Two lawmakers from opposite sides of the aisle are coming together over a critical water source found in both of their districts.

Republican Sen. Troy Fraser and Democratic Sen. Kirk Watson have put out a joint statement criticizing the Lower Colorado River Authority’s 2012 Water Management Plan, saying it “falls woefully short” of what is needed. In Thursday’s Capital Tonight, we sat down with Sen. Fraser to hear his criticism of the LCRA’s proposal and what measures he believes would work better.

CAPITAL COMMENTATORS

A new ad accuses Senator Wendy Davis of reaching for the stars in California for campaign cash. Political strategists Harold Cook and Ted Delisi weighed in on whether the accusation will stick.

DRONE DEBATE

As the technology for small, airborne craft known as drones becomes cheaper, more people are discovering that the rules surrounding their use are far from clear. Now, a Wimberley man has filed suit against the Federal Aviation Administration to allow him to fly drones to help find missing persons. We looked at how unregulated the drone industry is, despite its growth.