Senator John Whitmire accuses two Republican senators of trying to use a new ethics bill as political payback.
Texas Senate votes 20-11 to turn prosecution of state officials corruption cases over to hometown judges, juries and prosecutors.
I have to admire the Tribune‘s Ross Ramsey. If you have to adopt a cause, you might as well make it a hopeless one. In Ramsey’s case, it’s ethics reform. I’m going to make a small suggestion that might spur the Ethics Commission to action. Two high-profile cases
There are relatively few safeguards against a legislator’s potential conflict of interest turning into an actual conflict of interest.
Ann Richards gets ready for prime time.