Austin DA Says Texas AG Ken Paxton Violated Open Records LawThe Travis County DA said Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton violated Texas’s open records laws by withholding texts and emails sent before the January 6, 2021 capitol riot.
Texas Democratic State Rep. Chris Turner 'Pressing For Answers' On AG Ken Paxton's Lawsuit Against 4 Swing States Biden Won“Through an incomplete response to my public information request, we have so far learned that the taxpayers of Texas are on the hook for about $12,000 in printing costs," said Rep. Turner of Grand Prairie.
Randy Travis Loses Legal Bid To Keep DUI Footage PrivateA federal judge has denied a request by country singer Randy Travis to stop the state of Texas from releasing footage of him naked and ranting during a 2012 DUI arrest.
Texas House Rejects Attempt To Revive Stalled Open Records Bills The Texas House has rejected a Senate attempt to add a string of proposals meant to promote open government to a smaller but related bill.
2 Texas Lawmakers Seek To Tighten Public Records LawTwo Texas lawmakers want to tighten public records laws to make it harder for governments and the companies they do business with to keep financial information secret.
“Were You There To Have A Good Time?”CBS 11 News obtained records showing that Fort Worth mass transit agency executive staff spent more than $50,000 in trips from May 2011 to July 2012.
Privacy Concerns At Public Meetings In DallasSome people want to speak at public, local government meetings. But the information they have to provide in order to be heard is raising concerns about their privacy and security.