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.
Bill Allowing Texas Craft Breweries To Sell "Beer-To-Go" Signed Into LawGov. Greg Abbott signed a bill Friday that will allow craft brewery customers to buy and take home their beer.
Ban On Red Light Cameras Gets Green Light Out Of Texas CommitteeA bill that would ban red light cameras across the state cleared its first hurdle Wednesday.
Texas Governor Abbott Has Been Filling Courts With GOP Judges Voters RejectedGovernor Greg Abbott has quietly been stocking Texas courts with Republican judges freshly rejected by voters.
School Safety A Top Issue As Texas Governor Gives State Of The State AddressTuesday morning Texas Governor Greg Abbott gave his State of the State address to the Texas Legislature.
Abbott Taps Key Staffer As New Secretary Of StateGov. Greg Abbott has named his deputy chief of staff Texas' new secretary of state.
Gov. Abbott Proclaims Dec. 5 As Day Of Mourning For George H.W. Bush In TexasTexas Gov. Greg Abbott has proclaimed Wednesday, Dec. 5, as a day of mourning for former President George H.W. Bush -- a day before he will be laid to rest.
Cruz-O'Rourke Hogs The Attention, But Texas Ballot Is LoadedWhile all eyes in Texas are on the unexpectedly close U.S. Senate race, further down the ballot Tuesday are races that could determine control of Congress.
Abbott In Dallas Discusses School Safety, Teacher WagesGov. Greg Abbott was in Dallas on Tuesday to hold his second of two statewide round table discussions, talking to teachers about campus safety, wage increases and other topics.
Abbott Maintains Huge Cash Advantage In Re-Election BidGov. Greg Abbott's re-election campaign has an enormous financial advantage over Democratic challenger Lupe Valdez, with less than four months until the election.
#MeToo Cases Take Spotlight As Southern Baptists Meet In DallasThe Southern Baptist Convention opens its national meeting Tuesday in Dallas, as the denomination's all-male leadership grapples with the fallout of multiple sexual misconduct cases.
Democratic Challenger Valdez Responds To Abbott's School Safety PolicyEarlier this week, Gov. Greg Abbott announced his new policy to address school safety. His opponent in this year's gubernatorial race, Democratic nominee Lupe Valdez, responded on Friday.
Texas Gov Says Arming Teachers Is Part Of His School Safety PlanGovernor Greg Abbott announced his new policy to address school safety in the wake of this month's shooting massacre at Santa Fe High School, outside of Houston.
Candidates Hoping For Big Turnout In Texas Runoff ElectionsTuesday is the runoff election for candidates in several big Texas races. The winners will be on the ballot this November. The polls close at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday.
Gov. Abott Commutes Condemned Inmate Thomas “Bart” Whitaker's SentenceGovernor Greg Abbott today issued a proclamation commuting the death sentence of Thomas Bartlett Whitaker following a unanimous decision by the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles.