As Gov. Rick Perry wraps up a record 14 years on the job, his successors are both vowing to prioritize public schools if elected in November.
It’s an education plan being proposed for 4-year-olds and one candidate for Texas governor says it doesn’t pass the test.
The death penalty is like gun rights in Texas politics: Candidates don’t dare get in the way of either.
State senator and candidate for governor Wendy Davis will undergo routine neck surgery tomorrow, according to a statement released by her campaign office.
A Senate panel’s discussion about how best to overhaul the curriculum and testing procedures for high schools felt like a political debate.
FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – A 42-year-old homeless man has pleaded guilty arson charged for throwing Molotov cocktails at the door of State Senator Wendy Davis’ office two years ago. Cedric Carmond Steele entered the guilty […]
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis called Saturday for offering pre-kindergarten programs for all Texas youngsters despite the steep price tag — saying anything less would doom many students to failure later in school.
President Barack Obama has met with Texas state Senator Wendy Davis, the Democratic nominee for governor. The White House says Obama visited briefly with Davis on Thursday at the LBJ Presidential Library.
A shooting at the Army post in Fort Hood has left at least four people dead and 14 others injured. Fort Hood remained on lockdown Wednesday evening. National, state and local leaders are all reacting to the events in Killeen.
Republican Greg Abbott is ready to shift the Texas governor’s race back to education, but not over spending cuts. He is expected to reveal his education plan on Monday.
Wendy Davis blasted her rival in the Texas governor’s race for saying that he would veto a law that would make it easier for victims of pay discrimination to sue their employers.
The advocacy arm of Planned Parenthood launched a new political action fund Thursday to influence this year’s election in Texas, hoping to build on its success shaping the Virginia governor’s race.