Tom Craddick

A woman talks on a cell phone as she drives. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

State Lawmakers Consider Distracted Driving Ban

The House Transportation Committee will hear testimony on Tuesday from people who lost relatives to traffic accidents that involved distracted driving.

02/26/2013

In this photo illustration, a woman uses her mobile phone while driving. (credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Texting While Driving Ban Heads To Perry’s Desk

Sending or reading text messages while driving would be outlawed in Texas under a bill passed by legislature and headed for Gov. Rick Perry’s desk.

05/30/2011

In this photo illustration, a woman uses her mobile phone while driving. (credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Texas Lawmakers Mull Ban On Texting While Driving

The House Transportation Committee will consider legislation to institute a statewide ban on texting while driving.

03/09/2011