Texas Among 11 States Suing Over President's Transgender DirectiveTexas and 10 other states are suing the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity.
Lawsuit Could Be Filed Wednesday Over White House Transgender Directive To SchoolsWhile the Texas Attorney General's office wouldn't comment Tuesday night, CBS11 has learned Ken Paxton will announce what he describes as a major lawsuit in Austin Wednesday afternoon.
Texas Lt. Gov. Denounces White House Transgender Bathroom GuidanceLieutenant Governor Dan Patrick spoke outside of the Texas GOP convention happening in Dallas, denouncing the soon to be released Obama Administration directive of U.S. public school transgender guidelines.
Justices Hear Dispute Over Obama Immigration ActionsThe Supreme Court is taking up an important dispute over immigration that could affect millions of people who are living in illegally in Texas and across the country.
Church Members Fast To Encourage 5th Circuit Decision On Executive Action CaseThe members aim to encourage the court to issue a decision on the Texas-led lawsuit.
New Rules Proposed As 5-Year Anniversary Of Oil Spill NearsAlmost five years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Obama administration has proposed new regulations aimed at strengthening oversight of offshore oil drilling equipment and ensuring that out-of-control wells can be sealed in an emergency.
Supreme Court Seems Divided Over EPA Mercury LimitsThe Supreme Court's conservative justices cast doubt Wednesday on the Obama administration's first-ever regulations aimed at reducing power plant emissions of mercury and other hazardous air pollutants.
US Official: Auto Safety Agency Under ReviewTransportation officials are reviewing the "safety culture" of the federal agency that oversees auto recalls
Gov. Perry & FAA Disagree About Requests To Fly Drones Over BorderA new disagreement has emerged between Governor Rick Perry and the Obama Administration about border security. It centers around the state's use of unmanned aircraft or drones along the Texas-Mexico border.
Some Question Judge's Authority On Immigrant ChildrenEven as the White House prepares to take in potentially hundreds of children illegally crossing the border with Mexico on their own, some in Dallas County are questioning the authority to house them here.
Many Schools Dropping ‘Zero-Tolerance’ Discipline Policies The White House is pressing public schools to abandon some age-old discipline policies. In many cases, students are sent to court instead of the principal's office.
Sebelius Open To 'Uniquely Texan' Health Care PlanHealth and Human Services Secretary says Obama administration is open to negotiate health care plan for Texans.