Rep. David Simpson

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Tea Party-Backed Texas Lawmaker Wants Marijuana Legalized

A tea party-backed Texas state lawmaker has filed a bill to fully legalize marijuana, seeking to strike any prohibition of it from state statute.

03/03/2015

A TSA agent waits for passengers to pass through a magnetometer at Los Angeles International Airport on November 22, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Texas Bill Criminalizing Airport Pat-Downs Is Back

A key Texas House committee has discussed a contentious proposal to criminalize excessive touching by agents during airport security pat-downs.

04/10/2013