Alexandra Samuels

Covering politics, people & Texplaining for @TexasTribune. Formerly: @USATODAY, @dailydot, @UTAustin. Ping pong champion. Talk to me: asamuels@texastribune.org

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How will the Texas Legislature address school shootings? Likely not with gun control.
January, 17 2019
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Texas officials vote to remove Confederate plaque that says Civil War wasn’t over slavery
January, 11 2019
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Tarrant County GOP’s vice-chairman survives recall vote over his religion
January, 11 2019
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Tarrant County GOP set to vote on whether to remove vice-chairman because he's Muslim
January, 9 2019
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James Talarico, youngest state representative in Texas Legislature, settles in for the 86th session
January, 9 2019
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Abbott-led board to consider removal of Confederate plaque from inside Texas Capitol
January, 3 2019
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Can the Texas Legislature override local ordinances?
December, 28 2018
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What ideas are Texas lawmakers exploring to keep schools safe?
December, 20 2018
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State Rep. Joe Pickett to resign from Texas House after nearly 24 years in office
December, 15 2018
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Dennis Bonnen isn't Texas House Speaker yet but he's hiring people like he is. How does that work?
December, 14 2018
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Dennis Bonnen, presumptive next Texas House speaker, backs removal of Confederate plaque
December, 4 2018
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Three weeks after election, Texas Democrat concedes to state Rep. Morgan Meyer in tight race
November, 29 2018
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Democrats in the Texas House ponder life with Dennis Bonnen as speaker
November, 19 2018
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The week after Election Day, some Texas races remain in limbo
November, 15 2018
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State Rep. Dennis Bonnen gains momentum as two Texas House speaker candidates drop out
November, 11 2018
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How election night may have shifted the Texas House speaker's race
November, 8 2018
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House Speaker Joe Straus: Texas and the Republican Party Are ‘Moving in Opposite Directions’
November, 8 2018
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Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on outgoing House Speaker Joe Straus: "He's not much of a Republican."
November, 8 2018
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Texas House Speaker Joe Straus: Texas and the Republican Party are “moving in opposite directions”
November, 7 2018
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How GOP state Sens. Konni Burton, Don Huffines and Joan Huffman are faring in Texas
November, 7 2018
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Beto O’Rourke is betting big on Facebook ads: He’s spent more than $6 million in six months.
October, 31 2018
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How to fix affordable housing in Texas, by Texans
October, 31 2018
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Groups with neutral-sounding names launch Facebook ads against Texas Republicans
October, 29 2018
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Here’s how to avoid problems with straight-ticket voting in Texas
October, 26 2018
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In a Dallas state Senate district held by the GOP for decades, incumbent Don Huffines is in a tight race
October, 24 2018
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We fact checked Donald Trump's rally in Texas
October, 23 2018
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Without citing evidence, Joaquin Castro says Jared Kushner may have played a role in the death of Jamal Khashoggi
October, 19 2018
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We fact check Ted Cruz and Beto O’Rourke’s second debate
October, 17 2018
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Q&A: State Rep. Joe Moody on criminal justice and the Legislature
October, 11 2018
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T-Squared: Help us spark policy conversations in your communities
October, 5 2018
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Want to discuss affordable housing in your community? This guide can start the conversation.
October, 5 2018
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Some Texas interest groups are endorsing in every statewide race — but not in Sid Miller's
October, 4 2018
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How much money have Ted Cruz and Beto O'Rourke raised outside Texas? We don't know for sure.
September, 27 2018
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With a supermajority, Republicans have complete control of the Texas Senate. That's at risk this election cycle.
September, 13 2018
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State Rep. Four Price files to run for Texas House speaker
September, 6 2018
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Lawmakers couldn't agree on property tax reform, but Texas homeowners can still get some relief
September, 5 2018
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Donald Trump says he'll campaign for Ted Cruz at "biggest stadium in Texas we can find"
August, 31 2018
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Dan Patrick and Ken Paxton won’t debate their Democratic challengers. Is that unusual?
August, 31 2018
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Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick agrees to a debate — with Geraldo Rivera
August, 23 2018
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Down-ballot Texas Democrats are in Beto O’Rourke’s shadow. Will his campaign still help their chances?
August, 23 2018
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State Rep. Travis Clardy Declares Candidacy for Texas House Speaker
August, 20 2018
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State Rep. Travis Clardy declares candidacy for Texas House speaker
August, 20 2018
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GOP sues to kick Gallego off the ballot in state Senate special election
August, 10 2018
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GOP Sues to Kick Gallego off the Ballot in State Senate Special Election
August, 10 2018
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Four things experts taught us about civility in a divided era
August, 10 2018
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We’re partnering with ProPublica to track political ads on Facebook
August, 9 2018
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Does Cruz lead O'Rourke by six points or two? Here's how to evaluate Texas polls.
August, 3 2018
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Ted Cruz leads Beto O'Rourke 49-43 in Quinnipiac poll
August, 1 2018
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Libertarians, independents and write-ins: Here are Texas' non-major party options in 2018
July, 31 2018
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Some voters say they’re inundated with political spam this year. Is there a way to make it stop?
July, 27 2018
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