Reef restoration projects aim to bolster Texas' record-low oyster population

Oyster shells along the Gulf Intercoastal Waterway. An oyster restoration project is underway in Matagorda Bay. Jerod Foster for The Nature Conservancy With oyster populations in Texas at historic lows,…

We thank our Veterans and their Families for their Selflessness & Love of Country By Gary Bauer Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Sunday was Veterans Day.  Over the weekend, communities…

IT threat evolution Q3 2018. Statistics

These statistics are based on detection verdicts of Kaspersky Lab products received from users who consented to provide statistical data. Q3 figures According to Kaspersky Security Network: Kaspersky Lab solutions…

Wildlife disease ecology specialist joins AgriLife center in Uvalde

Dr. Daniel Leskovar, 830-278-9151, Daniel.Leskovar@ag.tamu.edu Dr. Tammi Johnson, 830-278-9151 x242, tammi.johnson@ag.tamu.edu UVALDE — Dr. Tammi Johnson has joined the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center in Uvalde as its…

We’re living with too many bad decisions that the folks who’re involved have forced upon us By Dennis E. Nixon Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — If you ask any of…

“I didn’t vote for him for his character. I voted for him for his positions.”Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “President Trump wants to protect this country. And he wants…

‘We strongly support the Governor’s request and urge you to provide any and all emergency measures afforded by the approval of a disaster declaration’ Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. –…

She’s the woman who just cannot fade into the night. By Matt Vespa Hillary Rodham Clinton still says she wants to be president when asked about 2020. Of course, why…

WASHINGTON—Following another strong GDP report showing an annual growth rate of 3.5 percent, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released this statement: “Month by month, we’ve seen consumer confidence rise, the job…

Tim Schnettler: The vaccine against the human papillomavirus, or HPV, is now approved for adults under age 46 years of age. The United States Food and Drug Administration approved it this…

Tim Schnettler: It’s October, and that means pink everywhere for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Each year, more than 240,000 American women are diagnosed with breast cancer and more than 40,000 die from…

Three candidates vie for slot on Texas' oil and gas regulatory agency

A historic oil and gas boom is underway in West Texas. Jerod Foster for The Texas Tribune Texas has been a key oil-and-gas-producing state for more than a century. It’s…

Representative Roger Williams Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. –Last week, our community experienced devastating flooding that wrecked homes, businesses, and infrastructure. I visited the folks in Kingsland and Marble Falls to evaluate…

And Mr. Obama isn’t the only former Democrat President who’s talked tough on immigration Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “We simply cannot allow people to pour into the United…

Discusses economic growth, job creation, and efforts to combat opioid crisis Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – (HOUSTON, Texas) – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today addressed the Texas Oil &…

Mnuchin announces sanctions against 9 individuals

WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says that the United States and six other Middle East countries are taking action to expose and disrupt terrorist activities being conducted by…

Support a Border Security Plan that continues to foster Economic Development with Mexico By Dennis E. Nixon Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas —To solve our nation’s border security problem, we must…

How Washington unleashed fossil-fuel exports and sold out on climate

The Trump White House has capitalized on fossil-fuel exports made possible by the Obama administration. Energy Secretary Rick Perry is shown here on Aug. 2, 2017 welcoming his predecessor, Ernest…

Chairs Judiciary Subcommittee on The Constitution hearing on threats to religious freedom in the United States and around the globe Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – (Conroe) – With the lack of coverage by the media, you may have missed the House of Representatives pass three important bills that will…