Houston Matters

Texas House Walkout Enters Rolls On, Threatens Entire Special Session Agenda (July 14, 2021)

Posted on · On Wednesday's show: We get the latest on the walkout as the remaining members of the House voted to send for missing Democrats -- and have them arrested if necessary. Plus we discuss the week's other political stories. And a sleep expert answers your questions.

Houston Matters

Democrats Leaving The State To Block Controversial Legislation (July 13, 2021)

Posted on · On Tuesday's show: State lawmakers look to break quorum in the special session of the Texas Legislature in a second attempt to block controversial GOP legislation critics have slammed as voter suppression.

COVID-19 In Texas

Allocating $16 Billion In Coronavirus Relief Funds Will Be Part Of Special Legislative Session In The Fall, Gov. Greg Abbott Says

Posted on · Abbott already planned to call a special session later in the year for the Legislature to do its decennial redrawing of Texas political maps.