Lupe Valdez Says She's Ready For Greg AbbottValdez surprised political analysts last night after she defeated Houston businessman Andrew White by just 26,000 votes in the primary runoff.
Governor Abbott's School Safety Talks To Tackle Gun ControlTexas Governor Greg Abbott's meetings on school violence and safety promised to wade into the thorny issue of gun control with the next round.
'I Am Seeking The Best Solutions': Governor Abbott To Host Series Of Events On School SafetyThe roundtables will include people from across the state, including parents, teachers, students, lawmakers and interest groups that advocate for and against new gun regulations.
Democrats Running For Governor Make Case For Challenging AbbottOne of the most contentious issues between Lupe Valdez and Andrew White is their views on abortion.
Moment Of Silence Honors Texas School Shooting VictimsThis morning a statewide moment of silence was held to recognize those killed and wounded in the shooting at Santa Fe High School.
Immigration Doubts Follow Texas Democratic Governor Hopefuls Texas Democrats battling for the right to face formidable Republican Gov. Greg Abbott worked Friday in their lone debate before a primary runoff to prove they support softer immigration policies.
Gov. Abbott OKs Harris County Flood Control Bond Election After Harvey FloodingGov. Greg Abbott has granted Harris County's request to hold an August special election in which residents could be asked to approve as much as $2.5 billion to finance critical flood-control projects.
Gov. Abbott Wants Farenthold To Pay For Special ElectionIn a statement Wednesday, Abbott seized on Farenthold's promises to reimburse $84,000 from a special House fund that was used to settle 2014 sexual harassment claims.