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Update: U.S. Sen. @tedcruz just responded, bringing the number to 10. See what he had to say, here: bit.ly/2CCCT5P
We asked all 38 Texans in Congress about gun control after the Florida school shooting. Nine answered. Here’s what they had to say: bit.ly/2CCCT5P https://t.co/QFTw2jFmjb
We asked Sid Miller and Trey Blocker on camera if they would like to try Nutella. #txlege #tx2018 #earlyvoting Watch here: bit.ly/2ELuG5l https://t.co/ZN3iIPPGXy
RT @eramshaw: .@TexasTribune asked all 38 Texans in Congress about raising the age/magazine limits after the Florida shooting. 9 answered.…
Good news! We're hiring an analyst to lead audience measurement efforts across the organization! bit.ly/2sHfFvP https://t.co/23LgQv1ACq
RT @eramshaw: Gun rights groups are powerful in Texas — but not because of money texastribune.org/2018/02/22/tex… via @AlexSamuelsx5
“It was almost like you were going to prison. Driving to jail. That's how it felt.” Read more from @dallasnews about how the Karolyi Ranch was the "perfect environment" for Larry Nassar to abuse victims. bit.ly/2EPPf0r
In the latest edition of our "Split Decision" video series, watch Texas Ag. Commissioner Sid Miller and Candidate Trey Blocker virtually debate their qualifications for the job as Agriculture Commissioner. bit.ly/2EP2XAZ https://t.co/aKtLHH2y7Z
Baylor University said in a court filing that a message about deleting emails had nothing to do with the sexual assault scandal plaguing the school. bit.ly/2EMHuZp
Have you seen this important video journalism, @NutellaUSA? trib.it/6d twitter.com/SomewhereinATX…
RT @AliyyaSwaby: One Texas State Board of Education race could spell a return to culture wars. #txed #txlege #tx2018 https://t.co/EArUBqZkA…
RT @eramshaw: Please RT: @TexasTribune has 5 AMAZING jobs open right now. You could: 1) head our membership program 2) be the boss of o…
RT @AliyyaSwaby: "White Texans outnumber voters of other races in the age groups that most consistently turn out to vote." via @alexazura +…
Low turnout in Texas is tied to demographics. With early voting underway, here’s a closer look at the makeup of the Texas electorate and some context for those turnout numbers. #txlege #tx2018 #earlyvoting bit.ly/2ELRUZ3 https://t.co/OEyNr04AtU
The NRA's power doesn't have much to do with money in Texas. It is about votes. bit.ly/2CFiyNa https://t.co/K8STpoA0g7
We're sitting down with @SenGillibrand, @JusticeGuzman, and women leaders from industries across the state to talk women in Texas and the road ahead. Feb. 26 in Dallas – join us! bit.ly/2FUWaBB #ttevents #tx2018
In the latest edition of our "Split Decision" video series, watch Texas Ag. Commissioner Sid Miller and Candidate Trey Blocker virtually debate their qualifications for the job as Agriculture Commissioner. #txlege #earlyvoting #tx2018 bit.ly/2CDkYMw https://t.co/2z9jbDb7DI
RT @AliyyaSwaby: .@rdugyala822 talks to Texas students who decided to walk out of class to protest gun violence. "This could've happened t…
RT @fox7austin: How are TX voters feeling ahead of the upcoming primaries? @TexasTribune & @UTAustin just released numbers from their recen…
RT @jdehn: I’m #Nutella-ing you if they eat it or not. twitter.com/TexasTribune/s…
New in TribTalk: "We can all benefit from her honesty and straight talk on life and ethics." bit.ly/2CGgzZ6
One candidate for the State Board of Education is suggesting survivors of the #Parkland, Florida, mass shooting who have publicly advocated for gun control measures are "crisis actors," not students. #txlege #SBOE #tx2018 trib.it/6a https://t.co/ozPS87Rtmj
A Native American tribal entity is bankrolling one of their own in a primary bid against state Rep. Mary González. #txlege #tx2018 #earlyvoting bit.ly/2ELm8eW https://t.co/8ugKBECpaW
RT @rdugyala822: My latest on the #ParklandSchoolShooting response in Texas: Inspired by the shooting's vocal survivors, hundreds of Texas…
RT @alexazura: Oral arguments at SCOTUS in Texas redistricting case set for April 24 Background: texastribune.org/2018/01/12/sup… #txlege https://…
RT @AliyyaSwaby: @TXSBOE Next year's @TXSBOE will determine sex education curriculum standards for schools across the state. As always chec…
RT @MWatkinsTrib: You can always count on at least one wacky State Board of Education primary. texastribune.org/2018/02/23/tex… https://t.co/Tn3GxI…
