Now that he’s 90 and the oldest-ever member of the U.S. House, the Texas Republican is facing his own political shootout. He’s facing his first primary runoff since being elected in 1980.
The death penalty is like gun rights in Texas politics: Candidates don’t dare get in the way of either.
The Dallas office of the Internal Revenue Service has come under federal scrutiny, but not because of anything to do with taxpayers’ money.
Sen. Ted Cruz, the Texas Republican often mentioned as a possible presidential candidate, is working on a project considered standard for national contenders: a book.
Possible presidential hopeful Ted Cruz is auditioning at one of the nation’s largest meetings of young evangelicals, a critical voting bloc for any Republican with White House ambitions.
They’re the types of personal political battles that take over our airwaves.
Democrat Wendy Davis has become the first female gubernatorial nominee in Texas since former Gov. Ann Richards.
Yet another Bush is rising among the ranks in Texas politics.
The moment Republican Greg Abbott announced he was running for Governor, political analysts started saying it’s his race to lose.
It’s one of the most heated races in Texas: The Republican primary for Lt. Governor.
When Greg Abbott was paralyzed by a fallen tree in 1984, Mark Phariss flew 500 miles to his friend’s bedside.
Likely Republican nominee for Governor Greg Abbott returned to North Texas Monday when he made an appearance in McKinney.