Bobby Cervantes, an Austin-based reporter for the Houston Chronicle, covered the 2012 presidential election and technology for Politico in Washington, D.C. He has also reported for NBC News, The Texas Tribune, the San Antonio Express-News and the Amarillo Globe-News.

The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Bobby Cervantes

Recent stories from Bobby Cervantes

Texas economy falls from No. 3 to 21 in rankings, probably due to oil slump

Texas Democrats pointed out a national story suggesting the state's economy lost lots of oomph from 2013 to 2016. Really?