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Elected Officials Directory
Bios, contact information and more for the occupants of the state’s highest offices.
Government Salaries Explorer
Review the compensation of hundreds of thousands of state and municipal employees in Texas.
Texas Public Schools Explorer
Demographics, academic performance, college readiness and average teacher salaries for Texas' public schools.
Texas Prison Inmates
Explore Texas’ prison units, and learn more about the inmates housed inside them.
Faces of Death Row
Learn more about the inmates currently on Texas' death row.
Tracking Texas’ Execution Drugs
With execution drugs in short supply across the nation, we're keeping watch on the state’s supply.
Boomtown, Flood Town
Unchecked development remains a priority in Houston, creating short-term economic gains for some while increasing flood risks for everyone.
Hell and High Water
An interactive look at the terrible consequences of a Katrina-like hurricane slamming into the Houston Ship Channel.
Review where eight public Texas universities' athletics department money is going and how much is being earned back.
Higher Ed Outcomes
Learn about the education outcomes of every student who started eighth grade in a Texas public school during eight academic years (1997 through 2005).