Gov. Abbott Addresses Transgender Debate At Book SigningGovernor Greg Abbott was in town Sunday to sign copies of his new book, and weighed in on Fort Worth ISD's transgender guidelines.
Twitterverse Debates Gov. Abbott's Tweet On Obama’s Trans Bathroom OrderA tweet sent Tuesday by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) comparing the Obama administration's transgender bathroom accommodations to the moon landing under former President John F. Kennedy left many users shaking their heads.
Bathroom Policy Draws Lt. Gov. & Others To School Board MeetingThe bathroom battle has come back to North Texas and this time the FWISD is at the center of the controversy. Lt. Gov, Dan Patrick has called for the resignation of the Superintendent after he instituted a new transgender bathroom policy.
Cruz Names Dan Patrick As Texas Chairman & Gets Support Of Former Perry BackersRepublican presidential candidate Ted Cruz has picked up the backing of a Texas billionaire and the state's lieutenant governor.
Legislature Ends With Lt. Gov. Patrick Denying 2018 PlansTexas lawmakers are shifting back into campaign mode now that the legislative session is over, but Republican Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick says he's not among them.
Texas Legislature Ends 2015 SessionTexas House Speaker Joe Straus excused his chamber just before 1:00 p.m. on Monday, shortly after Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, who oversees the Senate, adjourned the upper chamber.
Texas 'John Wayne Day' Honors Actor's BirthdayWearing a brown plaid coat worn by John Wayne in 1945's "Flame of Barbary Coast," Republican Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick has declared a day in honor of the quintessential screen cowboy.
Patrick Asks Texans To Protect MarriageLt. Gov. Dan Patrick urged a gathering of religious conservatives to become an army of supporters to help him oppose abortion, protect marriage and defend the Constitution.
Patrick Says 'Open Carry' Not Top PriorityAfter pledging in his campaign to fight for open carry of handguns in Texas, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick now said that it is not a State Senate priority and he does not have the votes to pass it.
New Lt. Gov. Patrick Promises More Conservative TexasTea party favorite Dan Patrick has been sworn in as Texas' new lieutenant governor and will oversee the powerful state Senate.
Abbott Sworn In As New Texas GovernorAfter spending 14 years as the governor, Rick Perry watched as his successor is sworn into the office on Tuesday.
Final Preps Underway For Inauguration In AustinFor the first time in 14 years, Texas will swear in a new Governor.