by Ari Phillips Posted on October 21, 2014 Updated: October 21, 2014
Texas' chief toxicologist is arguing that we don't need tougher ground-level ozone restrictions because we spend so much time indoors.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on October 18, 2014
Saturday's order reinstating the voter ID law is an early sign of how much easier it will be for states to enact voter suppression laws under the Roberts Court's narrow vision of voting rights.
by Emily Atkin Posted on October 16, 2014
The number of people who have died in Texas car crashes has increased by more than 50 percent since the fracking boom started there in 2008, according to a joint investigation.
by Igor Volsky Posted on October 14, 2014
A surprising decision from the Supreme Court.
by Zack Ford Posted on October 14, 2014 Updated: October 17, 2014
Greg Abbott (R) argues that banning same-sex marriage is good for children, even if it's not good for all of them.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 8, 2014
The Texas Tech chapter of Phi Delta Theta is facing consequences for a pro-rape message.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on October 3, 2014 Updated: October 3, 2014
You know what's even worse for abortion advocates than a federal appeals court decision eviscerating abortion rights? A Supreme Court decision eviscerating abortion rights
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 3, 2014 Updated: October 3, 2014
"What we have been fearing is now official: Texas faces a health care crisis, brought on by its own legislators."
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on September 29, 2014
The positive trend in Medicaid enrollment among low-income children shows promise of changing the health outcomes of a group that experts say often misses opportunities to diagnose serious health conditions early.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 22, 2014
The comments are sparking outrage among reproductive rights groups.