Former Doctor To President Trump Running For Congress In Rural TexasThe former physician to President Donald Trump, whose Veteran Affairs nomination was derailed by professional misconduct allegations, has filed paperwork to run for congress in Texas.
Bill To Legalize Marijuana Nationwide Passes US House CommitteeThe bill would also allow doctors at the Veterans Administration to prescribe medical marijuana.
Democratic Members of Congress From North Texas Want Strong Process In Impeachment InquiryCBS 11 reached out to the offices of all Republican members of Congress in North Texas, and either the lawmakers were unavailable for interviews Friday or we didn't hear back.
Texas Congressmen Participate In Intelligence Committee Hearing On Whistleblower Complaint Against President TrumpOne of the Texas Congressmen at Thursday's hearing was Republican John Ratcliffe of Heath, who initially was selected by the President to be his new Director of National Intelligence.
North Texas Political Analyst Says Impeachment Inquiry Of President Trump Will Impact 2020 ElectionsUT Dallas Political Science Professor Harold Clarke says he thinks impeachment politics will favor Republicans.
Texas AG Leads National Antitrust Investigation Into GoogleJust how "free" is the internet?
Fort Worth Officials Travel To D.C., Push For New Gun Safety LawsAs Congress returns for the fall session, The U.S. Conference of Mayors is in Washington D.C. — pushing lawmakers to pass certain gun safety legislation.
Texas Rep. Kenny Marchant Won't Seek Reelection, Announces RetirementU.S. Rep. Kenny Marchant (R-Texas) announced Monday that he will not seek reelection in 2020 and will retire. The congressman represents the 24th District of Texas, which covers part of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex.
Texas Congressman Will Hurd Will Not Seek Re-Election"I have made the decision to not seek reelection for the 23rd Congressional District of Texas in order to pursue opportunities outside the halls of Congress."
Retired US Navy SEAL Floyd McLendon Announces Campaign For CongressRetired U.S. Navy SEAL Floyd McLendon announced his campaign for Congress Monday morning.
Texas Democrat Wendy Davis Running For Congress In 2020 Against Rep. Chip RoyTexas Democrat Wendy Davis announced Monday that she will run for Congress in 2020, five years after badly losing a run for governor that was propelled by her 13-hour filibuster of an anti-abortion bill in the state Capitol.
President Trump, Texas Lawmakers Say They Don't Want Another Government ShutdownPresident Trump reacted to the compromise struck by Congressional negotiators, including Republican Representative Kay Granger of Fort Worth, Monday night.
Lawmakers Reach 'Agreement In Principle' To Avoid Government ShutdownLawmakers were scrambling to flesh out an agreement and have a budget measure ready before the current continuing resolution expires Friday.
Federal Employees Hoping Congress Compromises On Border Security, Avoids 2nd Shutdown: 'We Can't Really Get Comfortable'"We can't really get comfortable because we're not comfortable," said TSA screener Rick DeChiara. "Three weeks from now, we could be exactly where we were before."
Ex-Texas Rep. Farenthold Quits Lucrative Port Lobbying JobA former Texas congressman who resigned last year amid sexual harassment allegations has quit his $160,000-a-year lobbyist position for a port authority.