Executive Editor of The Texas Tribune, father, husband, recovering musician, rramsey@texastribune.org
RT @emmaplatoff: From a court filing over the weekend: Here's the government's plan for reuniting immigrant kids who were separated from th…
Gov. Greg Abbott, continuing a quiet project started by his predecessor, is making his office more powerful — at #txlege's expense, says @rossramsey. bit.ly/2JsUiBv
RT @eramshaw: .@TexasTribune is crowdfunding a second border bureau to cover the family separation crisis, and we need your help https://t.…
RT @PatrickSvitek: Currently counting six GOP-held districts in Texas where Democrats outraised Republicans in the second quarter (#TX07, #…
And what that looks like if you extrapolate the same results to the remaining kids, ages 5 and up: https://t.co/cFjE7AJrnT
What the government said happened to the 103 separated kids under age 5: https://t.co/sZpHksC3R6
RT @LupeValdez: Thanks @GregAbbott_TX for accepting a debate! We’re in and always happy to discuss our vision for a Texas that works for al…
RT @RobertTGarrett: Jonah Hegar is really getting tired of this fiscal schmiscal talk. Boring! #txlege https://t.co/rwMW5NBtN2
Want to go to #TribFest18, but you're cheap like me? Here's our version of sweat (only a tiny bit) equity: bit.ly/2KOj5FN
RT @MWatkinsTrib: The feds have been ordered to reunite about 100 immigrant children under 5 with their parents. Only 2 have been so far. h…
RT @MWatkinsTrib: It’s troubling how many people think a journalist’s job is to tell them what they want to hear, rather than tell them wha…
RT @BudKennedy: DISD trustees @LewBlack burn and @JoyceForeman16 talk taxes and charters 9am Sun @WFAA “Inside Texas Politics” w/@JasonWhit…
How Staffing Fluctuates at Nursing Homes Around the United States nyti.ms/2m2a9ha?smid=n… twitter.com/rossramsey/sta…
Texas is no country for old people... #txlege ⁦@nytimes⁩ https://t.co/RnL4eIbJ4N
RT @eramshaw: “And — click — we have moved on to something else, like bored weekenders mashing the buttons on our TV remotes. Enough with t…
RT @rabihalameddine: Yoga positions https://t.co/XD8oWELXc1
RT @jamesrhenson: Terrific use of @UTAustin / @TexasTribune polling data by @NaemaAhmed @cassi_pollock & @AlexSamuelsx5: Here’s a look at…
The Texas Tribune is hosting a summer of salons for young Texans on issues. Up next: Conversations with young conservatives on the Republican Party in the Trump era. July 9 in Austin. Join us: bit.ly/2yKFVbN #ttevents
OH from a friend unhappy with folks in his own party: "They are ossified and rancid." #altcussing
Congratulations and all that, but you’re killing me. #yougotagoodone twitter.com/nytinteractive…
RT @TexasTribune: According to @rossramsey, the latest @UTAustin/@TexasTribune polls found: + The state is aligning with national political…
RT @TexasTribune: More than half of Texas' registered voters want to legalize marijuana, a new @UTAustin/@TexasTribune poll found. While…
Great (and buried) line from the great @davepell in @nextdraft: “I'm dubious of those who were shocked by the outcome suddenly being certain of its deeper meaning.”
RT @JoshuaMBlank: Parenting and stricter gun laws would make schools safer, Texas voters tell UT/TT Poll buff.ly/2yEX7iG by @rossra…
State of Texas wins SCOTUS redistricting case in all but one district — and importantly is found NOT to have discriminated in drawing political maps. #txlege bit.ly/2Kn2MLX
RT @mcpli: BREAKING: SCOTUS rules in Texas redistricting case. 5-4 opinion by Alito. #fairmaps #txlege 1/
You know you have a problem when @evanasmith tells you to put your phone down for a minute. #pot&kettle
RT @tomasuresti: I’ve been asked to run for the Texas Senate 19 seat vacated by my brother Senator Carlos Uresti (Contemplating) https://t.…
RT @jamesrhenson: Support or Oppose Separating Children and Parents Who are Apprehended While Trying to Enter the U.S. Illegally, by ideolo…
RT @bobbycblanchard: 1/ THREAD Behind a successful news operation is a team of badass editors. So #FF: Fearless leader @eramshaw, wrangler…
Early bid for the Gerald Daugherty ad of the 2018 cycle... youtu.be/Zi6v4CYNSIQ #TX2018
RT @JoshuaMBlank: UT/TT Poll: Most Texas voters oppose family separation at the border, with greater support among men and Republicans http…
RT @ATXjj: Tune into @TexasTribune's #TribCast this morning at 10:30 —special time, with special guest @pamelacolloff, who will talk about…
