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Richard Whittaker

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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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Full Chub Ahead!

Democrats' motion to take calendar out of order fails

News Daily, May. 22, 2009 8:56 PM

Clearing the Chub?

Dunnam proposes way to move bills without moving voter ID

News Daily, May. 22, 2009 7:24 PM

9 Minutes and 30 Seconds

State reps chub and chub hard to keep voter ID off the floor

News Daily, May. 22, 2009 12:55 PM

Budget Pronouncements

Video: House and Senate leaders discuss budget when and where (just not how much)

News Daily, May. 22, 2009 11:04 AM

Topless Tax Bottoming Out?

Two competing bills at play over admission fees at topless clubs

News Column, May. 22, 2009

Thumbs Up for State-School Reforms

At long last, some changes afoot in state schools

News Column, May. 22, 2009

Sunset Comes in Many Colors

How agencies are faring at the Sunset Advisory Commission

News Feature, May. 22, 2009

UI Changes Change and Change Again

House wrangling over unemployment insurance compliance bill get verified

News Daily, May. 21, 2009 4:39 PM

A Tale of Two Press Conferences

Betty Brown versus the House Democratic Caucus: Results inside

News Daily, May. 21, 2009 1:41 PM

In the Wrong Hands

Van de Putte highlights health issues as "Guns on campus" passes third Senate reading

News Daily, May. 20, 2009 1:58 PM

Schools of Scandal

Rep. Rose hopes reforms to state schools go deeper than a name change

News Daily, May. 20, 2009 12:35 PM

Rural Republicans for Nurses

Rep. Christian savages rules for advanced practice nurses as blocking rural care

News Daily, May. 20, 2009 10:30 AM

Lapdogs and Watchdogs

Rep. Martinez Fischer wants teeth for insurance oversight

News Daily, May. 19, 2009 4:19 PM

Talking Travis: Elliott Naishtat

District 49 rep shows the value of experience

News Daily, May. 15, 2009 2:05 PM

Travis Co. Delegation: Progress Report

Local legislators fill us in on their work this session

News Feature, May. 15, 2009

Softies for Austin

Is Austin-bashing a thing of the past?

News Feature, May. 15, 2009

Legelines

Quickies from the Capitol

News Feature, May. 15, 2009

Flying Pig Hunters

Feral hog helicopter hunt debate chews up time as clock counts down

News Daily, May. 14, 2009 11:32 PM

Talking Travis: Mark Strama

District 50 rep talks interim planning and his Sunny Day fund plan

News Daily, May. 14, 2009 2:30 PM

Talking Travis: Valinda Bolton

District 47 rep fights the tax war for fire fighters

News Daily, May. 14, 2009 11:04 AM

HB 3 Headed for Conference

School accountability bill gets back to House radically different to how it left

News Daily, May. 13, 2009 5:43 PM

Talking Travis: Eddie Rodriguez

The district 51 rep talks fresh priorities and fresh fruit

News Daily, May. 13, 2009 10:16 AM

Governor on the Floor

Perry visits House and discusses State School, TYC prosecutions

News Daily, May. 12, 2009 11:47 PM

Verify This

High school voter registration takes torturous route to passage

News Daily, May. 12, 2009 5:17 PM

Talking Travis: Dawnna Dukes

Legeland catches up with the state rep for district 46

News Daily, May. 12, 2009 9:45 AM

Scott Ozmun Memorial Services

Travis County Democratic Party announces details of memorial and reception for judge

News Daily, May. 11, 2009 7:50 PM

Talking Travis: Donna Howard

District 48 rep on the pros and cons of getting studies passed

News Daily, May. 11, 2009 11:59 AM

Back Draft

Democrats slam Republicans for dumping consensus voter ID bill for Senate language

News Daily, May. 9, 2009 12:37 PM

Scott Ozmun Dies

353rd District Court judge passes this afternoon

News Daily, May. 8, 2009 4:10 PM

Buying Time

The federal stimulus money rides to the state's rescue – until the next session

News Feature, May. 8, 2009

TYC Sees Light at End of Tunnel

Youth Commission just might catch a break

News Feature, May. 8, 2009

Dinosaur Daze

Creatures of the House

News Feature, May. 8, 2009

Transportation

TxDOT's Continuing Troubles

News Feature, May. 8, 2009

Education

Lots of Reform, No Money

News Feature, May. 8, 2009

Media

We Can Has Shield, Too?

News Feature, May. 8, 2009

'All Those in Favor, Say Argh!'

Talk Like a Pirate Day comes to the Lege early

News Daily, May. 7, 2009 5:17 PM

TYC, Now TRCC Sees Another Dawn

Home-builder regulators become builder licensers, ignoring Sunset Commission recommendations

News Daily, May. 7, 2009 9:18 AM

Bills Build Up Blame

House, Senate butt heads over who is slowing up the session

News Daily, May. 5, 2009 6:00 PM

Pick Your Transport Future

Camaro and plug-in hybrids compete for 'ooh' factor

News Daily, May. 5, 2009 11:30 AM

Georgia on My Mind

Texecutioners make Dirty South Derby Girls clean up their act with 224-26 victory

Sports Daily, May. 4, 2009 11:59 PM

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