Daily Monitor

Hurricane Harvey

Hurricane Harvey help or just “hogwash”

The rain is still falling in Southeast Texas, and a bevy of special interests are warning homeowners that legislation passed this year restricts the...
Collin County Commissioners Court

Collin County Commissioners vote to clawback Paxton prosecutors pay

The Collin County Commissioners Court voted unanimously Monday to seek repayment of more than $370,000 it has spent on the prosecution of Attorney General...
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Week in Review: Ken Paxton, Adrian Heath, and the Texas State...

There are new developments in the case of the prosecution of Attorney General Ken Paxton. A Collin County Commissioner on Tuesday said that she and...

Collin County Commissioner: Former Paxton judge may face legal action

A Collin County Commissioner on Tuesday said that she and her fellow commissioners should consider legal action against Judge George Gallagher, citing his edicts...

Louisiana, NJ, and Texas have what in common? Corruption, study says

The Texas House and Senate have packed up and gone home. Gov. Greg Abbott is taking a break from governing to watch the Lufkin...

In same illegal voting case, one went free, another did time

A month prior to early August’s prison release of Adrian Heath, the state’s Court of Criminal Appeals upheld a ruling that reversed the conviction...
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Week in Review: Speaker race dustup punted, voter fraud law inked

Chris Marrou’s Week in Review A highly anticipated House Caucus meeting was held this week that could set the stage for a fight for the...

Dallas bond deal for Statler Hotel rehab being probed by SEC

The Dallas Morning News has been digging into an unusual bond deal being used to help underwrite the Statler Hotel redevelopment in downtown Dallas,...
Attorney Keith Gross and HCC Trustee Dave Wilson

HCC Trustee hires investigators to probe college

HOUSTON — Houston Community College Trustee Dave Wilson said Thursday that he is hiring his own investigators to probe possible corruption at the college system,...