Taylor Goldenstein, Houston Chronicle

Taylor Goldenstein

Houston Chronicle

Austin, TX, United States

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Recent:
  • Houston Chronicle
  • S.A. Express-News
Past:
  • Austin American-Statesman
  • mySA
  • WSOCTV
  • Los Angeles Times
  • Orlando Sentinel
  • chicagotribune.com
  • Tampa Bay Times

Recent articles by Taylor:

Texas abortion providers head to court today, seeking to offer the procedure for another month

The case could offer a lifeline to Texas abortion funds after they shuttered Friday citing concerns of criminal liability. → Read More

Texas abortion funds freeze indefinitely as Supreme Court shakes landscape

Abortion funds that served Texas women since state’s 6-week ban took effect hit pause... → Read More

Texas abortion providers file suit to stop enforcement of pre-Roe ban

A majority of Texas providers stopped providing abortions on Friday after the Supreme Court ruling, citing legal concerns. → Read More

Some Texas DAs say they won’t prosecute abortion cases post-Roe. But it likely won’t matter.

Abortion providers still face the threat of legal retribution, and most are already... → Read More

Key passages from the Supreme Court decision tossing Roe v. Wade

The Supreme Court opinion written by Justice Samuel Alito was expected after an initial... → Read More

Texas releases detailed timeline of Uvalde school shooting

The timeline places Pete Arredondo, the chief of police for Uvalde school districts, at... → Read More

Why Ken Paxton vs. Rochelle Garza for attorney general may be Texas’ most interesting statewide race

Some political experts say Rochelle Garza is the Democrats’ best chance at eking out its first statewide win in almost 30 years. → Read More

Why Ken Paxton vs. Rochelle Garza for attorney general may be Texas’ most interesting statewide race

The a 37-year-old Garza, a Latina civil rights attorney, is the Democrats’ best chance at eking out its first statewide win in almost 30 years. → Read More

Texas judge temporarily blocks transgender child abuse investigations as protests mount

The suit was launched by three Texas families after the state resumed the investigations... → Read More

LGBT advocates swarm child welfare meeting over Texas abuse investigations

The meeting comes on the heels of a second major suit filed against the state earlier... → Read More

Groups sue to stop Texas investigations of care for transgender kids

Court filings detail the suicide attempt of 16-year-old boy in response to Gov. Abbott’s order to treat transgender medical care for minors as possible child abuse. → Read More

Another day of funerals and grieving in Uvalde’s grim new routine

Motorcycle club members again were present, but unlike on Thursday, they did not harass reporters and photographers. → Read More

Another day of funerals and grieving in Uvalde’s grim new routine

Three more young lives cut tragically short were memorialized on Friday in a town... → Read More

Jessica Cisneros, down 177 votes, says ‘hundreds’ of ballots still uncounted in Henry Cuellar runoff

Ballots are still being counted and a final tally likely will not be available until after Memorial Day. → Read More

Texas State Bar sues AG Paxton for ‘dishonest’ challenge of 2020 election results

The suit, filed in district court in Paxton’s hometown of Collin County, contains... → Read More

AG Ken Paxton dominates George P. Bush in runoff election

The Paxton win signifies the Bush family legacy in holding public office is ending with... → Read More

How Texas Republicans ushered in the new era of immigration policy making

Many of Trump’s marquee immigration policies remain as red states have repeatedly... → Read More

Sen. John Cornyn, a former Texas AG himself, calls Ken Paxton’s legal woes an embarrassment

Cornyn, a former Texas Attorney General and Texas Supreme Court justice, has expressed... → Read More

Ted Cruz faces bar complaint over attempt to overturn 2020 presidential election results

Texas State Bar recently put Attorney General Ken Paxton on notice it considered his suit... → Read More

Texas CPS to resume child abuse investigations of medical care for trans kids

Texas Supreme Court last week cleared the state's child welfare services agency clearance... → Read More