When Austin Mayor Steve Adler held a press conference announcing he was against Proposition 1, the referendum on ride-hailing, he said something that piqued the interest of Politifact's Gardner Selby:
"There’s a reason Austin is number one in Texas in startups and venture capital and patents."
Selby dug into this claim and it was rated "True." Find out why by reading Selby's entire Politifact, which is free to both American-Statesman subscribers and non-subscribers alike.
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