While there is outrage and shock nationwide over a religious freedom act in Indiana, several stated already have similar laws in the book, including Texas.
Perhaps the biggest impact of the mid-term elections in Dallas County is in the district attorney’s office.
The moment Republican Greg Abbott announced he was running for Governor, political analysts started saying it’s his race to lose.
State Sen. Wendy Davis has been encouraged by Democrats to run for the Texas Governor’s office in 2014. But SMU political scientist Cal Jillson thinks it would be a bad move.
Now that the budget axe is falling on Capitol Hill, the White House warns the cuts will be widespread.