U.S. District Judge David Bunning ordered Kentucky to pay attorney fees for same-sex couples who were denied marriage licenses by Kim Davis.
Equality Texas, Human Rights Campaign, the ACLU of Texas, the Texas Freedom Network and the Transgender Education Network of Texas holds a press conference this morning,
Special session kicks off in Austin as hundreds rally outside the Capitol DAVID TAFFET | Senior Staff Writer firstname.lastname@example.org The special session of the Texas Legislature that convened this week in Austin offers some interesting parallels to what’s going … Continue reading
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Denton writer compiles interviews that trace the career of Dolly Parton DAVID TAFFET | Senior Staff Writer firstname.lastname@example.org In the Ladies Home Journal, Jim Jerome described Dolly Parton as Patsy Kline in Jessica Rabbit’s body. What editor Randy L. … Continue reading
Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings announced his committee assignments for city council members for the new term. The council has recessed for July and reconvenes in August.
The national Episcopal Church denounced the bathroom bills that the Texas Senate is considering. Presiding Bishop Michael Curry and the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings, president of the House of Deputies, urged Speaker of the House Joe Straus to continue opposing the discriminatory proposals.
City Manager T.C. Broadnax named Detroit Deputy Police Chief U. Renee Hall as the new chief of Dallas Police Department.
About 1,000 people protested the opening of the Texas Legislature including supporters of Planned Parenthood, education funding, trees, immigration reform and other issues that will be addressed in the special session that began today (July 18).
State Rep. Eric Johnson called the special session of the Texas Legislature a “Million-dollar 30-day taxpayer-funded political commercial.”