RT @thesydneygreene: One of the things that makes the @TexasTribune great: Interviews involve asking candidates to try Nutella on camera.…
RT @jsmccullou: Fed appellate court upholds ruling that rejected death row inmate John William King's innocence claim. King was convicted i…
RT @emmaplatoff: The amazing @anieldaniel is tracking early voting numbers in the Texas primaries — and the trends might surprise you http…
Texas Ag. Commissioner Sid Miller​ criticized challenger Trey Blocker​ on Facebook for standing in front of a sign advertising "Nutella banana crepes." We got the two virtually debate over how that dessert became a campaign issue. bit.ly/2ELuG5l https://t.co/q0f6CzsMyL
4/4 Bookmark this page and check back throughout #earlyvoting for more. bit.ly/2CE8Tql #txlege #tx2018
3/ Meanwhile, several big Texas counties are seeing *FEWER* Republicans turn out to vote early this year than in 2014 or 2010. bit.ly/2CE8Tql #txlege #tx2018 #earlyvoting https://t.co/nVPRkjVZIX
2/ So far, this tracker is showing a surge in Democratic turnout in some counties, even after we accounted for population growth. bit.ly/2CE8Tql #txlege #tx2018 #earlyvoting https://t.co/rczauA2tV0
1/ We’re tracking how many Texans are turning out to vote early in this year’s primaries compared to 2010 and 2014. Check out our #earlyvoting tracker here: bit.ly/2CE8Tql #txlege #tx2018 https://t.co/NoSxDshKea
Why is Texas voter turnout always so low? Demographics play a big role. #txlege #tx2018 #earlyvoting trib.it/6c https://t.co/pB19NVHDt1
NEW: We asked Sid Miller and Trey Blocker on camera if they would like to try Nutella. #txlege #tx2018 #earlyvoting Watch here: bit.ly/2ELuG5l https://t.co/W1NNqlitmy
RT @PatrickSvitek: Inbox: @leticiavdp endorses @LupeValdez for #txgov
RT @eramshaw: This is Texas elections crack. Or maybe just Nutella. But you will thank me after you watch it. texastribune.org/2018/02/23/spl… https…
This right here, from the @TexasTribune video crew: bit.ly/2sO8Loz #tx2018
NEW: One candidate for the State Board of Education is suggesting survivors of the #Parkland, Florida, mass shooting who have publicly advocated for gun control measures are "crisis actors," not students. #txlege #SBOE #tx2018 trib.it/6a https://t.co/aQOqMAr8lH
THIS is why we started the @TexasTribune in 2009: so a video with Ag Commission candidates debating the finer points of Nutella would exist nine years later texastribune.org/2018/02/23/spl… #txlege #tx2018
RT @TexasTribAbby: The DCCC goes after a Democratic candidate, saying a 2014 quote in a magazine is too fatal for the general. The left exp…
RT @viaAlana: A clip wherein @TreyBlocker and @MillerForTexas debate their "country" credentials. "This is not a contest to see who can sho…
RT @ellierosetx: This is a great strategy for the election season and is also really very hilarious. twitter.com/TexasTribune/s…
RT @bobbycblanchard: One candidate for the State Board of Education is suggesting survivors of the #Parkland, Florida, mass shooting who ha…
RT @eramshaw: Can you guess who will win these Texas primaries? Play Political Pick'em with the @TexasTribune and you could win #TribFest18…
RT @KatrinaNation: In rare move, national Democrats come out against primary candidate Laura Moser in bid for Culberson's seat https://t.co…
“I believe Facebook hates Christians. I believe Facebook hates Conservatives. And most of all…I believe Facebook hates our president, President Donald J. Trump.” From @MotherJones: The crusade of a Republican congressional candidate in Texas. bit.ly/2F0u4be #tx2018
RT @haley_samsel: Wild story from @TexasTribAbby: DCCC is slamming a Democratic primary candidate in #TX07, stating her "outright disgust f…
Join us for a daylong event on women in Texas feat. @SenGillibrand, @JusticeGuzman & more! Feb. 26 at @GiveWisely in Dallas. Details: bit.ly/2FUWaBB #ttevents #tx2018
RT @OliviaMesser: "The Texas Senate Democratic Caucus is calling upon Sen. Uresti to resign his position," said Sen. José Rodriguez, a Demo…
Check out this explorer for snapshots of some of the most interesting legislative primaries. #txlege #tx2018 #earlyvoting bit.ly/2sK7Cyl
RT @TexasTribAbby: To be clear, and we've added the context, the DCCC statement is directed at a 2014 Washingtonian piece in which Moser wr…
KIPP co-founder Mike Feinberg has been fired over sexual misconduct allegations, officials for the charter school network said in a Thursday letter: bit.ly/2ELKx41
