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...
Monday, March 25, 2019
Influence Texas app updated
for 86th Legislative Session
Free wep app tracks money and bills... Influence Texas OS Version 2 is now available. The open source app uses TPJ data to track who gav...
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
TPJ Complaint Leads to
$35,000 Fine for Ted Cruz
Following formal complaints from TPJ and the Campaign Legal Center the Federal Campaign Commission (FEC) fined the Cruz campaign $35,000 for...
Thursday, March 14, 2019
Texas 'tort dodgers' group supporting bill
to muffle the speech of business critics.
Bill on Frivolous Lawsuits Draws an Unlikely Ally Austin American-Statesman, by Sean Walsh. The mission of Texans for Lawsuit Reform, a ...
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Governor Abbott Never Stops Fundraising
The Associated Press' Paul Weber reports that Governor Greg Abbott has taken in $120 million in campaign cash, more than any governor in...
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Tribune Digs Into Bonnen Cash Windfall
Jay Root and colleagues at the Texas Tribune take a deep look into newly elected Speaker Dennis Bonnen's rapidly expanding warchest. ...
Friday, September 7, 2018
New app lets users follow Texas
campaign money and votes
Influence Texas and Texans for Public Justice have released Influence TX OS , an open source app providing campaign finance and voting recor...
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Report Tracks Austin Campaign Money
FAULT LINES Campaign Contributions Expose Austin's Divide Austin's city elections were dominated by residents of the three most a...
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Campaign Contributions and the Big Dogs
Editorial on the need for Texas to take action on campaign finance reform. "In our vast state of 30 million, there are only around ...
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