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Immigration, Border Security Remain Top Issues in UT/Texas Tribune Poll

Immigration, Border Security Remain Top Issues in UT/Texas Tribune Poll

AUSTIN, Texas — With mid-term elections less than a week away, immigration and border security remain foremost on Texans' minds when they think about the problems facing the state, according to the latest University of Texas / Texas Tribune Poll.

Gay Couples View Marriage as Legal Protection, Not Commitment Symbol, Study Shows

Challenging the idea that marriage is necessary for solidifying relationships, a new study from The University of Texas at Austin reveals same-sex couples in long-term relationships believe marriage is more important in terms of legal rights, but less so as a symbol of commitment.