Texas Governor Greg Abbott says he hasn’t spoken with indicted Attorney General Ken Paxton since the state’s top lawyer was booked earlier this month on securities fraud charges.
Rick Perry has raised so little money for his second-chance presidential bid that he’s stopped paying his campaign staffers, the kind of cash crisis that could normally sink a candidate.
CBS News will present an early debate for Democratic candidates and a critical February face-off for Republicans in the race for the White House.
Donald Trump doesn’t appear to be going away anytime soon, so his rivals are scrambling to figure out how best to handle the blowback from every new bout of bluster drowning out their campaigns.
Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz will visit two north Mississippi cities this month.
Republican presidential contender Rick Perry branded Donald Trump’s candidacy a “cancer on conservatism” Wednesday in the strongest denunciation yet of the billionaire’s provocations in the campaign.
Republican Gov. Bobby Jindal of Louisiana jumped into the crowded 2016 presidential race Wednesday with plans to focus his campaign on winning over Christian Conservatives.
The bill still needs a final House vote. That chamber has already passed a similar version.
Dell Inc. has joined opposition to a Texas bill that would attempt to defy the U.S. Supreme Court if gay marriage is legalized.
Republican senators eyeing the presidency split over the renewal of the Patriot Act surveillance law, with civil libertarians at odds with traditional defense hawks who back tough spying powers in the fight against terrorism.
Vocal Loretta Lynch opponent Ted Cruz was the only senator to miss her confirmation vote.
North Texas Republicans are rubbing elbows and raising money in Dallas Wednesday night for a potential White House run.