Texas Legislative Round-Up: Week Four

Texas Legislative Round-Up: Week Four

Welcome to the Texas Legislative Round-up! We are here to break down the latest Texas Legislative session in Austin. Every week, we’ll give you the honest take on the news that impacts you – without pretending it doesn’t.  Week in Review This was a slow week at...

Texas Legislative Round-up: Week Two

Texas Legislative Round-up: Week Two

Welcome to the Texas Legislative Roundup! We are here to break down the latest on the Texas Legislative session in Austin. Every week, we’ll give you the honest take on the news that impacts you – without pretending it doesn’t.  Week in Review Governor Greg Abbott and...

Biden Agrees To Marijuana Reform, Abbott Not So Much

Biden Agrees To Marijuana Reform, Abbott Not So Much

In a massive win for cannabis reform advocates, President Joe Biden signed an executive order pardoning simple possession of marijuana offenses under federal law on Thursday.  More specifically, the Biden administration said they are working with the Department...

CNN Report on Texas Dark Money Renews Push for Reform

CNN Report on Texas Dark Money Renews Push for Reform

Democratic lawmakers and the watchdog group Public Citizen gathered in Austin on Tuesday to push for limits on state-level campaign contributions and modernize the Texas Ethics Commission.  It’s a renewed push to curb the influence of dark money on Texas politics...