Bill Elliott and Terry Labonte are among the first-year eligible nominees for the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
Barbara Cargill’s nomination for a second term as chairwoman of the State Board of Education is headed to the full Texas Senate for consideration.
Texas’ new U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz said Sunday that it’s difficult for him to imagine supporting former U.S. Sen. Chuck Hagel if he is nominated to the Pentagon’s top job.
President Barack Obama has nominated Sen. John Kerry as his next secretary of state, saying Kerry’s entire life “has prepared him for this role.”
He had a good enough year to earn his first producer nod on the upcoming awards ceremony.