Republican Attorney General Greg Abbott says he raised more than $3.1 million last month in his run for Texas governor.
Public schools are shaping up to become the top issue in the 2014 election campaigns.
Canada-born U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz has yet to renounce his birth country’s citizenship as promised — but a spokeswoman said Saturday the tea party darling plans to have that finished soon.
Some of the most prominent politicians and business people in the state came together Thursday in Dallas to remember billionaire and business legend Harold Simmons.
The deaths this year of three major Texas Republican donors, including a billionaire who died over the weekend, could signal a generational change for party kingmakers in the nation’s largest GOP stronghold.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry will visit the home turf of a potential presidential rival to headline a fundraiser that’s part of a strong push by Kentucky Republicans to flip control of the state House in their favor in 2014.
U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius acknowledged the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services discovered a potential security flaw on the healthcare.gov web site.
A wealthy Dallas Dentist who spent lavishly while running unsuccessfully for Congress last year is challenging longtime incumbent U.S. Sen. John Cornyn.
Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott is putting new emphasis on education in his campaign to replace Gov. Rick Perry.
The Senate has rejected a Democratic effort to extend the government’s ability to borrow money through next year.
Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott is facing heat for his about face on joining the U.S. Justice Department’s lawsuit to block the proposed merger between American Airlines and US Airways.
Fort Worth Democrat Wendy Davis has announced that she will make clear her future plans on Oct. 3.