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.
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.
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 GOP Rep. Farenthold Resigns From Congress Amid Sexual Harassment AllegationsBlake Farenthold announced in December he would not seek re-election to a fifth term, apologizing for angry outbursts but denying allegations of sexual harassment.
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.
House Ethics Panel Clears Texas Rep. Roger WilliamsWilliams, an auto dealer, was accused of a conflict of interest in offering a 2015 amendment to a transportation bill that would have benefited auto dealers.
Texas Ethics Chair Investigates Anti-Abortion Group ContractTexas health officials say they're taking a closer look at an anti-abortion group that received $1.6 million to bolster women's health clinics but has fallen short of promises.
House Ethics Panel Investigating Texas GOP Rep. Roger WilliamsA congressional review panel says there is "substantial reason to believe" that a Republican congressman from Texas may have been perceived to be acting in his own financial interest when he offered an amendment to benefit auto dealers last year.
Ethics Committee Continues Review Of Texas CongressmanThe House Ethics Committee says it is continuing an investigation of Republican congressman Blake Farenthold of Texas, despite a recommendation by an investigative panel that the complaint be dismissed.