Executive Editor of The Texas Tribune, father, husband, recovering musician, rramsey@texastribune.org
RT @amanbatheja: Flubbed ethics investigation into Dawnna Dukes shows why the Texas Legislature is going to have trouble policing itself on…
@rossramsey on #txlege's #wetoo moment: On sexual harassment, the q is whether state lawmakers can police themselv… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
RT @TexasTribune: Politicians will take sexual harassment seriously when voters do, says @rossramsey. bit.ly/2mLgPTV
RT @eramshaw: It’s move-in day! Check out our new @TexasTribune digs — w/ cameos from @evanasmith @rossramsey @ayanmittra @rgibbs etal! #tr…
Politicians will take sexual harassment seriously when voters do, says @rossramsey. bit.ly/2mLgPTV
@TexasTribune is moving this weekend, a block closer to the Capitol (1) to take the 6th floor at 919 Congress (2),… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
RT @UnitedWayDallas: Thank you @TexasTribune for letting us borrow @rossramsey as a moderator for today’s legislative breakfast. This const…
RT @amanbatheja: Just posted: Latest from @TexasTribune's ongoing coverage of sexual harassment in the Texas Capitol. Why this could be a b…
RT @jamesrhenson: Wotta week. / It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like 2018: Texas Data Points from the Week in Politics https://t.co/CdNApQbCY…
RT @MorganMeyerTX: Great time discussing #txlege issues with @rossramsey, my colleagues & community members this morning. Thanks for hostin…
RT @DonHuffines: I️ always enjoy the @UnitedWayDallas Eggs & Issues event! It’s a great discussion on #txlege issues. https://t.co/4ihDe3TP…
Steve Mostyn, Houston attorney and big Democratic donor, is dead, his family says. #txlege https://t.co/bEbXZQUVLM
RT @amanbatheja: Smart column by @rossramsey: In the Texas Capitol, "the predators are free to do what they’ve always done" https://t.co/ef…
RT @DonnaHowardTX: Response: “We will have an updated policy & the women of the Texas House will be at the table to craft it." https://t.co…
RT @BudKennedy: Talking school buses with Supt Michael Hinojosa & guns w/@rossramsey, plus @DwaineRCaraway Sun 9a @WFAA “Inside Texas Polit…
Texas candidates started filing for spots on the 2018 ballot today, @PatrickSvitek & @viaAlana report.… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
If you don't vote, why would anyone in elective office care what you think? You still have a few hours.... #txlege #electionday
This morning’s @TexasTribune event with @dawnnadukes is going to start late; she was delayed but is on the way. #txlege #staytuned
 
