In a landmark legal case, Harris County has agreed to release the vast majority of misdemeanor arrestees instead of locking them up. But reformers aren’t done yet.
The National Voter Registration Act prohibits removing ineligible voters from voter rolls within 90 days of a federal election. That’s just what the Harris County registrar tried to do.
That’s one way to do outreach to voters who may feel alienated by the presumptive Republican nominee for President.
That’s definitely not how anyone saw that investigation going.
According to Blanca Borrego's family, she was taken into an exam room where sheriff's deputies were waiting for her.
Lots of bad news—often caught on camera.
After the Houston Chronicle's shocking and revealing depiction of what can happen with a grand jury, the Greater Houston Coalition for Justice is pushing for change.
Mimi Swartz on how the rise of our cities will lead to a new kind of government.
For years Harris County politics has been controlled by a small group of political operatives and consultants. Foremost among these is Steven Hotze, a doctor who heads an organization called the Conservative Republicans of Texas (CRT). The CRT and other groups Hotze is affiliated with send out mailers…