Union officials apparently believe they can run the insurance program better. City officials see the issue in basic insurance terms: as a matter of risk, Rick Casey writes in a commentary.
In their opening offers on wages and health care, the fire union and the City clearly aren’t speaking to each other. My guess is they’re speaking to The Arbitrator.
The far Northside district has long been a bastion of chamber-of-commerce style conservatives, but Councilman John Courage broke the mold.
President Trump declared a border emergency, but Texas can provide a longer view of the range of things that might legally be considered “emergencies.”
Republicans for years have been in maniacal pursuit of widespread voter fraud. It makes fools of them, writes Rick Casey.
A late-1980s law that was born out of a molestation case against a Catholic priest could help prevent church authorities from covering up sex crimes today.
Some politicians have always understood that if they kept their noses clean while in public service, they could be richly rewarded when they left it.
The consequences of supporting Trump have already begun for IBC Bank head Dennis Nixon and his business colleagues, starting with the government shutdown.
For the first time in a decade, the Texas Legislature has opened its session without San Antonio’s Joe Straus in the powerful post of Speaker of the House. Happily, his spirit is still strong in Austin.
Elizondo became a close ally who helped Wolff transform county government from a medieval circus of competing fiefdoms into something of a modern big-city powerhouse.