New in The Texas Tribune:
• Court: Texas Redistricting Maps Don't Protect Minority Voters: "Texas lawmakers didn’t comply with the Voting Rights Act when they drew new maps for congressional, state Senate and state House districts, a federal appeals court in Washington, D.C., ruled Tuesday."
• Dewhurst Plans to Run for Re-election: "Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, after getting a standing ovation by the Texas Republican delegation in Florida, announced Tuesday that he plans to run for re-election."
• Dewhurst Declares Support for School Choice Legislation: "Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, throwing some red meat to conservatives after his bruising defeat ...