Gov. Abbott: Texas Suing Feds Over Obama's Transgender DirectiveTexas Gov. Greg Abbott says the state will become the first to sue the Obama administration over new federal guidance for transgender students in public schools.
Texas Education Board's Leading Candidate Known For Conspiracy PostsA retired Texas schoolteacher who claims President Barack Obama is a gay prostitute is the front-runner in a Republican primary runoff for a seat on the influential state education board.
Federal Attorneys' Conduct Criticized In Immigration CaseA federal judge in Texas who initially blocked President Barack Obama's immigration executive action has ordered that Justice Department attorneys attend an ethics course for misleading him about whether the administration had begun implementing one of the proposed measures.
House To Vote On Scaled-Back Zika Bill Despite Obama Veto ThreatRepublicans controlling the House are ignoring protests from Democrats and a White House veto threat as they speed legislation funding the battle against the Zika virus toward a vote.
President Obama To Pay Historic Visit To HiroshimaPresident Barack Obama will travel to Hiroshima this month in the first visit by a sitting American president to the site where the U.S. dropped an atomic bomb.
Malia Obama To Enter Harvard In 2017 After Taking Gap YearA year off between high school and college is becoming a popular choice for U.S. students and it has caught the eye of President Barack Obama's daughter, Malia. The White House says the high school senior will enter Harvard in 2017.
Secretary Kerry To Revisit Vietnam War Before Obama TripSecretary of State John Kerry will take a day to reflect on his long and complicated history with the Asian country, first as a soldier and later as a war protester and statesman.
GOP Senators Express Concerns Over TX Sen. Cornyn's Sept. 11 BillThe political twist took shape as President Barack Obama visited Saudi Arabia amid the kingdom's threats to pull billions of dollars from the U.S. economy if Texas Sen. John Cornyn's bill is enacted.
President Obama Comments On Secret 9/11 MaterialPresident Barack Obama says the top-ranking U.S. intelligence official is reviewing material in a Sept. 11 report that has been kept secret, and could possibly recommend its declassification.
Obama Texas Op-Ed: GOP Could Break Judicial NominationsIn a Texas newspaper, President Barack Obama says Republicans' refusal to consider his Supreme Court nominee will threaten the integrity of the justice system and prove that the judicial nomination process is "beyond repair."
Locals React To President Obama's Historic Visit To CubaBarack Obama is the first U.S. President to visit the communist country since Calvin Coolidge in the 1920’s.
Abbott Seeks Federal Disaster Aid For 3 SE Texas CountiesGovernor Abbott has written to President Obama requesting federal disaster aid for Jasper, Newton and Orange counties.