The longterm Houston congresswoman really, really, really wanted a favor from Hillary Clinton.
Taco the Vote
We already have tacos trucks on every corner—and now we have a few more places to register to vote, too.
It’s not Donald Trump’s positions but his convictions—or lack thereof—that worry former supporter Jacob Monty.
In Texas, a full 67 percent of incumbents didn't face a major-party challenger in the 2014 elections—and 2016 isn't much different.
Only 20 transgender politicians hold an elected office in the world, and Jenifer René Pool hopes to make it 21.
Make America Vote Again
Despite challenges from Texas's voter identification law, organizations like Mi Familia Vota are helping to bolster the voter sign-up sheet.
Debra Medina may have moved on from politics, but she isn’t out to pasture—not exactly.
The People’s Court
With an enormous amount of power and an annual budget of roughly $1.5 billion, it’s time you knew exactly what your county commissioners are doing.