Tribpedia: Bob Lanier

Bob Lanier, born 1925, is a retired real estate developer and a popular former three-term mayor of Houston. Lanier served three two-year terms as mayor from 1992 to 1998, winning reelections by large margins, before the city's term limits forced him from office.

Lanier defeated incumbent Kathy Whitmire in the 1991 city election, and then state Rep. Sylvester Turner ...

The Brief: Dec. 22, 2014

Former HHSC Inspector General Doug Wilson, left, and his former second-in-command, Jack Stick.
Former HHSC Inspector General Doug Wilson, left, and his former second-in-command, Jack Stick.

The Austin American-Statesman and Houston Chronicle delved further in their Sunday editions into the circumstances around the no-bid Medicaid fraud software contract awarded to Austin technology firm 21CT.