House Rushes To Vote $7.9 Billion For Harvey ReliefPolitics quickly intruded, as Democratic and Republican leaders disagreed on how to pay for the funding.
GOP Texas Lawmakers Get In Each Other's Faces Over Tax BillA small group of Texas House Republicans got in each other's faces during a brief exchange after the chamber passed a contentious property tax bill.
Texas Senate Passes Ban On Local Tree OrdinancesWednesday's 17-14 final approval sends the bill to the state House.
Car Crashes Into House; At Least One InjuredAt least one injury reported after a car crashes into a house in Euless.
House Passes 2 Illegal Immigration Bills Including 'Kate's Law' The House has passed Kate's Law, House Speaker Paul Ryan announced on Twitter.
Several Subpoenas Issued In Russia ProbeThe House intelligence committee is issuing subpoenas for several individuals, including former national security adviser Michael Flynn.
Kittens Recovering Right 'Meow' After Surviving Arlington FireEighteen kittens are expected to survive after firefighters from the Arlington Fire Department saved them from a burning house.
House Votes To Compile Data On Complications From AbortionsThe Texas House has voted to require medical clinics to report complications from abortions performed statewide.
House Passes $1.1 Trillion Spending BillHouse passes $1.1T government funding measure; first major bipartisan bill of Trump administration.
Bill To Avert Shutdown For 1 Week Clears HouseHouse members have easily voted to approve a short-term spending bill that would avoid a partial government shutdown at midnight.
Texas Senate Votes To Boost Security For Judges After AttackThe Texas Senate has voted to boost security protections for state and local judges after an attempted assassination of a district judge outside her Austin home in 2015.
Texas House Speaker Blasts Senate Budget's Accounting TrickThe Texas Senate's proposed $106.3 billion state budget is now set for a floor vote next week -- but it's already being blasted by the Republican head of the House.