83rd Legislative Session

 Graphic by Todd Wiseman

CPRIT Foundation Releases List of Donors

The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas Foundation — a nonprofit that supplements the salaries of the leaders at the state’s beleaguered $3 billion cancer research agency — released a full list of its donors on Thursday.

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 Graphic by Ben Hasson / Bob Daemmrich / Todd Wiseman

Watch the 83rd Legislative Session Live

Can’t get enough of the Texas Lege? Starting Tuesday, you’ll be able to view live video streams of the House and Senate on The Texas Tribune whenever the chambers are in session. The House and Senate convene at noon CST.

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 Graphic by Todd Wiseman / Spencer Selvidge

New Legislature Faces a New Set of Priorities

With improving fiscal conditions and redistricting in the rearview, lawmakers are approaching 2013 with pressing policy questions, from whether to introduce private school vouchers to whether to implement key provisions of federal health reform.

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