Opposition From GOP Senators Grows, Jeopardizes Health BillRepublican opposition to the GOP health care bill swelled to near-fatal numbers Sunday as Sen. Susan Collins all but closed the door on supporting the last-ditch effort to scrap the Obama health care law.
GOP Opposition Imperils Senate Health Care Bill Four Republican senators say they are not ready to vote for the GOP health care bill, putting the measure in jeopardy.
Sen. Cruz Praises Trump On Changes To Immigration, Cuba PolicySen. Ted Cruz appeared at a news conference in Arlington Friday, where General Motors announced plans to open a supplier park to support building its full-size SUV's at its nearby plant.
Texas Names Being Dropped For Possible Comey ReplacementA local veteran of political campaigns feels the President will have to pick someone both sides of the aisle can agree on and Texas could play a role.
Texas Democratic Rep. Castro Won't Challenge Sen. Ted Cruz In '18 Texas Rep. Joaquin Castro says he won't run for the U.S. Senate in 2018 after spending months considering a run against Republican Sen. Ted Cruz.
Ex Punk-Rocker O'Rourke Launches Longshot Bid Against CruzBeto O'Rourke, a 44-year-old Democrat from the remote West Texas city of El Paso, has advocated for legalizing marijuana and preaches tolerance on the U.S.-Mexico border in defiance of President Donald Trump's "Build that wall" mantra.
Democratic Rep. To Announce Challenge For Senator Cruz's SeatDemocratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke of Texas said Wednesday he is preparing for a campaign announcement in El Paso and insisted GOP Sen. Ted Cruz is beatable.
Sen. Cruz Pushes Bill To Revoke Citizenship Of Americans Who Join Islamic StateSenator Ted Cruz is renewing a push for Congress to pass legislation that would revoke the citizenship of any American who tries to join the Islamic State or other terrorist groups, according to a report in the Washington Examiner.
Texas Senator Ted Cruz Talks Taxes, Trade, Refugees In Fort WorthSen. Cruz says he's glad that Congress is poised to repeal and replace Obamacare, pass tax reform and eliminate many Obama-era regulations.
Black Lawmakers To Speak Out Against Sessions In HearingDonald Trump's pick for attorney general, Sen. Jeff Sessions, used strong words in the first day of his Senate confirmation hearings to deny any hints of a racist past.
Trump Leads; Clinton Gains In Latest Texas KTVT-CBS 11 / Dixie Strategies PollIn a state where it is generally accepted that a GOP nominee is almost guaranteed a win in a presidential election, real estate mogul and presidential nominee Donald Trump has "under-performed" in Texas according to Pollster Brian Graham of Dixie Strategies.
Senate Antagonist Cruz Makes Nice With Campaign FundraisersLongtime Senate troublemaker Ted Cruz is trying to make nice with some of his establishment colleagues, with peace offerings where it counts most: their campaign war chests.