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Beleaguered former South Texas judge hit with obstruction charge

Add obstruction of justice to the seven other federal felony counts former 93rd State District Judge Rodolfo “Rudy” Delgado faces. Prosecutors this week tacked on...

Huffman worked to scuttle investigation of bar owned by her husband,...

A lawsuit by a former agent for the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission alleges that state Sen. Joan Huffman asked state officials to back off...
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Austin’s biomass plant money pit, HISD auditor fired without cause, Dallas...

For almost six years, Austin Energy customers have been paying about $54 million a year for a $128 million power plant they also paid...

Federal judge hears motion to remand Pressler molestation case back to...

A ruling on whether to move a sexual molestation suit against former judge and Texas state lawmaker Paul Pressler back to state court is...
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Houston City Hall deals, felons allowed on Dallas volunteer boards and...

Four months after Houston City Hall sent out requests for proposals for engineering firms to study a downtown connection to a bullet train that...
Ron Reynolds

The long and strange saga of State Rep. Ron Reynolds

AUSTIN — There are much bigger and more colorful crooks in the long history of Texas politics, but there are few stranger cases than...
Montrose taxpayers

Activist Houston taxpayers claim victory in special district court ruling, district...

HOUSTON —  A group of activist taxpayers are claiming victory this week after a court ruling that said the powerful and politically connected Montrose...
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....
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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...