@Dawnnadukes arriving at 8:36 for an 8am live @TexasTribune interview... #txlege
C'mon! I would never wear blue sunglasses. twitter.com/eramshaw/statu…
Baby is 8: It's the @TexasTribune's birthday! (also Stephen F. Austin; that renowned Texas baby would be 224 today)
I can’t wait until you’re on stage... twitter.com/evanasmith/sta…
RT @eramshaw: Travis County better than most but still AWFUL. Aren’t we better than this? twitter.com/alexazura/stat…
RT @JJWatt: This game is insane.
How big a lead would be considered safe in this game?
5 hits and 4 runs on 6 pitches. Oof.
Their hearts were in the right place. #ibeencalledworse https://t.co/QbQGJipAO6
RT @viaAlana: Hours after announcing he wouldn't seek re-election, @SpeakerStraus sat down w/ us to talk about his future. #txlege https://…
RT @barlandrew: Best exchange of the @SpeakerStraus presser: @JasonEmbry: "we can do this all day." @rossramsey: "so can we."
Guess I know what we'll be talking about on today's TribCast... twitter.com/rossramsey/sta…
Bombshell from @SpeakerStraus: "My time as a State Representative and as Speaker will end at the conclusion of my current term." #txlege
The UT/TT pollsters — @daronrshaw @JoshuaMBlank @jamesrhenson — TribCasting about their latest survey. #txlege bit.ly/2gC0cEe
RT @TxPolProject: Join @rossramsey @jamesrhenson @JoshuaMBlank @daronrshaw for Fb Live on Oct '17 UT/@TexasTribune at 2:30: https://t.co/g6…
RT @JasonEmbry: I've tried to settle on a response to this tweet and I just can't choose one. #txlege twitter.com/PatrickSvitek/…
RT @eramshaw: Great news — @zahiratorres becomes second woman, first Latina to lead the Times elpasotimes.com/story/news/201… via @elpasotimes
A comment on UT/TT Poll: "since I don't like this, I don't agree with this, therefore this is wrong Texas Tribune. FAKE" #txlege #sigh
Question for the #txlege Mob: Which state has the 'best' redistricting system? (use your own definition for 'best'.)
RT @TexasTribune: For former state Rep. Jim Dunnam, @Baylor is family — and now a legal foe. bit.ly/2yJfoL8 https://t.co/4bbl0vKXUq
RT @TexasTribune: Analysis: It was a "taking," but who got taken? bit.ly/2hFxtPd https://t.co/fMUYU2czN8
RT @LongmoorClaire: @dmataconis I wrote this!! How did you get this??? I am a maths teacher in Nottingham UK. Wrote this 10 years ago. Here…
RT @MarkWigginsTX: In which @rossramsey previews next session's budget fights. #Harvey missed the rule about no-butts-no-cuts https://t.co/…
RT @timtaliaferro: Absolutely thrilled to announce that the great @kathyblackwell is joining @TexasMonthly as an executive editor!
RT @jamesrhenson: In addition to @rossramsey write-up, see more tabs & more mass shootings items from the Nov '15 UT/TT Poll: https://t.co/…
RT @Aavarnum: Thank you to all who participated in #TribFest17 - we're already working on 2018! fb.me/45X4Ok04V
RT @TexasTribune: The fight over protesters are distractions from the difficult subjects they’re protesting, says @rossramsey: https://t.co…
RT @amanbatheja: Laughed out loud at how Facebook opted to translate @rossramsey's "Ich bin ein snowflake" joke (from his latest column) wi…
RT @WestTexasDrive: Coming up at 5:10: The Professor @rossramsey on #txlege and protesters protesting protests. Stream: https://t.co/MJdp6A…
Maybe should've put togther a Spotify playlist... twitter.com/MattC_Bush/sta…
And so is this one, from @DavidAFrench: bit.ly/2fPDgBH
This is a good read from @BretStephensNYT: nyti.ms/2fRM7CI
GOAT = Greatest Of All Time; goat = goat. twitter.com/jeninatx/statu…
RT @ImTheQ: Senator @DonHuffines accidentally calls @rossramsey "Evan" and Ross threatens to call him "Phillip" - the crowd roars. #TribFes…
RT @Jmalewitz: A lot going on here. (Thanks for gifing, @bobbycblanchard!) https://t.co/HmRSspki5C
@JohnCornyn sez @ #TribFest17 that he’ll support @tedcruz for re-election, and that he will seek another term in 2020.
RT @jaikil: On #TribFest17 panel about importance of local media, @TexasTribune's @rossramsey: "Local issues are often more tangible for vo…
RT @txcomptroller: The Comptroller with @rossramsey at #TribFest17: "We're blessed that Texas is much more economically diverse than it use…
RT @PatrickSvitek: .@SpeakerStraus also confirms he'll support @wayne_faircloth over @mayes_middleton. #TribFest17 #txlege https://t.co/S9S…
@SpeakerStraus: "The House has priorities, too, and the House does not work for the governor." #TribFest17
RT @louismalfaro: .w/ @rossramsey the Texas version of @nytdavidbrooks :) @TexasTribune #TribFest17 @evanasmith @JTiloveTX https://t.co…
@SpeakerStraus "I won’t be speaker forever. It just seems that way to some people." #TribFest17
RT @madlinbmek: Straus: "The House passes bills that I would never vote for and the House kills bills that I would like to see enacted." #t…
#tribfest17 @SpeakerStraus to @evanasmith: I don’t control the House. There are issues, relatively huge, where I am outspoken.
RT @christiantova: Welcome to #TribFest17. #AISDProud student journalists join policy makers, civic leaders to cover pressing issues in sta…
RT @utsarver: .@eramshaw & @rossramsey might need hazard pay for moderating this raucous panel. Way to kick off #TribFest17! https://t.co/Z…
Put #TribFest17 on your phone and customize your schedule: iOS apple.co/2fGF285 ​Android: bit.ly/2fGj1WQ
Is it worse to pay $51k for a psychic than for a pollster? Asking for a friend.
RT @eramshaw: Congrats to @ayanmittra, @TexasTribune’s editor, for making this year’s @Lead_Austin Essential Class! leadershipaustin.org/2017/09/21/wel…
Looking forward to this at #tribfest17 #txlege https://t.co/qvfrUFYohk
Railroad commissioner to chair: "This isn't a dictatorship" (video) texastribune.org/2017/09/19/rai… via @TexasTribune
RT @amanbatheja: Texas planning 2018 primaries with current maps but court could force do-overs. @rossramsey recalls mess that was 96 https…
RT @ra_stein: Interesting note: @VictorLealTX's campaign consultant is also Dan Patrick's chief political adviser texastribune.org/2017/09/13/ana… v…
TFW your editor's comment is 'Did Siri write this?' #vacationisover
RT @TexasTribune: #txlege has now been popped by federal judges 7 or 8 times recently for intentionally discriminating against voters. http…
RT @danielfcollins: .@rossramsey on the Huffines (the other bro.) v. Paxton (the spouse) fight in Collin County #TxLege Senate race https:/…
RT @TexasTribune: .@DanPatrick has fired the opening shots in the 2018 Republican primaries. trib.it/2g4tYo4 #txlege #tx2018 https:…
RT @brandonformby: Analysis: A victory for the locals, at least for a while texastribune.org/2017/08/21/ana… via @rossramsey https://t.co/hSuGHARWqC
RT @NDCC: @Advocate_PH #texlege wrap up w/@LindaKoopHD102 @JasonVillalba & @rossramsey on 08/24 at @CooperAerobics hotel https://t.co/csoiv…
Analysis: It’s never the ending that you expect #txlege bit.ly/2uZSoRJ
This also forces @GovAbbott to lobby Senate for House property tax bill. 1/better than current law? 2/better than 2… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
Senate's version of House prop. tax was watered down. House folded. Now S has choice of current law or H version of… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
House eats senate version of hb 21 school finance and leaves senate house or nothing on sb 1 property tax. Hard ball. #txlege
I'd have said no, which probably means everybody else would've said yes. twitter.com/txtylernorris/…
RT @kgbt: Analysis: Broken school finance system spawns wild solutions in Texas valleycentral.com/news/texas/ana… via @rossramsey https://t.co/gyUG6q…
@Glenn_Hegar says #txlege left more than $237 million in general revenue unspent. trib.it/2uYY1zD
 
