Texas Congressional Representatives Face OppositionTwo long-time North Texas representatives in Congress face opposition at the polls. The 30th and 32nd congressional districts cover large sections of Dallas County.
Congresswoman Johnson Introduces Resolution Honoring Victims of Post 9/11 Hate Crimes"In the first nine weeks following 9/11, there were over 700 documented cases of violent incidents targeting Arab-Americans," Johnson says.
Oversight Committee Had Problems Getting VA Hospital AnswersTwo members of Congress said their public oversight visit to the VA North Texas System Friday, only came after extensive work trying to quietly handle complaints behind closed doors.
Dallas Congresswoman Calls For Change At Local VA HospitalsA Dallas congresswoman is speaking out about care at Veterans Affairs hospitals -- saying the VA is jeopardizing the quality of care for vets, to protect its own administration.
Supreme Court Strikes Down Part Of 1965 Voting Rights ActThe United States Supreme Court struck down a portion of the 1965 Voting Rights Act requiring certain states, including Texas, to have voting law changes "pre-cleared" by federal courts.