Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade

Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade

On Friday the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, the landmark case that guaranteed federal protections for an abortion. In Texas, abortion will soon become illegal in due to the state’s “trigger law.” Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has said the trigger law...

Texas Labor Scores Big With World Cup Selection

Texas Labor Scores Big With World Cup Selection

On June 16, leaders in the Houston and Dallas/Fort Worth areas jumped for joy when they heard the news they had long anticipated: the World Cup was coming to Texas. Texas politicians and interest groups had been working to bring the world’s most widely viewed sporting...

Education Remains a Driving Force in Texas Races

Education Remains a Driving Force in Texas Races

A handful of runoff races over the weekend means that election season in Texas is finally, and mercifully, over until November. Still, the runoff races highlighted the growing divisions over education that have spilled over into school board and college races. In...

Texas GOP Approves 2022 Far-Right Platform

Texas GOP Approves 2022 Far-Right Platform

The Texas Republican Party finished its 2022 platform priorities over the weekend at the Republican National Convention and gave a glimpse into some of the most powerful minds in power.  The 53-page document covers a range of topics familiar with the national GOP...