Texas Paper's Suit Over Ex-Congressman's Hiring DismissedAn appeals court ruled Thursday that the Victoria Advocate's suit against the Calhoun Port Authority was rendered moot when Blake Farenthold quit his lucrative lobbying job with the port in January.
City Of Rowlett Files Motion To Dismiss Harassment Lawsuit By 2 Former EmployeesThe city says the terminations were related to the women's job performance and that issues mentioned in the lawsuit were immediately addressed.
Texas Lawmaker Is Newest Member Of HouseRepublican Michael Cloud of Texas has been sworn in as the newest member of Congress, succeeding Blake Farenthold.
Cloud Wins Texas Congressional Race To Succeed FarentholdFormer Republican Party county chairman Michael Cloud topped a crowded, bipartisan special election field Saturday to succeed disgraced ex-Texas Congressman Blake Farenthold.
5 More Ex-Cheerleaders Sue Texans, Allege Intimidation, Low PayFive former NFL cheerleaders sued the Houston Texans alleging the team failed to fully compensate them and subjected them to a hostile work environment.
Disgraced Ex-Texas Congressman Takes Lucrative Lobbying PostWeeks after resigning, ex-Republican U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold has accepted a lucrative position lobbying for a port in his former Texas district.
Texas Rep. Farenthold To Retire Amid Sexual Harassment AccusationsRepublicans say Texas GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold won't seek re-election amid sexual harassment allegations.
Ethics Panel Expands Probe Into Texas Rep. Blake FarentholdThe House Ethics Committee says it is expanding an investigation into sexual harassment allegations against Texas Republican Rep. Blake Farenthold.
Ethics Probe Begins After Rep. Conyers Confirms Harassment DealA proposed federal lawsuit shows a former scheduler alleged sexual harassment, retaliation and a hostile work environment against U.S. Rep. John Conyers.
Federal Agency: Black Staff Targets Of Racism At Texas PlantFederal authorities have determined that black employees at a Paris, TX food plant were to racial discrimination.