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, Jul. 22, 2014
His crackdowns have deterred crime and drug traffic, but this one doesn’t include local law officers.
| |Saturday, Jul. 19, 2014
The Fort Worth Republican says her working group will call for streamlining immigration courts and sending the National Guard to help border agents.
| |Friday, Jul. 18, 2014
The 1968 “flying saucer,” which no longer fits in downtown, will be replaced by a Cultural District events center.
| |Wednesday, Jul. 16, 2014
A libertarian political website unfairly accuses the charity, simply because it has been housing child detainees more than a year.
| |Saturday, Jul. 05, 2014
Border hawks fear Central American children because they’re “bronze.”
| |Tuesday, Jul. 01, 2014
Candidates Kathie Glass and Robert Butler hunt for disenchanted voters and might make the fall election closer.
| |Saturday, Jun. 28, 2014
DALLAS — Democrats at a morning breakfast applauded but didn’t deliver many loud cheers for the Senate District 10 candidate.
| |Friday, Jun. 27, 2014
DALLAS — The Dallas dentist’s plain talk on the border and the Middle Eaat may attract voters despite his party.
| |Wednesday, Jun. 25, 2014
The city’s new slogan and marketing campaign put cultural diversity front and center.
| |Saturday, Jun. 21, 2014
Fearmongers and immigrant-bashers have always blamed foreigners for disease, but it suddenly seems in political fashion.