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Week in Review, March 26th

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.
 
 

Week in Review, March 19th

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.
  • Find contact information for legislative staff of the 84th Legislature. (House Research Organization, 2015)
  • Consider how education systems affect creativity in students. (TED Talks, accessed March 18, 2015)
  • Map unemployment by state. (Bureau of Labor Statistics, January 2015)
  • Examine the federal debt limit. (Congressional Research Service, March 9, 2015)
 
 
 

Week in Review, March 12th

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.
 
 

Week in Review, March 5th

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.
  • Read about the new net neutrality rules. (Federal Communications Commission, February 26, 2015)
  • See how many petroleum engineers there are in Texas. (Pew Charitable Trusts, March 2, 2015)
  • Consider the rapidly dwindling numbers of monarch butterflies. (Good Magazine, February 10, 2015)
  • Check out NASA's Image of the Day gallery. (NASA, accessed March 4, 2015)
 
 

Week in Review, February 26th

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.
  • Explore the major taxes of Texas. (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, February 2015)
  • See where Texas lands among states for well-being. (Gallup, February 19, 2015)
  • Examine economic segregation in America's metro areas. (Martin Prosperity Institute, February 2015)
  • Consider occupational hazards of public transportation. (Bureau of Labor Statistics, February 2015)
 
 

Week in Review, February 19th

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.
  • Examine the effects of eliminating the Affordable Care Act's tax credits in federally-run marketplaces. (RAND, 2015) 
  • Review the outlook for the Texas economy. (Real Estate Center, Texas A&M University, February 2015) 
  • Consider the attorneys who may be arguing same-sex marriage cases before the U.S. Supreme Court. (Keen News Services, February 17, 2015)
  • Read about a federal judge temporarily blocking President Obama's executive order on immigration. (Jurist, February 17, 2015)
 
 

Week in Review, February 12th

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.
 
 

Week in Review, February 5th

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.
 
 

Week in Review, January 29th

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.
 
 

Week in Review, January 22nd

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.
  • Examine the state of Medicaid this year so far. (Kaiser Family Foundation, January 20, 2015)
  • Review transportation statistics. (U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, January 18, 2015)
  • Read about eyewitness identifications in criminal investigations. (The National Academies Press, 2014)
  • See how many goats there are in Texas and other states. (The Washington Post, January 12, 2015)
 
 

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