New in The Texas Tribune:
• Petitioners Renew Talk of Texas Secession: "A petition calling for Texas to 'peacefully' withdraw from the United States of America was filed on a White House website Friday. It already has enough signatures to warrant an official response."
• Despite "Green" Label, Austin a Growing Oil Hub: "Despite its 'Keep Austin Weird' slogan and passion for clean energy, Austin is increasingly attracting oil and gas companies thanks to its entrepreneurial bent and reputation as a fun place to live."
• Two Faces of the Republican Party: "The state's top two legislative leaders reflect the split in ...