Voter Bill Revenge and Other Moves from Right Go Down in Budget Fight
School choice bombs in House debate as Dems derail amendments on elections, transgender kids and critical theory
Senate Backs Health Crisis Reserves
with State's Own Version of the CDC
Bill with $60M price tag gets unanimous vote as way to wean Texas off Fauci with pandemic response force at UT med.
GOP Leaders Jumped Gun on Guns
as Texas Party Priorities Flounder
West blames Patrick for no-permit pistol stall after premature celebration with declarations of history making.
Texas Actor Has Best Odds as Dem
with Reagan and Arnold as Models
Poll shows McConaughey up 12 on Abbott with partisan status mystery like Schwarzenegger's had been.
Soccer Mom Spotlights Rich White
Women Injustices in Mask Stunt
Lake Travis school board candidate makes speech to police on messing with her liberty before assault charge.
Texas House Has Bipartisan Solution
as Medicaid Ruling Mischaraterized
Seven Republicans signed on to bill that would prevent loss of billions in federal funds from flawed Trump review.
Lone GOP Vote Against Gun Bill
Could Be Cry for Help in Blue Turf
Democrats number one target in 2022 risks wrath of NRA for survival sake after breaking ranks on no permit plan.
House No Guarantee on Vote Limits
and Other Hot Button Partisan Bills
Election integrity, transgender sports and local lobby ban could find lower chamber disposal for partisan theme plans.
Governor Takes Aim at Cartels New
War on Drugs that Spawned Them
Abbott demands Biden action that he never requested from Trump after House backs guns for domestic terrorists.
Senate Goes Off Script in Bipartisan
Vote for Police Defunding Payback
Democrats take sting out of Back the Blue with votes for plan that's based on singular example that's distorted.
Senate Seeks Seat at Pandemic
Decision Table in Bipartisan Vote
Package that voters would decide could still face veto as senators back power sharing package on 30-1 vote.
Patrick Hails Votes on Minor Bills
as Proof of Senate Unity on Voting
Senators vote on party lines for bills that target the dead, immigrants and people who want to vote in the mail.
Abbott and GOP Lawmakers Could
Clash on Federal Stimulus Bonus
Gov could be cut out of decision process on massive infusion that Democrats in D.C. passed as covid assistance.