Republican congressman is among the most vulnerable in the nation.
The restauranteur nabbed chef Rebecca Meeker--formerly the chef de Cuisine at David Bull's Congress--to be a chef and project manager at the Austin landmark Jeffrey's.
And he wouldn't have it any other way. The Humble congressman is an “oratory throwback,” infamous for giving a record number of speeches in the House.
The Texas Republican gave his last impassioned speech on the House floor Wednesday.
The former Astros pitcher's testimony in the federal perjury trial of Roger Clemens didn't help the prosecution, but was it different from what Pettitte said to Congress in 2008?
The congressman breaks from the campaign trail to question the Federal Reserve Chairman at a House Financial Services committee hearing.
But does the U.S. Supreme Court Justice’s request for briefs mean he might rule in the state’s favor?
The senior editor on beer gardens, communal dining, and escargots.
White tablecloths. Street food. Small portions. Lots and lots of innards. The only thing the ten best new Texas restaurants have in common is a willingness to prove that there is no such thing as a “Texas restaurant.” But when the escargots with fennel purée are this good, who cares?
It happened in twelve steps, which is not surprising, given the legendary Lufkin lawmaker’s history with booze, broads, and bad behavior. For now, at least, it's taking.