Season 2005

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Special Session

The Home Stretch

The home stretch begins as the Legislature moves towards adjournment.

The Home Stretch

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Special Session

Bloggers

Bloggers. Who are they and what is their role in covering Texas politics?

Bloggers

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Special Session

Legislative Review

As the Legislature moves into its final month, Special Session reviews the week's events.

Legislative Review

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Special Session

The Battle Over Abortion

Featuring a short documentary focused on a Planned Parenthood clinic in Waco, Texas...

The Battle Over Abortion

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Special Session

Human Services

When the state legislature made billions of dollars in cuts to balance the last budget...

Human Services

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Special Session

Hispanic Politics

If Hispanic voters are becoming the key to the future of state politics, which way are...

Hispanic Politics

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Special Session

George Christian Speaks

More than two months into the session, it's time to see where things are going.

George Christian Speaks

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Special Session

School Finance In The Balance

School finance is on everybody's mind in Austin. Everyone has ideas about how to fix...

School Finance In The Balance

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Special Session

Are Any Democrats Out There?

Texas was once a one-party Democratic state, but there's not a single Democrat in...

Are Any Democrats Out There?

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Special Session

The Corporate Contributions Trial

What's the latest news in the lege? And how's Travis County DA Ronnie Earle's...

The Corporate Contributions Trial

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Special Session

Karl Rove Speaks

Karl Rove, the architect of President Bush's two presidential campaign victories, talks...

Karl Rove Speaks

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Special Session

The Lobby and Lege

What is the role and influence of the Lobby in this years session. Is it fair to look...

The Lobby and Lege

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Special Session

Rick V. Kay V. Carole

Will this year's legislative session end up as the first round in a seemingly inevitable..

Rick V. Kay V. Carole