In 90 Seconds: The Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives
The Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives is one of the most powerful positions in the state government. In just 90 seconds, learn what makes this role so important and what responsibilities the post holds.
Railroad commissioner? County Court-at-Law judge? County tax assessor-collector? When you head to the polls, know what the responsibilities are of the positions on your ballot. Here's a brief explainer on some of the key elected positions in Texas
Join the Star-Telegram Editorial Board live as we question candidates in one of Texas' most competitive legislative races: State Senate District 10. Democrats Beverly Powell, Fort Worth, and Allison Campolo, Euless, will be discussing the issues.
On September 1, Texas House Bill 1935 will remove size restrictions on knives and other edged weapons or tools that residents will be able to legally carry. Matt Salazar, Manager at Fort Worth's House of Blades, talks about the bill.
Members of the 301st Fighter Wing of the U.S. Air Force Reserve train year round at NAS Fort Worth/Joint Reserve Base with their F-16C Fighting Falcon fighters to stay ready for to fulfill their missions. (Star-Telegram/Rodger Mallison)
American Traffic Solutions (ATS), the leading road safety camera provider in North America, wants drivers to see this year’s compilation of the worst red-light running crash videos and realize they are too dangerous to ignore.