RT @jamesrhenson: A @rossramsey analysis: Texas culture warriors got a lot to work with last week texastribune.org/2018/06/11/tex… via @TexasTribune
RT @davidmcswane: Pain & Profit: 1) 'Tragedy of D'ashon Morris' interactives.dallasnews.com/2018/pain-and-… 2) Systemic denials interactives.dallasnews.com/2018/pain-and-… 3)'S…
RT @ATXjj: Introducing The @TexasTribune summer 2018 Fellows! #stellarfellers #TribuneLife https://t.co/RO1UTPGCxs
RT @RaRapoport: Our @StrangersGuide @Kickstarter is almost at 30 percent! Help bring international writers to American audiences—it's never…
The Daily @davidmcswane gets to regulators favoring contractors over Texans: interactives.dallasnews.com/2018/pain-and-…. This series is must-read journalism. #txlege
RT @davidmcswane: Superior HealthPlan "has failed to address this member’s needs.” Heather Powell was stuck in a bed for a year, in pain,…
RT @davidmcswane: "Your tax money may not help poor, sick Texans get well, but it definitely helps health care companies get rich." Find o…
RT @davidmcswane: I spent the last year of my life thinking about this baby and how lawmakers and state officials knew what happened to him…
RT @JasonWhitely: Putting the state political headlines in perspective with @Bdsteptoe, @BudKennedy and @rossramsey on Inside Texas Politic…
RT @briancgrubb: The nice thing about the passage of time is that children are being born right now and they have no idea a fly ball once b…
RT @BudKennedy: Column: 'TCU is saving their lives'--Nepalese students left cheated by UT Tyler scholarship ethics scandal come to Fort Wor…
RT @JimVertuno: You know, folks, this is kind of important in blowing up the ever-present "fake news" dismissal. twitter.com/JohnBridges/st…
RT @JoshuaMBlank: Analysis: Lupe Valdez is a longtime cop. Why didn’t she lead the school safety conversation? buff.ly/2JpyT0h by @…
Me, on tomorrow's column: "I like the headline and I'd be surprised if you keep it." My editor: "Wow. Our relationship in one sentence." #hownewsroomswork
RT @TexasTribune: Even a great partisan map has its weak spots, writes @rossramsey: bit.ly/2J2lFpZ
RT @Jmalewitz: This thread times a gazillion. twitter.com/evanasmith/sta…
Both incumbents on the runoff ballot in Texas — Republican @scottcosper54 and Democrat @ReneOOliveira — lost their runoffs Tuesday. #txlege #tx2018 #txelections
RT @toddgillman: Dallas candidate who admitted to rewarding his kids financially if they marry a white, heterosexual Christian holds big le…
Got drama? TX Guv race is tied, basically. #thisisfun #txlege #tx2018 #txelections
Hometown heroes: White's doing better in Harris County right now than Valdez is doing in Dallas County. Texas Guv race virtual tie in early vote. #txlege #tx2018 #txelections
RT @DonnaHowardTX: "If Texas is a family, this is the big jar full of chores sitting in the kitchen. We know what’s in it. We just can’t se…
RT @jamesrhenson: Referenced results from the University of Texas / @TexasTribune Poll: texaspolitics.utexas.edu/set/should-gun…. Much, much more data on c…
RT @longhornderek: The best part of the whole article is @rossramsey calling me young. twitter.com/tlangford/stat…
RT @TexasTribune: .@rossramsey says Texas Democrats had a good year in terms of voter turnout, relatively speaking. But millennial Texans…
Something to think about while you’re thinking about sports gaming... texastribune.org/2016/01/22/ana… #txlege
RT @JoshuaMBlank: In Texas' Republican runoffs, you're either with Trump or you're not buff.ly/2IEcGeo by @PatrickSvitek. And why n…
RT @bobphoto: Seats still available 20 minutes out. Valdez-White #txgovdebate @TexasTribune #txlege https://t.co/MIB0p1PQrU
RT @bobphoto: Final prep underway for tonight's Lupe Valdez-Andrew White Demo debate at St. James Episcopal #txgovdebate @TexasTribune #tx…
RT @bobphoto: Longtime State Rep. Wilhelmina Delco visits with former First Lady Linda Gale, mother of Demo candidate @randrewwhite #txgov…
RT @jamesrhenson: Analysis from @rossramsey: A Texas governor’s debate can only be a game-changer if it has an audience https://t.co/lAuvGD…
RT @jamesrhenson: Per @rossramsey: 102 Tx house members have never been through a "real" speaker race. / Analysis: The next Texas House sp…
Driverless cars coming soon to Frisco.... bit.ly/2jGH0Hh #alwayslookbeforecrossing
RT @jamesrhenson: .@rossramsey checks in on the first real speaker's race in the #txlege in the 21st century // Analysis: Choosing the next…
