Texans for Public Justice

GOP Moves To Strip Power From Unit Tied To Rick Perry CaseThe Legislature has approved a bill stripping public corruption cases from a unit tied to Rick Perry's 2014 indictment. On Saturday, the House and Senate approved a compromise, sending it to Gov. Greg Abbott.
Texas House OKs Changing Who Investigates Public CorruptionTexas lawmakers are closer to gutting the anti-public corruption unit that was at the center of former Governor Rick Perry's indictment last year.
Texas Man's Ethics Complaint Against Gov. Perry Led To IndictmentsCraig McDonald is the man who got the legal case rolling against Governor Perry.
Judge Blocks Disclosure Of Retired Lawmakers' PensionsA state district judge in Austin has rejected a lawsuit that sought to discover how much retired lawmakers as a group are collecting in state pensions.
APNewsBreak: 3rd Bankruptcy In Perry's Tech Fund Technology Fund has filed for bankruptcy, folding after the state cut off money that was tied to hitting milestones not in the original contract, the president of the startup said Thursday.
Group: Texas Jobs Fund Missing Job Creation GoalsA government watchdog group in Texas said Wednesday that a job creation program touted often by Gov. Rick Perry as he seeks the Republican presidential nomination has delivered on barely a third of the jobs it promised to bring to the state by the end of last year.
Prosecutors: DeLay Illegally Directed Funds To GOPTom DeLay took part in a scheme to illegally channel corporate money into Texas legislative races in order to strengthen his power and influence, prosecutors said Monday.
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