KUT Morning Newspod January 30th, 2012
State Economy Budget Snapshot
In less than a year the Texas legislature will head back to work. And another protracted budget battle will be waiting for them. As KUT’s Ben Philpott reports, that’s in spite of the fact that the state’s economy has picked up in recent months.
AISD Police Social Media
When Austin school district police announced this month they had arrested several people in a gang beating, they said the case was broken by a video posted online. As KUT’s Nathan Bernier reports, school district police are increasingly monitoring social media to investigate crimes.
Austin’s Construction Boom
Several multi-family and mixed-use construction projects in Austin are springing back to life now that the recession is behind us. KUT’s Nathan Bernier talks to Tony Quesada from the Austin Business Journal.