Fed Battle Over Funding Could Mean More Congestion On Texas HighwaysTXDOT Leadership was very clear in explaining how early preparation for construction of vital projects may be delayed because of inaction by the Federal Government
Feds Demanding Lance Armstrong's Medical RecordsThe federal government wants to see Lance Armstrong's medical records from his treatments for cancer, specifically whether his doctors knew back in 1996 that he was using performance-enhancing drugs.
US Officials: Massive Breach Of Federal Personnel DataThe Obama administration is scrambling to assess the impact of a massive data breach involving the agency that handles security clearances and employee records.
Federal Health Insurance Aid In Doubt For Nearly 8 MillionNearly 8 million people could lose up to $24 billion a year in health insurance subsidies in a Supreme Court case threatening President Barack Obama's law, according to a government report released Tuesday.
Texas' Perry Says States Should Handle Energy SubsidiesFormer Texas Gov. Rick Perry is telling Iowa Republicans he'd prefer that states, rather than the federal government, handle energy subsidies.
Gov. Perry Sending National Guard To Texas Border Gov. Rick Perry says he's deploying as many as 1,000 National Guard troops to the Texas-Mexico border after growing tired of "lip service" from the federal government.
Some Question Judge's Authority On Immigrant ChildrenEven as the White House prepares to take in potentially hundreds of children illegally crossing the border with Mexico on their own, some in Dallas County are questioning the authority to house them here.
Community Weighs In On Site Selection For Immigrant ChildrenMore than 2,000 children from Central American countries who came into United States illegally and without parents, will wait in Dallas County before sitting in a court room and learning their future.
Dallas County Preparing To House 2,000 Immigrant ChildrenDallas County Judge Clay Jenkins is proposing a partnership between the federal government, the county and non-profits that has not been seen since Hurricane Katrina.
Texas Asks Feds For $30 Million To Secure BorderTexas Attorney General Greg Abbott has asked the U.S. Homeland Security secretary for $30 million so Texas can send more state troopers to the Texas-Mexico border to provide security while the Border Patrol is contending with an immigration surge.
Amid Nevada Fight, Texas In Its Own Land Dispute With BLMA Texas land dispute has the outgoing governor and the Republican candidate favored to replace him decrying the same federal agency currently embroiled in an armed standoff in Nevada.
Gov't Reopens, But Not All Agencies Completely Up & RunningThough the federal government reopened from its partial shutdown Thursday, not all agencies are completely up and running.