Texas Oil & Gas Regulators Keep Close Ties To IndustryThe cozy relationship between state oil and gas regulators and the industry they monitor is typified by a revolving door of officials who leave the Texas Railroad Commission to lobby for energy companies, including several who recently departed and made six-figure salaries working the Capitol hallways last year.
Plea Deal Could Spell Trouble For PriceProsecutors could have more ammunition in their case against Dallas County commissioner John Wiley Price, after consultant Christian Campbell reached a plea deal.
5 Best Twitter Reactions To FIFA ScandalHere are some of the best tweets about FIFA President Sepp Blatter to come out of the scandal.
Soccer Officials Arrested In Zurich As World Cup Votes ProbedSwiss federal prosecutors opened criminal proceedings related to the awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, just hours after seven soccer officials were arrested in a separate U.S. corruption probe.
Senate Votes To Move Texas Public Integrity Unit From AustinThe Texas Senate has voted to move state public corruption investigations out of left-leaning Austin and into district attorneys' offices in the home county of elected officials accused of wrongdoing.
Senate Panel Recommends Moving Texas Public Integrity Unit A Texas Senate committee has recommended moving state public corruption prosecutors out of the office of an Austin-based district attorney.
Taxpayers To Pay For Some Of Commissioner John Wiley Price's Defense BillTaxpayers will pick up the tab for some of Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price's defense in his public corruption trial. But he will still have to pay as well.
Price Asking Taxpayers To Pick Up Legal TabDallas County commissioner John Wiley Price is asking taxpayers to foot the bill for his legal defense. But he was a no-show at a hearing in federal court on Tuesday morning.
Cantrell: “Ashamed” Of Commissioner’s For Not Voting Price OutAn effort to temporarily suspend embattled Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price, with pay, failed on Tuesday. Price sat expressionless as Mike Cantrell's motion failed.
Dallas County Adopts Tighter Purchasing RulesDallas County will have tighter purchasing rules based on a 2009 consultant's report and nearly a month after John Wiley Price was indicted on public corruption charges.
Governor Perry Indicted For Coercion For Veto Threat Governor Rick Perry has been indicted for abuse of power after carrying out a threat to veto funding for state public corruption prosecutors.
Dallas County Commissioner Price Pleads Not Guilty To Federal ChargesCBS 11 confirms that Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price has been arrested and is in federal custody.