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Ever hear something about Texas politics or public policy and wonder what it is? Ask Texplainer.
Did it just get easier for governmental agencies in Texas to delay releasing public information?
... you aren't among the 40 percent of Texans who don't use the Internet, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Only Mississippi and West Virginia have a lower percentage of residents using the Web.
A lawmaker who has fought to regulate "stun guns" last year got a TASER from the company's lobbyist.
Getting a look at correspondence, documents, reports, etc. related to death row inmate Hank Skinner's case is proving more difficult than I imagined.
Her office is studying efforts to release raw data in New York and San Francisco for ideas.
We've added a few new features to our campaign donations app, including the ability to filter the search results by the donation amount, year and donor type.