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.
Texas Riders Deliver 10 Commandments To Oklahoma GovernorHorseback riders from a cowboy church in Texas have delivered to Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin a stone tablet engraved with the Ten Commandments.
Bland Family Not Expected At Texas Jail ReviewRelatives of Sandra Bland are not expected at the Texas Capitol as lawmakers launch a review of jail safety following her July death in a county lockup.
Suspect In Vehicle Arson At Capitol Arrested In IowaMichael Patrick Wagner was arrested by the Marion Police Department for an unrelated charge in Linn County.
Bland's Death Takes Stage At Texas CapitolThe arrest and death of Sandra Bland is bringing top state officials to a hearing at the Texas Capitol on Thursday to testify about jail standards and police officer protocols.

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