Beginning in June, thousands of voters across the country saw a fundraising plea in the form of a Facebook ad from the president’s official social media page. It described how the “fake news media” would bolster Donald Trump’s reelection bid.
AUSTIN (Texas Tribune) - The chair of the powerful House budget-writing Appropriations Committee, state Rep. John Zerwas, will be the new executive vice chancellor for health affairs at the University of Texas System.
DETROIT (Texas Tribune) — Former U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke registered a subdued performance in his second debate outing as a presidential candidate — a stabilization from his stumbles during last month's debate in Miami.
WASHINGTON (Covering Katy News) - Rep. Pete Olson (R-Texas) will not be seeking re-election to his 22nd District of Texas seat in the United States Congress in 2020.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - Fort Bend County Precinct 3 Constable Wayne Thompson is not ruling out a run for Sheriff now that Troy Nehls says he’s not going to seek re-election. In a social media post Thompson say people want him to run.
HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) – Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick will report raising over $3 million on his July 15, 2019 Texas Ethics Commission report, bringing his campaign war chest total to over $11 million.
FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) – Fort Bend County Sheriff Troy Nehls has announced he will not be seeking re-election for a third term. Nehls has been sheriff since 2012.Prior to his election as sheriff he served two terms as the elected Constable of Fort Bend County Precinct 4. He ha…
DALLAS (Covering Katy News) — Robert Gates served as secretary of defense for President George W. Bush and then made history when he was asked to stay on as Secretary of Defense when President Barack Obama was elected.
FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) – Neeta Sane, a Houston Community College Trustee since 2007, has announced her 2020 candidacy for Fort Bend County Tax Assessor-Collector. Sane will be completing her two six-year terms as HCC Trustee this year.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – The school board election results have been certified by the Katy Independent School District Board of Trustees in a process called canvassing the vote. The certification took place in a noontime meeting on Monday, May 13, 2019. Donald “Duke” Keller will be replac…
KEY LARGO, Florida (Covering Katy News) – HempStaff, a leader in recruiting for employees in the cannabis and hemp industries announced the first series of live medical dispensary training webinars for the states of Texas and several other states. Graduates of the program would become what s…
HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) – Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg announced Wednesday that two former political candidates are charged with crimes for refusing to file personal financial statements with the Texas Ethics Commission.
KATY/HOUSTON – Congressman Michael T. McCaul (R-TX) is continuing his push to end human trafficking. On Monday he met with local, state, and federal partners of the Human Trafficking Rescue Alliance.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – Congressman Michael McCaul, R-TX, visited the Katy Independent School District’s Agricultural Sciences Center with Katy FFA students and Katy ISD staff on Monday. The pavilion opened earlier this year, just in time for the Katy ISD Livestock Show and Rodeo. It’s l…
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) – People who live in Katy proper will be electing a Mayor and two council members on Saturday, May 4. Below are the candidates and polling locations and times.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – Position 1 Katy school board candidate Duke Keller has a big lead in campaign donations leading up to the May 4 election. Keller is running against Sean Dolan and Rebecca Fox.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – Fort Bend County Precinct 3 Commissioner Meyers visited residents of the Parkway Oaks Homeowners Association Monday night. Meyers updated members on his current legislative efforts including a bill that will crack down on Houston’s ability to tax Katy area residents.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) – Katy High School football coach Gary Joseph has endorsed Chuck Brawner in his re-election race against former Katy police chief Bill Hastings.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Beto O’Rourke is getting a crash course in the meat grinder that is presidential politics. Over the opening 48 hours of his trip here — his […]
After months of intense speculation, Robert Francis “Beto” O’Rourke is entered the presidential race Thursday, marking an extraordinary rise from little-known El Paso congressman a few years ago to potentially formidable White House contender.“Amy and I are happy to share with you that I’m r…
WASHINGTON, DC – Two of the Katy areas Republican Representatives in Congress are blasting a plan put forward by the House Democrats Sweeping Anti-Corruption Legislation
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News)—The Katy City Council Monday night postponed a vote on a permanent police chief following pushback over Mayor Chuck Brawner’s recommended candidate for the job.
KATY – Katy Independent School District critic Sean Dolan sent the community into an uproar Sunday after he published an extensive list of endorsements from people who subsequently posted on Facebook that they do no support his campaign and never gave him permission to use their names.
KATY (Covering Katy) – The man who arguably made school district critic Sean Dolan a household name in Katy says it ok to vote for Dolan’s opponent Duke Keller in the upcoming school board race.
AUSTIN (Covering Katy News) – Texas State Rep. Gina Calanni (D-Katy) has filed a bill in the legislature that would make it easier to build affordable housing units in unincorporated areas of Harris County that are under the control of Houston due to the city’s extraterritorial jurisdiction.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – When Katy Independent School District Trustee Rebecca Fox switched from defending her Position 2 seat to attempting to win the Position 1 seat on the school board she made it much more likely that school district super-critic Sean Dolan will be elected in May. Tha…
KATY (Covering Katy News) – Six minutes prior to the deadline, Katy’s longest-serving school board member decided to give up her Position 2 seat and run for Position 1, the seat being vacated by George Scott.
KATY (Coovering Katy News) – Ray Hunt. the former president of Houston Police Officers’ Union is endorsing Chuck Brawner in his re-election campaign for Mayor of Katy.
WASHINGTON (Covering Katy News) – Republican congressman Pete Olson (R-Fort Bend County) was glowing in his response to President Donald Trump’s State of the Union Address on Tuesday night.
WASHINGTON (Covering Katy News) – Republican Congressman Michael McCaul, who represents a portion of the Katy area, reacted positively to President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address on Tuesday night.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – It’s perfectly legal for companies that do business with Katy ISD to donate to the campaigns of school board members but many voters believe it’s a conflict of interest. Now, Katy school board position 2 candidate Lance Redmon is pledging not to take any money fr…
AUSTIN (Covering Katy News) – If you are a woman or a minority Democratic State Representative Ron Reynolds of Fort Bend County wants to make it easier for you to do business with the State of Texas.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) – Three years ago Katy Independent School District Trustee Rebecca Fox did not have an opponent when she ran for re-election, but this year will be different. City of Katy resident Lance Redmon entered the race for Katy ISD school board position 2 on Thursday.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – Covering Katy News was first to tell you that Lance Redmon is running for the Katy ISD school board and now we have learned that he’s no stranger to Katy ISD, and neither is his wife who is a teacher at Wolman Elementary school.
FORT BEND ISD (Covering Katy News) – The Fort Bend ISD Board of Trustees has called a special election for May 4, 2019, to fill the vacancy in Trustee, Position 5 for the unexpired term. The position will be added to the ballot (along with positions 3 and 7) for the May 4, 2019 election.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – One day after George Scott said he would not be running for re-election to the school board an attorney and Katy High School graduate has stepped forward to run against Sean Dolan, the man who orchestrated the campaign that forced Superintendent Lance Hindt to retire.