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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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No Thanksgiving for State Retirees

Attorney general blames lawmakers for missing legal way to make one-off payment

News Daily, Nov. 24, 2009 4:06 PM

Guessing Gilbert

Parsing the response to the 'White for Gov' movement

News Daily, Nov. 24, 2009 12:46 PM

Bill White: See You Dec. 4

Houston Mayor responds to Schieffer request by saying still considering

News Daily, Nov. 23, 2009 4:51 PM

Rumor Mill in High Gear

Speculation of Democratic slate shaping up

News Daily, Nov. 23, 2009 1:51 PM

Schieffer Out, White Swapping?

Governor hopeful expected to back Houston mayor to switch from Senate race

News Daily, Nov. 23, 2009 1:03 PM

Engineering Extinction Event

Why Texas needs more walking dinosaurs

News Daily, Nov. 22, 2009 4:43 PM

Philly Finale

Texas Rollergirls take second in national finals

Sports Daily, Nov. 15, 2009 6:26 PM

Texies Twice as Nice

Texecutioners take first slot in WFTDA championship bout

Sports Daily, Nov. 14, 2009 8:52 PM

Texecutioners in Philly

Texas Rollergirls massacre Boston in their first bout at WFTDA Nationals

Sports Daily, Nov. 14, 2009 1:22 PM

Del Valle ISD

The Del Valle district would rather not deal with parents

News Feature, Nov. 13, 2009

Legeland Update

Sunset shuffles, forensic fights, defections and campaign filings

News Daily, Nov. 12, 2009 3:37 PM

No Trail of Lights

City announces Zilker Tree Holiday Festival instead of traditional illuminated promenade

News Daily, Nov. 12, 2009 2:37 PM

Progressing in the Economy

Austin and Houston, making Texas look good

News Daily, Nov. 11, 2009 4:00 PM

MetroRail at Dusk

CapMetro announces evening testing for Red Line

News Daily, Nov. 11, 2009 2:00 PM

Fox Versus Grouch

News Corp. fans take on the evils of Sesame Street

News Daily, Nov. 10, 2009 3:32 PM

Texecutioners Make Their Demands

TXRG has a few little requests before the WFTDA nationals (video)

Sports Daily, Nov. 10, 2009 2:06 PM

Scott's Softer Tone

The strange thawing between TEA and AISD

News Daily, Nov. 9, 2009 5:44 PM

Hopson Hops the Fence

Jacksonville Dem to run as Republican

News Daily, Nov. 6, 2009 11:54 AM

Stars Aligning in Planetarium's Favor

Austin Planetarium group's persistence may finally be paying off

News Feature, Nov. 6, 2009

Election? Apparently.

Texas has 11 new amendments and a thimbleful of voters

News Feature, Nov. 6, 2009

Det. Dunn Suspended

APD internal affairs detective suspended over "biased" Sanders shooting report

News Daily, Nov. 5, 2009 3:22 PM

Sanders Shooting Decision

APD officer gets 15 days suspension for not turning on dash cam (updated)

News Daily, Nov. 4, 2009 5:23 PM

The Eight Percenters

Low turnout, voter disinterest: Yup, that's a constitutional amendment election

News Daily, Nov. 4, 2009 1:46 PM

Early Voting, First Results

Breaking news on the constitutional amendment election

News Daily, Nov. 3, 2009 8:57 PM

No California Love, No I Heart NY

More from the GOP uncivil war

News Daily, Nov. 3, 2009 1:56 PM

Bolton Gets a Challenger

Ex-RECA board member Paul Workman running in HD-47 as Republican

News Daily, Nov. 2, 2009 4:40 PM

Perry Goes Big-C Conservative

Governor endorses non-Republican in NY-23 Congressional race

News Daily, Oct. 30, 2009 1:42 PM

Take Three

Texas film incentives don't always carry sufficient funding

News Feature, Oct. 30, 2009

What's in HB 873? The New Incentive Levels.

News Feature, Oct. 30, 2009

Promising Start for Dem Senate Candidates

Campaign finance reports show Houston Mayor Bill White out front

News Feature, Oct. 30, 2009

Dick for Kay

Did the ex-vice president confuse KBH with KBR?

News Daily, Oct. 29, 2009 10:45 AM

Judge Dismisses Yogurt Shop Charges

Lynch grants state's request UPDATE: Travis Co. DA responds

News Daily, Oct. 28, 2009 4:44 PM

Go Rebels!

Travis High wins school state accountability appeal

News Daily, Oct. 28, 2009 4:04 PM

Tier One Tantrums

Young Conservatives tout Neo-Con group's study opposing more research

News Daily, Oct. 28, 2009 11:04 AM

Flat Track Update

Halloween chills and national thrills for the Texas Rollergirls

Sports Daily, Oct. 27, 2009 4:31 PM

Twitter Me This

Misguided political thoughts in 140 characters or less

News Daily, Oct. 27, 2009 3:38 PM

White's OK for Cash

US Senate campaign finance reports show Houston mayor ahead

News Daily, Oct. 26, 2009 4:22 PM

Return to the House of Torment

Heading back into the nation's number five Halloween attraction

Design Daily, Oct. 24, 2009 1:26 PM

Hard Times in the Land of Plenty

Service nonprofits and their funders face the economic gale

News Feature, Oct. 23, 2009

Dedicated to the Ones They Love

Dedicated nonprofits become more strategic about sponsorships

News Feature, Oct. 23, 2009

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