Elise Hu

Bartlett Calls for GOP Inclusiveness

Dan Bartlett, George W. Bush's communications director and counselor, talks with the Tribune's Evan Smith about the intra-party struggle between conservatives and moderates in the Republican party. (To listen to the full thirty-minute interview with Bartlett, see related stories.) Full Story 
Jacob Villanueva

El Paso shuffle

State Sen. Eliot Shapleigh's decision not to run for reelection in 2010 sets the stage for Democratic showdowns among El Paso politicos. Full Story 
Elise Hu/Justin Dehn

KBH calls for contribution cap

Waco, TX. October 5, 2009. U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison calls for a cap on campaign contributions in Texas. Currently there's no limit on how much you can give to candidates for state offices, with the exception of judicial races. Full Story 
Elise Hu/Justin Dehn

The (Texas Tribune) Office

Introducing 'the office' of The Texas Tribune, a non-profit journalism organization focused on Texas public policy and politics. Full Story 
Elise Hu/Justin Dehn

KBH on resigning

October 6, 2009, Waco, Texas. US Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison responds to a question on when she'll resign from the Senate to concentrate on running for Texas governor. Previously she said she'd resign by October or November. Full Story