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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| |Thursday, Mar. 20, 2014
ARLINGTON — The lieutenant governor says he’s the only nominee who won’t “embarrass” Texas.
| |Wednesday, Mar. 19, 2014
The debate over “equal pay” is also over limiting where, when and how women can sue for it.
| |Saturday, Mar. 15, 2014
This isn’t the first time the Star-Telegram teamed up with another newspaper.
| |Friday, Mar. 14, 2014
The Cleburne Democrat surprised everybody but himself by leading the race for agriculture commissioner.
| |Tuesday, Mar. 11, 2014
U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro calls for a boycott of the convenience stores because the owners endorsed Dan Patrick for lieutenant governor.
| |Wednesday, Mar. 05, 2014
The Houston state senator and talk-show host is a much more strident conservative up against the Democratic ticket.
| |Monday, Mar. 03, 2014
For 20 years, most of the important decisions about government have been made in the Republican primary.
| |Friday, Feb. 28, 2014
A new handout card of candidate recommendations seems to copy the familiar DFW Conservative Voters card.
| |Monday, Feb. 24, 2014
Hint: It was about money — big outside money for campaigns, and voters’ pocketbook fears.
| |Friday, Feb. 21, 2014
The NE Tarrant Tea Party president recommends voting for a Southern Baptist instead of a Methodist because Baptists are “straitlaced.”