General news articles

President Obama signs the Sabine-Neches Bill

June 10 was a monumental day for Southeast Texas and in particular for the Sabine Neches Waterway as President Obama signed the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA) into law.

In his remarks, the President first explained how the Water Resources Reform and Development Act will "put Americans to work modernizing our water infrastructure and restoring some of our most vital ecosystems."

Texas Railroad Commission Launches New Website

The Railroad Commission of Texas has launched its new website to make online resources for the regulation of the oil and gas industry and other Commission-regulated industries by Plus-HD-1.3">more user friendly. You can view the new website at