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Richard Whittaker

Staff Writer

TWITTER: @YorkshireTX

The Chronicle's token Englishman, and a graduate of the universities of York, Stirling, and Texas, Richard's multitude of beats include education, the legislature, and film news. He has also been covering roller derby since 2007, the longest run for any mainstream journalist.

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Like a Boss

Texas Rollergirls take the Governor's Cup to kick of 2010 season

Sports Daily, Feb. 24, 2010 9:00 AM

Early Closing for Snow

List of agencies, schools and events affected by bad weather, including homeless update

News Daily, Feb. 23, 2010 3:00 PM

No Exigency in AISD

Drawn-out board meeting results in confused split vote

News Daily, Feb. 23, 2010 1:09 AM

On the Road With White

A day on the campaign trail with the Dem governor hopeful [VIDEO]

News Daily, Feb. 21, 2010 11:00 PM

The 'T' Word

Politicians and media dance around what to call the plane crash

News Daily, Feb. 19, 2010 11:59 PM

Dems for Governor: Bill White, et al.

News Feature, Feb. 19, 2010

Dems for Lite Gov: The D.A., the Organizer, and the Deli Man

News Feature, Feb. 19, 2010

Lege Races: Austin and Elsewhere

News Feature, Feb. 19, 2010

Still Prickly: UT Students vs. Cactus Cuts

Reaction to budget cuts belies claim that decision was student-backed

News Feature, Feb. 19, 2010

Five Misconceptions

News Feature, Feb. 19, 2010

AISD Headed for Showdown Over 'Exigency'

Board gears up to vote on whether AISD will declare financial exigency

News Feature, Feb. 19, 2010

Plane Crash Update

City holds first press conference

News Daily, Feb. 18, 2010 12:33 PM

Team Shami 3.0

Dem gov hopeful picks sides after staff walk-out

News Daily, Feb. 17, 2010 6:52 PM

Shoot the Messengers Before They Quit

Shami's campaign staff collapsing after email debacle

News Daily, Feb. 17, 2010 1:23 PM

A Campaign Divided

Weird email exchange purporting to be from Shami staffers hits in-trays

News Daily, Feb. 16, 2010 2:15 PM

Sacrificing Seniority

Conservatives could cost Republicans committee appointments

News Daily, Feb. 16, 2010 11:51 AM

The San Antonio Shimmy

Texas Supreme Court to review stripper surcharge

News Daily, Feb. 12, 2010 4:33 PM

In Search of the Missing Time Capsule

It ain't easy keeping track of Austin's history

News Feature, Feb. 12, 2010

UT Budget Cuts

Few are claiming responsibility for the decision to shut down UT's Cactus Cafe and informal classes

News Feature, Feb. 12, 2010

Shami's Shale Flail

Dissecting the latest attack on Bill White

News Daily, Feb. 10, 2010 7:30 AM

Austin Gets Spiked

Buffy's best big bad booked for Wizard World

Books Daily, Feb. 9, 2010 8:37 PM

White vs. Shami, Round One

Who won the Democratic governor's debate? (UPDATED)

News Daily, Feb. 8, 2010 11:38 PM

Re-Dunking the Tea Bag

Looking back on our first Medina mention

News Daily, Feb. 8, 2010 2:50 PM

Texies and the City

Council's new partnership with flat-track Roller Derby league (video)

Sports Daily, Feb. 7, 2010 1:03 PM

Powers on the Spot

Footage from the UT budget town hall [video]

News Daily, Feb. 5, 2010 8:00 AM

'A' Is for Axed: UT Chops Cactus, Cuts Classes

What will the loss of the Cactus Cafe and informal classes mean to the UT community?

News Feature, Feb. 5, 2010

Muffing the MRF

Who's left to bid on running the city's recycling facility?

News Feature, Feb. 5, 2010

Dome Sweet Dome

Nonprofit seeks to deliver durable homes to Haiti

News Feature, Feb. 5, 2010

Texas Union Faculty: We Didn't Know

Member says board was not told about Cactus Cafe closure proposal

News Daily, Feb. 4, 2010 3:49 PM

White's Money

Democratic Houston ex-mayor leads gubernatorial fund raising

News Daily, Feb. 3, 2010 3:00 PM

Cactus Showdown at ACES

UT president Bill Powers to discuss university budget cuts today

News Daily, Feb. 2, 2010 1:27 PM

UT Axing Cactus Cafe, Informal Classes

Union board "phasing out" two campus institutions in August

News Daily, Jan. 31, 2010 11:58 AM

Hustlers: London or Bust

Texas Rollergirls kick off fundraising drive with silent auction

Sports Daily, Jan. 30, 2010 2:18 PM

Banked-Track Update

Lonestar Rollergirls say 'Hi 2010, bye Convention Center'

Sports Daily, Jan. 30, 2010 8:52 AM

Ghost Riding

Wizard World confirms first Austin guests

Screens Daily, Jan. 29, 2010 4:37 PM

Endorse-o-Rama 2010

Travis Co. Dem clubs backing White, Gilbert, favor Earle for lite guv

News Daily, Jan. 29, 2010 12:30 PM

AISD Ponders a Budget Fix

News Feature, Jan. 29, 2010

Children's Zone: Can Harlem Come to Austin?

Travis County groups are competing to become part of a grand experiment

News Feature, Jan. 29, 2010

Ruling: 'A Raging Flashflood of Corporate Money'

News Feature, Jan. 29, 2010

Segretti, Rove, O'Keefe

Dirty tricks against Laundrieu seem Nixonian and Rovian

News Daily, Jan. 28, 2010 1:58 PM

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