KLRU-TV, Editorial Director - News & Pub Affairs. Host of Decibel. Journalist who loves: ATX, live music, Barton Springs, breakfast tacos & flip-flops.
RT @EvilMopacATX: Friday is Austin's Bike to Work Day You may also know it as "I Wish my Work Had a Goddamn Shower so Jerry Wouldn't Smell…
I love Sandra Bullock. <3 Sandra Bullock's cafe giving away sweet treats for 10th anniversary austin360.com/entertainmentl…
Finally found a reason I kept my high school drill team boots for 40 years! Great night at Paramount Gala smplbth.co/6DuZWKK #paramountgala2019
Nearly every country in the world — but not the U.S. — agrees to landmark plastic pollution pact - CNN apple.news/AI8YTkt6TTUuDk…
This made me laugh out loud! #AllInTheFamily #RoyalBaby Comics - Austin American-Statesman - epaper.statesman.com/popovers/dynam…
Quality journalism = Healthy Democracy! One more attack on our profession: The White House revoked my press pass. It’s not just me — it’s curtailing access for all journalists. - The Washington Post washingtonpost.com/opinions/the-w…
Mental Health: Ending the Stigma...and encore presentation of @DecibelAtx tonight at 7:30 on @klru. Hear from @DaleDudley, @NAMIAustin and others on the frontline raising awareness about mental health issues in Central Texas.
Happy World Press Freedom Day! “I think it’s truth that is under threat...we’ve become the symbol of that truth. Those who are enemies of an informed public, those who are enemies of the truth look at us as enemies.” Lester Holt, NBC News
Nothing beats starting your day reading to kids! Thanks Zavala Elementary. @AustinISDLibs @AustinISD https://t.co/HOLeaBM4zS
Do you have a crazy commute? Love or hate scooters? We are looking for stories and people to profile as we spend May talking transportation on @DecibelAtx . facebook.com/decibelatx/vid…
Just when you thought it couldn't get more contentious: House committee to face an empty chair instead of Barr statesman.com/ZZ/news/201905…
I selfishly hope this bill becomes law. When you work on the UT campus, you are constantly worried you are going to plow into a student on a scooter. Senate approves limits on motorized scooters statesman.com/news/20190501/…
Big news in the Democratic race for U.S. Senate in TX! twitter.com/ExpressNews/st…
We'll have the entire discussion on our @DecibelAtx facebook page this week. Our news team is focusing on transportation issues and solutions in May. twitter.com/CapMetroATX/st…
“We are going to have to do something different and we have to move more people in less packages...in a more connected, 21st century city.”@CapMetroCEO CapMetroCEO about the future of ATX Transportation on @klru with @JudyMaggioTV, @austinmobility Annick & @bwear #ProjectConnect https://t.co/AlYnzF4SsE
 
That just happens to be the clip I used for our promo! Good choice :)
Worried about our future water supply in Austin? Check out solutions in our latest episode of @DecibelAtx facebook.com/decibelatx/vid…
Thanks ⁦@JimmyFlannigan⁩ for “co-hosting” Capital Coffee Talk today and offering up your take on Texas vs Austin under the dome. facebook.com/decibelatx/vid…
RT @AISDPolice: Help us keep Rx drugs from getting into young hands, and drop off your unused/expired medications for safe disposal during…
RT @jamesrhenson: These were graphs of Joh Cornyn’s approval ratings in Texans over the last four years. While perhaps not has high as one…
Big news in the line-up of Dems taking on Sen. John Cornyn in 2020: MJ Hegar, former congressional candidate, says she's running to challenge U.S. Sen. John Cornyn texastribune.org/2019/04/23/mj-… via @TexasTribune
Woo-Hoo! I may miss my plane now that the @saxonpub has a new stage! Sorry to miss the big celebration with @raybensonaatw twitter.com/ATXMusicOffice…
RT @nprpolitics: The Mueller Report Is Free To Read, But It's Also A Bestseller n.pr/2ItV0lT
From the AAS: Austin and its soccer team in the crosshairs of a bill at the TX Capitol. statesman.com/news/20190416/…
Hey political junkies - we will be live on Facebook at 12/30 @DecibelAtx & @KUT talking property taxes and presidential politics with @jamesrhenson & @BenPhilpottKUT #RoseBetween2Thorns! https://t.co/WOWMTKNh1v
I call these my mom brag books! #DrBrown #ProudMother #MyFavoritePoet #MyFavoriteAuthor https://t.co/9Oep06fE6X
Longtime Austinites-check out the birdwatching shelter at Hornsby Bend @AustinWater. Now, tell me me what late, great ATX music venue it came from? https://t.co/HWB8sUpDub
 
