In face of challenge, Straus throws down gauntlet of his own
SB: GOP Caucus votes to create committee to study how speaker is chosen
Rep. Phil King announces run for Speaker
In CD21, candidates say they are not looking for the mythical Republican swing voter

HC: Economic storm on the horizon -- The rise of battery-powered cars threatens disaster for Houston's oil and gas economy.
Mysterious, 'potentially hazardous' material removed from waste sites in Texas, but EPA won't say from where
Texas railroad commissioner wants AG to weigh in on board chair's actions
UK's oil industry 'entering final decade of production'