The Texas Tribune

Conservative Think Tank Leader Says Schools Should Reopen Since Most Texans Dying From COVID-19 Are Elderly or Hispanic

In an interview, Vance Ginn said the intention of his Twitter thread was to outline the more thorough data provided by the state. He also said his tweet with a GIF was “woefully taken out of context out of bad faith.”

  • Jul 28, 2020
  • 9:30 PM

Undocumented Immigrants Behind on Their Rent Are Self-Evicting Across Texas

Without money to pay rent, facing pressures from landlords and afraid of courts, people without legal immigration status have limited options.

  • Jul 27, 2020
  • 2:08 PM

Immigration Judges Sue Trump Administration Alleging Their Free Speech Rights Have Been Violated

The lawsuit cites a 2020 Department of Justice policy that prohibits judges from speaking about policy or law, even in their personal capacities.

  • Jul 2, 2020
  • 2:54 PM

For These Texas Organizers and Officials, Defunding the Police Means Remedying Effects of Racism

Some Texas cities are eyeing cuts to police department budgets to fund social services like housing assistance, mental health services and job training.

  • Jun 16, 2020
  • 2:54 PM

Joe Biden Tells Texas Democrats ‘We Have a Real Chance to Turn the State Blue’

Biden addressed the Texas Democratic Party’s online state convention Saturday.

  • Jun 8, 2020
  • 4:55 PM

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