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(Credit: Shutterstock) The Texas Legislature has opened its special session with Republicans vowing to pass a transgender "bathroom bill" and other conservative priorities in record time and outnumbered Democrats trying to stall. Things in the state House stayed orderly Tuesday...
Photo: Shutterstock A new study from the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) finds that new homes in Texas built to meet green building standards such as LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design...
Photo: Shutterstock It's the middle of summer, and much of the US and Canada is running their air conditioners to beat the heat. But these cooler homes translate into higher electricity bills. Scammers use this opportunity to tempt consumers with the promise of lower energy...
TX Health and Human Services logo A spike in illnesses caused by the parasite Cyclospora in June and July is prompting the Texas Department of State Health Services to ask health care providers to be on guard for the illness, pursue testing, and report cases to their local...
(Credit: Associated Press) With the special session beginning Tuesday, State Representative Donna Howard has penned an op-ed on the ongoing debate over property taxes. Read her entire take on the issue below: Upon receiving their property tax notices Texas homeowners seem ready...
(Credit: Ashley Smith/ Facebook) A transgender Texan has posted an all-smiles photo with Gov. Greg Abbott to protest a "bathroom bill" that state lawmakers will again consider during a special legislative session beginning Tuesday. Ashley Smith posed with Abbott after he...
KLBJ file photo AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today announced that Texas will receive funding from the federal government in support of Operation Secure Texas. With today’s announcement, Texas National Guardsmen and women currently serving in support of Operation Secure Texas...
Photo: DPS AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is asking for the public’s help in solving the 2002 murder of Dennis Matlock and an increased reward of up to $6,000 is being offered for information that leads to the arrest of those responsible, if the tip is...
(Credit: Associated Press) Texans For Greg Abbott today announced Governor Abbott has raised over $10 million in the latest fundraising period from June 19, 2017 – June 30, 2017. This latest record-breaking haul brings the campaign’s cash on hand total to $40.8 million. The...