was a 2017-18 reporting fellow at The Texas Tribune after graduating from the University of Wisconsin at Madison, where she studied journalism and Latin American studies. She previously worked as an editor at The Badger Herald, where she led the paper’s news and feature reporting. She also worked as an investigative intern at Wisconsin Watch where she won a Milwaukee Press Club Award for her reporting on gun regulations in Wisconsin. She also spent a few months in D.C. as an intern at The Chronicle of Higher Education before coming to Austin.
"We know that this is not going to be a normal legislative interim," Texas House Speaker Joe Straus said Thursday as he directed House committees to research policy issues related to Hurricane Harvey. Full Story
Therapists who work with disabled children in their homes saw a glimmer of hope this year, when Texas lawmakers decided to restore some of the funds they cut for such services in 2015. It was short-lived. Full Story