Friday, Aug. 17:

  • Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson at Hill's Cafe in Austin (6-10 p.m.)
  • Texas Fresh Start tax amnesty period ends

Sunday, Aug. 19:

  • Gary Johnson in Houston, Tracy Gee Community Center (5:30 p.m.)

Monday, Aug. 20:

  • Texas Republican Party's Victory 2012 Kickoff event; Harris County GOP headquarters, Houston (11 a.m.)
  • Town hall meeting hosted by U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions; Granville Arts Center, Garland (6:30 p.m.)

Tuesday, Aug. 21:

The Texas Tribune thanks its sponsors. Become one.

  • Texas Public Policy Foundation party for site relaunching; Austin (2:30-3:30 p.m.)
  • Fundraiser for House candidate Bennett Ratliff; Austin (4:30-6:30 p.m.)

Wednesday, Aug. 22:

  • House Defense and Veterans' Affairs Committee hearing (10 a.m.)
  • Fundraiser for House candidate Travis Clardy; Austin (4:30-6:30 p.m.)

Thursday, Aug. 23:

  • Fundraiser for House candidates Kyle KacalKen King and Jason Villalba; Austin (4-5:30 p.m.)

Texas Tribune donors or members may be quoted or mentioned in our stories, or may be the subject of them. For a complete list of contributors, click here.