The Texas Health and Human Services Commission paid managed-care organizations $5,521,704 in Medicaid capitation payments after beneficiaries died, according to an audit from the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General. Click Here to read the full story.
Texas’ first Hispanic female sheriff announced Wednesday she is running for governor in 2018, making her the biggest Democrat in the race to challenge Republican Gov. Greg Abbott. Click Here to read the full story.
Texas Congressman Joaquin Castro is asking the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) to explain its role in the use of controversial cellphone spying devices on surveillance aircraft owned by the Texas National Guard, after the Observer first reported on the partnership in November. Click Here to read the full story.
Texas State University police have issued criminal trespass warnings to five men suspected of posting dozens of unauthorized flyers and banners across university grounds on Sunday. Click Here to read the full story.