Washington Bureau Chief, Houston Chronicle
Political reporter for Houston Chronicle, Hearst Newspapers. Created Texas on the Potomac blog. History buff. Numbers geek. Bike commuter. Mountain climber.
blog.chron.com — As Sen. John Cornyn spearheads Republican attempts to change the Gang of Eight proposal for comprehensive immigration reform, Iowa Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley is urging the Department of Homelan...
blog.chron.com — Welcome to Texas on the Potomac's weekly feature, Driving the Debate. Each week, we will look at a widely used #hashtag and examine which people, media outlets or pundits are driving the social med...
blog.chron.com — Texas takes the gold medal in the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms' 2012 Lost and Stolen Firearms Report. Unfortunately, that's not a prize Texans are eager to accept. The ATF 2012 Lost and Stolen Firearms Report was released Monday, which brought the news that Texas ranks number one when it comes to total firearms reported as lost or stolen in the National Crime Information Center.
blog.chron.com — Connecticut's governor is brushing off Rick Perry's Northeast job-poaching tour this week - but not before getting in a dig at the Texas governor. Democratic Gov. Dannel Malloy said Republican Perry's courtship of Connecticut companies is part and parcel of the Texan's 2016 presidential bid.
blog.chron.com — Christmas has come early for the Religious Right in Texas. Good news, Texans: come December, students can wish each other a "Merry Christmas" or "Happy Hanukkuh" without the fear of being suspended. With the 2016 presidential campaign just two years (or maybe two months?) away, Texas Gov.
blog.chron.com — The nation's highest court ruled Monday that juries can be told of a criminal suspect's silence under police questioning - if they have not yet been read their Miranda rights. The 5-4 ruling, led by the Supreme Court's conservative bloc, was handed down in the case of Genovevo Salinas, a Texan who was charged with murdering two brothers in a Houston apartment complex more than two decades ago.
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