Long-Time Dallas Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson Announces RetirementUS Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX-30) announced on November 20 that she is retiring from Congress after nearly 30 years.
Hundreds Converge On Dallas City Hall As City Leaders Declare 'George Floyd Remembrance Day'Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson was joined by Dallas Police Chief U. Reneé Hall, U.S. Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson, some of the city council, faith leaders and members of the community for a George Floyd remembrance ceremony.
Democrat, Republican Lawmakers In Dallas Support Bills To Help DreamersTwo North Texas members of Congress from different parties agree that the U.S. should help Dreamers, the nearly 800,000 people nationwide who were brought here illegally by their parents when they were children.
Voters, Members Of Congress Sound Off On Trump's 100-Day PlanTrump's 100-day action plan includes proposing a Constitutional amendment for term limits on members of Congress, repealing and replacing Obamacare.
Texas Congressional Representatives Face OppositionTwo long-time North Texas representatives in Congress face opposition at the polls. The 30th and 32nd congressional districts cover large sections of Dallas County.
Controversial Remarks Surface In Dallas County Judge's RaceThe Dallas County Judge race between Democratic incumbent Clay Jenkins and his Republican challenger Ron Natinsky hasn't received much publicity at all... until now.
Congressmen Urge Tighter Screenings Of International PassengersWhile enjoying a day at the park with her grandchildren, Donna Rodriguez was startled to hear the latest about Ebola patient Thomas Duncan.
Funeral For Civil Rights Leader William Blair Jr.Hundreds of people are expected to honor the man who played a leading role for civil rights in North Texas. The funeral for William "Bill" Blair Jr. will be held on Friday morning.
Sebelius Touts Community Healthcare EffortU.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius visits Dallas on Friday to promote community-based efforts to sign Texans up for health insurance.
Oversight Committee Had Problems Getting VA Hospital AnswersTwo members of Congress said their public oversight visit to the VA North Texas System Friday, only came after extensive work trying to quietly handle complaints behind closed doors.
Dallas Congresswoman Calls For Change At Local VA HospitalsA Dallas congresswoman is speaking out about care at Veterans Affairs hospitals -- saying the VA is jeopardizing the quality of care for vets, to protect its own administration.
Lawmakers Try To Save Student Loan DealA handful of senators struggled Thursday to hold together a bipartisan deal to keep student loan rates from doubling on July 1 while their colleagues traded political barbs with little more than a week to go before the deadline.
I-Team: VA Workers Say Poor Conditions Led To ComplaintsCurrent and former employees at the VA North Texas Medical System, told the CBS 11 I-Team they believe poor working conditions have contributed to several patient complaints that CBS 11 has investigated since last year.
Texas Primary: Romney Wins Early; Johnson, Barton CruiseMitt Romney will be the Republican candidate for the White House and President Barack Obama will defend his incumbency while longtime U.S. Representatives Eddie Bernice Johnson and Joe Barton cruised to victory in their North Texas districts, early voting returns from the state primary show.
Political Observers: Tough Battle For 30th District Congresswoman Eddie Bernice JohnsonJohnson faces two challengers in the Democratic primary. And one of them has a history of beating incumbents.