"The suburbs are key because everybody else is locked in," says Richard Murray, a pollster and a political science professor at the University of Houston. Texas's cities are blue and our rural areas are red, but the suburbs are the political no-man's-land.
2 weeks ago, amid the coronavirus pandemic, about 70 students from the University of Texas at Austin partied in Mexico on spring break. Now, 28 of them have tested positive for the virus and dozens more are under quarantine.
Dozens of spring breakers chartered a plane for a trip to Mexico, ignoring officials' public health advice. Now, 44 of these people have tested positive for coronavirus — all of them University of Texas at Austin students, a university spokesman said.
An ex-fraternity president who allegedly raped a 19-year-old Baylor University student in 2016 walked free on Monday; a Texas judge accepted a plea deal to a lesser charge. Jacob Anderson will pay a $400 fine. has more
Congratulations to Heather Wilson, who is the sole finalist to become the next President of University of Texas at El Paso effective September 1, 2019. Heather has done an absolutely fantastic job...