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Elections

Abbott to call for credit for massive online courses

Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott will call for students to receive college credit for taking massive open online courses — often referred to as "MOOCs&quo

Analysis: A lot of races, but not as much drama

The elections are coming, but voters in most regions can go back to sleep — at least when it comes to down-ballot contests: Only a handful of legislative and congressional races are competitive.

On environment issues, Bush takes more moderate tone

On the campaign trail in Texas for a little-known statewide office, George P.

Rick Perry takes back tweet

Texas Gov. Rick Perry's Twitter account sent a disparaging graphic of Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg Sunday night. Less than an hour later, he followed up with a tweet calling the graphic unauthorized.

Secretive group launches pro-Perry site

A secretive nonprofit, which until recently has been known solely for its efforts to unseat New York Democrats, has launched an online campaign in support of

Perry lawyers will challenge indictment next week

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Five things to know about Perry indictment

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Business sees pros of Lieutenant Governor candidates

On the campaign trail, state Sens.

New ruling keeps old travel records secret

After critics raised a stink about the tax dollars being spent to provide security for Gov.

The Brief: Cruz/ Perry rivalry warms up

The rivalry between U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz and Gov. Rick Perry warmed up over the weekend.

Analysis: Timing of speculation not on Van de Putte's side

This tale begins with a denial. “Under no circumstance will I be running for mayor of San Antonio. I will be in the Senate come January 2015.”

Dynamic of City Council could change with new representative

With Claudia Ordaz now set to take District 6 Rep. Eddie Holguin's place, the entire dynamic of the district and City Council could change.

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Patrick, Van de Putte hone their immigration messages

As the recent surge of Central Americans entering the country illegally through Texas’ border with Mexico has drawn national attentio

Analysis: On the Democratic ticket, watch the co-pilot

It is easy to find people inside and outside the Texas Democratic Party who think state Sen.