Democrats and some Republicans in Congress blame Texas Senator Ted Cruz and his effort to defund Obamacare for the 16 day partial government shutdown.
If the partial government shutdown doesn’t end by November 1st, families of nearly 10,000 Tarrant County children enrolled in Head Start or a day-care program may suffer.
The Senate has rejected a Democratic effort to extend the government’s ability to borrow money through next year.
As the government shutdown continues and Congress remains divided, the American people are united on one front: they disapprove of Congress.
DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Hundreds of people wanting immigration reform staged a rally and march Saturday afternoon in Dallas. It was part of what was billed as a “National Day of Dignity and Respect.” The rally […]
A lot of North Texas voters are furious over the government shut down.
Former Texas Supreme Court Justice Jack Hightower, a Democrat who also served a decade in Congress under three different presidents, has died. He was 86.
The House has voted to continue the collection of hundreds of millions of Americans’ phone records in the fight against terrorism.
CBS 11 tried gauging the impact of the sequester on North Texas if it hits after the Friday deadline. But the bottom line is, most people don’t seem to know what it will be.
Many North Texas workers are opening their first paychecks of the year on Friday, and many are unpleasantly surprised.
Gov. Rick Perry says he’s disgusted by the left using the massacre in Newtown, Conn., to advance a pro-gun control agenda.
Republicans in Congress who took the politically risky step of voting to raise taxes now find themselves trying to fend off potential primary challenges next year from angry conservatives.