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. 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.
| |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.”