Speaker Straus attends meeting of the Texas House GOP Caucus focused on how he is elected
The Texas Senate adjourns sine die
Gov. Abbott suggests special session was a success
Senate still refuses to concur on House changes to SB 1, demands another special session

Transocean to buy Songa Offshore as struggling sector consolidates
Big Oil Follows Silicon Valley Into Backing Green Energy Firms
EIA report says US total energy expenditures in 2015 lowest in 11 years
U.S. operators are teed up for a drilling resurgence