November 22, 2019
On July 9, the Commission on Collaborative Strategies to Prevent, Combat and Respond to Domestic Violence was formally created. This is a community and stakeholders collaboration focused on addressing gaps in the system. The recommendations of the commission will include goals to be implemented within the year, and the commission has long-range goals that will take a three- to five-year plan.
November 21, 2019
AUSTIN (KXAN) — President Donald Trump told KXAN that “you have to believe what you hear” when it comes to the impeachment inquiry during his visit to Austin on Wednesday.
November 21, 2019
I’d like to first thank you for your belief in the AVANCE mission and your continued support of the work that our National office and our chapters embark on every day to ensure that parents are their children’s first teachers and the home is the first classroom.
November 19, 2019
Washington, D.C. — Today, U.S. Representative Lloyd Doggett (D-TX), a senior Member of the Ways and Means Committee and a longtime member of the House Sustainable Energy and Environment Coalition (SEEC) and the Safe Climate Caucus, introduced the Electric Vehicle Charging Helps Access to Renewable Green Energy (CHARGE) Act of 2019, which would provide enhanced incentives for publicly accessible electric vehicle charging infrastructure. He was joined by Rep. Suzan DelBene.
November 17, 2019
In a time of great division, we should unite for a complete census count. Recently, at El Progreso Hall, to dedicate the new census office I joined the Tafolla Middle School Mariachis, Lanier High Color Guard, State Rep. Bernal, Commissioner Rodriguez, Councilmember Viagran, and former Councilmember Mary Alice Cisneros, and many others.
November 15, 2019
AUSTIN, Texas — “The FDA is not doing its job,” said Dr. Stephen Tower, M.D., an orthopedic surgeon from Alaska.
November 11, 2019
AUSTIN, Texas — More than a million doctors received some kind of payment from a pharmaceutical or medical device company last year. And, as the KVUE Defenders discovered, it is something you should be asking your doctor about.
November 10, 2019
Thousands from Military City, U.S.A. — and beyond — lined the streets of downtown Saturday for a parade honoring Veterans Day. About 100 floats wound their way from Avenue E and Houston Street to Milam Park, where a small festival was held.
November 8, 2019
AUSTIN, Texas - Being a musician was something Lesly Reynaga always wanted to do. “I got engaged in the community through high school opportunities to play in a mariachi ensemble. Then eventually was a student here at UT Austin and joined the mariachi ensemble there,” she said.
November 7, 2019
"Lloyd Doggett is a man of integrity. Longtime public servant. Thank you, Lloyd!" – Carol Austin