Franchise taxes are up. Who'd'a thunk it? #txlege
RT @TexasTribune: Join us for a breakdown of the #txlege special session & a live recording of #TribCast, Aug. 15! Don't miss it: https://t…
RT @NDCC: Don't miss #txlege wrap up feat. @LindaKoopHD102 @JasonVillalba & @TexasTribune's @rossramsey bit.ly/legislative-ev… #Dallas ht…
#txlege goes to bed with balls in the air: Prop. tax rollback rate; school finance $ amount & source, study; TRS-Care $ source. #3daysleft
Interesting #txlege development, from the Calendars Committee: https://t.co/T48S39grqz
 
Money from the Rainy Day Fund? #txlege https://t.co/4YWZpyDlra
 
Don't think that's a deal. Think it's an item for negotiation.
Different funding sources, but #txlege House and Senate both want $212m for TRS-Care.
RT @RobertTGarrett: State of play: Sen's willing 2 spend $800m from MCO deferral-@SenJaneNelson. Teacher bonus? Dead. TRS-Care, school fina…
Don't worry. We're all watching on laptops.... #txlege #crickets twitter.com/JennSaenz31/st…
Wheels still turning on school finance. Senate defers $311m from Medicaid to pay for it; House defers $1.8b from schools. #jumpball #txlege
 
 
 
 
 
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