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Mar 29, 2019

After months of talk from Republican leadership in Austin about how they're all on the same page when it comes to property taxes and school finance, those issues are finally moving through the process. But now it seems there's a rush to pass something on taxes without much scrutiny of the details. Plus, the Capital crew...

Mar 22, 2019

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick has begun to strike a very different tone in his governing style and in speeches. Why's that? Plus, Beto O'Rourke raised a mountain of money as he kicked off his campaign and support for a ban on red light cameras seems to be dropping at the Texas Capitol. 

Mar 14, 2019

Beto O'Rourke jumped into the race for President of the United States on Thursday, and President Trump can't help it, he's already making fun of the former Texas Congressman. Plus, speaking of presidential politicking, why did Houston miss out on the Democratic National Convention in 2020, and what could it mean for the...

Mar 8, 2019

Will Texas "decriminalize" marijuana? There's a legitimate question as to whether the proposals will cross the finish line and become law this year. Plus; nearly a dozen presidential contenders make their way to Austin for SXSW. The Texas House rolls out its school finance plan. Will voters the final say on...