Profiling The Candidates In The 32nd Congressional District: Incumbent Pete SessionsAfter 21 years in Congress, Rep. Sessions seems unfazed by Democrats' who are energized this year. "I've not lost an hour's sleep yet. I've not been worried about it. But this will be a vigorous debate."
Houston Mayor: Recovery From Harvey Not Fast EnoughThousands of people still need help as they continue living either in hotels or in damaged homes, said Mayor Sylvester Turner.
Senate Leaders' Budget Deal Faces Opposition In Both PartiesOpposition from Democratic liberals and tea-party Republicans in Congress may imperil a budget deal reached by Senate leaders to keep the government operating past midnight Thursday.
President Trump Calls For Unity In First State Of The Union AddressPresident Donald Trump is calling on Congress to "set politics aside" and overhaul the nation's immigration system during his State of the Union address.
Sen. Cruz Proposes New Tax BillSen. Cruz introduced a measure that would make the tax cuts for individuals in the new tax law permanent.
Divided Democrats Face Liberal Backlash On ImmigrationWith a new deadline fast approaching, Democrats in Congress are struggling to adopt a unified strategy to protect hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation.
White House To Push Merit-Based Immigration In New Campaign The White House is embarking on a major campaign to turn public opinion against the nation's largely family-based immigration system ahead of an all-out push next year to move toward a more merit-based structure.
House Speaker Says He’s Not Leaving Congress Anytime SoonThe Wisconsin Republican was asked Thursday about two published reports suggesting he might leave his job soon after the GOP passes a rewrite of the U.S. tax code.
GOP Challenger To N. Texas Congressman Backed Roy Moore's Alabama Senate CampaignVeronica Birkenstock says she's not concerned that her backing of Roy Moore will hurt her chance of winning her own race.
Will Name Recognition Give Former Dallas TV Investigative Reporter Edge In Congressional Race?"We're going to shine a light on wasteful spending, we're going to expose the broken system, we're going to call out bad policy that benefits the wealthy and corporations at the expense of the rest of us," said Congressional candidate Brett Shipp.
House Votes To Kill Texas Rep. Green's Resolution To Impeach TrumpThe U.S. House of Representatives has overwhelmingly voted to kill a resolution from a Democratic lawmaker to impeach President Donald Trump.
WH Budget Meeting Planned With Trump, Congressional LeadersPresident Donald Trump and congressional leaders have scheduled a summit to begin sorting out their budget differences.