Dan Patrick’s charter school bill reads like a wish list for school choice fans: facilities funding for charter schools, an end to the cap on state-approved charters, and a dedicated board to grant charters.
Daily Archives: February 18, 2013
Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst insinuated that Powers has been the victim of character assassination in a tribute to UT President Bill Powers this afternoon
Is increasing consolidation improving or diluting the quality of local coverage?
The Observer’s periodic round-up of recent and forthcoming books by Texas authors, on Texas presses, or about Texas topics.
The Lead: After a three-day weekend the Senate will reconvene at 2 p.m., and the House, which had to stick around longer last week, will reconvene this afternoon as well. Committees are in full force debating some of the state’s …