Key Issues Facing Texas Lawmakers In 2017Austin and Washington should be far more simpatico under President Trump than the White House's current occupant, but there's still room for potential policy clashes when the Texas Legislature heads back to work.
Obama Appeals Block On School Transgender RulesThe Obama administration is pushing back against the efforts to block transgender bathroom rights in public schools. This back-and-forth battle has been flush with controversy.
Parents Pull Transgender Child From School Amid Bullying AccusationsA Grapevine elementary school is the latest battleground in the national debate over transgender bathrooms.
Soldier Accused Of Killing Transgender Woman In West TexasA soldier is accused of killing a transgender woman in West Texas, and the FBI is investigating whether it was a hate crime.
Transgender Actress Alexis Arquette Dies At 47Alexis Arquette, the transgender character actress and sibling of actors David, Rosanna, Richmond and Patricia Arquette, died early Sunday morning in Los Angeles. No cause of death was given.
Texas Attorney General Dines With 8-Year-Old Transgender BoyThe Texas mother of an 8-year-old transgender boy says she had some unlikely company over for dinner: the state’s Republican attorney general, who is suing over Obama administration efforts to expand transgender rights.
States File Another Lawsuit Over Obama Transgender RulesTexas and four other states are again suing the Obama administration over its efforts to strengthen discrimination protections for transgender people.
Federal Judge Orders Injunction Against Obama Bathroom DirectiveA federal judge has okayed a preliminary injunction for Texas and a group of states hoping to block a federal rule about public schools and transgender students.
Fort Worth School District Alters Transgender Policy, Will Notify ParentsFort Worth Superintendent Kent Scribner said Wednesday that transgender guidelines have been condensed and that each student will be handled on a "case-by-case basis."
US Officials: Military Concerned About Transgender Timeline U.S. officials say the Pentagon is poised to announce new rules allowing transgender individuals to serve openly in the U.S. military, amid concerns from senior military leaders who believe the department is moving too fast and has yet to resolve many details.
FWISD Talks Transgender Rules As State Works On PolicyTexas leaders on Tuesday are set to take the next step in clarifying the state's bathroom policy. Meanwhile, the Fort Worth ISD will begin holding a series of community forums to discuss the the bathroom battle.
Texas Among 11 States Suing Over President's Transgender DirectiveTexas and 10 other states are suing the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity.