Don’t forget to include pets in family emergency, disaster planning

COLLEGE STATION — June is National Pet Preparedness Month, and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts have some advice on how to keep pets and other animals safe during a…

Scientists are building a case for a mission to Neptune, an ice giant that’s only been visited by a spacecraft once. But the window to act is closing. Source: Science…

Gov. Greg Abbott signs disaster relief and preparedness bills in Houston

Gov. Greg Abbott signs Senate Bill 7, aimed at bolstering the state’s emergency preparedness and disaster relief programs. Michael Stravato for The Texas Tribune HOUSTON — Gov. Greg Abbott signed…

“What we saw was an overworked and vastly underfunded Border Patrol trying to deal with an overwhelming flood of migrants and dangerous criminal cartels.” By Cong. Michael Cloud WASHINGTON, D.C.…

Wild Pig Management Workshop set June 27 in Dawson

Event to include Richland-Chambers watershed stakeholder meeting Wild pig management will be the main topic of the workshop scheduled for June 27 in Dawson.  (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo)…

‘The fact is, we can achieve border security without compromising our economic security. The two are not mutually exclusive.’ Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today on the floor, U.S.…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after the House passed H.R. 3151,…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today commended the Army Corps of Engineers and the Harris County Flood Control District (HCFCD) for reaching a historic agreement…

Passing important bills to better the lives of Texans & Constituents of House District 2. By Texas State Rep. Dan Flynn Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Monday, May 27th…

Barr’s old enough to remember when liberals didn’t take government’s word that spying on opponents was justified By Michael Barone “I’m amused by these people who make a living disclosing…

Budget helps state lower Property Taxes an average of 5.5% statewide, or $2.7 billion By State Rep. Tan Parker AUSTIN, Texas (Texas Insider Report) — When the 86th Legislature convened…

On Mueller, the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) & the SECURE Act By Cong. Kevin Brady WASHINGTON, D.C. (Texas Insider Report) — When Robert Mueller first released his report, I had…

Lone Star Healthy Streams workshop slated for June 21 in Brenham

Water contamination by feral hogs, also referred to as wild pigs, will be among the topics discussed at the Lone Star Healthy Streams workshop June 21 in Brenham. (Photo courtesy…

We set out to address three major priorities this Legislative Session – and that’s exactly what we did By State Senator Jane Nelson AUSTIN, Texas (Texas Insider Report) — Prior…

There really is a major difference between spying and FISA-ordered surveillance By Kerby Anderson AUSTIN, Texas (Texas Insider Report) — Attorney General William Barr caused quite a stir the other…

Democrats know the release of information about one of the biggest scandals in U.S. history will create big problems for them come 2020 By Elad Hakim It is difficult to…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Attorney General Ken Paxton, along with a bipartisan group of 46 fellow attorneys general, urged congressional leaders in Washington to amend the Communications Decency…

Directing Homeland Security’s effort to fight Human Trafficking & passing the most comprehensive Childhood Cancer Bill in U.S. History WASHINGTON, D.C. (Texas Insider Report) — “Congressman Michael McCaul has effectively…

Water resources institute to host training on implementing watershed plans June 4 in Austin

A Texas Water Resources Institute training related to implementing watershed plans will be held June 4 in Austin. (Texas Water Resources Institute photo by Ed Rhodes) AUSTIN -The Texas Water…

Water resources institute to host urban best management training May 30

A program focused on urban best management practices related to watershed planning will be held May 30 in Dallas. (Texas Water Resources Institute photo) DALLAS — The Texas Water Resources…