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Point Austin: Missing Ann Richards
New biography recalls the highwater mark of Texas liberalism
"...but in Land Com­mis­sioner Garry Mauro and Ag Com­mis­sioner Jim Hightower, and (by somewhat strained extension) Attorney General Jim..."

Oct. 19, 2012 News Column by Michael King

Caging Children
A new study from the LBJ School suggests that it's a bad idea
"...Steve Hall, chief of staff to former Attorney General Jim Mattox and now director of the StandDown Texas Project,..."

Aug. 28, 2009 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Headlines
"...• Former Attorney General Jim Mattox, "the people's lawyer," passed away in his sleep..."

Nov. 28, 2008 News Feature

Jim Mattox Dies, Age 65
Former Democratic congressman and attorney general passes on last night: Tributes begin
"...morning, but were waiting for confirmation: Democratic party mainstay Jim Mattox died in his sleep last night, age 65...."

Nov. 20, 2008 News Post by Richard Whittaker

District Eternity
As Ronnie Earle steps down, he looks back on his life's work
"...resound too much like unfulfilled rhetoric. Former Attorney General Jim Mattox has personal reasons to distrust Earle, who indicted..."

April 11, 2008 News Feature by Michael King

Ronnie Earle: Prosecutions of Elected Officials
"...1983: Attorney General Jim Mattox (Dem): found not guilty of commercial bribery...."

April 11, 2008 News Feature

Naked City
"...that a far more compelling suspect is Stites' then-fiancé, Jimmy Fennell Jr., then a Giddings police officer, who they..."

March 21, 2008 News Feature

And Now the Austin Ex-Politicians Are Endorsing
Barrientos and Mattox declare for Sen. Clinton
"...of the woodwork. This morning, former Texas Attorney General Jim Mattox and former Austin state Sen. Gonzalo Barrientos said..."

Feb. 18, 2008 News Post by Lee Nichols

So Long to My Other Brother Daryl
Slusher remembers Janes
"...delve into politics during those discussions. Daryl worked for Jim Mattox at the Attorney General's Office and then in..."

June 22, 2007 News Feature by Daryl Slusher

Daryl Janes, R.I.P.
Austin journalist Daryl Janes has passed away.
"...in the Austin Chronicle. He also worked on the Jim Mattox for Governor campaign, hosted a political talk show..."

May 30, 2007 News Post by Lee Nichols

WilCo Budget War Goes to Appeals Court
Constable, county at odds over timing and legality of funding cuts
"...inconsequential. Aleshire and his co-counsel, former Texas Attorney General Jim Mattox, argue that the case could set a statewide..."

March 30, 2007 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

Naked City
"...Co. Judge Bill Aleshire and former state Attorney General Jim Mattox, contend the case could set statewide precedent. "If..."

March 23, 2007 News Feature

WilCo Constable Lawsuit: Crying wolf ... and mayhem
Courthouse dogs bark that Constable Gary Griffin may have broken law by including mental-health-call-related 911 logs as evidence in his civil case against county
"...Co. Judge Bill Aleshire and former Texas Attorney General Jim Mattox, offered as evidence that there was no dire..."

Dec. 22, 2006 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

WilCo 'Snit' Writ Large
Fight over whether county commissioners violated the law when they slashed Precinct 1 Constable Gary Griffin's budget moves to 3rd Court of Appeals
"...Griffin's appeal brief. (Aleshire's co-counsel is former Attorney General Jim Mattox.) The central argument of the lawsuit is that..."

Nov. 17, 2006 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

WilCo Lawsuit
Judge rules for third time in favor of Williamson Co. over Gary Griffin, granting motion for summary judgment in 368th District Court
"...said another of Griffin's attorneys, former Texas Attorney General Jim Mattox. Griffin's defenders argued that the conflict is in..."

July 21, 2006 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

WilCo Court Fight
Suit claims commissioners gutted constable's budget after it had already been adopted, in order to transfer mental-health duties from constable's precinct to sheriff's office
"...Co. Judge Bill Aleshire and former state Attorney General Jim Mattox – in taking that action, the commissioners violated..."

July 14, 2006 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

Remembering Hazel Obey
Local civil rights leader, whose civic career spanned more than three decades, died Dec. 30
"...Rep. Wilhelmina Delco, Texas Gov. Mark White, Attorney General Jim Mattox, and Land Commissioner Garry Mauro, among others. "She..."

Jan. 13, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Execution Memos: Cornyn Slams the Door
"...in place since Nov. 26, 1990, when former AG Jim Mattox penned an open records decision on the matter...."

Nov. 7, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Eight candidates vie to replace departing -- and defiant -- Molly Beth Malcolm
"...Jim Mattox, former attorney general; and..."

Oct. 3, 2003 News Feature by Michael King

Naked City
From Malcolm to Mauro?
"...the Travis Co. Democratic Party), former state Attorney General Jim Mattox -- who told reporters Monday he's not running..."

Sept. 26, 2003 News Feature by Michael King

Picking Up the TAB
The Travis Co. DA and the courts consider Texas Association of Business money spent during the fall campaign.
"...that he prosecuted three Democrats -- former Attorney General Jim Mattox, former House Speaker Gib Lewis, and former state..."

March 28, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

Capitol Chronicle
After Nov. 5, a preview of Texas government to come
"...low standards of Texas gutter politics -- fondly recall Jim Mattox calling fellow Democrat Ann Richards a coke-head --..."

Nov. 8, 2002 News Column by Michael King

The Chronicle Endorsements, Nov. 2002
The Chronicle endorses for the 2002 November general election
"...best citizens' advocate -- bantamweight division -- since bruiser Jim Mattox.Comptroller of Public Accounts: Ruben L. Reyes We've gone..."

Nov. 1, 2002 News Feature

The Chronicle Endorsements, Nov. 2002
The Chronicle endorses for the 2002 November general election
"...best citizens' advocate -- bantamweight division -- since bruiser Jim Mattox.Comptroller of Public Accounts: Ruben L. Reyes We've gone..."

Oct. 25, 2002 News Feature

The Chronicle Endorsements, Nov. 2002
The Chronicle endorses for the 2002 November general election
"...best citizens' advocate -- bantamweight division -- since bruiser Jim Mattox.Comptroller of Public Accounts: Ruben L. Reyes We've gone..."

Oct. 18, 2002 News Feature

Naked City
"...either of his two (Democratic) predecessors, Dan Morales and Jim Mattox. Cornyn, the GOP nominee for U.S. Senate, ignored..."

June 14, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Naked City
"...racks, etc. "could be perfect for nonprofit groups," said Jim McKee of ICE Contractors, the deconstruction contractor. For more..."

May 31, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Clouds Over Dripping Springs
As the pressure for growth continues, Dripping Springs residents question the role of city government insiders
"...under former Texas AGs John Hill, Mark White, and Jim Mattox, declined to comment on the details of his..."

Feb. 22, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
The Lowdown on Hightower
"...former state ag commissioner, radio personality, and populist scribe Jim Hightower is running for governor on the Green Party..."

Nov. 30, 2001 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Naked City
News Shorts
"...why some Dem leaders are wooing former Attorney General Jim Mattox, who recently told "Austin Stories" that "There's a..."

Sept. 7, 2001 News Feature by Lauri Apple

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