Politics

Courtesy: University of Houston

UPDATE: UH Makes No Attempt to Balance NFL Kneeling Panel Discussion before the Media and Public

  HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) – The University of Houston is planning a discussion about the NFL kneeling controversy that it claims will “foster a conversation where we can hear both sides,” but under questioning from Covering Katy News the school admits that both sides will not be represented. The panel will be made up […]

Election Returns

Katy ISD Bond will pass easily Fort Bend County – 100% of precincts reporting Yes 4,924 70% No 2,130 30% Harris County  100% of precincts reporting Yes 3,795 61% No 2,422 – 39% Waller County 100% of Precincts reporting Yes 275 – 64% No 158 – 36% Total Yes 8,994 – 66% No 4,710 – […]

Courtesy Rep. Michael McCaul

McCaul: “We can’t wait 10 years for the Army Corps. to Build this Reservoir.”

  WASHINGTON (Covering Katy News) – Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX), is pushing the federal government to fast-track construction of the Cypress Creek Reservoir, a project that was proposed in 1940 but was never built. “We cannot afford to wait. I cannot afford to wait ten years for the Army Corps. of Engineers to build this reservoir,” McCaul said […]

Rep. John Zerwas - Texas Tribune/ Marjorie Kamys Cotera photo

Katy/Richmond Rep. John Zerwas to Run For Texas House Speaker – Joe Straus will not seek Re-Election

  AUSTIN (The Texas Tribune) – Texas House Speaker Joe Straus, a San Antonio Republican, announced Wednesday he will not run for re-election in 2018, a decision that has the potential to upend the political balance of power in the state. Straus, who has lately been the most powerful moderate Republican in the Texas Capitol, […]