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2019

Self-funded candidates achieve mixed results in Houston area, Houston Chronicle, 12/5/19

As early voting begins, Sylvester Turner-Tony Buzbee mayoral runoff much quieter than first round, Houston Chronicle, 11/26/19

Deal with Dollar General revives concerns Texas Lottery is targeting low-income players, Houston Chronicle, 11/8/19

Texas Standard for November 6, 2019, Texas Standard, 11/6/19

Turner, Buzbee headed for December runoff in Houston mayoral race, Houston Chronicle, 11/6/19

The Crowded Houston Mayoral Race Has Shaken Up Traditional Bayou City Politics, Texas Monthly, 11/4/19

How Do Voters Know If A City Controller Is Doing A Good Job?, Houston Public Media, 11/4/19

Houston mayor's race: crime, flooding, Trump are all issues, Washington Post, 11/2/19

Houston mayor's race barrels toward Election Day with rowdy first week of early voting, Houston Chronicle, 10/27/19

UH Hobby School pool finds Turner leading mayoral race; flooding big issue, NewsRadio 740 KTRH, 10/21/19

Turner Pulls FUrther Ahead of Rivals, Uh Hobby Poll Shows, Houston Public Media, 10/21/19

Turner ahead in New Poll as Early Voting Begins, Texas Election Source, 10/20/19

New Poll from UH Hobby School shows Turner with a strong lead in Houston's mayoral race, Fox 26 Houston, 10/20/19

Houston Newsmakers: Latest survey shows Houston mayor with significant advantage, Houston Newsmakers-KPRC, 10/20/19

Sylvester Turner could win Houston mayor's race without runoff, UH poll finds, Houston Chronicle, 10/20/19

Houston mayoral foes debate city finances, drainage fee, airport intern, Houston Chronicle, 10/8/19

Buzbee widens financial edge over Turner, ups campaign spending to $10M, Houston Chronicle, 10/7/19

Full Show: The Week in Politics, And Howie Mandel, Houston Public Media, 9/18/19

Foes claim crime is up; stats say not so, Houston Chronicle, 9/15/19

'Texodus": Why the Lone Star State might turn blue for real this time, The Christian Science Monitor, 9/12/19

Democratic Debate Highlights Texas Polential Status As 2020 Swing State, Houston Public Media, 9/12/19

Elizabeth Warren assails 'corruption,' promises change as Democrats swarm to Texas, Dallas Morning News, 9/10/19

Texas is Changing-Quickly, The Atlantic, 9/6/19

Turner touts union backing after AFL-CIO declines to endorse in mayor's race, Houston Chronicle, 9/5/19

Why Republicans Should Ditch The Electoral College, The National Memo, 8/20/19

How Growing, Diverse Cities Could Force A New Republican Strategy In Texas, Texas Standard, 8/15/19

Political Roundup:  Immigrants And Benefits, And Another Challenger For Cornyn, Houston Public Media, 8/14/19

Houston area voters will have $3.5 billion decision about future of transit on November ballot, Houston Chronicle, 8/13/19

Texas' big cities may tip America's balance of power in the years ahead, CNN, 8/13/19

'Take Texas seriously': GOP anxiety spikes after retirements, Democratic gains, The Washington Post, 8/2/19

Is Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen's first scandal almost over or just beginning?, Dallas Morning News, 7/31/19

Political Roundup: News Bills Becoming Law, and Joint Primary Voting, Houston Public Media, 7/12/19

Pinto: Electoralmente, el ataque a China ayuda a Trump, El Economista, 7/11/19

Democrats put Texas in focus, as Houston named as debate site, Statesman, 7/10/19

Political Roundup: Presidential Debate Headed To Houston, And Remembering Ross Perot, Houston Public Media, 7/10/19

Will Texas turn blue in 2020 or simply become more deeply divided?, TribTalk, 7/8/19

No More Business As Usual For Oil and Gas Companies, Forbes, 6/28/19

Political Roundup: New Bills Becoming Law, And Joint Primary Voting, Houston Public Media, 6/12/19

Funding increases will go toward new Law Center, College Medicine, The Cougar, 6/10/19

Dwight Boykins officially files to campaign for mayoral seat, KPRC, 6/5/19

How'd the 86th Texas Legislature do? [Analysis], Houston Chronicle, 6/3/19

Survey Reveals Texan's Opinions On How To Fund Public Schools, As Legislative Session Nears Close, Houston Public Media, 5/21/19

Political Roundup: Generational Differences Among Texas Voters, And China Trade War's Affect on Houston, Houston Matters, 5/21/19

Political Roundup: Judge Rules Prop B. Unconstitutional, and Texas Poised To Raise The Legal Smoking Age, Houston Matters, 5/17/19

Texans Support Property Tax Caps, Some More Than Others, Texas Tribune, 5/13/19

Most Texans don't want to pay higher sales tax, Dallas News, 5/7/19

Texas can look to California about school funds, taxes, Houston Chronicle, 4/25/19

New Polling Project To Gauge How Houstonians Feel About Immigration Policies, Houston Public Media, 4/19/19

