The Houston mayor understands the wisdom of maintaining good relations even with people you disagree with again and again.
Austin nonprofit Southwest Key wants to open a facility for immigrant children in Houston’s East End. Mayor Sylvester Turner has other ideas.
in a state known for austerity, how can Texas's largest cities be nearly broke?
Houston greets its new mayor, Sylvester Turner, with a host of big-city problems.
The election only determines who will lead the nation's fourth-largest city, no big deal.
With eyes filled with tears, state Representative Sylvester Turner bid his House colleagues farewell today after 26 years of service.
The Texas Legislative Black Caucus is not happy with proposed interim House map, but some argue that African Americans are fairly represented.
The governor rejected calls to revisit school finance issues during his Tuesday media blitz, but his critics say he also overstated current funding levels.
If the purpose of the House budget bill was Shock-and-Awe, it achieved maximum success: House Democrats wasted no time identifying the many, many Doomsday scenarios that would result if state programs are cut to fit available revenue. No room for grandma at the nursing home. No financial aid for worthy…
Sylvester Turner went to the Public Utility Commission yesterday to argue for a petition he had filed asking the PUC to declare a moratorium on electricity disconnections for certain customers for the remainder of the summer. The customers that would be covered included low-income seniors (up to 125% of the…