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Shale Regulation: Drilled

It’s not a good sign, to those who were hoping the Texas Legislature might strengthen regulation of the gas drilling industry, when the only...

Caught with a Bass Bill

There has been talk of Fort Worth getting a new rodeo arena for decades now, to take over those duties from the beloved but...

Restating the Obvious

Those concerned about the dangers posed to Texas groundwaters by gas drilling waste got bad news a few weeks ago. The state’s highest civil...

High-Tech, Low Approval

It’s not your typical seventh-grade English class: Some kids sit at tables in a classroom, while others lie or sit nearby on an area...

Fake Pot, Real Penalties

Stoners like to celebrate their “national pot day” annually on April 20 — based on the notion that police in California used 4-20 as...

Dry Holes

Gas drilling activists knew it would be an uphill fight this year to win any concessions from a conservative-dominated, business-oriented Texas Legislature, especially given...

Chopping from the Top

“Every time we are asked to make cuts, we start at the bottom, not the top,” said Fort Worth schools trustee Carlos Vasquez. “I...

TRV’s Up a Creek

Layla Caraway wasn’t very political prior to the summer of 2007. The Haltom City resident and her husband had purchased a home in the...

Open Season

Incumbents in Fort Worth political races rarely lose. That’s why Fort Worth City Council members largely go unopposed (three races this year fall into...

Tough Route to Medical Care

Christopher Alan Gillette is in a world of hurt. He’s also in a world of trouble. And they both stem from the same place:...