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Your Word Is Your Bond
Travis County moves toward broader pretrial release of the accused, but commercial bondsmen say it will never work
"...into a cinder-block-walled courtroom tucked into a basement corner of the Travis County Jail. This is the magistrate court,..."

Oct. 12, 2012 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Is APD Making Austin Less Safe?
D.A., C.A. claim they’re being scapegoated by anti-reform cops
"...Updated 8-4 5:15pm In an explosive pair of letters sent to City Manager Spencer Cronk, Travis County..."

Aug. 3, 2021 News Post by Austin Sanders

With Little Enthusiasm, City OKs Opting Into Oak Hill Parkway Project
Plus more items from City Council's first substantive meeting of the year
"...In its first substantive meeting of the year last Thursday, Jan. 31, City Council ordered..."

Feb. 8, 2019 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Run-off Election Results
Winners and losers in the Democratic primary
"...Texas House: The Intent to Represent..."

May 25, 2018 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Capitol Briefs
"...• Texas is inching closer to a journalism shield law, with..."

April 20, 2007 News Column

Lege Notes
Odds and ends from the 79th
"...Education Committee for hearing. Plano Republican Florence Shapiro, chair of the Senate committee, announced her expeditious intentions Tuesday, March..."

April 1, 2005 News Column

Naked City
"...After more than a year of discussion, evaluation, and bitter joking among the populace, Intel..."

April 19, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Vampire Vouchers Rise Again!
'Virtual' or 'Pilot' – Lege begins the biennial campaign to siphon money from public schools
"...legislators who voted to deny health insurance to thousands of low-income children in 2003 are now invoking poor kids..."

March 25, 2005 News Column by Amy Smith

Stick Sunk; Barely Baxter; Rose Reblooms
A narrow defeat, and an even narrower win, for Travis Co. GOP legislators
"...A last-minute infusion of cash from big Republican donors might have been the..."

Nov. 5, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

Bring Your Gun to Work Day! (No, Please Don't)
More concealed gun licenses, fewer safety instructors, and a new bill that extends the definition of self-defense to "shoot first."
"...armor: Tuesday the House passed, 133-13, a National Rifle Association-backed bill that massively extends where, when, and why people..."

March 22, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Grassroots Organizers Take on Erin Zwiener in Redrawn HD 45
Shades of blue, red, and brown
"...the redistricting process began last year, to create districts of roughly equal size meant GOP mapmakers had to move..."

Feb. 11, 2022 News Feature by Lina Fisher

Who's for TexasCare?
Gov. Perry mixes states rights and health care reform
"...The favorite topics of the contemporary fringe right are national health care reform..."

Sept. 2, 2009 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Lege Lines: Greg Abbott Brings the Lege Back for More Fun
It promises to be a very special session
"...known as a sunset bill, to extend the life of the Texas Medical Board. If such legislation is not..."

June 9, 2017 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

State Blackmail Over Health Care Funding?
Is women's health funding in jeopardy?
"...For Fran Hagerty, CEO of the Women's Health and Family Planning Association of Texas,..."

June 20, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Lege Lines
"...Weighing the Scales of Justice April promises to be a month packed with..."

April 12, 2013 News Column by Jordan Smith

Art for Healing
The stunning art collection of the Dell Children's Medical Center
"...Children's Medical Center and stop to turn the knobs of the loopy, multisensory, hands-on contraption that greets them. Most..."

Jan. 18, 2008 Arts Feature by Rebecca S. Cohen

What a Dump
What Does Gov. Bush Have Buried in West Texas?
"...photograph by Alan Pogue On the first Thursday of February, the Mexican ambassador to the United States, Jesus..."

March 13, 1998 News Feature by Nate Blakeslee

Schools in Session
Legislators Study Issues: From Vouchers to Combat Pay
"...where they may, it's time to pick a few of them back up again. The Texas Education Code was..."

Jan. 3, 1997 News Column by Roseana Auten

Election 2006: Local Results
Democrats score a shutout in Travis and Hays
"...just beginning to realize that a whole new phase of my life is about to begin."..."

Nov. 10, 2006 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Naked City
The Religious Freedom Restoration Act is back, and this time it may be a bit more bulletproof.
"...his party got silly in Philly, within 30 minutes of each other, both houses of Congress unanimously passed the..."

Sept. 1, 2000 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Hill Country Militia
Grassroots homesteaders tighten ranks to fight urban encroachment
"...A series of long-simmering insults, coupled with rapacious growth on the fringes..."

June 27, 2008 News Feature by Greg Harman

CSI: Travis County
Why Is the Medical Examiner's Office so screwed up?
"...killed her father last summer, within about 24 hours of his death...."

June 30, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Save as We Pave?
The latest trend in environmentally sensitive planning tiptoes into Travis County
"...Imagine a beautiful piece of land along the Pedernales River. Should it become a..."

Oct. 20, 2006 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

High Tech vs. High Touch
The midwifery debate is not new in Austin -- a Chronicle reprint from June 18, 1993
"...One of a handful of nurse midwives working in Austin, Barnett..."

Nov. 14, 2003 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Red Team Comeback?
Races south, west of town too close for Democrats' comfort
"...The ultimate goal for Texas Democrats is to flip the Texas House in November..."

Oct. 2, 2020 News Feature by Lina Fisher

Road Shows
Are County Bond Proposals Good for the Long Haul?
"...illustration by Jason Stout Driving west out of Austin, it used to be easy enough to tell..."

Oct. 17, 1997 News Feature by Nate Blakeslee

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Quote of the Week: "We regularly receive reports, some quite intriguing..."

April 2, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Updates and upgrades badly needed
"...to gain national accreditation, the Travis Co. Medical Examiners Office would need more staff, more money, and more stringently..."

July 29, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

From the Archive: Welcome to Chaos
Originally published on Nov. 12, 1993: ATCEMS saves lives every day, but the stresses of the job have high costs
"...a shrill siren cry starts howling from the bank of walkie-talkies on the shelf, and the teletype on the..."

May 8, 2015 News Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Capitol Chronicle
In Texas Courtrooms, a Fair Legal Defense is Often an Empty Promise
"...Senate Finance Committee had on Sharon Keller, presiding judge of the Court of Criminal Appeals, who testified before the..."

Feb. 9, 2001 News Column by Michael King

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