Marjorie Kamys Cotera

Racing Commission Future Still Unclear

Unless lawmakers come up with a deal soon to keep it funded, the Texas Racing Commission is prepared to close down tomorrow. That means all Texas racetracks will be forced to close as well.

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Jean Antoine Théodore de Gudin

Buried Treasure: State Budget Hides a Mystery

Lawmakers approved giving $200,000 to a community college that doesn't want it to fund a maritime museum that doesn't exist, and now the Legislative Budget Board may scuttle Gov. Greg Abbott's bid to reclaim the loot.

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