Legislator Wants Places Of Worship, Religious Activity Deemed "Essential" Under Texas LawA representative from North Texas has filed legislation that would designate places of worship and religious activity as “essential” under Texas law.
Cash Payments, Expanded Unemployment Insurance 1 Step Closer For Those Devastated By CoronavirusFederal help is one step closer to becoming a reality for those who’ve been devastated by COVID-19.
North Texas 5th Grader Stands Before Lawmakers, Pushes For Free State Park AccessA North Texas 10-year-old stood before state lawmakers in Austin pushing for free state park access for fifth-graders.
New Texas Laws Could Help Homeowners Save On Property TaxesTwo dozen new Texas laws went into effect this week — several of which the changes could help homeowners save thousands of dollars on property taxes.
Ted Cruz: Year End Spending Bill Is Lobbyists’ Christmas Present; 'Belongs In An Ashtray'United States Senator Ted Cruz called the spending bill that passed the United States Senate Friday a "$1.4 Trillion spending monstrosity that is a lobbyists Christmas present." The bill now heads to President Trump's desk.
North Texas Congressman Roger Williams Introduces New School Safety BillU.S. Congressman and North Texan Roger Williams was joined by Cleburne High School administrators and Cleburne ISD officials on Thursday to unveil a new bill he co-authored to help address school safety across the nation.
Texas Brewers Tap Support For Beer-To-Go BillCraft brewers tapped into whatever support they could find Thursday, to allow Texans to buy beer to-go.
Bill Introduced To Mint A Bush Coin In 2019A bill was introduced in the Senate that would authorize $1 coins honoring President George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara.
House Passes Farm Bill, Sending It To Trump's DeskThe House has easily passed the farm bill, a massive legislative package that reauthorizes agriculture programs and food aid.
Consumer Justice Looks Into Skyrocketing Atmos BillsHomeowners across North Texas say their recent natural gas bills have spiked even though their usage has remained the same, or even decreased.
Bill Passes Making Bestiality Illegal In LouisianaState lawmakers in Louisiana passed a bill making it illegal for a human to have sex with an animal, according to KATC- TV.
GOP Tax Bill Would Kill Deduction For Student Loan Interest Millions of Americans would lose the ability to deduct up to $2,500 in student loan interest under the Republican tax bill.
Cornyn Optimistic GOP Will Have Votes To Pass Health Overhaul Sen. John Cornyn expects to start debate on the Senate's health care bill next week but says of holding together the Republican votes necessary to do so, "It's going to be a nail-bitter, no question."
House Passes $1.1 Trillion Spending BillHouse passes $1.1T government funding measure; first major bipartisan bill of Trump administration.
Bill To Avert Shutdown For 1 Week Clears HouseHouse members have easily voted to approve a short-term spending bill that would avoid a partial government shutdown at midnight.