Cornyn Shows Support, Introduces Rex Tillerson At Senate HearingPresident-elect Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of state is getting the ringing endorsement of Texas senator John Cornyn.
Bathroom Bill Draws Opposition From Dallas Business LeadersTexas took center stage in the debate over bathroom privacy Thursday afternoon. Lt. Governor Dan Patrick announced a bill to limit transgender women from using public women's restrooms.
House Speaker Ryan Promises To 'Defund' Planned ParenthoodHouse Speaker Paul Ryan says upcoming legislation to repeal the health care law would cut off taxpayer money to Planned Parenthood.
Republicans Primed For Push To Dismantle Obama's PoliciesMembers of the 115th Congress will be sworn in at noon Tuesday, setting off the GOP's pursuit of a conservative agenda.
Obama Sets Rule To Protect Streams Near Coal MinesThe Obama administration on Monday set final rules designed to reduce the environmental impact of coal mining on the nation's streams, a long-anticipated move that met quick resistance from Republicans who vowed to overturn it under President-elect Donald Trump.
Dallas Co. GOP Chair: Elector Changed Mind About Voting For TrumpDallas County Republican Party Chairman Phillip Huffines criticized a North Texas elector who made national headlines after saying he won't for Donald Trump for president.
New Dallas Co. DA Hits The Ground RunningFaith Johnson, a former chief felony prosecutor and state district judge, today met with her transition team, and is already making plans, making changes, and acknowledging the challenges ahead.
Michigan Elector Launches 'Vote For Trump' WebsiteA member of the Electoral College from Michigan has created a website urging Donald Trump supporters to rally electors around the President-Elect amid a flurry of anti-Trump lobbying.
Trump Offers Housing Secretary Job To Ben CarsonPresident-elect Donald Trump has formally offered retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson the position of secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Texas Home To 'Reddest County In America'The dust has started to settle after last week’s historic election, and one small Texas town in the Panhandle has earned the title of “Reddest County In America.”
Senate Dems Ready For New Leader, GOP Staying With McConnellSenate Democrats and Republicans are meeting separately to pick leaders for the Congress that convenes in January.
Trump Breaks Tradition, Grabs Dinner Without Press In TowPresident-elect Donald Trump has broken with protocol by leaving his Trump Tower residence without taking along his press contingent.

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