Friday, February 3rd, 2017
A Central Texas congressman has scheduled a committee hearing next week “to examine the Environmental Protection Agency’s process for evaluating and using science during its regulatory decision making activities.”
Thursday, August 11th, 2016
Congressional ethics investigators have decided to take a further look at U.S. Rep. Roger Williams, an Austin Republican who represents western Hays County, over a legislative amendment he pushed that allegedly benefited his car dealership. Williams, who...
Tuesday, December 8th, 2015
Christmas elves, pirates and scientists gathered Monday to present climate change skeptic U.S. Rep. Lamar Smith, R-San Antonio, with a fake award from the “Flat Earth Foundation of Texas.”
Tuesday, August 11th, 2015
U.S. Rep. Roger Williams, an Austin Republican who represents the western half of Hays County, will meet this week with business groups in Wimberley and Dripping Springs.
Sunday, June 21st, 2015
Mark one potential challenger off the list: State Sen. Donna Campbell says she’s not interested in the veteran San Antonio lawmaker’s seat in the U.S. House of Representatives
Friday, June 6th, 2014
WITH VIDEO | Infuriated by new allegations of dysfunction at a San Antonio veterans hospital, U.S. Rep. Lamar Smith fired off a letter on Thursday insisting that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ acting inspector general demonstrate...
Sunday, May 18th, 2014
An ongoing investigation into claims that U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs employees falsified records to conceal waiting lists that left veterans languishing for months without medical care should be expanded to include a clinic in Austin and...
Sunday, March 2nd, 2014
U.S. Rep. Lamar Smith has been presented with a True Blue Award by the Family Research Council, an institutional anchor of the values voter movement.
Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
Speaking last week at a dropout prevention conference in a hotel ballroom a few miles from his new congressional office, U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro, D-San Antonio, cracked one of his familiar self-deprecating jokes: “In case you’re wondering,...
Thursday, February 14th, 2013
The Tennessee congressman embroiled in a mini-scandal today for sending, then deleting, sappy Tweets to a 24-year-old Texas State University student says the woman is his secret daughter.