Senator Wendy Davis filed legislation today that would reform the scandal-plagued Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT)
Daily Archives: February 5, 2013
Like the sound of a golden-cheeked warbler (ter-wih-zeee-e-e-e, chy), something rare was heard today at the Capitol: the science of climate change. Or more specifically, the intersection of global warming and drought.
In 2010, Texas school cops handed out 300,000 Class C misdemeanor tickets to children as young as 6, according to the advocacy group Texas Appleseed.
The Lead: After a grueling 44 days in court, Travis County District Judge John Dietz issued his ruling yesterday in the school finance trial that will determine the future of public school funding in Texas. The basics: More than 600 …