RT @alexis_levinson: Important things: The Texas primaries are a wk from Tuesday. @TexasTribAbby is chronicling it all in its wild and weir…
RT @amanbatheja: Crazy news: In rare move, national Democrats come out against primary candidate Laura Moser in bid for US Rep. John Culber…
RT @TexasTribAbby: DCCC spox on why the committee is posting opposition research on one of its own: "Unfortunately, Laura Moser’s outright…
RT @PatrickSvitek: Wowza — @DCCC goes on the record to bash #TX07 Democratic candidate @lcmoser: "Moser’s outright disgust for life in Texa…
RT @marissaaevans: Worth noting that @TXCatholic is not telling parishes to stop anti-abortion work...just don’t necessarily do it with @TX…
UPDATE: Texas Senate Democrats are calling for their Democratic colleague Carlos Uresti to resign after he was convicted today of 11 felonies. bit.ly/2CD7f8q
RT @marissaaevans: Interesting times. @TXCatholic telling parishes to stay away from @TXRightToLife for three reasons: 1) conflicts on a…
How Texas students are protesting gun violence after the Florida school shooting: trib.it/69 #txlege https://t.co/yqILE2Ui5u
Join us for a Texas-themed Trivia Night at @TheDriskill on Texas Independence Day, March 2! Details & registration at bit.ly/2DQTqEI #ttevents https://t.co/E1rK6D2kNU
NEW: In a rare move, national Democrats have come out against primary candidate Laura Moser in her bid for John Culberson's seat. Democrats locally and nationally have worried that Moser is too liberal to carry a race. trib.it/67 https://t.co/xrYcIOUeeu
RT @emmaplatoff: @CarlosUresti BREAKING: Texas Senate Democratic Caucus calls on Uresti to resign. https://t.co/EWOcyz1ifq
Baylor University officials say suggestion the school destroyed evidence is unfounded bit.ly/2EI3vbw
RT @TexasTribAbby: The DCCC is going nuclear on a Democratic Congressional candidate in Texas. In three cycles of covering these races, I a…
BREAKING: Gov. Greg Abbott has spared the life of death row inmate Thomas Whitaker less than an hour before his scheduled execution. trib.it/66 #txlege https://t.co/8VrrWFq72B
The Florida school shooting reignited the national debate about gun control — and the role the NRA plays. You may be wondering how much money gun-rights groups like the NRA give Texas elected officials. Turns out: It isn't very much. #txlege #tx2018 trib.it/65 https://t.co/O7RJOfswok
RT @jsmccullou: Breaking: @GovAbbott has changed the death sentence of Thomas Whitaker to life in prison. It’s the first time a Texas death…
In Texas, you can vote in either party’s primary. Could that affect who ends up on the general election ballot? bit.ly/2EZpDgM via @TexasStandard
RT @amanbatheja: Texas reporters right now: –Monitoring fallout from a state senator getting convicted of 11 felonies –Waiting to see if th…
The sprawling Senate District 2 offers a glimpse at how a few West Texas billionaires are trying to tip the Legislature in a very different and much more hard-right direction. bit.ly/2F10XVs via @dallasnews
RT @PatrickSvitek: Update: @DrewSpringer wants @EstesForTexas to take down this ad and apologize for it. Springer statement: "Campaign seas…
RT @PatrickSvitek: New -- @DanPatrick statement on Uresti verdict -- says he's stripping Uresti of his committee assignments effectively im…
President Donald Trump won state House District 47 by fewer than 200 votes. Is this conservative stronghold about to become a swing district? #txlege #tx2018 #earlyvoting bit.ly/2sIjS2e https://t.co/hrpmE0aOXB
RT @jsmccullou: @moodyforelpaso @GregAbbott_TX State Rep. @leachfortexas, a Republican, said he also wants Gov. Abbott to spare Thomas Whit…
New in TribTalk: "As conservatives, we don’t like it when Washington passes unfunded mandates on the states. As conservatives, we shouldn’t like it when Austin does the same to local government." bit.ly/2EYVYEt
State and local governments are getting higher grades than the federal government for their responses to #HurricaneHarvey. #txlege bit.ly/2EYevko
State Sen. Carlos Uresti says he will “absolutely” appeal the jury’s decision after he was found guilty of multiple felonies. #txlege trib.it/64 https://t.co/YabJ7bk5nY
Thomas Whitaker’s life is in the governor’s hands as the clock ticks toward his Thursday night execution. #txlege trib.it/63
RT @amanbatheja: Governor of Texas just appointed a man named Peter Lake as chairman of the Texas Water Development Board.
