Lawsuit over the state's medical care programsParents of a mentally handicapped man with cerebral palsy are suing Texas for cutting him from state-funded health care because he has turned 21. Richard Johnson requires 24-hour care and taking away his state-funded nursing care would create "an ... More >>
If you pay them, they will come
Is there a Houston Press Music Award jinx?
Councilwoman Carol Galloway lands the finishing blow in a old grudge match
Anti-affirmative-action crusader hits the road (at least for now)
Councilman Chris tests the waters against Brown
From the February 24, 2000 issue
Fishy deals for Fire Station No. 1
Politically connected Golden Eagle claws a critical TCADA inspector
Rolling the Credits on Council's "B" Movie: The dynamic duo of Yarbrough, Johnson leave a legacy of campaign high jinks
Political Goodfellows Editor: Gabe and Gary get new toys; Lee and Mario cry in their stockings
Hordes of city candidates block-walk, while voters sleepwalk
A widow claims a sleazy politician took her for ten grand
Time to pull out those election wish lists
Council candidate presides over a rather unique substance abuse program
A nonprofit "charity" is pursuing millions in taxpayers' money to redevelop the Fourth Ward. The question for Houston Renaissance is, charity for whom?