Political Roundup: Property Tax Reform, And Candidates Release Their Tax Returns, Houston Matters, 4/17/19

80 percent of Texans say more state funds should go to schools, AP News, 4/15/19

80 percent of Texans say more state funds should go to schools, Houston Chronicle, 4/15/19

80 percent of Texans say more state funds should go to schools, My San Antonio, 4/15/19

How's the proposed 1-cent rise in Texas sales tax sitting with you?, Dallas News, 4/15/19

UH Hobby School: Raise Sin Taxes To Pay For Public Schools, Houston Public Media, 4/15/19

Texans want better K-12 education. This is how they're willing to pay for it. [Opinion], Houston Chronicle, 4/14/19

Ranked-choice voting is a better system for Houston [Opinion], Houston Chronicle, 4/2/19

Political Roundup: Firefighter Layoffs, And The DNC Passes on Houston, Houston Public Media, 3/16/19

Political Roundup: State Of The Union Analysis And Gov. Abbott's Emergency Items, Houston Public Media, 2/6/19

Winners and losers: When Texas House's powerful committee slots were assigned, who came out on top?, Dallas News, 1/26/19

Political Roundup: Shutdown Makes History, and AG Nominee Faces Questions, Houston Public Media, 1/16/19

Will 'kinder, gentler' Legislature be able to deliver on goal to curb Texas school property taxes?, Dallas News, 1/6/19

2018

Diversity, Fund Raising Ability, Hotels Can Help Houston's Bid For 2020 Democratic Convention, Houston Public Media, 12/14/18

Political Roundup: Special Election Results, And Battling Over A Shutdown, Houston Public Media, 12/12/18

'Read My Lips': Remembering The Bush Economy, Houston Public Media, 12/7/18

Hispanic business leaders say companies need to catch up to Houston's demographics or miss out, Houston Chonicle, 12/6/18

George H.W. Bush's Life Embodiment of Texas Spirit, U.S. News, 12/2/18

Growing up in America, Children at Risk, 11/12/18

Hurricane Harvey flood victims say friends, family more important than government aid, survey finds, Houston Chronicle, 11/12/18

Post-Election Analysis, And Houston's Best Vegetarian And Vegan Food, Houston Public Media, 11/7/18

Culberson, Fletcher Neck And Neck in Final Days of Campaign, Houston Public Media, 11/1/18

Lawrence Wright, "God Save Texas", Red, White, Blue-Houston Public Media, 10/26/18

Texas' largest counties have nearly doubled voter turnout so far compared to 2014, The Texas Tribune, 10/26/18

Texas see huge turnout on first day of early voting, The Texas Tribune,  10/22/18

Parties misjudge Latino vote power, Houston Chronicle, 10/14/18

Why Texas Routinely Ranks Near The Bottom For State Voter Turnout, Houston Public Media, 10/8/18

Why don't more Texans vote?, Houston Chronicle, 10/5/18

Hobby School Survey Shows Lingering Impact of Harvey, GuidryNews, 10/3/18

Sunday's Cruz-O'Rourke Debate at UH Postponed, Houston Public Media, 9/28/18

Preview of Cruz-O'Rourke Debate, Houston Public Media, 9/21/18

Why are poll results so different for Cruz/O'Rourke race?, Khou, 9/19/18

Is Houston Ready For Another Harvey?, Houston Public Media, 9/7/18

Harvey Victims Will Be Watching Saturday's Harris County Flood Bond Vote, ABC 13, 8/24/18

Developers, engineers fund pro-flood bond campaign, Houston Chronicle, 8/21/18

A year after Harvey, residents need to help themselves by voting, Houston Chronicle, 8/16/18

Officials expect early voting on flood bond to pick up as election day nears, Houston Chronicle, 8/13/18

Houstonians are pragmatic about bond vote: Just do it!, Houston Chronicle, 8/8/18

There's strong support for Harris County flood bond, survey finds, KPRC, 8/7/18

As early voting begins, survey finds most Harris County voters support flood-mitigation bond, Houston Business Journal, 8/7/18

County reveals projects in $2.5B flood bond, Houston Chronicle, 8/6/18

Solid Majority Favors Proposed Harvey Flood Bond, UH Survey Finds, Houston Public Media, 8/6/18

Poll: Majority of Harris County residents will vote in favor of $2.5B flooding bond, Khou, 8/6/18

Majority of Harris County voters will support $2.5 billion flood bond, UH study finds, Houston Chronicle, 8/6/18

Public Involvement is Key in Combating Human Trafficking, Experts Agree During UH Law Center Panel Discussion, UH Law Center Newsletter, 4/18/18

Lost in translation: Engaging Latino voters is a challenge, Houston Chronicle, 4/15/18

In Egypt, the opposition is calling for a boycott of this month's election. Will it work?, The Washington Post, 3/12/18

Texas: GOP stays right, Democrats edge left, Southern Political Report, 3/12/18

Psst. FYI: In Texas primary, the 'red riot' eclipsed the 'blue wave', Dallas News, 3/7/18 