Hole in the Wall? Because of the holes in the wall?
 
I Love the Hole in the Wall and can see it from my office window. But no, this venue was torn down.
“ I think President Trump has awakened a part of our country that thinks the future of our nation is white.” @Yamiche @NewsHour @LBJLibrary #LBJSummitOnRace https://t.co/TTbSVKoSjD
It’s @DoloresHuerta Day - her 89th birthday. Here’s my interview with the civil rights legend at the @LBJLibrary Summit on Race in America. ⁦@DecibelAtx⁩ ⁦@klrufacebook.com/decibelatx/vid…
RT @votolatino: Happy Dolores Huerta Day! After decades of activism and advocacy, a holiday celebrating Dolores Huerta is long overdue. W…
Overhead just now walking behind two UT coeds : “ I just spent $60 on groceries and I have no clue how I’ll pay for my gel nails and a spray tan?” 😳😣 https://t.co/JdfwVK1VA3
Taking a deep dive on water issues in austin... boiling them down to the basics. But today our interview ran “afowl” ! @klru @DecibelAtx @AustinWater https://t.co/Kma9tqAUwI
Legendary civil rights activist ⁦@DoloresHuerta⁩ kicks off the 3 day #LBJSummitonRace at ⁦@LBJLibrary⁩. We talked about failures and progress in fighting racism in our country. facebook.com/decibelatx/vid…
It’s Day 1 of #LBJSummitonRace. Civil rights legend @DoloresHuerta will be live with us at 3:15 on our @DecibelAtx FB page. @LBJLibrary
Just experienced a school lockdown, first hand. Our team was at Westwood HS helping students with a project. All is fine but it was surreal seeing it from the students and teacher’s perspective.
Austin St. Rep @EddieforTexas joins @BenPhilpottKUT & me for today's Capital Coffee Talk. Find out how Austin is fairing this session and which bills could hurt or help us, locally. Watch here on FB : facebook.com/decibelatx/ at 12:30. https://t.co/1wXBOwxk1d
Guess what issue we’re amplifying in April on @DecibelAtx ? (No, not bluebonnets) It’s WATER and threats to this precious resource and our local supply. https://t.co/gA3eLODB3x
Can’t wait to hear from folks in District 1. Watch on our @DecibelAtx FB page! @klru twitter.com/cm_natasha_d1/…
Raise your hand if you love Austin traffic during Spring Break. Sorry @EvilMopacATX !
Wonderful to see our community coming together to show our love and support for the victims in New Zealand. mailchi.mp/interfaithtexa…
This is a sobering reminder of the risks journalists take to seek out the truth. The more than 1,300 killed in the line of duty are seen here in black and white. thelastcolumn.com @pressfreedom
Attention ⁦@sxsw⁩ visitors. It’s a beautiful day in our wonderful city. But please come back in August before you decide to move here. 😉😎 https://t.co/8bVoEtDXHJ
At 87, @DanRather still has abundant energy, passion and purpose. Thanks for spending time with us today at @klru @DecibelAtx . Looking forward to the premiere of "Human Nature" on Sunday @sxsw. https://t.co/N0oQdCueSX
Celebrating Austin’s progress in making our community more age-friendly @AARPTX @JoinAustinUp @mealsonwheels https://t.co/9eloMVgFbC
Celebrating Austin’s progress in making our community more age-friendly with @JimmyFlannigan @JoinAustinUp @Fergusansone https://t.co/oqOvghqF7x
We want to build life-long learning opportunities for people 55plus. @accdistrict President Richard Rhodes at Austin Age-Friendly news conference. #AgeFriendlyAustin https://t.co/YGYuGv2Y84
“ We are a nation that is so diverse and beautiful, we must embrace that, not fear it.” @SpeakerPelosi at an Austin voting rights event with @RepLloydDoggett https://t.co/blsR5lWy4H
“ This administration is trying to jeopardize who we are as a country by asking a citizenship question on the census” @SpeakerPelosi at an E. Austin voting rights event with @RepLloydDoggett @JulietaGaribay https://t.co/nzE4Zj9Sau
Livestream of @SpeakerPelosi & @RepLloydDoggett on voting rights and #FORTHEPEOPLE ACT. facebook.com/decibelatx/vid…
From @KUT: City of Austin memo reveals APD's widespread data sharing with ICE under SB4. Local immigration rights groups are outraged. tinyurl.com/y5l5msvh
So great seeing @JudyMaggioTV today @ReillyMustangs #ReadAcrossAmericaDay !! I miss working with her at @cbsaustin! Since retiring from here, she’s now on @DecibelAtx @klru! https://t.co/vOTYVLj5KM
 
