The magazine’s investigative piece about Koch Industries’ Flint Hills refinery in Corpus Christi prompted the company to fire back a response to the article.
If ever there was a clear-cut case for getting rid of the Texas Enterprise Fund, it is Rick Perry’s decision to give Chevron, one of the world’s richest corporations, a $12 million TEF grant.
The Texas Observer’s Melissa del Bosque traveled to the Juárez Valley, where the murder rate is 1,600 people killed per 100,000 inhabitants, to report on the violent drug war gripping the region.
The DIY filmmaker raises his own bar with the creation of the cable television channel El Rey, which is geared to the English-speaking Latino market.
Six burros and their handlers marched up Lavaca Street to the Capitol, a furry showing of opposition to TPWD’s feral burro-eradication program.