Bud Kennedy is a homegrown Fort Worth guy who started out covering high school football here when he was 16. He went away to the Fort Worth Press and newspapers in Austin and Dallas, then came home in 1981. Since 1987, he's written more than 1,000 weekly dining columns and more than 3,000 news and politics columns. If you don't like what he says about politics, read him on barbecue.
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| |Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014
Some of the comments by the last governor facing criminal indictment sound awfully familiar.
| |Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014
The investigation slows the Rick Perry for President freight train, but also becomes a Democratic rallying cry in state races.
| |Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014
The Bedford Republican was sticking up for state Senate candidate Konni Burton against police labor endorsements for Democrat Libby Willis,
| |Saturday, Aug. 09, 2014
The party’s fractured voters are rallying around border hawks, partly over ‘amnesty’ but also as a market-tested campaign message.
| |Friday, Aug. 08, 2014
Christians react strongly to Coulters bashing of a Fort Worth doctor and his missionary work in Liberia.
| |Tuesday, Aug. 05, 2014
A convoy of armed militia volunteers continues on its way to San Antonio, Austin and maybe, eventually, the border.
| |Saturday, Aug. 02, 2014
State Rep. Dennis Bonnen says he’s sorry to all the Cajuns out there, and Acadiana Americans, and Louisiana French.
| |Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014
Fort Worth-Arlington ranked last in Texas and in the middle nationally in a survey of personal satisfaction.
| |Wednesday, Jul. 30, 2014
Fort Worth’s infamous “Goat-Man” remains a durable legend. But was it inspired by a Star-Telegram column?
| |Thursday, Jul. 24, 2014
The all-volunteer disaster response team is under attack by some Tea Party conservatives for bathing and feeding children.