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Climate Strike at the Texas State Capitol
Students and supporters to “act on climate crisis”
"...Strike" – will gather at the Capitol “to urge Texas politicians to act on the climate crisis.”..."

Sept. 19, 2019 News Post by Michael King

Environment: Finding Common Ground
Making arguments green in more ways than one
"...The environment has never been a front-burner issue for the Texas..."

March 4, 2011 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality Promotes Air Pollution
State regulator barely even tries to hold industry accountable, advocates say
"...The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has long been viewed as..."

Feb. 8, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

Unsafe Lead Levels Found in Texas Schools
AISD found high levels at two of 66 tested schools
"...lead" for children. According to a new report from Environment Texas and TexPIRG Education Fund, that's the scientific and..."

March 3, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Day Trips & Beyond: Texas Springs Under Threat
Visit these five watering holes while you can
"...Welcome to the best a Texas hot spell has to offer. It doesn’t get any..."

April 20, 2017 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Slow Gains for the Environment at the Capitol
Lawmakers won't look forward, but will repair the damage done
"...While the 86th was not a halcyon session for environmental progress – no surprise, alas, in Texas – there..."

May 31, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

Christmas Comes Early for Texas State
General Land Office gives the gift that keeps on giving
"...Environmentalists and Land Commissioner Jerry Patter­son smiling together? It must..."

Sept. 23, 2011 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Environment/Energy
A Few Green Sprouts
"...For activist Luke Metzger of Environment Texas, green efforts at the Legislature this year have..."

May 8, 2009 News Feature by Lee Nichols

The Texas Accent
Texas Writers Month in Its Fifth Year
"...Above is this year's Texas Writer's Month poster: all previous posters appear throughout this..."

April 24, 1998 Books Feature by Clay Smith

Texas on the Brink UPDATED
Sixth edition ranks Texas nationwide
"...On Monday morning, the Legislative Study Group, a Texas House Caucus issued the Sixth Edition of "Texas on..."

April 15, 2013 News Post by Michael King

Texas Parks in Harm's Way
New report sounds alarm that Texas parks are being financially starved, warns that many of the state's open spaces and parks are under immediate threat
"...for granted. Last week, however, a coalition of statewide environmental and conservation groups released the report "Texas Natural Areas..."

March 3, 2006 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Bob Bursey Takes Over Texas Performing Arts
UT hires the director of Bard College's Fisher Center to run TPA
"...Get ready to welcome a new executive director to Texas Performing Arts. Today, the University of Texas at Austin..."

Sept. 3, 2019 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Environment: Hydrocarbon Rules
Fallout from the 84th Texas legislative session
"...As in many years, the environmental fights at the 84th Legislature were mostly not to..."

June 5, 2015 News Feature by Michael King

Behold the Texas Miracle!
The Texas Miracle has a very mixed record on state prosperity
"...– are familiar with the political rhetoric of the "Texas Miracle." Coined by state business boosters to describe the..."

March 20, 2015 News Feature by Michael King

What You Need to Know About U.S. Senate and House Races in Texas
Early voting in Texas starts Feb. 18, 2020. Here's the view from atop your Texas primary ballot.
"...first week of December, early voting in the 2020 Texas primaries is only a couple of months away. It..."

Dec. 6, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

Evan Smith on the Secret of Texas Tribune’s Success
Founder and CEO on the present and future of nonprofit journalism
"...A pitch meeting with Evan Smith resides somewhere between..."

March 13, 2019 News Post by Michael King

Dip, Sip, & ’Que: A Texas Trilogy
Day Trips on the best barbecue and swimming holes in Central Texas
"...Summertime in Texas goes better with the cooling effects of dipping your..."

June 30, 2016 AAN Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Texas Outlasts West Virginia In Overtime
Horns hang on to best Mountaineers 47-40
"...Last season, four teams were able to overpower Texas – Kansas State, TCU, Oklahoma, and West Virginia. Saturday..."

Nov. 11, 2013 Sports Post by Garrett C. Callahan

Texas Twists Kansas
Longhorns remain undefeated in Big 12 after besting KU Jayhawks
"...Thanks to some coincidental scheduling, Kansas hadn’t beat Texas since the year before the twister of ‘39 swept..."

Nov. 4, 2013 Sports Post by Russ Espinoza

Death Watch: Texas Set to Kill Mentally Disabled Man
Few hours remain for Supremes to step in
"...unless the U.S. Supreme Court intervenes to stop it, Texas tonight will execute Marvin Lee Wilson, even as advocates..."

Aug. 7, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

EPA Flexes Federal Muscle on Texas Air
Gov. Perry's huffin' and puffin' in defense of dirty air
"...On June 30, Environmental Protection Agen­cy Regional Administrator Al Armen­dar­iz took decisive action..."

July 9, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Rick Noriega's Speech to the Texas Democratic Convention
Blasts Cornyn, calls for end to Iraq War.
"...is the speech Rick Noriega just gave to the Texas Democratic Party Convention. (No, I didn't type it in..."

June 6, 2008 News Post by Lee Nichols

The Texas Gamut
Titles From Texas
"...in Road Kill. Swearing is a folk art in Texas and The Kinkster is a formidable practitioner...."

May 15, 1998 Books Feature

Waterloo Counseling Center Will Become a Program of Texas Health Action Alongside Kind Clinic
THA announces vision to combine sexual and behavioral health services
"...Today Texas Health Action announced Austin’s Waterloo Counseling Center will become..."

Aug. 24, 2020 News Post by Beth Sullivan

Conservative Group: Anti-LGBTQ Bills Could Cost Texas $8.5 Billion
Strange bedfellows make economic case against bigoted bills
"...It’s hard to imagine Republican legislators diverging with the Texas Association of Business, a powerful conservative lobby group, but..."

Dec. 6, 2016 News Post by Mary Tuma

Bank Robbers and Texas Rangers Clash in Hell or High Water
West Texas noir
"...of Glasgow, Scotland, to the dusty plateaus of West Texas, but it's a trip that made sense for British..."

Aug. 12, 2016 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Texas Craft Brewers Festival Releases Beer List
Annual event showcases state’s thriving beer scene
"...festival season, and that begins September 19 with the Texas Craft Brewers Festival...."

Sept. 2, 2015 Food Post by Eric Puga

Day Trips: Goldthwaite's Texas Botanical Garden
Re-creating a slice of the Texas Hill Country
"...Texas Botanical Gardens re-creates a slice of the Texas Hill..."

Oct. 24, 2014 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Judge Throws Out Texas Voter ID Law
Compares photo requirement to Jim Crow, poll tax
"...ruling is in. A Federal judge has found that Texas' voter ID law is "an unconstitutional poll tax [and]..."

Oct. 10, 2014 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Planned Parenthood Announces Imminent Closure of East Texas Abortion Clinic
Cites onerous restrictions of HB 2
"...announced that it would close three clinics in eastern Texas, including its abortion facility in Bryan, which PPGC President..."

July 18, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

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