Senate OKs Bill Seeking To Slow Property Tax IncreasesThe Texas Senate has approved a plan designed to slow the increase of local property taxes as Republicans scramble to deliver on fiscally conservative promises despite a state budget crunch.
Trump OKs Changes In GOP Health Care Bill, Winning SupportPresident Donald Trump agreed to add fresh Medicaid curbs to the House Republican health care bill Friday, bolstering the measure with support from some conservative lawmakers.
Oklahoma Senate Punishes Senator Found With Teen In MotelPolice officials in the Oklahoma City suburb of Moore are still investigating the circumstances surrounding an incident last week involving Sen. Ralph Shortey and a teenager. No charges have been filed.
Senator Wants To Abolish Agency That Provides School Bus ServicesThe political battle over school buses in Dallas County took a hard turn today.
Price Nears Senate Confirmation As President Trump's Health SecretaryRepublicans are ready to overpower Democrats and push another of President Donald Trump's Cabinet nominees through the Senate.
Produce, Auto Parts, Electronics: How Mexico Tariff Could Cost ConsumersThe economic impact of President Trump’s executive order to build a U.S./Mexico border wall is already being felt in Laredo.
Former US Senator Calls For Case Against Texas AG To Be DroppedA former Republican presidential candidate calls the criminal case against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton a political smear campaign from within his own party.
Order Halting Travel Ban Appears To Supersede Boston RulingA federal judge in Boston has declined to extend a temporary injunction against President Donald Trump's travel ban, however a separate federal ruling in Seattle appears to supersede it.
Texas Bill To Bar Climate Change Views As Evidence In CasesA lawmaker from East Texas has drafted a bill that would bar a defendant's theories on climate change from being used as evidence in a case involving fraud or deceptive practices.
Fort Worth Officer Vows To 'Protect' Immigrants In Viral VideoA Fort Worth Police officer's Facebook video about immigration concerns has gone viral.
Texas Votes To Change Science Lessons Challenging EvolutionThe Republican-controlled board on Wednesday modified language that had asked biology students to consider "all sides" of scientific theory.
Chair Says GOP Doesn't Want To Rush Health Care OverhaulAt a closed-door meeting last Thursday in Philadelphia, a secretly made recording revealed several Republicans urging caution about scuttling Obama's law.

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