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Texas Union Faculty: We Didn't Know
Member says board was not told about Cactus Cafe closure proposal
"...The role of the Texas Union Board in the decision to close UT Austin's..."

Feb. 4, 2010 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Luv Doc Recommends: First Annual Texas Travesty Film Festival
Texas Union Theatre, Saturday, April 3, 2004
"...publication, here’s an alternate suggestion: Check out the first Texas Travesty Film Festival at the Texas Union Theatre. In..."

April 2, 2004 Column by The Luv Doc

New Names for the Texas Film Hall of Fame
Who is the first Austin Chronicle Champion of the Arts?
"...The Texas Film Hall of Fame is the Lone Star State's..."

Feb. 22, 2016 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Union's Due
Labor lawyer David Van Os stands accused by former employees of blocking their attempts to organize
"...David Van Os is about the last man in Texas you would expect to be called a union-buster. For..."

April 6, 2001 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

Who Pays For Police Union Work?
Police officers, union, and city officials argue over leave time
"...Coffey and George Jackoskie, filed a grievance with their union, the Austin Police Association, arguing that the union and..."

Aug. 6, 2011 News Post by Jordan Smith

Teachers Eye Union Label
Four Texas Teacher Associations Fight for Members
"...Teachers in Texas face the same battles over working conditions as Oregon..."

Feb. 28, 1997 News Feature by Roseana Auten

Farewell to Linda Bridges, Hero of Texas Schools
Teachers union leader passes, leaving legacy of advocacy
"...that Linda Bridges, president of the state's largest teaching union, had died unexpectedly of natural causes on the night..."

Jan. 14, 2015 News Post by Richard Whittaker

White Student Union Hits UT
Who will speak up for white students?
"...Last Friday, a Facebook group called the White Student Union at UT Austin made its introductory post. It wasn’t..."

Nov. 23, 2015 News Post by Nina Hernandez

City and Statewide Police Union Settle Dispute
CLEAT will pay for Sgt. Harrison's leave time
"...Sources say the Combined Law Enforcement Associations of Texas and the city of Austin have settled a dispute..."

Aug. 17, 2011 News Post by Jordan Smith

Dear Obama, If Texas Secedes, Can We Stay With You?
New petition asks White House to make Austin 50th state
"...So the interwebs have been abuzz with the crazy Texas secession petition, whereby forces who never accepted the end..."

Nov. 14, 2012 News Post by Richard Whittaker

The Spirits of Texas
Texas spirits to keep your spirits up
"...Bert Butler "Tito" Beveridge II started the modern Texas liquor business with Tito's Handmade Vodka ($19), and folks..."

July 29, 2011 Food Feature by Wes Marshall

Texas Supreme Court Considers Same-Sex Divorce
Should Austin couple married out of state be granted divorce here?
"...In order for a Texas to grant a divorce, must the state actually recognize..."

Nov. 5, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

The Texas Secession Petition
Yup, that's a real thing. White House must respond to sore losers
"...believe that the way forward is to dissolve the Union...."

Nov. 12, 2012 News Post by Richard Whittaker

The Flatlanders
Live Shot
"...The FlatlandersTexas Union Ballroom, June 4..."

June 12, 2009 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

The Hottest Race in Texas
The David Fisher-Todd Staples Senate Contest in East Texas Will Decide the Fate of the State Senate -- and the U.S. House
"...personal political event was in progress up in East Texas. In the auditorium of Frankston High School in Anderson..."

Oct. 27, 2000 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

Bullock Museum Commemorates 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage in Texas
“Sister Suffragist” tackles the timeline of women’s rights
"...of Liberty statue, the latest exhibit at the Bullock Texas State History Museum marks the centennial anniversary of women’s..."

June 14, 2019 Arts Post by Savana Dunning

UPDATED: Travis County Allows First Texas Gay Marriage
Travis County clerk issues marriage license to gay couple this morning
"...and was granted a temporary emergency stay by the Texas Supreme Court to halt gay marriages in Travis County..."

Feb. 19, 2015 News Post by Mary Tuma

Texas Book Festival Announces Full Lineup
From R.L. Stine to Reza Aslan, 225-plus converge on the Capitol
"...Texas Book Festival authors, friends, and coordinators gathered at The..."

Sept. 10, 2013 Books Post by Monica Riese

Texas Book Festival Lineup Revealed
Attendees include Junot Díaz, Cheryl Strayed, and... Tony Danza?
"...The Texas Book Festival announced its 2012 slate today, featuring big..."

Sept. 12, 2012 Books Post by Kimberley Jones

Texas Book Festival 2020: The Full Line-Up
All 150 authors announced for the 25th anniversary lit celebration
"...Texas Book Festival No. 25 – aka Virtual Texas Book..."

Sept. 16, 2020 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Texas House Advances Ambitious School Finance Bill
Teachers’ union celebrates shedding of merit pay provision
"...The House Public Education Committee passed a committee substitute..."

March 22, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Texas Teachers Rally at Capitol for More Funding
Educators show qualified support for HB 3's "Texas Plan"
"...As the Texas House and Senate move forward with their plans to..."

March 12, 2019 News Post by Austin Sanders

County Judge Sarah Eckhardt on Greg Abbott's Texas Hammer
“Local control had been a darling of the state for years, and now it has become the enemy”
"...– haven't ceased. This legislative session in particular, the Texas GOP, led by Abbott, has waged an unprecedented and..."

Sept. 22, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Save Texas Schools Gets Back in the Game
Protesters call foul on education funding
"...the capitol today as part of the second Save Texas Schools rally. Many spoke to the crowd, but it..."

March 24, 2012 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Jeffs Headed Back to Texas?
Not yet – if he can help it
"...imprisoned polygamist prophet Warren Jeffs to be brought to Texas to stand trial, it might be a while until..."

Nov. 16, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

Jeffs Headed Back to Texas?
Utah judge signs polygamist prophet's extradition papers
"...for rape-as-accomplice, a Utah judge has signed off on Texas' bid to get Jeffs back to the Lone Star..."

Aug. 11, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

Guy Clark
"...the mystery of songwriting. (Guy Clark swings through the Texas Union Theatre, Friday & Saturday, Nov. 20 & 21.)..."

Oct. 16, 2009 Music Review by Jim Caligiuri

Lege Speaks, Cap Metro Listens: Screw the Union
Lege mandates busting union contracts at Cap Metro
"...for a third option, because the response of its unionized workers to those first two has been "no" and..."

June 3, 2011 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Pepsi Brings Union Fight to City Council
Labor representatives attend council vending machine discussion, urge members to use city clout to pressure Pepsi to bargain in good faith
"...to join the Teamsters. (About 100 other employees remain nonunionized.) The workers decided to organize when PBG suddenly changed..."

May 6, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

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