by Ian Millhiser Posted on November 26, 2014 Updated: November 26, 2014
The Constitution: not optional, even in Texas.
by Ari Phillips Posted on November 24, 2014
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality plan proposed a few years ago relied mostly on natural improvements in air quality.
by Josh Israel Posted on November 19, 2014 Updated: November 19, 2014
229 voters in Houston’s Harris County, 27 in San Antonio’s Bexar County, and 99 in Dallas County.
by Alan Pyke Posted on November 11, 2014 Updated: November 12, 2014
State Sen. Donna Campbell (R) wants to amend the Texas Constitution to ensure that religious people and businesses can refuse to hire or serve LGBT people.
by Emily Atkin Posted on November 10, 2014 Updated: November 10, 2014
Texas Railroad Commission Chairwoman Christi Craddick said she would continue giving permits to oil and gas companies seeking to frack in Denton.
by Alison Cassady - Guest Contributor Posted on November 5, 2014
In California, Ohio, and Texas, citizens in four localities voted to ban hydraulic fracturing, challenging the balance of power between state officials in charge of regulating drilling and local communities concerned about the potential risks.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on November 5, 2014 Updated: November 5, 2014
The voter ID law was just the beginning of the problems.
by Ari Phillips Posted on November 5, 2014 Updated: November 6, 2014
Fracking bans also passed in California and Ohio.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on November 4, 2014
These students can thank the Supreme Court for the fact that they won't get to vote.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on November 2, 2014
Programs supported in part by Queen Bey are helping the homeless, the elderly, and ex-offenders in Houston cast a ballot.