Too Close To Call But Dem Lamb Claims Win In PennsylvaniaA razor's edge separated Democrat Conor Lamb and Republican Rick Saccone early Wednesday in their closely watched special election in Pennsylvania, but Lamb claimed victory before exuberant supporters after midnight.
Outraised & Outhustled, Is Ted Cruz Losing His Campaign Mojo?Seeking a second Senate term, Ted Cruz has been outraised by his Democratic opponent, El Paso congressman Beto O'Rourke, who also has visited more of Texas lately.
Things To Know About Today's Texas PrimariesTexas kicks off primary season ahead of the 2018 midterm election, with implications for Democrats and Republicans alike in an election year that could alter the direction of Congress and statehouses across the country.
Democrats Hopeful As Texas Opens Midterm Primary SeasonTexas Democrats turned out in force ahead of the first-in-the-nation primary Tuesday but their party remains a longshot to make much of a dent in Republican political dominance of the state.
In Texas GOP Primary, It's Who Can Love Trump The MostTexas holds the nation's first 2018 primary elections Tuesday, and the campaign is providing a vivid exhibition of the Trump effect in GOP politics.
Shootings Aren't Big Factor In Nation's First 2018 PrimaryThe first primary of 2018 could offer a test of the re-energized gun-control movement, but the issue has not dominated races in Texas.
Experts Say Ideology Tops Facts In Texas History CurriculumTexas is again beginning to revise what its 5.3 million students are taught, but a group of academics has produced a report highlighting problems with the 2010 standards, and ways to fix them.
Republican Congresswoman Says Many Mass Murderers Are DemocratsRep. Claudia Tenney, a Republican congresswoman from upstate New York, said Wednesday that "many" people who commit mass murder turn out to be Democrats.
Abbott Won't Say If He Voted For Incumbent Texas RepublicansGov. Greg Abbott has refused to say if he voted for other statewide officeholders from his own Republican party in the Texas primary. He said the "ballot is secret. It will remain secret."
Trump Endorses Mitt Romney's Utah Senate Bid On TwitterPresident Trump is endorsing Mitt Romney in Utah's Senate race, another sign that the two Republicans are burying the hatchet after a fraught relationship.
Pelosi Against Budget Deal Unless House Votes On DACAHouse Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says she and many fellow Democrats will oppose an expected bipartisan budget deal unless Republicans allow the chamber to vote on legislation protecting immigrants.
Donald Trump Jr. Endorses George P. Bush's Texas Re-Election BidDonald Trump Jr. has endorsed George P. Bush's re-election bid for Texas Land Commissioner, repaying Bush for breaking with his powerful political family and supporting Donald Trump in 2016.