Texas' Abbott Decries Storm Aid Bill; White House BristlesThe White House on Friday sent Congress a $44 billion disaster aid request that's already under attack as being way too small by lawmakers from states recently hit by hurricanes.
Ex-Homeland Security Czar Ridge Recovering From Heart AttackThe wife of former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge says he's in the early stages of recovery from a heart attack, a day after undergoing an emergency heart procedure.
Selective Outrage: Trump Criticizes Franken, Silent On MoorePresident Donald Trump is displaying selective outrage over allegations of sexual harassment against prominent men in politics, as his own tortured past lingers over his response.
Ex-Homeland Security Secretary Ridge Hospitalized In TexasA spokesman says former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge is in critical condition after undergoing an emergency heart procedure at a hospital in Austin, Texas.
North Richland Hills Man Launches Senatorial Campaign To Unseat CruzBruce Jacobson Jr. from North Richland Hills launched his senatorial campaign on Thursday to unseat incumbent Sen. Ted Cruz in the upcoming 2018 election.
Radio Anchor Says Franken Forcibly Kissed Her During USO TourMinnesota Sen. Al Franken apologized Thursday after a Los Angeles radio anchor accused him of forcibly kissing her during a 2006 USO tour and of posing for a photo with his hands on her breasts as she slept.
Hobby Lobby Owner's 'Museum Of The Bible' Opens In D.C.The Museum of the Bible opens Friday, just three blocks from the U.S. Capitol, in what marks the most prominent public display of Hobby Lobby president Steve Green's religious commitment.
GOP Braces For Extended Clash In AlabamaWith President Donald Trump standing on the sidelines, Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore and his allies in Alabama are bracing for an extended conflict — not with Democrats, but with their own party in Washington.
Experts: Bush Groping Allegations Would Be Hard To ProsecuteAllegations that former President George H.W. Bush inappropriately touched six women involve potential crimes punishable by fines or jail time, if they had been prosecuted.
Republican Governors Gather Amid Party Setbacks, TurmoilRepublicans who control two-thirds of the nation's governorships are gathering this week in America's largest red state, in part to strategize about how to maintain their political dominance.
GOP Senate Hopeful Moore Claims 'Spiritual Battle' In US PoliticsRepublican Senate candidate Roy Moore says there is a "spiritual battle" going on in American politics as he faces mounting pressure from national Republicans to drop out of the race.
Effort Underway To Prevent Sexual Harassment At Texas CapitolState Rep. Linda Koop has a plan to prevent sexual harassment or worse from happening at the Texas State Capitol.