November 13, 2012 4:33 pm
How's Texting While Driving Ban Working Locally?
As we head toward the next legislative session, one bill on the agenda might look very familiar. It's the texting while driving law that was passed, but then vetoed by Governor Rick Perry last session. However the law has been implemented on the local level in certain cities and with mixed results.
November 12, 2012 4:40 am
How Early Voting Changes Elections
With more and more people choosing to vote early instead of on Election Day — it raises Some philosophical questions about how we vote. Do people who vote early have the same set of facts as those who vote on Election Day? And will the boost to early voting change the way politicians campaign for votes?
November 12, 2012 4:20 am
Sweet And Big Parties: Indians In Houston Celebrate Diwali
The Indian holiday Diwali begins this week. It's commonly called the Festival of Lights and marks the beginning of the Hindu New Year. How has the holiday's celebration in Houston grown through the years?
November 5, 2012 7:33 am
What Does It Mean To Be An Independent Voter In Texas?
Independent voters outnumber those who call themselves Democrats or Republicans. But what, exactly, is an independent voter? And what sort of influence, if any, do independents really have in Texas?
October 29, 2012 6:30 am
Texas Voters Say 'Obamacare' Influencing Their Vote
With Election Day looming, voters say the economy and budget deficit are still their top priorities. But health care is not far behind. In many polls, voters rate the Affordable Care Act — otherwise known as "Obamacare" — as the fourth most important issue in the presidential race.
October 25, 2012 6:30 am
KUHF Joins PIN And Asks Sources If Texas Is Part Of The South
KUHF News just became a member of the Public Insight Network. Listeners and community members can become a part of the network, and share what they know about timely issues. Reporters will reach out to sources with short questionnaires when they're working on a story. The first story for the Public Insight Network was whether or not Texas was part of the South.