Travis County Leads on Housing Reform

As Austin continues to grow dramatically and skyrocketing rent prices have left many residents unable to find safe and stable housing, the Travis County Commissioners Court, led by newly-elected Travis County Judge Andy Brown, has passed multiple innovative policy...

Millions remain without power as Texans brace for more calamity

Across the state, millions of Texans remain without power. The situation is dire in Texas as temperatures plunged below zero in most of the state. Several lawmakers including Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner are also demanding answers from the Electrical Reliability...

Afternoon Update: Controlled Blackouts to Continue

As much of Texas remains iced in and without power, officials with the Electric Reliability Council of Texas and cities across the state have begun advising consumers currently impacted by power outages that they may remain without power into tonight and potentially...

Texans pay tribute to Martin Luther King

Today is the day that we celebrate the life of civil rights hero Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Although we celebrate MLK Day every year, this time feels different. It occurs less than two weeks after a mob of white supremacists stormed the Capitol and the nation is on...

More Texas Democrats line up for impeachment

Texas Democrats are making it clear that President Trump, after stoking and inciting an insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, will face consequences. Yesterday, several Texas Democrats announced they were supportive of removing President Trump from office either through...