Kay Granger

Carter Roberts, president and CEO of the World Wildlife Fund, and U.S. Rep. Kay Granger, R-Fort Worth. (credit: Glen Ellman)

North Texas Congresswoman Fights Terror, Saves Friendly Beasts

U.S. Rep. Kay Granger, a Fort Worth Republican, has been recognized for her work to fight the illegal poaching of wild animals throughout the world – a dangerous practice that she says can fund terrorism.


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House Republicans Offer Solutions To Border Crisis; Critics Blast Recommendations

Tens of thousands of unaccompanied children from Central America who crossed into Texas are overwhelming Border Patrol Agents.


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Commanding General: β€œIt was wrong β€¦β€

A CBS 11 I-Team investigation has uncovered a pattern of complaints by soldiers at a Texas Army post, triggering an outside review of the facility and drawing a promise from the commanding general that improvements are underway.


Governor Rick Perry greets troops at the Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base in Fort Worth on April 11, 2012. (credit: Chuck Schechner/KRLD)

Perry Criticizes Plan To Move Cargo Planes From Texas

Governor Rick Perry said that a proposal to shift disaster relief planes from Texas is “one of the worst decisions” the federal government has made.


The Fort Worth skyline.  (Photo credit CBSDFW.COM)

Feds Kicking In Money For Fort Worth Trinity Uptown Bridges

Construction can start on two of the three Trinity Uptown bridges near downtown Fort Worth.


An F-35 Joint Strike Fighter on display at Lockheed Martin in Fort Worth. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Granger Gets Support For Lockheed’s F-35 Joint Strike Fighter

The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter project got a vote of confidence from the House Appropriations Committee. The vote on Capitol Hill reaffirms hundreds of jobs at Fort Worth’s Lockheed Martin plant.