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January 28, 2017

The runaround, the spokesman

On Jan. 25, I filed a FOIA request with the USDA's Agricultural Research Service, which in recent days has been under fire for ordering scientists not to speak to the public about their work, then later reversing course and lifting the gag order
November 1, 2016

Referendum could protect against ‘Elevator Man’ swindles

The victims of Bobby Johnson — the infamous North Texas swindler of grain elevator fame — likely understand the benefit of entering into grain insurance programs.
November 1, 2016

Business partner of mayoral candidate convicted again for DWI

Stephen Santellana says he conferred with the city attorney before voting on a contract for a business associate.
October 19, 2016

Federal judge blocks transgender guidance nationwide

A federal judge has affirmed that an injunction against the Obama administration in Texas v. United States can be applied nationwide.