A new campaign in Dallas, backed by powerful public officials, is targeting broader investment in public education, from cradle to eventual career.
State Senator Royce West of Dallas plans to file legislation that requires all cases involving deadly force, including self-defense, to go before the Grand Jury.
After touring Lancaster, one of the hardest hit areas by spring tornadoes Tuesday, Governor Rick Perry issued a disaster declaration for Dallas, Tarrant, and Kaufman Counties.
When FBI agents searched Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price’s house and county office last week, court documents obtained by CBS 11 News show investigators were casting a wide net.
We have a better idea where the feds are headed in their investigation of Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price. The search warrants executed at Price’s house and at his county office mention big companies and at least one other powerful politician, State Senator Royce West.
For the second time in two weeks, Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant has found himself the target of another accusation. This time, a New York-based jeweler sued Bryant for an outstanding balance of $246,000.
The Texas State Senate has approved a bill that would extend some teacher contract deadlines.
Several state senators want to take some of the stress out of budget cuts for teachers.