Abbott's Picks For UT Regents Headed To Full Texas SenateA state Senate committee has approved Gov. Greg Abbott's three nominees for the University of Texas System Board of Regents.
Texas Governor Says 'Sanctuary' Jail Will Cost Sheriff JobTexas Gov. Greg Abbott is escalating a standoff with Austin's sheriff over so-called "sanctuary cities" policies and now says he will seek new laws to remove her from office.
Abbott Selects Longtime Aide To Lead Texas Health CommissionGov. Greg Abbott has selected one his longtime aides to take over the state's massive health agency.
DISD's Morath Sworn In As Texas Education CommissionerFormer Dallas school board member Mike Morath has taken over as head of the Texas Education Agency.
Former Texas Governor Rick Perry Suspends His Presidential CampaignFormer Texas Governor Rick Perry has decided to drop out of the 2016 presidential race.
New Lt. Gov. Patrick Promises More Conservative TexasTea party favorite Dan Patrick has been sworn in as Texas' new lieutenant governor and will oversee the powerful state Senate.
Governor-Elect Abbott Goes One-On-One With CBS 11 NewsGovernor-elect Greg Abbott raised a lot of eyebrows when he criticized locally-approved ordinances such as Denton's ban on fracking and Dallas' ban on plastic bags -- calling it the "Californication" of Texas.
EXCLUSIVE: Governor Perry Looks Ahead, Reflects On Years In OfficeRick Perry is a giant in Texas politics. And after serving 14 years as Governor, he's spending his final days in office.
Lady Antebellum, Pat Green Booked For Abbott Bash Country stars Lady Antebellum and Pat Green are booked to perform at the inauguration ball for Republican Gov.-elect Greg Abbott.
Perry: Most People Expect Me To Run For PresidentRepublican Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Tuesday he won't make up his mind about running for president until the middle of next year
Greg Abbott Defeats Davis, Elected Texas GovernorRepublican Greg Abbott has been elected Texas governor in a decisive victory over Democrat Wendy Davis
Wendy Davis Votes Early, Rejects Talk Of Long OddsTrailing in polls and money with just two weeks until Election Day, Democrat Wendy Davis on Monday cast her ballot on the first day of early voting and rejected talk that her bid for Texas governor is headed for defeat.