LIVE: @bobbycblanchard is talking with @byjayroot about campaign finance reporting! #txlege #tx2018 facebook.com/texastribune/v…
Can you guess who will win these Texas primaries? Play Political Pick'em with the @TexasTribune and you could win #TribFest18 tickets + a private tour of @LBJLibrary! bit.ly/2ERaiiq #txlege #tx2018 #earlyvoting https://t.co/5OGHILqaq5
RT @MWatkinsTrib: State Sen. Carlos Uresti says he will “absolutely appeal” and has no immediate plans to step down from his seat after bei…
RT @IAmATexan1: Tune in to @TexasTribune for live interview with @Patterson4TX right now. #bootbush https://t.co/teI86OlQ86
BREAKING: Sen. @CarlosUresti is found guilty on all 11 felony charges, opening up the possibility of years in federal prison. trib.it/62 #txlege https://t.co/jdc9OqzkEt
RT @emmaplatoff: BREAKING: State Sen. @CarlosUresti is GUILTY of ALL 11 felony charges — including several counts of wire fraud and money l…
RT @emmaplatoff: Uresti just entered the courtroom. Both defendants and their attorneys are now here. If convicted on even one felony coun…
We're about to get a verdict in the @CarlosUresti trial. Watch this space for news. twitter.com/emmaplatoff/st…
RT @emmaplatoff: BREAKING: Jurors have reached a verdict in the criminal fraud trial of state Sen. @CarlosUresti. Expecting it in about 15…
Most Texans believe immigrants are good for the state, but only 15 percent believe more legal immigrants should be admitted into the country. #txlege #tx2018 bit.ly/2F1gpkx https://t.co/9sxifolXDv
"We do not have a gun problem, but we do have a nut job problem." –@Patterson4TX #txlege #ttevents #tx2018 #earlyvoting https://t.co/gKPAlElimk
@Patterson4TX did not vote for @realDonaldTrump. He said he wrote in @Evan_McMullin. #txlege #tx2018 #ttevents #earlyvoting https://t.co/4qJpHuNKJG
@Patterson4TX says he thinks he would have been able to pass a #bathroombill if he was lt. gov. #txlege #tx2018 #earlyvoting #ttevents https://t.co/AZJ65kzDFp
@Patterson4TX criticizes George P. Bush for being opposed to tapping the Rainy Day Fund. #txlege #tx2018 #ttevents #earlyvoting https://t.co/9yju8l4lJo
RT @claireallbright: The draft audit was highly critical of how Land Commissioner George P. Bush handles day-to-day operations of the Alamo…
RT @claireallbright: "You're not going to find that out," Patterson said at a @TexasTribune event with @evanasmith when asked if someone lo…
“We’re sick and tired of moving monuments.” — @Patterson4TX #txlege #ttevents #tx2018 #earlyvoting https://t.co/kAuFzbA8s9
Where has George P. Bush gone wrong with the Alamo? #txlege #tx2018 #ttevents #earlyvoting https://t.co/T8TF54De4i
Next Tuesday night, 2/27: @TexasTribune @Rivardreport @klrn hosting Democratic candidate forum in #CD23, feat. @jayhulings @ginaortizjones @JudyforTexas @ricktd23 eventbrite.com/e/a-democratic… #txlege #tx2018
Two more awesome jobs open at @TexasTribune! We’re hiring an audience analyst and a manager of memberships and subscriptions. Never forget: It’s fun as hell to work here. Plus there’s our amazing mission texastribune.org/jobs/audience-… texastribune.org/jobs/manager-m…
RT @jamesrhenson: Some tabs on the 2018 Republican Land Commissioner Primary race (February 2018 UT / @TexasTribune Poll) Use w/ caution:…
 
 
 
 
 
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