West Texan Sparks Straus Team
Grumbles with Speaker Angling

Could Official Nominee Have
Better Odds with More Dems?

COPE Breaks Ranks with DCCC
in Two Hot Democratic Runoffs

Lobbyists Coming and Going
at Austin Shop with New Name

Dem Votes Would Have to Soar
to Record Levels for Blue Wave

Ciro's Daughter and Councilman
Pop Up in Buzz on Senate Race

Black Lawmakers Rally Behind
Cole in OT Fight with Hispanic

Diverse House Democrat Group
Missing from Valdez Backer List

Diverse House Democrat Group
Missing from Valdez Backer List

Leman Lands Key Supporters
in Counties GOP Rival Carried

Judge Sets Stage for Epic Booze
Battle with TABC Up for Sunset

Conservative Who Led Pack
Lands Ex-Foes Support for OT

MQS Depicts TRO Denial as Win
as Attack Ad Dispute Intensifies

Abbott GOP Target Sets Hearing
in House with Payback Potential

Dems Would Take Texas House
Back with Penn Vote Replication

Pro-Incumbent Vote Could
Be Trump Outsider Rebuke

GOP Caucus Chief Launches
Bid for Texas House Speaker

GOP Establishment Rises
to Texas House Challenge

Straus Set to Take OT Plunge
as One of Top Team Priorities

Uresti Falls Victim to Name
as Dukes Coaster Ride Ends

Abbott Wager Backfires as Hard
Right House Stampede Fizzles

Bush and Miller Win Big as Estes
Falls and AG's Spouse Prevails

Open House Race Outlook
for Primary and Dollar Count

Craddick and Bush Cash Flows
Similar Despite Level of Threats

Davis Goes on Counter Attack
with Harsh Governor Critique

Trump Can Expect Zero Effect
at Capitol with Gun Control Call

Huffines Destroys Money Marks
as Challengers Raise Big Sums

GOP Challenger Leaves Money
Records Crushed in His Wake

Brother Could Be Incidental
Damage at Dem Ballot Box

Ace Ventura Doc Could Be
Warning for the Texas GOP

Uresti's Brother, Ex-Lawmaker
and Former GOP Sheriff in Pool

Senate Dems Call for Early
Exit for Convicted Colleague

Patrick Ally May Have Taken
Sting Out of Anti-Davis Push

SA House Dem Has Head Start
in Convicted Senator Seat Bid

French Fracas Latest Texas
Polling Site Temper Blowup

West Texan Could Give House
Speaker Contest Rural Flavor

Farm Boss and Several Straus
Allies Missing from TLR Pitch

Geren Foes Decry Legal Moves
Amid Impersonation Conjecture

Special House Election Could
Prompt Strategy Alterations

Senate Fight Fuels House Split
as Bush Touts Trump Jr. Salute

Texas GOP Issues First Major
Blue Wave Warning with Pitch

Tea Party Lawmaker Free
to Go on Tear Across Texas

Paxton Slams GOP Primary Foe
on Dem Cash as Feud Escalates

White Sets Sail on Airways
with Harvey Hero Portrayal

Parent PAC Could Make Biggest
Mark in GOP Open House Fights

Patrick Foresees Major Rainy
Day Fund Trip for Harvey Needs

Patrick Foots Bill for Challenger
Poll while Endorsing GOP Trio

Challenger Pair Report Hauls
that Top Quarter-Million Mark

Amazing Life Stories May Fall
Short in Political Dream Chase

Abbott Escalates Personal
Feud with Challenger Pitch

Open Race Hopefuls with Abbott
Nods Don't Fit Standard Labels

LGBT Group Snub Could Derail
Ex-Sheriff's Governor Campaign

TEXPAC Gives Collective Cold
Shoulder to Freedom Caucus

Labor Group Holds Firm on Beto
while Giving TMF Cold Shoulder

Anti-Abortion Group Scorecard
is Texas Freedom Caucus Snub

Perry House Fight Cameo May
Be Product of Ethics Proposal

Lawmaker in Apology Video
Not Alone in Shift from Right

Abbott Report Could Be National
Springboard and Dem Weapon

GOP Strategist Rips Ex-Client
in Social Media Mea Culpa

Abbott Report Could Be National
Springboard and Dem Weapon

Straus Rebuke Could Add Fuel
to Centrist 2018 Turnout Surge

Power Establishment PACs
Picks Give Deeper Glimpse

TAB Backs Primary Slate
with Establishment Flavor

State Lawmaker Lobby Backers
May Run Abbott Revenge Risk

Federal Agency Details Record
Toll in New Analysis on Harvey

George P. Gets TPPF Boost
Without Formal Endorsement

