Government & Public Policy

News about politics and government.

Brad Parscale Twitter Page

Donald Trump's campaign has announced San Antonio digital web design giant Brad Parscale will lead re-election efforts in 2020.

Joey Palacios

The San Antonio Professional Firefighters Association is circulating three petitions, proposing changes to the city’s charter that would cap the city manager’s salary and alter the petition process.

Ryan Poppe / Texas Public Radio

Gov. Greg Abbott, along with dozens of other state governors, joined President Donald Trump in Washington to discuss shared federal-state priorities concerning gun safety.

Updated at 2:31 p.m. ET

The Supreme Court heard fiery arguments Monday in a case that could remove a key revenue stream for public sector unions.

A sharply divided court could be poised to overturn a 40-year-old Supreme Court decision that would further undermine an already shrinking union movement.

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On this episode of "Texas Matters," we look at:

  • Politics in the classroom
  • Sam Houston’s Last Days (12:06)