New in The Texas Tribune
• Perry Calls Third Special Session, Focuses on Transportation Funding: "Just over an hour after lawmakers ended their second 30-day special session of the year, Gov. Rick Perry on Tuesday called lawmakers back for a third one, with transportation funding the only issue on the agenda."
• Evidence of Excrement Remains Elusive: "Debate continues over whether visitors to the Capitol on July 12 attempted to sneak in containers of human feces. The Department of Public Safety is seeking to withhold information about the alleged incident."