What a fun morning! Next year, I want your hat 😊
The story behind the story of ⁦⁦@ILH_IGH⁩ ⁦@AmplifyAustin1⁩ facebook.com/decibelatx/vid…
“Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no one alive that is truer than you! “ Dr. Seuss. Read Across America, Reilly Elementary ❤️ https://t.co/uxB7m4Rq5I
How do you keep 10,000 women (and a few men ) occupied as they wait to see @michelleobama speak? https://t.co/Jxqbbzb9Pc
This is one of many reasons why quality journalism =healthy democracy. Bravo to @chicagotribune for shining the light on the tragedy of lingering family separations. chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/h…
Technology can be frustrating but it’s a real gift to keep in touch with elderly parents who live far way. Aging in Austin, our newest episode of Decibel, runs again tonight at 6 pm on KLRU-TV, Austin PBS. facebook.com/74157702933072…
RT @mclarkmadison: I wrote a thing about the thing they were just talking about at City Hall! austinchronicle.com/news/2019-02-2…
If you’ve ever taken care of an elderly parent, this story will hit home. Aging in Austin, tonight on Decibel 7:30 ⁦⁦@klrufacebook.com/74157702933072…
Yes, I know #NationalLoveYourPetDay was yesterday. But hey, I can't decide if this is my beagles way of back-scratching or a long roll in deer poop. 🤔' facebook.com/judy.rosenfeld…
Need some inspiration before you run in tomorrow’s @austinmarathon ? Here you go: facebook.com/74157702933072…
It's Capital Coffee Talk time at 12:30. Watch here : facebook.com/decibelatx/ It's an all-star line up with @BenPhilpottKUT & @ClaireMcInerny talking property tax caps, Austin schools and how to pay for it all. https://t.co/FADUFucDeB
Here we go! @garysusswein , @PAONCO and I are judging the final round of the @utgradschool 3 Minute Thesis. https://t.co/J89V88gQ6l
For my filmmaking friends. This is a great opportunity! twitter.com/klru/status/10…
Looking out my window on campus and saw a student fall off her scooter. She's okay. Several people stopped to help. When she got back up, I watched her park the scooter and choose to walk away. Wise move.
I can't stop watching this! Live feed of @KirkPWatson vs. Sec of State nominee, David Whitley. #PoliticsisEntertaining youtube.com/watch?v=xWTpxV…
An all star cast today on Capital Coffee Talk and we all managed fit on the tiny @DecibelAtx set! @BenPhilpottKUT @AshLopezRadio @MontseTXAFLCIO & @dreamelder Great show everyone! facebook.com/decibelatx/vid…
What happens when you have 5 guests but your set only holds 4? You squeeze in and set up and An extra mic. Should be interesting. https://t.co/45kV2nLcc9
An action packed Capital Coffee Talk at 12:30: State of the State, the latest on non-citizen voter rolls and hear from someone on the original list who is now suing. Watch here: facebook.com/decibelatx/ @BenPhilpottKUT @MontseTXAFLCIO @AshLopezRadio https://t.co/pHBZq3CSDl
Sometimes the drive home isn’t so bad. https://t.co/Z5EirBHFsy
A Flannel Friday salute from @DecibelAtx to the one and only @fredcantu ! #FredHead #UncleFred #YouCantu https://t.co/P1FeyeLWgf
