House Republicans, Short Of Votes, Withdraw Health Care BillHouse Republicans, short of votes, withdraw health care bill.
Texas Senate Gives Final Approval To Anti-Abortion BillThe Texas Senate has given final approval to banning a commonly used second-trimester abortion procedure, sending it to the state House.
GOP Healthcare Bill Is Critical First Test For TrumpAs conservatives revolt over Republican healthcare legislation, President Trump faces a crucial first test of his presidency. Can he translate his bully pulpit and popularity with conservative voters into a legislative win?
Cruz Has "Concerns" About GOP Healthcare BillSen. Ted Cruz on Wednesday said that he has "significant concerns" about the House Republican healthcare plan, but added that there is time to address those concerns through congressional negotiations.
Senate Votes To Block Obama-Era Rule On Federal Land PlansThe Senate has approved legislation to block an Obama-era regulation that Republicans said could deter development of federal lands and harm local economies in the West.
DNC Race Tight As Democrats Seek Gains Against TrumpThe contest to head the Democratic National Committee remains fluid as national leaders grapple with how to turn an outpouring of liberal protest against President Donald Trump into political gains.
Texas Tries New Anti-Abortion Strategy After High Court LossThe long, bitter battle over Texas' new efforts to further restrict abortion has begun in the Republican-controlled Legislature.
Texas Senate Votes To OK 'Sanctuary Cities' Bill The Texas Senate has preliminarily approved an anti-"sanctuary cities" bill punishing local governments that don't cooperate with federal immigration authorities.
Texas Lawmakers Rush To Take Up 'Sanctuary Cities' BillThe Texas Senate has begun debating a proposed ban on "sanctuary cities," capitalizing on President Trump's call for a crackdown on illegal immigration to muscle the contested proposal toward passage in record time.
State Legislators Seek Funding Ban For 'Sanctuary Cities'Texas Republicans eager to reinforce President Donald Trump's call for a crackdown on illegal immigration pushed to deny state money for local jurisdictions that refuse to cooperate.
US Sent $221 million To Palestinians In Obama's Last HoursOfficials say the Obama administration in its waning hours defied Republican opposition and quietly released $221 million to the Palestinian Authority.
North Texas Republicans, Democrats React To President Trump's InaugurationAt a watch party at the Las Colinas Country Club, about 30 members of the Greater Irving Republican Club cheered after Mr. Trump took the Oath of Office, then raised their glasses to offer him a toast.