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Texas Standard: May 10, 2018

Even before the Democrats have their runoff, a new ad campaign from Governor Abbott suggests he already knows the outcome, we’ll have the latest. Also- the two Democrats in the gubernatorial runoff set a time date and place for their one and only debate, although it won’t be televised. How that might hint at what’s…

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Texas Standard: May 9, 2018

The go it alone strategy: as North Korea returns three American hostages, a new test for Trumpian diplomacy, we’ll explore. Also, it’s being touted as an historic deal between inmates and the Texas prison system over air conditioning. What could be a lifesaver nationwide. And more cracked windows and more plane diversions: should there be…

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Texas Standard: June 24, 2015

We do not pay ransoms to hostage takers.That’s longtime US policy. But today the hard line softens. The implications…coming up on the Texas Standard. An accidental economic stimulus package for the poorest county in Texas. Teen pregnancies in Texas- researchers know more than teens may think… Plus , why your dumb old clunker could soon…

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