Former Texas Congressman, Vietnam POW Sam Johnson Remembered As War Hero At Funeral"There are very few folks who are real heroes. That word is thrown around a lot," said Ray Sullivan, his former press secretary.
Funeral Procession For Former North Texas Congressman, POW Sam Johnson To Travel Through Downtown Plano MondayThe procession will be in the same downtown Plano area where then-Colonel Sam Johnson was given a hero's welcome back in 1973.
Texas Conservative Activist Allen West Speaks About His Motorcycle Crash: 'It Felt Like My Arms Were On Fire'While he has ridden a motorcycle since 1985, West said he's now giving that up.
Former North Texas Congressman Sam Johnson Passes Away At 89"Sam Johnson was a fearless patriot and an American hero, and we are incredibly proud and fortunate to have called him a fellow Texan," Gov. Greg Abbott said.
Texas Readies For Democratic Presidential Debate, While Local GOP Centers On SuburbsAlthough Democrats might finally break GOP control of the statehouse, for many Texas is still seen as President Donald Trump's to lose.
Allen City Councilwoman Lauren Doherty Questions If City Could Have Stopped El Paso Mass ShooterAllen City Councilwoman Lauren Doherty said she has always supported stricter gun laws.
With Conservative Supreme Court, Abortion Foes Promote Tough State BansEmboldened by the new conservative majority on the Supreme Court, anti-abortion lawmakers and activists in numerous states are pushing near-total bans on the procedure.
O'Rourke Campaign Blames 'Impostor' For Illegal Voting TextsBeto O'Rourke's campaign says an "impostor" was behind a text message seeking volunteers to give people in the country illegally rides.
Prosecutors Seek 15 Years For 2nd Man In Beheading PlotProsecutors and defense attorneys are seeking a 15-year prison sentence for a man who admitted to participating in a plot to behead a conservative blogger on behalf of the Islamic State group.
Man Convicted Of Plotting To Behead Blogger To Be SentencedA Massachusetts man convicted of leading an Islamic State group-inspired plot to behead a conservative blogger is scheduled to be sentenced.
GOP Braces For Extended Clash In AlabamaWith President Donald Trump standing on the sidelines, Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore and his allies in Alabama are bracing for an extended conflict — not with Democrats, but with their own party in Washington.
Texas May Swap US House Seniority For Staunch ConservatismFour veteran Texas Republicans are quitting Congress, meaning the country's largest red state will be trading House seniority for newcomers who could prove even more conservative and willing to buck their party's leadership on Capitol Hill.
Senator Cruz Shifts Re-Election Campaign Into Higher GearWhile campaigning at Texas Motor Speedway last Sunday, Senator Ted Cruz said he's looking to rev up support from his conservative base. "I'm going to do everything I can to encourage them."
Will Texas House Become More Conservative After Straus?The Lone Star State, already one of the most conservative in the nation, may soon become even more so after House Speaker Joe Straus announced he's not running for re-election.
Dallas May Remove Robert E. Lee Statue At Cost Of $500KThe city of Dallas’ most prominent Confederate statue could come down, as soon as Wednesday morning.