New Mexico Advocates To Join Texas Immigration Law ProtestDozens of immigrant advocates from New Mexico are heading to Texas to protest that state's new law allowing police officers to ask about a person's immigration status.
Around 20 People Charged After Texas 'Sanctuary City' Sit-InAround 20 people were charged with criminal trespassing Monday evening after staging an hours-long sit-in at a state building to protest a Texas bill compelling local police to enforce federal immigration law.
Texas GOP Starts School Choice Push, But Will It Be Enough?The Texas governor and the Bush family's rising political star have added muscle to a rally supporting school vouchers — but such plans still may not pass the fiercely red state's Legislature.
Texas Electors Convene For Vote As Some Question TrumpThirty-seven Republican electors from across the state are convening at the Texas Capitol to formally vote to make Donald Trump the country's next president.c
Fort Worth Man Arrested After Break-In At Texas CapitolA Fort Worth man has been arrested on burglary and criminal mischief charges after a state trooper reported seeing him breaking into a second-floor window at the Texas Capitol.
UT Chancellor Takes Aim At TrumpChancellor McRaven minced no words when addressing the new Spanish and Mexican students at a ceremony at the State Capitol.
Texas Same Sex Marriage Foes Call For 'Biblical Marriage' About 250 people gathered Monday afternoon at the Texas Capitol to rally in support of what they call "Biblical marriage" — a union between a man and a woman.
Groups For, Against Gay Rights Stage Rallies At Texas CapitolHundreds are gathering at the Texas Capitol for a rally against same-sex marriage, headlined by Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore.
African American History Memorial Seeks FundsSupporters of a plan to erect a monument on the Texas Capitol grounds to commemorate the state's African-American history say they've raised about $750,000 of the $2.6 million needed.
Gun Advocates Mill Part Of Handgun On State Capitol StepsIn front of the state capitol, gun rights advocates with the group Come and Take it Texas, used a machine to make the lower part of a gun and a point.
Suspicious Substance Closes Texas Capitol Basement The state Department of Public Safety says part of the Texas Capitol's basement has been temporarily closed while firefighters investigate a 'powdery substance' in a lawmaker's office.
Texas Senate On Track To Pass Tough Abortion Rules This time when the Texas Senate takes up tough new abortion restrictions, the chamber's top Republican is determined not to let anything — or anyone — derail a vote.