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All Eyes on Speaker Fight
Craddick fighting for his political life
"...and Eddie Rodriguez. Two other Travis Co. delegates – Mark Strama and Donna Howard – aren't advertising their choices,..."

Jan. 5, 2007 News Feature by Amy Smith

California Tailpipe Rules Could Cruise Into Texas
New "Clean Cars" bill would require new rides in Texas sold after 2008 to adhere to California's Zero Emission Vehicle program
"...State Rep. Mark Strama – who served on Ellis' staff when he..."

Dec. 8, 2006 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...• Austin-based Whole Foods Market, the nation's largest retailer of organic and natural foods,..."

April 15, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Day One: Long on Smiles and Short on Dollars
Head for the hills ... the Lege is back in town!
"...year's crop of new faces includes Austin Democratic Rep. Mark Strama, officially seated Tuesday without the cloud of an..."

Jan. 14, 2005 News Column by Amy Smith

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Stick has decided to challenge his 569-vote loss to Mark Strama in the Nov. 2 election. In a five-page..."

Dec. 3, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Progressives look at the bright side in postelection meet-up
"...just around the corner. New District 50 state rep Mark Strama, for example, explained that he won his race..."

Nov. 12, 2004 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Stick Makes Teachers Sick
Education Austin walks the blocks for Mark Strama
"...school bus Saturday to block-walk Pflugerville in support of Mark Strama's challenge to District 50 incumbent Jack Stick...."

Oct. 1, 2004 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Are They Dreaming? Local Republicans Rattle Awake.
Travis GOP aims to turn county blue
"...hope Repub­lic­ans remember the real target is incumbent Dem Mark Strama. Lambert, a firefighter and Ron Paul-style small-"l" libertarian,..."

Jan. 15, 2010 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...year Cambridge got top honors, with a $25,000 prize (earmarked for disability-related spending), in part for a grant-matching program..."

March 17, 2006 News Feature

Page Two
State reps Jack Stick and Todd Baxter deserve their very own 'Best of Austin' category
"...Allan Askew, the Republican nominee running against incumbent Rep. Mark Rose in District 45, also signed. The political street..."

Oct. 1, 2004 Column by Louis Black

Then There's This: The Race For Campaign Cash
County Judge and Pct. 2 Commissioner's races don't come cheap
"...most active Dem­o­cratic political consultants – David Butts ($100), Mark Yznaga ($100), and Mark Littlefield ($50)...."

July 19, 2013 News Column by Amy Smith

Lege Lines
The Michael Morton Act, airport screening, business tax cuts, and more
"...state's duty to provide so-called Brady material (from the landmark 1963 Brady v. Maryland) – exculpatory, mitigating, or impeachment..."

April 19, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Running the UT Numbers
Unless you're the football coach, budgetary times are dire
"...met with Powers, to receive from him what Rep. Mark Strama, D-Austin, called "an understanding of what kind of..."

Dec. 18, 2009 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

'Chronicle' Endorsements
Nov. 4 General Election
"...isn't exactly a revolutionary, but electing the Democrat would mark a welcome new direction. He wants to end this..."

Oct. 17, 2008 News Feature

Lege Notes: Taser talk and more
Stories from under the pink granite dome
"...• Two Austin Democrats, Sen. Kirk Watson and Rep. Mark Strama, announced on Feb. 27 the filing of the..."

March 2, 2007 News Column

Political Realist
An Interview With Ben Barnes
"...is really producing some of the potential stars, with Mark Strama and maybe [Patrick] Rose, and I think Kirk..."

July 7, 2006 News Feature by Amy Smith

Pro-Kim/Anti-Clarke Crowd Celebrates
Place 3 run-off candidate Jennifer Kim soaks up victory with supporters
"...Kim, firefighters union President Mike Martinez, Democratic state Rep. Mark Strama … and Marc Levin?..."

June 17, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...to everyone! His little letter-writing campaign to supporters of Mark Strama is just too typical. I'll preface my complaints..."

Oct. 1, 2004 Column

Lege's Environmental Report Card
Most of Austin's delegation fares well on scorecard
"...one might expect), and Austin Dems received very high marks, including Best Conservation Legislator designations for Sen. Kirk Watson..."

Aug. 12, 2011 News Feature by Lee Nichols

House Committees Announced
Straus keeps Dems in chairs but Travis delegation suffers
"...Mark Strama (D): Energy Resources; Public Education Was there a..."

Feb. 9, 2011 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Get in the Ring
Perry's refusal to meet challengers – and editorial boards – is all swagger, no sweat
"...by Michael Green, director of TRS' investment division's private markets, in which he wrote: "Rationalizing violations of TRS directives,..."

Oct. 29, 2010 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Eight Days of Cash
Final full Lege campaign finance reports filed
"...(Note: incumbents marked with *)..."

Oct. 27, 2010 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Democratic Disagreements and the Election
What will county election results mean for local Dems?
"...the same time, they hope to hold onto Rep. Mark Strama's HD 50, where the majority of voters supported..."

Nov. 18, 2005 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Todd Baxter), and former legislative aide and cybervote maven Mark Strama is seriously considering Jack Stick's District 50 seat...."

Oct. 10, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Slay the Dragon
Hard-hitting political documentary shows the menace of gerrymandering is coming back
"...County. Republicans shuffled Democratic boxes out of then-State Representative Mark Strama’s purple district into Dawnna Dukes’ neighboring solidly Dem..."

April 17, 2020 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Turning Williamson County a Bluer Shade of Purple
Wading through the new political landscape of the Austin suburbs
"...Talarico's first political experience was working for former Rep. Mark Strama, who also flipped a GOP seat on the..."

May 10, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Turner to Run For Houston Mayor
Lege Dems face another major departure, and an Austin opportunity
"...Wendy Davis flamed out in the governor's race, while Mark Strama (who was constantly touted as a potential statewide..."

Feb. 21, 2015 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Closing the Digital Divide
Low-income housing gets cheap Google Fiber
"...date to be determined. "We aren't being coy," said Mark Strama, head of Google Fiber-Austin. "We just don't want..."

Nov. 28, 2014 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Candidate-o-File: Local Races
Only a handful of contested seats in Travis County
"...50: With a special election runoff to finish out Mark Strama's unexpired term set for Jan. 28, this Northwest..."

Nov. 29, 2013 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

HD 50: It's Israel vs. VanDeWalle
House race headed to run-off
"...The race to replace resigned state Rep. Mark Strama in North Austin's House Dis­trict 50 is heading..."

Nov. 8, 2013 News Feature by Christopher Hooks

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