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Despite Child Deaths, State Likely to Keep Foster Care Contractor

The two foster children who drowned on Sunday were placed by an agency owned by a company Texas has contracted to manage foster kids in 60 counties.

Gimme Shelter

Are megachurch-goers looking for sanctuary in all the wrong places?

Bill Powers and the Sad State of Texas Politics

The potential firing of UT-Austin President Bill Powers marks another success for the machine that’s been chewing through Texas politics and institutions.