Reagan Emulation Vows Not
Perfect Test of Conservative

Artsy Alamo Plans Critique
May Be Welcome Diversion

Establishment and Tea Party
Battle Lines in Open Contests

Land Boss Reverses Course
on Pitch for Special Session

Senate Bout Features Squabble
on GOP RINOs Versus Elephants

Targeted Dems Get Wake Up
Call with Foes Cash Count

Democrat and His Law Firm
Colleagues Bankroll AG Bid

Abbott Envisions Blue Meccas
as Texas Tax Reform Models

State Senate Cash Size Up
Like Apples and Oranges

Challenger Has Monster War
Chest in House Dollar Tally

Political Opposites Share Midas
Touch Despite Clear Paths

Cash Count Gives Farm Boss
Primary Horse Race Potential

Patrick Portrays Fundraising
Stats as Conservative Mandate

Abbott Property Tax Plan
May Have Poison Pills

Longshot Challenger Gets Plug
from Ex-Texas Senate Leader

Abbott May Have Eye on 2020
with Local Tax Reform Revival

Supreme Court Intervenes
in State Redistricting Battle

Abbott Arsenal Could Boost
Blue Wave Defense and Future

MLK Parade Blockade Could
Spur Conjecture on Sabotage

Governor Turns Against House
Republican in Favor of Donor

GOP Challenger Says Cash Haul
Shows that She's Playing to Win

Valdez Kicks Off Bid with Old
Ann Richards Talking Points

Twitter Fracas Deals Temporary
Blow to Caucus Solidarity Push

House Dem Cited for Gluttony
in Deadly Sins Opening Shot

Senate Candidate Seeks to Slay
Goliath Foes with Outsider Pitch

Trump Could Be Primary Topic
to Avoid in Bannon Claims Wake

2018 Texas Election Forecast
Features Contrasting Scenarios

Republican Hopes Perry Pitch
Worth More as Cabinet Official

Twitter Fracas Deals Temporary
Blow to Caucus Solidarity Push

House Dem Cited for Gluttony
in Deadly Sins Opening Shot

Senate Candidate Seeks to Slay
Goliath Foes with Outsider Pitch

Trump Could Be Primary Topic
to Avoid in Bannon Claims Wake

2018 Texas Election Forecast
Features Contrasting Scenarios

Republican Hopes Perry Pitch
Worth More as Cabinet Official

New SC Judge Latest in Trend
that Controversial USAG Began

 

Bill Hailey: Superstar Dad
Was Epitome of Greatest
Generation in America

Editor's father won SWC crown, fought in war and lived life by Golden Rule before bowing out at age 95.

 

Warring GOP Factions Could Break Even in State House Primary Fights in 2018
Hottest statewide races may be on runoff tracks as hard right closes in on Senate seat and hopes for more.

 

Texas Statewide Money
for 2018 Primary Election

Texas House Fundraising for Incumbents in Primary

Texas Senate Fundraising for 2018 Primary Election

 

Texas House Fundraising
for Democratic Primary

Senator Fails to Show Momentum in Cash Chase

House Cash Leaders
Senate Cash Leaders

Texas House Fundraising
Texas Senate Fundraising
Texas Statewide Money
Texas Congress Cash

 

Hottest Open House Races
Have Outcomes in Doubt

House Trio on the Ropes
Amid New Abbott Attack

Texs Senate Primary
Races to Watch

Primary Races to Watch
in Open House Contests

Primary Races to Watch
with House Incumbents

Texas House Speaker
Team Priority Rankings

 

Best of Texas Special Session: Summer Stars Few and Far Between
Top 10 comes up short in summer meeting at Capitol where bar for success was lowest in memory.

 

Chamber Chiefs Lead
All-Star Team as Regular Session MVPs in 2017

Senate Boss Wrote Script as Control Freak Auteur

Speaker Let House Work
Will with Cover Strategy

Four Price Helen Giddings
Joan Huffman Dan Flynn

 

Sabrina Brown Jesse Ancira
Billy Phenix Jessica Oney

Women Rising Amid
Newcomer Flood and
Perry Value Visions

Return from dead as Trump cabinet pick is sidebar to tale of competition explosion.

Hired Gun Lobbyists
Rising Star Lobbyists
Lobby Hall of Fame

 

Super Majority Class
Clout in Straus House

Texas Senate Patrick
Partisan Power Club

Top Texas House Floor Fighters in 2017 Session

 

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