Congress Launching Investigation Into Fort Hood Over Sexual Assaults, Soldier DeathsThe 28 deaths this year include five homicides, as well as accidents, suicides, deaths related to illness, cases still under investigation and one combat-related death.
Unemployed Texans Will Receive Added $300 Weekly Benefit For Entire Month Of AugustInitially, Texas had only been approved for enough money to pay for first three weeks of August.
'This Isn't An Idle Threat': American Airlines May Cut Flights To Many Smaller CitiesFort Worth-based American Airlines is planning to drop flights to up to 30 smaller U.S. cities if a federal requirement to continue those flights expires at the end of next month.
When Could Unemployed Texans Receive Extra $400?The Texas Workforce Commission is “reviewing the presidential memoranda and will provide additional information as soon as it becomes available.“
Difference Between Democrats, Republicans Unemployment Benefit Plans Is $1,600 Per MonthAfter two weeks of negotiations, the two sides have not budged on their stances on restarting the jobless aid.
Dallas Area Arts Industry Sending Out An SOS To CongressThe Save Our Stages Act would provide $10 billion in funding to independent arts venues around the country.
Following President Trump Tweet, Texas US Lawmakers Say They Don't Support Delaying November ElectionThe President of the United States doesn't have the authority to move the election. Only Congress can do that.
Bipartisan 'Save Our Stages' Bill Would Offer Much-Needed Relief For Music VenuesEndorsed by music industry advocacy groups, the bill would provide $10 million in funding for six months of short-term economic relief to independent music venues around the country.
Trump Suggests Delaying Election Over Claims About Vote By MailPresident Donald Trump is for the first time floating a “delay" to November's presidential election.
Mayors, Including 1 From North Texas, Urge Congress To Send Billions More In Coronavirus ReliefArlington Mayor Jeff Williams spoke out Wednesday during a conference call by the U.S. Conference of Mayors about the economic pain.
Congresswomen Call For Changes In Military After Texas Soldier Vanessa Guillen's MurderThree congresswomen joined about a dozen other women on Capitol Hill to demand systemic shifts in military culture following Spc. Vanessa Guillen's murder.
Candace Valenzuela Wins 24th Congressional Democratic Runoff Over Kim OlsonFormer school board member and Democrat Candace Valenzuela won the 24th Congressional District Seat over retired Air Force pilot Kim Olson.
Second Stimulus Check During Pandemic Could Go Out As Early As AugustUnder the proposed legislation, each member of a household would receive $1,200, including children, up to a maximum family limit of $6,000.
North Texas Clinic Received $1.26 In Federal Coronavirus Relief While Big Hospitals Got Millions“It was very disappointing,” said owner Mac Okwah. “Here I am struggling to survive, doing everything I can, and seeing this check was just defeating.”
Dallas Small Business Owner Frustrated After Congress Lets SBA Program Run Out Of MoneyRepublicans in the Senate and House blame Democrats for the standoff. Democrats want to spend more money for hospitals and local governments.