Texas court

Heavyweight lobby group tries again to reduce power of state’s anti-SLAPP...

The politically powerful Texans for Lawsuit Reform is again seeking to tamp down the state’s Texas Citizens Participation Act, better known as the anti-SLAPP...

Counties fight for vehicle repair program with convoluted history

Update: see new information below on deadlines for applying for assistance. The program seems fairly straightforward: A small surcharge on vehicle registrations went to help...
Waco

Waco school superintendent’s job in question after marijuana arrest

The Waco school board on March 19 is expected to decide the future of A. Marcus Nelson, a former Texas school superintendent of the...
video

26 TEF deals terminated before completion, Bipartisan effort aims to make...

The Texas Enterprise Fund since 2003 has provided taxpayer money to companies in exchange for the promise of jobs. But in several cases, the...
Austin traffic

Fix it or lose it — that may be legislators’ message...

Anyone who has renewed a driver’s license in Texas in the last seven years can tell you the good that more than $440 million...

Bipartisan effort aims to make public-private deals more public

For the first time since a Texas Supreme Court ruling in 2015, two state legislators think they can shine some light on the millions...
money

What have Texans gotten for the millions spent by the enterprise...

The Texas Enterprise Fund since 2003 has provided taxpayer money to companies in exchange for the promise of jobs. But in several cases, the...
video

La Joya schools superintendent will leave post, Another tax claim filed...

The La Joya Independent School District board Monday night approved an undisclosed financial settlement with the superintendent who oversaw construction of a $20 million...
Dallas City Council

Senate committee reports out bill against city sick leave laws

A day before the Texas Senate’s State Affairs Committee moved quickly to pass a bill that would snuff out local paid sick leave ordinances,...

New policies upend living arrangements at UT apartments

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Mayor proposes ethics code review

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