Annise Parker

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Mayor Parker’s Expands Nondiscrimination Policy

The executive orders Mayor Parker signed in late March protect city employees from harassment or discrimination in hiring, promotion and…

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Letter from the Mayor

As Mayor of Houston, I send regards to the readers of Pride Houston, the official guide for the Gay, Lesbian,…

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Up Close and Personal with the Mayor-Elect Annise Parker

This is really the first chance I’ve had to relax,” says Houston’s Mayor-elect, Annise Parker, eight days after her historic…

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Local News

Annise Victorious

“This election proved that a positive, issue-oriented message can yield a winning margin. This election also makes a great statement…

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Featured

Having Their Say

Here's who we talked to: Virgil Vincent, Anita Renteria, Ken Council, Carol Wyatt, Ray Hill, Phyllis Randolph Frye, Ed Barnes,…

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Columns

Insideout at City Hall: Public Service

Whatever the future holds, it has been an honor to serve this city as city controller for six years and…

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PastOut

PastOut: Nine Years Ago in OutSmart

In the season of “peace on Earth, goodwill toward men,” the mother of murdered Matthew Shepard and the grandson of…

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Letters

From Our Readers: December 2009

I'm attaching a postcard I received in the mail yesterday [displaying an image of Annise Parker being sworn in as…

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Columns

Inside at City Hall:Securing Our Future and Honoring Our Past

Imagine trying to play with your children or dogs while looking over your backyard fence at a 23-story residential high-rise…

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Columns

PastOut: 7 Years ago in ‘OutSmart.’

7 Years ago in ‘OutSmart.’ Members of EPAH, the Executive Professional Association of Houston, donned military and tropical gear to…

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