State Party Chair 'Miffed' After Texas Democrat Didn't Receive Prominent Speaking Slot At Convention"Whether that was an omission or intentional, it happened that way. And because it happened that way, it has affected us and people are not happy in this state."
Texas' Castro Again Says He's Not Planning Gubernatorial RunU.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro is repeating that he has no plans to run for Texas governor despite the state's Democratic Party chairman insisting last week that the congressman's still considering it.
Texas Politicians Respond To President's Plan To Fight Gun ViolencePresident Barack Obama on Tuesday urged the country and congress to tackle gun violence with more urgency, saying that executive actions won't undo the last mass shooting but can help stop the next one.
Texas Political Leaders, Lawmakers React To Jim Wright's DeathJames "Jim" Wright Jr., the former U.S. Congressman and Speaker of the House from 1987 through 1989, died Wednesday morning the age of 92.
Dallas Hosts Texas Democratic ConventionDallas is welcoming thousands of Texas Democrats on Thursday as the party kicks off its 2014 state convention at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in downtown.
Texas Democrats Elect First Hispainc Party ChairTexas Democrats elected the first Hispanic to the state chairman's position Saturday, a move indicating the party aims to play a greater role in the Republican-dominated state.
Texas Democrats Focus On Building PartyTexas Democrats must take control of the party's public image, painting it as pro-family and pro-education, in order to defeat more Republicans in November, party leaders said Friday.