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Fort Worth revalues bond package, emphasizes transparency

A. Lee Grahamlgraham@bizpress.netSome folks don’t know I&S from M&O, but that’s fine with Fort Worth officials; they say questioning such matters indicates a public...

House to discuss transportation funding bills

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas House convenes Monday to discuss increasing funding for highway and transportation infrastructure projects.  Both chambers have passed and...

AP Interview: Abbott unsure of Perry’s job funds

 PAUL J. WEBER,Associated PressHOUSTON (AP) — Republican gubernatorial hopeful Greg Abbott signaled his unease Monday with one of Gov. Rick Perry's signature legacies —...

George P. Bush raises $2 million

 WILL WEISSERT,Associated PressAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — George P. Bush is raising money for his Texas land commissioner campaign at a clip befitting his famous...

Davis, George P. Bush rake in big campaign bucks

 WILL WEISSERT,Associated PressAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Two of Texas' rising political stars said Monday they've raked in big fundraising bucks.Republican George P. Bush raised...

City Council to consider tax breaks for Linwood apartment plan

A. Lee Graham Reporter   The developer behind a $50 million apartment and townhome development plan could enjoy tax breaks if the Fort Worth...

Texas Dems see chance to become relevant again

 THOMAS BEAUMONT,Associated Press WILL WEISSERT,Associated PressAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — It would seem that Texas Republicans have never been stronger. An all-but-certain Republican successor is...

Abbott gubernatorial campaign visiting 10 cities

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Attorney General Greg Abbott is kicking off his gubernatorial campaign with a 10-city tour that will take him to many...

Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas heading to New Hampshire

STEVE PEOPLES,Associated PressBOSTON (AP) — Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas is heading to New Hampshire as part of a summer swing through early...

Abbott officially announces run for Texas governor’s slot

Dave Montgomery Austin Corrrespondent SAN ANTONIO - Attorney General Greg Abbott on Sunday unveiled his long-anticipated plans to run for Texas governor as he told...

Q&A: Financial management more than numbers game for Jay Chapa

A. Lee Graham lgraham@bizpress.netJay Chapa is no stranger to Fort Worth finance. As director of the city’s Housing and Economic Development Department, Chapa has...

Texas political scramble: Perry’s plans create statewide shift

Dave Montgomery Austin CorrespondentAUSTIN - Gov. Rick Perry’s decision not to seek another term is expected to uncork the most pervasive political reshuffling in...

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Ginsburg makes history at Capitol amid replacement turmoil

By LISA MASCARO AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg  lay in state Friday...

Live venues are the lifeblood of music culture and must survive

Alexandros Skandalis, Lancaster University People use live music as...

Initial public offerings to debut next week include sporty Texas offering

NEW YORK (AP) — The following is a list of initial public offerings planned for the coming week. Sources include IPO ETF...

Probe into ‘discarded’ ballots becomes campaign outrage fuel

By CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY and MARK SCOLFORO Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The news release from a U.S....