Rick Perry’s week-long national coming out party is well underway—and so far the governor seems to be working some magic.While he has yet to actually to...Read More
Updated: June 7, 2011, 1:45 p.m. This probably wasn’t what Sen. Wendy Davis had in mind. It’s been a week since the Fort Worth Democrat filibustered...Read More
With conference committees still meeting and a midnight deadline looming, lawmakers still have a few options for passing school finance plans.
When Rep. Jimmie Don Aycock, R-Killeen, took the mike late Monday night, he knew he was beat. He began thanking his colleagues for their work on Senate Bill 158...Read More
Budget compromises seem to be chugging along—assuming they can pass some mighty controversial fiscal matters measures.
It’s looking more and more likely that the Legislature may yet reach an agreement on the budget—in the regular session. Most of this week, House and Sen...Read More