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Food Bank CEO Responds to a Fox News Attack on Food Stamps

“The truth is that one in seven Americans do receive SNAP because one in seven Americans live at or below the poverty level,” said Celia Cole, CEO of the Texas Food Bank Network.

The People’s Poets: Houston, San Antonio and McAllen Hire Poets Laureate

Since spring 2012, San Antonio, Houston and McAllen have created paid, public-engagement-heavy positions for city poet laureates.

Bloody New DWI Policy Makes Allies of Defense Lawyers, Houston Cops

Houston police are now required to seek a warrant to draw the blood of any suspected drunk driver who refuses a breath test.

Elizabeth Silver Talks About Life, Death, and the Law at BookPeople

A move to a career in law sometimes means the end of the dream for aspiring writers, a time to put away toiled-over drafts for legal briefs. For Elizabeth Silver, however, the legal world was just the beginning of her life as a novelist.