says reward money available for tips about Houston’s lack of...

HOUSTON — A group called Government Crime Stoppers has posted a $2,500 reward for tips that lead to the prosecution of anyone in City Hall...

Tarrant County JP drops out of re-election race amid forged signatures...

Lacking party support and facing allegations that his campaign forged signatures on his ballot application, Tarrant County Justice of the Peace Russ Casey has...

HCC Trustee Wilson may face dressing-down from colleagues Thursday

HOUSTON — Almost six months to the day when Houston Community College trustees voted to censure one of their own for taking bribes, those trustees...

HCC Trustees debate campaign finance policy in wake of bribery scandal

HOUSTON — In the wake of a bribery scandal, Houston Community College trustees discussed last week the possibility of tightening their campaign finance rules,...
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HCC debates campaign finance, ‘no confidence’ for GOP candidate, AT&T top...

This week on The Texas Monitor: Houston Community College debates campaign finance in wake of bribery scandal, a school superintendent running as a Republican...

Texas taxpayers paid bill for Warren Buffett trips in auto repair...

A commissioner with the Texas Department of Transportation crusaded for a change in the state’s auto repair law that would benefit Warren Buffett with...

Republicans spank ‘Big Ed’ candidate with no-confidence vote

A school superintendent running as a Republican for the Texas House was slapped with a “no confidence” vote by the local party this week. Granbury...

AT&T’s most reliable service? An army of lobbyists

During the final months of 2016, AT&T worked closely with McAllen city officials to bring faster internet to cell phones. Improved internet service requires improved...

Passing the trash? Kirbyville ISD superintendent hired despite history of suspect...

Kirbyville ISD trustees saw a stellar superintendent candidate when Tommy Wallis came calling in early 2017 with a glowing recommendation from his former employer...