The first television spot Democrat Wendy Davis says she will air against Republican Greg Abbott in the Texas governor’s race attacks his judicial opinion from a rape lawsuit in the 1990s.
The state Department of Public Safety says part of the Texas Capitol’s basement has been temporarily closed while firefighters investigate a ‘powdery substance’ in a lawmaker’s office.
John Wiley Price has made it very clear – It’s business as usual for him, despite being federally indicted.
House Republicans have passed legislation to shut down a program by President Barack Obama granting deportation relief to immigrants brought here illegally as children.
Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price’s attorney Billy Ravkind said he intends to have his client take the witness stand and testify in his own defense.
The probe of Commissioner Price went on from 2001 to 2011. Most current commissioners weren’t on the court during most of that time.
John Wiley Price faces a potential 140 year prison sentence after he was charged with accepting nearly $1 million in bribes in exchange for providing insider information.
A Texas state department says a company hired to make specialty license plates has hit its required $25 million revenue goal a few months early.
Leaders from The Catholic Diocese of Dallas and Fort Worth have responded to Governor Perry’s plan to send National Guard troops to the border.
President Barack Obama’s call for additional authority to more quickly turn back young Central American border crossers is coming amid mounting resistance from some members of his Democratic Party.
Gov. Rick Perry says he’s declined an offer to greet President Barack Obama when he arrives in the Texas capital on Wednesday.
Even 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.