by Alice Ollstein Posted on July 2, 2015
Perry's record on voting rights, abortion, immigration and the death penalty have been disastrous for people of color.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on July 2, 2015
The states most directly impacted by the massive spill announced a deal to settle years of litigation with the oil giant for a total of $18.7 billion.
by Carolyn Davis - Guest Contributor Posted on June 30, 2015
Paxton may want to consider whether he really wants the distinction of being the latest in a long line of legal minds who have used religion as a weapon against civil rights.
by Casey Quinlan Posted on June 29, 2015
Pennsylvania is one of many states pushing legislation that would allow a state-run district to transition low-performing traditional public schools into charter schools.
by Judd Legum Posted on June 28, 2015
Taking matters into his own hands.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on June 22, 2015
"If you share it, you're guilty," said Lee Rowland, ACLU senior staff attorney on speech and privacy.
by Katelyn Harrop Posted on June 22, 2015
Texas is going after low-income women's breast and cervical cancer screenings.
by Samantha Page Posted on June 19, 2015 Updated: June 19, 2015
A new study raises concerns over Texas' fracking boom.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on June 15, 2015 Updated: June 14, 2015
According to a Stanford study, permissive gun laws are associated with a rise in assaults, robberies and rapes.
by Ari Phillips Posted on June 11, 2015
For the central Texas city of Georgetown, the decision to go 100 percent renewable was a "no-brainer."