Texas sales tax collections went up in July — and were higher than one year ago

Texas sales tax collections went up in July — and were higher than one year ago …

"I truly thought last Friday was gonna be my last," says Texas lawmaker who was hospitalized for coronavirus

“I truly thought last Friday was gonna be my last,” says Texas lawmaker who was hospitalized…

Sarah Eckhardt wins special election for Texas Senate seat after Rep. Eddie Rodriguez forgoes a runoff

Sarah Eckhardt wins special election for Texas Senate seat after Rep. Eddie Rodriguez forgoes a runoff …

Texas faces a looming $4.6 billion deficit, comptroller projects

Texas faces a looming .6 billion deficit, comptroller projects On Monday, Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced…

Texas faces a looming $4.6 billion deficit, comptroller projects

Texas faces a looming .6 billion deficit, comptroller projects On Monday, Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced…

Texas Supreme Court denies Texas GOP's appeal to hold in-person convention this week in Houston

Texas Supreme Court denies Texas GOP’s appeal to hold in-person convention this week in Houston …

Texas Supreme Court denies Texas GOP's appeal to hold in-person convention this week in Houston

Texas Supreme Court denies Texas GOP’s appeal to hold in-person convention this week in Houston …

Texas GOP sues Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner over canceling in-person convention

Texas GOP sues Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner over canceling in-person convention Texas Republican Convention in…

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner directs city to explore legal options for canceling in-person GOP convention

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner directs city to explore legal options for canceling in-person GOP convention …

Texas GOP convention will happen in person — but Republican leaders will speak via video

Texas GOP convention will happen in person — but Republican leaders will speak via video …

Texas GOP will proceed with in-person state convention in Houston this month

Texas GOP will proceed with in-person state convention in Houston this month The trade show…

Texas GOP will proceed with in-person state convention in Houston this month

Texas GOP will proceed with in-person state convention in Houston this month The Texas Republican…

Vanilla Ice to perform Fourth of July weekend concert near Austin as coronavirus cases surge

Vanilla Ice to perform Fourth of July weekend concert near Austin as coronavirus cases surge …

Texas sales tax revenue declined 6.5% versus last June as state reopened for business

Texas sales tax revenue declined 6.5% versus last June as state reopened for business Downtown…

Texas Republican Party has contingency plan to move convention online if necessary, GOP chairman says

Texas Republican Party has contingency plan to move convention online if necessary, GOP chairman says …

Texas city and county leaders ask Gov. Greg Abbott for authority to implement local stay-at-home orders

Texas city and county leaders ask Gov. Greg Abbott for authority to implement local stay-at-home orders …

Texas Legislative Black Caucus starts planning legislative responses to police brutality, racial inequality

Texas Legislative Black Caucus starts planning legislative responses to police brutality, racial inequality Members of…

The oil crash folded their old business. Now they’re betting on a new kind of oil.

The oil crash folded their old business. Now they’re betting on a new kind of oil. …

Gov. Greg Abbott attends George Floyd visitation, meets with Floyd's family in Houston

Gov. Greg Abbott attends George Floyd visitation, meets with Floyd’s family in Houston Gov. Greg…

Texas sales tax revenue dips 13.2% in May, the largest year-over-year decline in a decade

Texas sales tax revenue dips 13.2% in May, the largest year-over-year decline in a decade …

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott instructs state agencies to trim budgets by 5% to prepare for "economic shock"

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott instructs state agencies to trim budgets by 5% to prepare for “economic…

Six candidates, including two well-known Democrats, file in special Texas Senate election to replace Kirk Watson

Six candidates, including two well-known Democrats, file in special Texas Senate election to replace Kirk Watson …

Texas oil producers were cutting output before Railroad Commission chose not to, Commissioner Christi Craddick says

Texas oil producers were cutting output before Railroad Commission chose not to, Commissioner Christi Craddick says…

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott moves to free the Dallas salon owner who was jailed for ignoring shutdown order

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott moves to free the Dallas salon owner who was jailed for ignoring…

Top Texas officials denounce Dallas salon owner’s jail sentence for defying orders to close

Top Texas officials denounce Dallas salon owner’s jail sentence for defying orders to close Shelley…

Texas sales tax revenues fall by 9.3% in April

Texas sales tax revenues fall by 9.3% in April Shuttered businesses on South Congress in…

Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen suggests ordering 5% budget cuts for state agencies

Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen suggests ordering 5% budget cuts for state agencies An aerial…

How Texas lawmakers are navigating the personal and professional during coronavirus pandemic

State Sen. Donna Campbell, R-New Braunfels, also works as an emergency room physician. Eddie Gaspar/The Texas…