Helen Giddings

Check out the highlights of our symposium on Texas women

We're livestreaming our Dallas event At the Table: A Symposium on Texas Women as we explore the impacts of the current political climate on Texas women in the workplace, in the doctor’s office and on the campaign trail with top women leaders including U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand.

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 Bob Daemmrich for The Texas Tribune

House backs Giddings measure targeting "lunch shaming"

After several failed attempts and compromises during the legislative session, Rep. Helen Giddings finally succeeded in getting the House to pass a measure that targets "lunch shaming" in schools.

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 Marjorie Kamys Cotera

Updated: The 2012 Holdouts List

Some are waiting to see what the courts will do. Others want to see if any opponents surface. Regardless, with six days to go until the filing deadline, how many incumbents haven't filed yet? A whole bunch.

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