Volunteers help the Garrison family handle 1,000-1,500 bottles of bourbon per day and they are rewarded with free samples of and discounts on Garrison Brothers’ product.
State leaders pour a lot of energy into anti-sex-trafficking rhetoric, but most of their focus has been on convicting pimps, not rehabilitating their prey.
Three convicted traffickers describe the power they wield over victims and the attractions of what they call “the lifestyle.”
The struggle is real for Yolanda White.She prays every day her car makes it to her job at Lufkin State Supported Living Center.
Editor’s note: This story has been updated throughout.
Not everyone at the National Mall was experiencing the moment overwhelmed with the partisan baggage of the last two decades.
Texas has the highest sulfur dioxide emissions from power plants in the country.
Latinos make up 38% of Texas’ population, yet voter turnout among that group has consistently lagged behind others in the state for decades.
After five years of landing on the state’s list of low-performing schools, a tiny South Texas district that drew national headlines for cutting its sports program to ward off closure is now meeting state academic standards.
With the first day of school looming, Texas will go to court on Friday and begin pressing its argument that the Obama administration strayed outside the law by ordering public schools to accommodate transgender students.