Texas State Government http://hppr.org en Texas regulations could kill bid for Tesla plant http://hppr.org/post/texas-regulations-could-kill-bid-tesla-plant <p></p><p>Texas is one of four finalists trying to reel in Tesla Motors from California.&nbsp; However, the state will not allow the company to sell its upscale electric cars directly to consumers because of long-standing state laws protecting and regulating auto dealerships <a href="http://www.texastribune.org/2014/03/18/regs-could-harm-texas-bid-tesla-battery-plant/?utm_source=texastribune.org&amp;utm_medium=rss&amp;utm_campaign=Tribune%20Feed:%20Main%20Feed&amp;utm_reader=feedly">according to the Texas Tribune</a>.</p><p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 05:00:04 +0000 Cindee Talley 29311 at http://hppr.org Texas regulations could kill bid for Tesla plant All green check marks in Texas: 9 amendments pass http://hppr.org/post/all-green-check-marks-texas-9-amendments-pass <p></p><p>All nine constitutional amendments on the Texas ballot Tuesday easily passed, including the heavily publicized Proposition 6, creating a state water fund drawing from the Rainy Day fund. Thu, 07 Nov 2013 06:01:01 +0000 Adam Vos 23963 at http://hppr.org All green check marks in Texas: 9 amendments pass Texas Panhandle Lawmakers Mostly Uncontested in Primaries… So Far http://hppr.org/post/texas-panhandle-lawmakers-mostly-uncontested-primaries-so-far <p>In Texas, a crowded field of hopefuls is expected for statewide offices in the March primaries.&nbsp; However, for most Texas Panhandle posts, those primary races are going uncontested. Thu, 31 Oct 2013 05:01:00 +0000 Adam Vos 23650 at http://hppr.org Texas Panhandle Lawmakers Mostly Uncontested in Primaries… So Far Who’s Who in the Next Texas Governor Race http://hppr.org/post/who-s-who-next-texas-governor-race <p></p><p><strong><a href="http://www.economist.com/news/united-states/21587253-race-succeed-governor-rick-perry-will-be-exciting-glamour-guns-and-acts-god">A recent piece in the Economist</a></strong> provides an outsider’s view of the players and dynamics of the Texas governor’s race.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 05:00:01 +0000 Cindee Talley 22527 at http://hppr.org Who’s Who in the Next Texas Governor Race