Ag Commissioner Sid Miller used $37K in campaign funds to buy...

It might be an American Revolution, as the tag line for Chevy Tahoe marketing puts it, but for Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller, it’s another...

Uresti fraud trial opens with talk of money and sex

SAN ANTONIO — Jurors in the criminal trial of state Sen. Carlos Uresti say they will put aside allegations of extramarital sex in order...
School contractor boosts Granbury ISD superintendent’s House campaign

School contractor boosts Granbury ISD superintendent’s House campaign

Executives for the company that won a $49.2 million school district contract contributed $5,000 to the state House campaign of the district’s superintendent. Campaign finance...
Joe Longley

After embezzlement scandal, State Bar to create new policy on internal...

Still smarting from the embezzlement of $500,000 from its coffers between 2003 and 2012, the State Bar of Texas is engaged in a battle...
U.S. Rep Sam Johnson

U.S. Rep Sam Johnson, officially the 6th most absent member of...

If you missed one out of every five days of work, you might be out of a job. But that’s not the case for U.S....

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,...