Tea Party

Trump, Cruz To Hold Joint Event To Blast Iran Nuclear DealDonald Trump and Ted Cruz are expected to headline a Capitol Hill rally against President Obama's proposed nuclear agreement with Iran, both candidates confirmed Thursday.
Tea Party-Backed Turner Not Seeking Texas House Re-ElectionThe former NFL defensive end who led an unsuccessful tea party revolt against incumbent Texas House Speaker Joe Straus isn't seeking another term in office.
Texas Tea Party Conservatives Divided On A Myriad Of IssuesThe right-leaning Texas Legislature is struggling to deliver on promises, saying they're being torn in multiple directions while trying to represent a Tea Party-fueled base. From libertarians to "rock-ribbed Republicans," there is a fracture over countless agendas.
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush Holds Fundraiser In DallasNorth Texas Republicans are rubbing elbows and raising money in Dallas Wednesday night for a potential White House run.
Texas Senator Ted Cruz To Run For PresidentA senior campaign advisor tells me Texas Senator Ted Cruz will announce Monday he's running for President in 2016.
Controversy Over Speakers At Texas Event To Combat 'Islamophobia'Julie Borik says she and other Garland Tea Party members are outraged after hearing about two speakers who will appear at an upcoming event to combat Islamophobia at the Curtis Culwell Center, which is owned by the Garland ISD.
Lt. Gov. Patrick: Nix In-State Tuition Law, Prosecutor Unit FundingPatrick pledged hefty property and business tax cuts, as well pushing to scrap a popular 2001 Texas law offering in-state university tuition to the children of people who came to the U.S. illegally.
Senator Ted Cruz Leans Toward 2016 Presidential RunSen. Ted Cruz appears to be leaning toward a run for president in 2016.
Perry, Cruz Speak At RedState Gathering In Fort Worth Sounding more than ever like a 2016 presidential candidate, Texas Gov. Rick Perry is calling for a national "rebellion" against a "power-hungry, oppressive" president.
Protesters Gather Outside Judge Clay Jenkins HomeProtesters gathered outside of Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins house Saturday morning.
House Republicans Offer Solutions To Border Crisis; Critics Blast RecommendationsTens of thousands of unaccompanied children from Central America who crossed into Texas are overwhelming Border Patrol Agents.
Cruz Reports Raising $1.2M In Year's 2nd QuarterU.S. Sen. Ted Cruz says he raised more than $1.2 million in the year's second quarter, about 25 percent more than he received in the first three months of 2014.