The Latest | June 7, 2024

Here’s a quick recap of what happened over the last week: Speaker Race Update A group of 46 Republican House members and nominees – those that will assuredly win their November election – signed a letter this week pledging to only support a Speaker that commits to...

The Latest | May 31, 2024

Here’s a quick recap of what happened over the last week: Results of May 28th Runoffs Six of the eight Republican House incumbents that were forced into runoffs were defeated in the runoff election on Tuesday.  And all six were soundly defeated, all losing by at least...

The Latest | May 24, 2024

Here’s a quick recap of what happened over the last week: Early Voting this Week for May 28th Runoffs Early voting continues through 7PM today for the runoffs on Tuesday, May 28th.  The runoff races will go a long way in determining the direction of the Texas House...

The Latest | May 17, 2024

Here’s a quick recap of what happened over the last week: Democrats Calling for Special Session 39 Texas House Democrats signed a letter this week asking Gov. Abbott to call a special session to address public school funding.  Many districts throughout the state are...

The Latest | May 10, 2024

Here’s a quick recap of what happened over the last week: House Releases Interim Studies Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan released a list of charges for most standing committees this week, directing them to monitor bills from last session and make recommendations for...

The Latest | May 3, 2024

Here’s a quick recap of what happened over the last week: Rainfall, Flooding in East Texas and Houston Area Even more rain is expected to fall today and over the weekend in areas that are already flooded.  Areas of east Texas have seen as much as 20 inches of rain...