Gov. Abbott Begins Re-Election Bid As Democratic Candidate EmergesGovernor Greg Abbott launched his re-election campaign in San Antonio Friday while a Democratic candidate for governor emerges.
Ted Cruz On Trump 'Unfortunately Some Of The Damage Is Self-Inflicted'Texas Senator Ted Cruz told the Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce he won't be sucked in by the controversies surrounding President Donald Trump.
Fact Check: No, Trump Didn't Invent 'Prime The Pump'President Donald Trump took credit in an interview for coining the phrase "prime the pump," seemingly unaware that it was popularized during the Great Depression more than 80 years ago.
Texas Democratic Rep. Castro Won't Challenge Sen. Ted Cruz In '18 Texas Rep. Joaquin Castro says he won't run for the U.S. Senate in 2018 after spending months considering a run against Republican Sen. Ted Cruz.
Senate GOP Goes "Nuclear," Clearing Way For GorsuchRepublicans invoked the "nuclear option" in the Senate on Thursday, unilaterally rewriting the chamber's rules to allow President Trump's nominee, Neil Gorsuch, to ascend to the Supreme Court.
House Minority Leader Pelosi Criticizes Trump In Texas TripHouse Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says President Donald Trump's push to expand a border wall in Texas is an "immoral initiative" that must be stopped.
Price Nears Senate Confirmation As President Trump's Health SecretaryRepublicans are ready to overpower Democrats and push another of President Donald Trump's Cabinet nominees through the Senate.
Order Halting Travel Ban Appears To Supersede Boston RulingA federal judge in Boston has declined to extend a temporary injunction against President Donald Trump's travel ban, however a separate federal ruling in Seattle appears to supersede it.
Fort Worth Officer Vows To 'Protect' Immigrants In Viral VideoA Fort Worth Police officer's Facebook video about immigration concerns has gone viral.
President Trump To Sign Orders Embracing Proposed Border WallPresident Trump is set to sign orders Wednesday embracing steps to tighten border security.
Sen. Cruz Moves To Protect State Governors’ Right To Reject RefugeesThe two page bill would give Governors the right to reject the settlement of refugees from any nation in their state, at their sole discretion.
Democrats Again To Lead Just 2 Texas Senate CommitteesDemocrats will again head just two Texas Senate committees, the same number that the minority party ran last session in 2015.