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Thousands Rally at the Capitol
Supporters of women's rights energized to continue fighting bad bills
"...supporters of reproductive rights gathered in front of the Capitol today for a rousing rally in advance of the..."

July 1, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Austin Legislators Unite Against Capitol Bus Stop Removal
State has ordered busy stop removed for "security upgrades" to Capitol
"...bus stop from 11th Street in front of the Capitol grounds. The stop – possibly the busiest in the..."

Jan. 18, 2008 News Post by Lee Nichols

False Confederate Capitol Plaque Removed – And It Only Took Six Decades!
Efforts by Democrat Rep. Johnson led the way
"...“more than five decades” – step to rid the Capitol of an inaccurate and offensive vestige...."

Jan. 14, 2019 News Post by Mary Tuma

UPDATE 6: Shots Fired on Capitol Grounds
Fausto Cardenas charged with deadly conduct
"...the identity of the suspect in today's Texas State Capitol shooting incident as 24-year-old Fausto Cardenas. He has been..."

Jan. 21, 2010 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Taking the Capitol Out of Capital Metro
Capital Metro: ready to establish the caliphate.
"...otherwise unremarkable press release, "Security Upgrades to Begin on Capitol Grounds," a boilerplate act of security theater opening with..."

Dec. 28, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Texas Dems Storm the Capitol (Peacefully!) To Demand Voting Rights
O'Rourke, House quorum-breakers rally thousands
"...led crowds from across the state to the Texas Capitol on Sunday evening, June 20, where a close-packed group..."

June 21, 2021 News Post by Clara Ence Morse

Day Trips: Old State Capitol, Baton Rouge
Cajun history in the Old State Capitol
"...The Old Louisiana State Capitol in downtown Baton Rouge looks like a castle overlooking..."

June 28, 2019 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Bright Light Social Hour Set to Rally the Capitol
Local rock troupe hopes to spark today’s demonstrations
"...Don’t be surprised if today’s Capitol rally for abortion rights has all the energy of..."

July 1, 2013 Music Post by Chase Hoffberger

X Games Rally at Capitol Building
Is ATX extreme enough to host?
"...say, right?)? How about a big party at the Capitol? Maybe that'll help; maybe it won't. But we're doing..."

June 3, 2013 Sports Post by James Renovitch

Luv Doc Recommends: John Aielli’s Capitol Tree Lighting & Holiday Sing-Along
Capitol Grounds, Saturday, December 2, 2006
"...his holiday sing-along and tree lighting ceremony at the Capitol. John was born around the time of Jesus himself..."

Dec. 1, 2006 Column by The Luv Doc

Hundreds Die-In at Texas Capitol to Demand Movement on Overdose Crisis
Legalizing fentanyl test strips is only step one, advocates say
"...Last Wednesday, hundreds traveled to the state capitol to listen to and share personal experiences with the..."

Feb. 20, 2023 News Post by Lina Fisher

Climate Strike at the Capitol Adds Austin Voices to Worldwide Movement
Students spark rally to combat climate change
"...Friday, a thousand or more people gathered at the Capitol to add their presence and voices to the worldwide..."

Sept. 23, 2019 News Post by Michael King

VIDEO: Playing Pokémon Go at the Texas Capitol
We chat with a few players catching them all on the Capitol grounds
"...Well, people love it enough to venture to the Capitol grounds in the Texas heat, mingle with other players,..."

July 28, 2016 Screens Post by James Renovitch

Dueling Rallies at Capitol Tonight
Abortion regs back in committee this morning
"...committee, are slated to take place tonight at the Capitol...."

July 8, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Capitol Rally at Noon Monday
Pro-choice, anti-choice crowds expected for second round
"...noon rallies on the south steps of the state Capitol on Monday. What could possibly go wrong?..."

June 30, 2013 News Post by Amy Smith

Capitol Investment
State Preservation Board announces months of repairs to Capitol Dome
"...It may look like stone, but the Texas State Capitol dome is made of wood and metal and paint...."

Dec. 11, 2009 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Developing Stories: The Long Capitol View
The Downtown Commission and Heritage Society of Austin square off over Capitol-view corridors
"..."The Capitol was intended to prevail over other structures, as community..."

June 1, 2007 News Column by Katherine Gregor

Anti-Abortion and Pro-Choice Rallies at the Capitol
"...Hundreds of pro-choice advocates visited the Capitol on Saturday, Jan. 24 to rally for reproductive rights..."

Jan. 26, 2015 Photo Gallery

State Capitol Sexual Abuse Policies Remain a Work in Progress
After flood of allegations, House and Senate pressed to revise rules
"...habit of staring directly at her chest during every Capitol meeting. "I felt shocked, vulnerable, and uncomfortable," Cato remembered...."

Dec. 22, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

A Capitol Idea? The Capitol Complex Meets the Downtown Austin Plan.
Texas Facilities Commission takes another look at Capitol redevelopment
"...include partnering with the private sector to redevelop the Capitol complex. The proposal could consolidate state offices currently in..."

May 21, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Reefer Madness: The Great Capitol Hemp Heist
See what happens when you try to separate a hemp lobbyist from his inner woody hurd fibers?
"...advocacy group Vote Hemp, was walking through the U.S. Capitol on the way to a series of meetings with..."

Sept. 4, 2009 News Column by Jordan Smith

The Capitol-View Corridors Conundrum
Downtown Commission gearing up for battle as it begins process of assessing status of city's 35 Capitol-view corridors
"...process of assessing the status of the city's 35 Capitol-view corridors...."

March 2, 2007 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Hidden Capitol Kitchens
Living life on the Lege is difficult enough without having to figure out what's for lunch
" places to hide from the party whip. Texas Capitol GrillLevel E1, Texas State Capitol Extension, 472-5451 Monday-Friday, 7:30am-5pm..."

Jan. 21, 2011 Food Feature by Richard Whittaker

Revisiting the Capitol View Corridors: Where's the View?
Window for public comment on Downtown Commission report on corridors closes after May 4
"...Have an opinion about possible changes to the protected Capitol View Corridors? View preservation squawkers – and Downtown economic..."

April 13, 2007 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Capitol Chronicle
Three longtime state employees are dismissed -- with prejudice -- in a witch hunt over sexual harassment allegations.
"...of widely respected service to the Senate and the Capitol press corps. Lt. Governor Bill Ratliff told the San..."

Sept. 14, 2001 News Column by Michael King

Moral March for Democracy at Texas State Capitol
"...destination on Saturday, July 31, at the Texas State Capitol, where attendees rallied in support of voting rights. Coordinated..."

Aug. 2, 2021 Photo Gallery

Trans Pride Flag Demonstration at the Texas Capitol
"...a giant Transgender Pride flag outside the Texas State Capitol on Thursday, May 20, in opposition to bills targeting..."

May 21, 2021 Photo Gallery

Council Considers Expanding Capitol Complex
Life between 15th Street and MLK may change a bit in the near future
"...TFC moving forward with Phase One of the 2016 Capitol Complex Master Plan, which in (very) brief backup summary..."

June 30, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Women’s March ATX at the Texas State Capitol
"...Women’s March ATX at the Texas State Capitol on October 2, 2021..."

Oct. 2, 2021 Photo Gallery

A Sunday at the Capitol
Orange-clad abortion bill opponents witness House floor folly
"...It wasn’t always so bleak at the Capitol on Sunday...."

June 24, 2013 News Post by Dan Solomon

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