State of Texas

Grand Jury Indicts Perry Over Integrity Unit Veto

Aug 15, 2014
The judge set to hear an appeal in former Governor Rick Perry is facing recusal questions due to working for Perry.
NPR

Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout. 

A grand jury indicted Gov. Rick Perry on Friday on two felony counts, alleging he abused his power by threatening to veto funding for the state's anti-corruption prosecutors unless Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg, who had pleaded guilty to drunk driving, stepped down from office. 

Should coaches top pay scale?

May 10, 2013
http://deadspin.com/infographic-is-your-states-highest-paid-employee-a-co-489635228 / Deadspin

According to a recent article published on Deadspin.com, in 40 out of 50 states coaches are the highest paid state employees. The guys discuss what this means economically, socially, and morally, and then end the show with a discussion of the Texas Rangers' current situation.

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal aid has been made available to the State of Texas to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area affected by wildfires beginning on August 30, 2011, and continuing.

Texas Department of Agriculture’s Hay Hotline to offer hay pricing, listings for donated forage, transportation information and available grazing lands