Ex-Texas Congressman Steve Stockman Convicted Of Fraud, Conspiracy A federal jury convicted a former Texas Republican congressman on fraud and conspiracy charges Thursday for misusing charitable donations to pay for personal and political expenses.
Ex-US Rep. Stockman Expects To Be 'Vindicated' On ChargesFormer U.S. Rep. Steve Stockman says he expects "to be vindicated" on allegations he conspired with staffers to bilk conservative foundations out of at least $775,000 that was meant for charitable purposes and voter education.
Former Texas Congressman Steve Stockman Charged With Diverting FundsA former congressman from Texas has been arrested and charged with conspiring to collect contributions intended for a charity and diverting them to campaign contributions and personal use.
Cornyn Spent $5.5 Million During GOP PrimarySen. John Cornyn spent nearly $5.5 million in the two months leading up to Texas Republican primary to help fend off a challenge from the right by Congressman Steve Stockman.
Cruz Reverses Course, Endorses Colleague Cornyn Firebrand U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz had refused to endorse his colleague John Cornyn before the Texas primary, but a resounding Cornyn victory was enough to change his mind.
Election Leaves Tea Party Influence UnsettledThe first primary in what the GOP hopes is a triumphant year showed that the tea party wield considerable influence in one of the nation's most conservative states.
Cornyn Looks Safe In U.S. Senate RaceWhat could have been a tight primary now looks like a cakewalk for Sen. John Cornyn after his challenger ran a campaign so disastrous that many experts have disavowed him.
Cruz Won't Endorse Cornyn In GOP RaceThe sniping between establishment Republicans and tea partyers resumed Thursday as Texas Sen. Ted Cruz refused to endorse his state's senior senator in next week's Republican primary.