Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Released From Hospital Following Heart Procedure, Officials SayLieutenant Governor of Texas Dan Patrick was hospitalized this week after experiencing "significant chest pain," officials said.
City Leaders Believe State Troopers Are 'Over-Policing' South DallasFor almost two months, state troopers have been patrolling South Dallas at the request of Governor Greg Abbott.
1 In 6 ER Visits Or Hospital Stays Trigger 'Surprise' Bill, Texas Governor Takes ActionRoughly one in every six times someone is taken to an emergency room or checks in to the hospital, the treatment is followed by a "surprise" medical bill, according to a study released Thursday. And depending on where you live, the odds can be much higher.
Biggest Test For Governor Abbott May Come After ElectionGreg Abbott is poised to follow Rick Perry and George W. Bush as Texas Republican governors who handily won re-election and elevated their national profile in the process.
Lupe Valdez Wins Democratic Primary Runoff For Governor, Will Face AbbottFormer Dallas County sheriff Lupe Valdez has won the Democratic primary runoff for governor. She will face current Gov. Greg Abbott in November.
'Sex In The City' Star Running For GovernorOne of the former "Sex and the City" stars announced on Twitter Monday that she'll challenge Gov. Andrew Cuomo in New York's Democratic primary in September.
Report: Dallas County Sheriff To Resign, Run For GovernorEarlier this month Valdez said exploring a run in 2018 as a Democrat and challenge Republican Governor Greg Abbott.
Former Gov. Mark White Lies In State At Texas CapitolWhite's coffin was draped with a Texas flag on Thursday and displayed in the rotunda beneath his gubernatorial portrait, which was partially draped with a black shroud.
Texas Democrats Don't Have Candidate For GovernorAfter high-profile candidates lost decisively in the last two elections, the Democratic party in Texas now finds itself in unprecedented territory for the 2018 ballot: with no major candidate to run.
Gov. Abbott Expected To Announce Re-Election Campaign FridayGov. Greg Abbott is expected to formally announce his campaign for re-election next year on Friday afternoon in San Antonio.
Texas House Votes To Limit Governor From Appointing DonorsThe Texas House has approved a bill prohibiting the governor from appointing top donors to state boards and other posts.
Dozen Governors' Races Give Republicans Shot At More GainsRepublicans, who already control a solid majority of governorships, are seeking to add to their ranks as voters pick chief executives in a dozen states.
Reaction To Hawk's Resignation Mixed, Mostly PositiveAfter a long Labor Day weekend of rumors swirling around the Crowley Courts building in Dallas, Susan Hawk officially resigned as District Attorney and many people have plenty to say about it.
3 Big-Name Politicians To Visit Dallas In 3 DaysPresidential candidates Jeb Bush and Hillary Clinton and Vice President Joe Biden are all slated to visit Dallas this week.
Republican Presidential Candidates Talk Faith At Plano ChurchClose to 7,000 people filled the pews at Prestonwood Baptist Church in Plano for a presidential forum Sunday.