Gov't Watchdog: HUD Secretary Violates Hatch ActA government watchdog says the nation's housing secretary violated a law prohibiting government officials from using their office for partisan politics when he promoted her candidacy during a media interview.
Julian Castro Returning To Texas Under VP RumorsJulian Castro is returning home to San Antonio on Friday swarmed by the same speculation as when he left Texas for Washington two years ago. Is the Hispanic politician vice presidential material?
Hillary Clinton Seeks To Solidify Support Among Latinos Riding high from Tuesday night's debate, Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton brings her Presidential campaign to Texas today.
Senate OKs San Antonio Mayor As Housing Secretary The Senate easily confirmed San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro on Wednesday to head the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Julian Castro Accepts Housing Secretary PositionSan Antonio Mayor Julian Castro has accepted the national housing secretary position.
Patrick & Castro To Debate ImmigrationA prominent immigration reform advocate faces a prominent Republican hardliner on immigration reform Tuesday in a debate recorded for Spanish-language TV stations.
Texas Democratic Stars To Appear TogetherGubernatorial hopeful Wendy Davis is making a relatively rare appearance with two of Texas' other brightest Democratic stars.
San Antonio Adopts Gay Rights MeasureSan Antonio leaders approved anti-bias protections for gay and transgender residents, over the disapproval of top Texas Republicans and religious conservatives.
Gay Rights Groups Seek Anti-Bias Win In TexasGay rights advocates and religious conservatives were expected to pack a San Antonio city meeting on Thursday for a vote on nondiscrimination protections.
Sebelius In Texas To Tout HealthcareHealth and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is visiting Austin and San Antonio to tout the Affordable Care Act, which aims to make sure that everyone has health insurance.
Opinion: Democrats Take Their Turn With Gaffes And Negative Press At ConventionCommonly referred to as “what goes around, comes around’, the Republicans are finding plenty to take shots at as the Democrats conduct their week in the ‘often dubious’ political spotlight called “the Convention”.
Opinion: Democrats Offer A Positive Vision For The Future At Convention After GOP Offers Only AttacksSitting in the Time Warner Cable Arena last night I was struck by how different the Democratic National Convention was from the Republican event last week. Unlike the Republicans in Tampa, Democrats focused on the fight to preserve the middle class and the American Dream.