The @TexasTribune’s spring membership drive ends today. Join us!!! checkout.texastribune.org/donate
RT @TexasTribune: There are 4 official candidates to be the next Texas House speaker. But the real field is much bigger, says @rossramsey.…
RT @eramshaw: Y’all — during @TexasTribune’s Spring Member Drive, please pledge your support to the only newsroom with an official taco spo…
RT @jamesrhenson: Robert Mueller Approval in Texas (February 2018 UT/@TexasTribune Poll) texaspolitics.utexas.edu/polling/search… via @TxPolProject #tx2018…
@TexasTribune is in its spring member drive. We hope to raise $50k toward our elections coverage, and these are the people who’ll be doing the work: Will you join us? bit.ly/2w1VN8f https://t.co/WlU823QiQL
RT @bobbycblanchard: Why Dallas County is the most important battleground of the 2018 general election, via @rossramsey: https://t.co/XDTbo…
Just home from Houston, to find the @nytimes took a bite out of El Paso. Ordinarily, that requires a new redistricting map. https://t.co/3la2DNyogz
Still April and already not opening the hood on Minute Maid @astros #Houston
@GovAbbott wants @Elect_Blake, who still hasn't repaid $84k he promised Congress (bit.ly/2vKjqSB) , for the upcoming special election to replace him. Via @PatrickSvitek: bit.ly/2vLo3Mj #debtcollectors #txlege #2018
RT @PiccolaDonnina: @AndreaNRuth @JayCaruso @rossramsey “Decisions are made by those who show up “
RT @OSTXshow: This week on OSTX: • Today: @scottbraddock on #txlege, 5:15pm • Tues: State Reps @FourPriceTX & @GFColeman on opioid crisis…
RT @alexazura: Texas redistricting case is complex: It dates back to 2011, & involves fights over three sets of maps, intentional discrimin…
Texas redistricting goes to the U.S. Supreme Court, again, tomorrow morning. And @alexazura has a great primer for what's going on this time: bit.ly/2vBe2Bq #txlege
RT @JoshuaMBlank: Texas Republican Women’s Support for Donald Trump Persists Even in Stormy Times buff.ly/2JbM15b w/ @jamesrhenson…
RT @alexazura: WASHINGTON, D.C. — I mention to curious taxi driver that I'm here to cover a TX case at SCOTUS. He asks for case name & imme…
RT @JoshuaMBlank: Analysis: The Texas Senate’s Republican supermajority, on the bubble buff.ly/2HNEjyx by @rossramsey #txlege
@evanasmith asks @SenatorSylvia whether it wouldn't be better for her constituents to have a senator in place at the beginning of the next #txlege session. She says she doesn't want to presume what the voters will do in November. #ttevents
@SenatorSylvia says she plans to remain in the Texas Senate until after "voters have their final say" in her race for Congress. That puts a kink in the #txlege chain... bit.ly/2JZllGe
RT @PatrickSvitek: New Jersey governor pushes back pretty hard after @GregAbbott_TX places business-poaching op-ed in Newark paper: https:/…
RT @bradmeltzer: THREAD. I am utterly heartbroken at the loss of my friend Barbara Bush. She gave me one of the most amazing, rewarding, an…
RT @cassi_pollock: The @TexasTribune has started a collection of Barbara Bush's most memorable quotes. An entry from her in March 2018: “I…
RT @RaR: I went to Texas A&M, home of the Bush Presidential Library. I’ll never forget the tour I took before freshman year where the guide…
RT @jgm41: Jean Becker, chief of staff at the Office of George H. W. Bush, gave this update on the 41st President of the United States. htt…
RT @emmaplatoff: Amazing piece from @alexazura & @CEssig: How redrawing this congressional district took power from Hispanic voters and set…
RT @OSTXshow: First weekday show under our belt! The rest of this week’s guests include @BetoORourke, @rossramsey, Pete Laney and @brandond…
RT @TexasTribune: When it comes to replacing Speakers Paul Ryan and Joe Straus, your vote belongs to someone else, says @rossramsey: https:…
RT @TxPolProject: Texans hate standardized tests, but govern by the results via @rossramsey via.cw33.com/XLpTg via @CW33. #txlege http…
RT @jaketapper: January 6, 1945, Naval aviator George HW Bush and Barbara Pierce get married. https://t.co/J2QrSU2UqC
RT @bobbycblanchard: Joe Straus and Paul Ryan are the most powerful elected officials most of us never vote for, notes @rossramsey: https:/…
RT @jamesrhenson: Analysis: Texans Hate Standardized Tests, but Govern by the Results via @rossramsey in a hometown paper @epheraldpost htt…
I'll bite: Why were the pols and voters more open to it in the past? twitter.com/Kress_Sandy/st…
 
 
 
 
 
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