The 24th amendment prohibiting the poll tax on voters has been formally approved by the state of Texas—more than four decades later.
The Polaris Academy in Houston, a KIPP school, has made significant academic gains in its first two years.
The uncertain future of funding sexual assault programs through strip club fees.
The Legislature takes up photo and live lineup identification procedures in criminal cases.
Diversionary programs such as drug courts, which provide treatment-based alternatives for non-violent criminals to prisons, remain critically underfunded.
If UTMB’s trauma center really is slated to reopen, the hospital will have a few questions to answer.