With the 2017 session fast approaching, it's time to tackle school finance issues head on and do something about high-stakes testing.
Recently, 55 promising young medical students donned their white coats for the very first time as the inaugural class at the School of Medicine at University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley, a sign of hope for the both the Valley and the future of Texas.
How many times have you heard the news that the tax rate is going down, only to get your bill and find that your taxes have actually skyrocketed?
Avoiding doing any wrong in measuring and meting out appropriate judgment must be our aim at every step in the criminal justice system, lest we subvert justice in the name of exacting it.
All areas of government benefit from transparency. But sunlight is most necessary at that juncture where private enterprise is paid out of the public burse.
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Much of the current funding gap between higher-poverty school districts and lower-poverty ones has resulted from how the finance system responds to economic recessions.
Texans deserve to have the right medicines at the right time, based on their doctors’ recommendations, and they should be able to access those medicines regardless of the neighborhood they live in or what plan covers them.
Terminal patients have enough on their hands fighting for their lives. They should not have to fight the government, too.