From a journalism newsletter in my inbox today - “ Here’s a really good tip for reporters covering the brutally cold weather: Use a pencil, ink can freeze. Another good tip? Don’t die.”
Here's the full interview @BenPhilpottKUT and I did with Travis County's Bruce Elfant today: facebook.com/decibelatx/vid… twitter.com/mattlargey/sta…
In today's NY Times : According to Standard & Poor’s, the U.S. economy lost at least $6 billion during the shutdown — more than the $5.7 billion Mr. Trump was holding out for.
Loved hearing a unique slice of Austin history from #ATX Mayors past and present. Tonight and Sun at 5:30 @klru @DecibelAtx https://t.co/Q7yPU8PJvx
Some of the stories Eddie Wilson told today aren’t family friendly but they sure are funny. @threadgills facebook.com/decibelatx/vid… https://t.co/p7EvI9QaFY
RT @NPR: Two Saints season-ticket holders are reportedly suing NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and the league for a range of damages — inclu…
We must end the silence. " The ultimate tragedy is not the oppression and cruelty by the bad people but the silence of that by the good people." Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. https://t.co/UWfu0I8tnw
The swearing-in and speeches are over, now it's down to business at the TX Capitol. @BenPhilpottKUT and I will talk school finance, property taxes and Julian Castro in half an hour. Watch Capital Coffee Talk here : facebook.com/decibelatx/ https://t.co/ybALeFLaeg
Can’t beat a tour of Studio6A, original home of @acltv, to cap off the work week. My tour guide: Terry Lickona facebook.com/decibelatx/vid… https://t.co/GgL2r1u1r8
TY to @MayorAdler , @HustonTillotson Pres. Collette Pierce Burnette, & @AISDSupt for shedding light on how we can undo racial inequities in ATX @Lead_Austin Engage Breakfast. Watch here : facebook.com/decibelatx/vid… https://t.co/up10vMwnTp
They’re back!!! So are @BenPhilpottKUT and I with Capital Coffee Talk. Here’s our take on day #1 of the 86th session.facebook.com/decibelatx/vid…
RT @NewsHour: Governors call for end to government shutdown. to.pbs.org/2Rd4Zkg
Our first Latina Mayor Pro Tem! What a great couple years this will be! https://t.co/NHyyAM2Fhe
 
Congratulations to @DGarzaforD2 !!!
Wonderful news!! Great journalist - great leader! Congrats @dhiott !!! twitter.com/ashlopezradio/…
ICYMI- journalists win big at the Golden Globes. Bravo to HFPA for supporting freedom of expression around the globe. #GoldenGlobes https://t.co/S7Q6o14n9Q" / Twitter twitter.com/DubaiOneTV/sta…
Always great to hear the views of young people. Check out students from @NewsHour @ReportingLabs share the stories they want to see in 2019 pbs.org/newshour/show/…
Take the plunge into 2019 and jump out of your comfort zone. Happy New Year Everyone!!! @Barton_Springs #PolarPlunge https://t.co/ziLahQoo9i
Is there a better way to spend a cold, dreary Sunday? https://t.co/vtXRweo4SK
 
 
 
 
 
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