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Neighborhoods, Schools, and Budgets
Austin ISD's looming financial crisis is a statewide story
"...conference. On the tradeshow floor, dozens of national and statewide vendors offered everything from virtual whiteboards to new basketball..."

Feb. 11, 2011 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Cactus Decision Delayed
UT extends consultation through May 7, Texas Music Office backs current management
"...campus institution has been pushed back, and two major statewide agencies have weighed in...."

April 28, 2010 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Gov. Watson?
San Antonio senator steps out of gubernatorial primaries, touts Austinite's candidacy
"...to see her family caught up in an ugly statewide election. She even gets in a not-so-subtle dig by..."

June 23, 2009 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Capitol Chronicle
Apparently, the candidates for statewide office have better things to do than answer tough questions from the Texas NAACP.
"...that a few more of the current candidates for statewide Texas office couldn't be bothered to show their faces..."

Oct. 12, 2001 News Column by Michael King

State and Local Elections
No new taxes!
"...being not like the rest of Texas. That makes statewide constitutional amendments an interesting litmus test: Did local residents..."

Nov. 6, 2015 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Time Bandits in Uniform?
APD officers question whether union 'leave time' deal violates their contract
"...of the Combined Law Enforcement Associations of Texas, a statewide umbrella organization of unions to which the APA belongs..."

Aug. 12, 2011 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Election Results
State and local tallies
"...Statewide turnout: 5.22% in governor's race, less in others STATEWIDE,..."

March 5, 2010 News Feature

The Destruction of Texas Health Care
The GOP crusade against Planned Parenthood is devastating basic care for Texas women
"...is among 12 women's health contractors operating 22 clinics statewide that have been completely defunded as a result of..."

Feb. 3, 2012 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Dream on, Dream Team
Democrats Fail to Convince Texas
"...Even at 10:15pm, with only 29% of the statewide vote counted, Sanchez's defiance seemed more than a little..."

Nov. 8, 2002 News Feature by Michael King

'Chronicle' Endorsements
"...quality of justice for those who come before him. Statewide U.S. Senate: Maxey Scherr..."

Feb. 14, 2014 News Feature

Low Turnout or Bad Law?: Voter ID Effects Uncertain
Turnout boost heaviest in counties with local referendums
"...new photo ID law passed in 2011. Republicans and statewide officials pointed out that, with 1,144,844 ballots cast statewide,..."

Nov. 15, 2013 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

The New Texas Family Planning
Slashed budgets and anti-abortion politics undermine women's health care
"...variety pregnancy tests – in order to implement a "statewide program for women seeking alternatives to abortion focused on..."

Jan. 27, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Power House
Will This Year Mark Dems' Last Stand at the Lege?
"...when Democrats held all but one of the major statewide elected offices (see chart). They also held one of..."

Feb. 4, 2000 News Feature by Robert Bryce

The Take on Taxes
Dems host forum on property tax reform
"...video produced by Real Values for Texas, a new statewide coalition “taking action to expose the impact of our..."

July 18, 2014 News Post by Michael King

Fighting for Justicia
Workers Defense Project celebrates 10 years on the front lines of Texas labor
"...laid the groundwork for the ordinance, but prompted a statewide federal investigation of the construction industry. OSHA descended on..."

Sept. 21, 2012 News Feature by Nora Ankrum

Election? Apparently.
Texas has 11 new amendments and a thimbleful of voters
"...11 new constitutional amendments, with every item on the statewide ballot getting passed. Yet the underlying story may be..."

Nov. 6, 2009 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Vote Pot!
"...decrease in marijuana arrests citywide, reports NORML. COLORADO: A statewide ballot question in Colorado, known as Amendment 44, would..."

Nov. 7, 2006 News Post by Jordan Smith

Who Are These Guys?
Dem primary candidates try to strike a campaign flame
"...that one of their own can't possibly win a statewide post in Texas, much less the governor's seat, in..."

Feb. 10, 2006 News Feature by Amy Smith

The Class of 1985
The 69th Legislature, 1985, marked a turning point in the future of Texas politics
"...are now writing budgets and busting balls at a statewide level were in the House then. Not all, of..."

Feb. 27, 2004 News Feature by Lucius Lomax

Picking Up the TAB
The Travis Co. DA and the courts consider Texas Association of Business money spent during the fall campaign.
"...Republicans are on the verge of attaining domination of statewide Texas politics -- except for one problem: A pesky..."

March 28, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

Weird, Spooky, and Rich
David Dewhurst runs against everybody but money.
"...-- has endorsed Sharp. The T.A.B. endorsed every other statewide Republican nominee...."

Oct. 18, 2002 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Greening It Up
The Texas Green Party holds its convention in San Marcos.
"...state, was the nomination of a full slate of statewide Green candidates and adoption of the party platform...."

June 14, 2002 News Feature by Michael King

It's Conventional
"...couple of weeks to complete party business, including confirming statewide candidates, adopting platforms, workshopping issues, and networking connections, as..."

June 7, 2002 News Feature by Michael King

How DPS's Occupation of a Border Town May Have Crippled Its Economy
Rio Grande City sees a marked decline in sales and tourism
"...2014, when DPS surged to the border, traffic deaths statewide rose over 35%. (The following year the rate fell,..."

Oct. 6, 2017 News Feature by Debbie Nathan

Jolt Aims to Energize the Latino Vote
Local activist nonprofit engages a growing demographic
"...more than 200 all-Latino members in Austin and 15,000 statewide, who range from fifth-generation Texans to the undocumented. The..."

Sept. 1, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

The State of Texas: "Pro-life, Pro-guns, Anti-Obama"
"...clear that the Republicans had yet again swept the statewide offices, and held the House and Senate with bigger..."

Nov. 7, 2014 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Nolan Ryan Pitching at Kinky Friedman?
The no-hitter king and the Jewish cowboy for ag commissioner
"...Proposition 6, the proposal to establish and fund a statewide water infrastructure bank...."

Nov. 4, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

From 'Abstinence-Only' to Plan Z
Reproductive health care for young Texas women is limited, costly ... or nonexistent
"...complicated greatly by limited access to comprehensive sex education statewide and more recently, drastic cuts to the state's family..."

Oct. 11, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

From 'Abstinence-Only' to Plan Z
Reproductive health care for young Texas women is limited, costly ... or nonexistent
"...complicated greatly by limited access to comprehensive sex education statewide and more recently, drastic cuts to the state's family..."

Oct. 4, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Riding the Pinwheel
The GOP redraws the map of Texas – brazenly sidestepping most of the state's newest voters
"...of Education – violate the voting rights of minorities statewide...."

Aug. 26, 2011 News Feature by Lee Nichols

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