Texas politics

Texas House ethics committee leaders say Rep. Jim Murphy’s actions could prompt investigation Rare Houston Texas House ethics committee leaders say Rep. Jim Murphy’s actions could prompt investigation , Rare Contributor 8:57am, February 26
Democratic establishment turns on ‘Washington insider’ running for Texas seat Rare Houston Democratic establishment turns on ‘Washington insider’ running for Texas seat , Rare Contributor 1:52pm, February 23
Investigative report exposes politicians tapping campaign funds long after they’ve left office Rare Houston Investigative report exposes politicians tapping campaign funds long after they’ve left office , Rare Contributor 2:40pm, February 8
Convicted killer explains why he’s running for Austin City Council if Texas lets him Rare Houston Convicted killer explains why he’s running for Austin City Council if Texas lets him , Rare Contributor 1:09pm, February 5
Houston Democrat Jason Westin is getting “forceful” with the last Jedi’s endorsement Rare Houston Houston Democrat Jason Westin is getting “forceful” with the last Jedi’s endorsement , Rare Contributor 11:28am, February 1
U.S. Senate candidate and Ted Cruz challenger Beto O’Rourke to make two stops in Houston area this weekend Rare Houston U.S. Senate candidate and Ted Cruz challenger Beto O’Rourke to make two stops in Houston area this weekend , Rare Contributor 10:42am, January 24
New data shows Trump’s voter fraud commission attempted to purchase data on Hispanic voters from Texas Rare Houston New data shows Trump’s voter fraud commission attempted to purchase data on Hispanic voters from Texas , Rare Contributor 11:23am, January 23
Senate hopeful Beto O’Rourke speaks to the Texans living right on the Mexican border Rare Houston Senate hopeful Beto O’Rourke speaks to the Texans living right on the Mexican border , Rare Contributor 8:00am, January 18
Beto O’Rourke holds ‘Beers With Beto’ fundraiser to make his appeal to Houston Rare Houston Beto O’Rourke holds ‘Beers With Beto’ fundraiser to make his appeal to Houston , Rare Contributor 12:44pm, January 11
Texas transportation commissioner allegedly used taxpayer dimes while consulting on personal time Rare Houston Texas transportation commissioner allegedly used taxpayer dimes while consulting on personal time , Rare Contributor 10:30am, January 10
Texas House challenger on past pipe bomb probation: ‘I blew up tree stumps recreationally’ Rare Houston Texas House challenger on past pipe bomb probation: ‘I blew up tree stumps recreationally’ , Rare Contributor 7:53am, January 8
Get ready for the bevy of new laws to hit Texans Rare Houston Get ready for the bevy of new laws to hit Texans , Rare Contributor 9:27am, January 5
Democrats bank on Beto O’Rourke to turn Texas blue in 2018 Rare Houston Democrats bank on Beto O’Rourke to turn Texas blue in 2018 , Rare Contributor 12:17pm, January 3
Lone Star Dems say Texas is ready to challenge voters’ conventional wisdom Rare Houston Lone Star Dems say Texas is ready to challenge voters’ conventional wisdom , Rare Contributor 6:44am, January 2
After facing a number of sexual assault-related allegations, Blake Farenthold’s future in Congress is decided – for now Rare Houston After facing a number of sexual assault-related allegations, Blake Farenthold’s future in Congress is decided – for now , Rare Contributor 9:07pm, December 21
Amendments added to tax bill reportedly enriching Texas lawmakers, analysts say Rare Houston Amendments added to tax bill reportedly enriching Texas lawmakers, analysts say , Rare Contributor 7:58pm, December 20
A Houston lawmaker is the next target for Democrats after the Roy Moore defeat Rare Houston A Houston lawmaker is the next target for Democrats after the Roy Moore defeat , Rare Contributor 3:40pm, December 14
Blake Farenthold’s ‘frat House on the hill’: NYT piece looks into allegations against the Texas Rep. Rare Houston Blake Farenthold’s ‘frat House on the hill’: NYT piece looks into allegations against the Texas Rep. , Rare Contributor 7:25pm, December 12