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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| |Friday, Feb. 21, 2014
The NE Tarrant Tea Party president recommends voting for a Southern Baptist instead of a Methodist because Baptists are “straitlaced.”
| |Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014
DENTON — The aging rocker joined Abbott to talk gun laws, but wound up calling video of past racial and misogynistic comments “inaccurate.”
| |Tuesday, Feb. 04, 2014
The Bedford Republican singled out a Democrat who put out a yard sign for Republican Andy Cargile.
| |Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014
The county’s conservative politics shouldn’t affect the decision on appealing a court decision.
| |Friday, Jan. 24, 2014
An unnamed Democrat is caught on video laughing at Greg Abbott’s wheelchair.
| |Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014
It’s awfully late to be ironing out biographical details. But some of the attention being paid to Wendy Davis is the price of the spotlight.
| |Friday, Jan. 17, 2014
A Glenn Beck-inspired 9-12 group is worried about being outsmarted by appliances.
| |Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014
Mark Shelton’s House career and 2012 close call become targets for primary challengers.
| |Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014
Even a down-ballot candidate like George P. Bush is running against the top of the ticket.
| |Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014
The 1980s Fort Worth mayor took over a bickering city with a dicey economy and restored confidence.