Daily Archives: May 15, 2013

Conservative Pastor Comes Up Short in Fight for Reckoning Over Same-Sex Partner Benefits

After Pflugerville ISD became the first school district in the state to extended benefits to employees’ domestic partners, conservative residents and one particularly upset pastor made it an election issue.

Hot List: Day 128 of the Legislature

The Lead: A budget deal appears close. That’s the news yesterday from the budget conference committee—where five reps and five senators are hashing out how the state will spend its money the next two years. House Appropriations Chair Jim Pitts …