Gov. Abbott Poses For Pictures With Astros World Series TrophyAbbott donned an Astros jersey and posed with the trophy inside the reception area of his office at the state Capitol on Tuesday.
Texas Governor Says 'Inaccurate' Displays Unfit For CapitolTexas Gov. Greg Abbott's office said Monday that "substantially inaccurate historical statements" don't belong on display at the state Capitol as they seek a review of a Confederate marker that rejects slavery as an underlying cause of the Civil War.
Lawmaker: Texas Governor Supports Confederate Marker RemovalA Texas lawmaker says Republican Gov. Greg Abbott privately told him that he supports removing a Confederate marker inside the State Capitol that rejects slavery as an underlying cause of the Civil War.
Business Leaders Want Bathroom Privacy Bills FlushedThe debate intensifies over bathroom privacy bills as the Special Session begins Tuesday.
North Texans Head To Austin To Rally For LGBTQ RightsBusloads of people are leaving DFW on Monday to rally for LGBTQ rights in Austin. The group will make the trip and then advocate for policies that would improve the livelihood of the state's LGBTQ community.
Texas Teachers Rally Against School Choice BillHundreds of teachers from North Texas traveled to the State Capitol Monday to rally against state-funded education savings accounts.
Texas Teachers In Austin To Lobby LawmakersTeachers from across Texas spent the first day of their Spring Break lobbying lawmakers in Austin.
Texas Senate Committee Approves 'Bathroom Bill'A Texas Senate committee approved the controversial 'bathroom bill' in a vote early Wednesday morning, sending the measure to the full Senate for debate and a vote.
Effort At State Capitol To Stall Bill Targeting Sanctuary CItiesPunishing sanctuary cities is one of Governor Abbott's top priorities.
Advocates Heading To Austin To Push Texting And Driving BanOn February 2, there will be a briefing in Austin with the public and lawmakers about House Bill 62, which would ban texting while driving statewide if it became law.
State Lawmakers Consider Softening Drug PenaltiesHouse members heard testimony Tuesday that despite crime rates going down, drug possession convictions are on the rise.
Historic State Capitol Gates & Fences For SaleA piece of Texas history will be on the auction block this weekend.