The Brief

The Evening Brief: Texas Headlines for Sept. 13, 2013

Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples visits the Senate on Jan. 8, 2013, the opening day of the 83rd legislative session.
Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples visits the Senate on Jan. 8, 2013, the opening day of the 83rd legislative session.

Your evening reading: Staples hits Dewhurst over U.S. Senate race; Cruz advocating middle ground on immigration reform; legal group taking on Texas National Guard's same-sex benefits decision

The Evening Brief: Texas Headlines for Sept. 12, 2013

Dave Carney, a former top political strategist for Gov. Rick Perry, speaking to a reporter after the Republican presidential debate at Dartmouth College on Oct. 11, 2011.
Dave Carney, a former top political strategist for Gov. Rick Perry, speaking to a reporter after the Republican presidential debate at Dartmouth College on Oct. 11, 2011.

Your evening reading: Democrats slam tweet from Abbott adviser; FreedomWorks endorses Sessions' Tea Party opponent; Cornyn opposes Summers for Fed post

The Evening Brief: Texas Headlines for Sept. 10, 2013

Texas Supreme Court justices listen to the State of the Judiciary speech on February 23, 2011.
Texas Supreme Court justices listen to the State of the Judiciary speech on February 23, 2011.

Your evening reading: Hecht to replace Jefferson as chief justice of Texas Supreme Court; Cornyn faces pressure over Syria; Stockman says he'll vote for military action if Obama returns Nobel prize