Tuesday, October 12, 2021
TPJ & Commission Shift Release 2nd 'Captive Agency' Report
The second in a series of reports called Captive Agency exposes deep conflicts among Texas Railroad Commissioners. The latest report revea...
Tuesday, September 28, 2021
Captive Agency: Report Details Conflicts at Railroad Commission
A report prepared by Texans for Public Justice and Commission Shift examines personal financial statements from the three railroad commissi...
Saturday, September 25, 2021
The Top Dogs: 196 Donors Gave $259 Million in 2020 State Elections
Texas’s top 196 individual and institutional political contributors collectively sunk $259 million into the state’s two-year 2020 election c...
Monday, September 20, 2021
Justice For Some: Texas Observer/KXAN Investigate Corruption Prosecutions in Texas
Texas Observer leads investigation into a system that fails to hold elected officials accountable. Read Lise Olsen's report at the Obser...
Thursday, February 25, 2021
ERCOT's Board Gave Heavily to House Members
As the Texas House investigates the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), Lobby Watch finds that powerful energy interests seated...
Monday, February 22, 2021
The Old Green Deal: Oil & Gas Industry Abbott's Top Political Donor
Following Gov. Abbott's attempts to blame recent catastrophic power failures on renewable energy, TPJ finds that the oil and gas indus...
Thursday, January 7, 2021
TPJ & Sierra Club Investigate Oil and Gas Industry Clout TPJ is engaged in a joint research project with the Sierra Club’s Lone Star Cha...
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Who Does John Cornyn Work For?
The Texas Observer's Justin Miller takes a deep dive into Senator John Cornyn. Read Miller's article at the Texas Observer .
Saturday, July 20, 2019
Paxton Criminal Trial Lingers (again).
From the TexasTribune: Texas AG Ken Paxton's criminal case likely to face further delays as attorneys revive fights over venue, prose...
Friday, June 28, 2019
Revolving door spins at Abbott's office
Asher Price reports at the Austin American-Statesman on how a top Abbott aide became one of Texas' highest paid lobbyists. Read Ashe...
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