Record number of Latinos fill ballot in Houston, Houston Chronicle, 3/1/18

Hobby School Survey Details Houston's Harvey Experience, Houston Public Media, 2/23/18

Here's what post-Harvey policies, solutions Houston residents support most, Community Impact Newspaper, 2/21/18

Travel alert worries border business, Houston Chronicle, 2/19/18

Flood Control Bond Could Prove Tough Sell For Harris County Voters, Survey Says, Houston Public Media, 2/12/18

Survey: Residents wants improvements post-Harvey, but not a tax increase, Khou, 2/12/18

Hobby School study gathers new data on impact of Harvey, The Cougar, 2/12/18

UH Studys shows Hurricane Harvey's effect on Houston, Click 2 Houston, 2/12/18

After Harvey, slight majority still opposes more taxes fir flood control projects, survey says, Houston Chronicle, 2/12/18

Facebook helps users register to vote, The Cougar, 2/7/18

Running for governor, Andrew White steps back into his father's shadow, My Statesmen, 2/1/18

Consider the tradeoffs when raising minimum wage, Houston Chronicle, 1/10/18

2017

To save the American dream in Texas, focus on providing opportunity, TribTalk, 12/7/17

Survey Aims to  Track Long-Term, Human Effect of Harvey, Houston Matters, 11/29/17

Newly launched study will survey effects of Harvey, The Cougar, 11/20/17

University of Houston study to track Harvey's impact on people, CW39 NewsFix, 11/20/17

Is Harvey recovery changing the way Texas defines fiscal responsibility?, The Christian Science Monitor, 10/11/17

Analysis: How do they cheat thee? Count the ways, The Texas Tribune, 10/6/17

Partisan redistricting in Texas: How much is too much?, TribTalk, 8/23/17

Federal court orders Texas to redraw its congressional district lines, The Washington Times, 8/23/17

Should economics be left to professors? Professor Jim Granato, University of Houston, PolyPsych, 8/16/17

To protect pension plan, Turner now unlikely to put rev cap repeal on ballot, Houston Chronicle, 7/5/17

Fort Bend continues growing, Houston Chronicle, 6/28/17

Fort Bend County population to increase by 2.1 million, UH study finds, Houston Chronicle, 6/23/17

Tempers flare at City Council during public testimony on SB4, Houston Chronicle, 6/20/17

More Democrats see voter fraud as a problem and ID laws as a solution, The Washington Times, 5/29/17

Pension fixed passed, mayor turns to revenue cap, bond referendums, Houston Chronicle, 5/26/17

Is Houston more conservative than we thought?, Houston Chronicle, 5/15/17

In Texas, almost all non-voters have a photo ID — but few understand the voter identification rules, The Washington Post, 5/8/17

Texas sues Perry over unused waste site, The Washington Times, 5/3/17

Texas Voter ID Confusion, and Interpreting Statistics, KUHF's Houston Matters, 4/17/17

It's not the lack of an ID but the 'uninformed and misinformed state of the Texas non-voting electorate' that tamps down turnout, My Statesman, 4/11/17

For the Second Time, Judge Rules Texas Voter ID Law Intentionally Discriminates, Texas Standards, 4/11/17

Study: Texas voter education campaign failed to prevent ID confusion, The Texas Tribune, 4/11/17

Cross, Granato, Jones: State should focus on voter education, Houston Chronicle, 4/7/17

Texas: Cruz draws first challenger, Southern Political Report, 4/3/17

Texas attorney general backs up Trump claim of noncitizens voting at polls, The Washington Times, 3/14/17

Texas AG: Trump will return states' powers, The Washington Times, 3/8/17

There's more to 'saving' jobs than stopping companies from leaving the country, Houston Chronicle, 2/18/17

Sex Trafficking Across Texas and Political Roundup, KUHF's Houston Matters, 2/15/17

Trump's new cabinet is a barrel of contradictions Houston Chronicle, 1/19/17

2016

From Voting Rights to Voting Wrongs, New York Times, 10/8/16

Gonzalez, Hickman differ over reforms needed at HCSO, Houston Chronicle, 10/7/16

Clinton Leads Trump By 10 Points In Harris County, Hobby School Poll Finds, Houston Public Media, 9/22/16

UH Poll: Clinton leads Trump by 10 in Harris County, Houston Chronicle, 9/22/16

Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump in Harris County poll, KPRC, 9/22/16

UH Poll: Clinton by 9 in Harris Co., TXElects, 9/22/16

Stricter Rules for Voter IDs Reshape Races, New York Times, 5/1/16

Hillary Clinton likely to promote Obama-style climate, energy policies if nominated, American Energy News, 3/9/16

Que pasa ahora con TX-29 tras victoria de Green sobre Garcia?, La Voz, 3/2/16

Que tipo de representatcion en el Congreso elegiran los latinos en el Distrito 29 de Houston?, La Voz, 3/1/16

Here’s how much the Super Bowl could bring Houston, Houston Business Journal, 2/18/16