Houston Matters

How Immigration Reform Could Impact Houston

Posted on · Last week, the U.S. Senate passed an immigration reform bill that would both ramp up security along the U.S. border with Mexico, and pave the way towards citizenship for millions of people already living here illegally. We’ll discuss the political and cultural implications of such proposed legislation, and what it means, in particular, for Houstonians.


Bill To Allow Concealed Guns At College Gains Traction

Posted on · College students with concealed handgun licenses could soon be able to carry their weapons onto public university campuses here in Texas. Under bills in both the state house and senate, public college campuses would no longer be off-limits for concealed-carry license holders. Predictably, those bills are creating some robust debate, as Jack Williams reports.