Next Mission For Women With Military Service: Run For OfficeNine years after being shot down in Afghanistan, then winning a lawsuit against the federal government, writing a book and now running for a Texas congressional seat, MJ Hegar isn't hiding much anymore.
Serving On Corporate Board While In Congress? That Could EndNew attention is being drawn to the freedom members of Congress have to serve on corporate boards or to buy and sell stock in industries they're responsible for overseeing.
Poll Shows That Young People Are Looking For Young LeadersYoung people are looking for a change this election season -- a generational change. A new poll found that young people are far less eager about voting for a lifelong politician.
Leading Democrat Calls For Legalized Marijuana In All 50 StatesThe democrat's argument was heavily based on the belief that arrests for marijuana possession have become a punishment that doesn't fit the crime.
Texas Shrimp Industry Crippled By Immigrant Visa CapThe Texas shrimp industry is facing a worker shortage as a result of the federal cap on U.S. visas for immigrant seasonal workers.
Texas Lawmaker Is Newest Member Of HouseRepublican Michael Cloud of Texas has been sworn in as the newest member of Congress, succeeding Blake Farenthold.
Ron Paul Apologizes For 'Offensive Cartoon' On Social MediaFormer Texas congressman Ron Paul is apologizing for an "offensive cartoon" with racist illustrations that he says a staff member inadvertently posted to his social media.
Texas Senators: Balance Zero-Tolerance And CompassionBoth senators went to the Texas-Mexico border Friday to hold a roundtable discussion with immigration officials, religious and community leaders.
In Reversal, Trump Signs Order Stopping Family SeparationPresident Donald Trump said he will sign something "in a little while" to address the spike in the number of migrant children being separated from their families at the border.
Willie Nelson To Trump: 'Let's Go Down To A Border Detention Center'Country music icon Willie Nelson has extended an offer to meet President Donald Trump at one of the detention centers at the U.S.-Mexico border to better understand what's happening there.
Money To 'Harden' Schools Draws Backlash After ShootingsOn Tuesday, dozens of gun-control activists packed the end of a two-day hearing at the Texas Capitol on school shootings.
Judge Deals Big Setback To Trump On 'Dreamers' ProgramA federal judge ruled that the Trump administration must resume a program that has shielded hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation.