Monday, October 26th, 2015
Processed meats such as bacon and hot dogs cause cancer in humans, according to the World Health Organization — but consumers shouldn't worry about it, according to Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller.
Tuesday, January 13th, 2015
In his first official act as Agriculture Commissioner, Sid Miller granted full amnesty to cupcakes. Miller was seeking to reassure Texas parents that it's legal to bring cupcakes and other treats to school — and that he'll...
Wednesday, May 28th, 2014
After 16 years in statewide office, Republican Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst lost a bitterly fought battle to State Sen. Dan Patrick of Houston. In the GOP attorney general race, state Sen. Ken Paxton prevailed over State Rep....
Friday, March 14th, 2014
Texas Democratic leaders tried to keep Kinky Friedman off of their November ticket, for fear voters will not take him seriously. But if he wins a runoff for agriculture commissioner in May, he might offer them their...
Monday, January 18th, 2010
Campaigning to be the state's Agriculture Commissioner, Kinky Friedman, the iconoclastic author and singer who twice ran for governor, will speak to Texas State University's College Democrats this week.