Bill Protecting Big Cats Reintroduced To House Of RepresentativesA bill preventing people who aren't qualified to own dangerous big cats such as tigers, lions, leopards and cougars was reintroduced to the U.S. House of Representatives.
Despite House Loss, Trump Still Sees Midterms SuccessResigned to the loss of one-party control over Washington in Tuesday's elections, President Donald Trump celebrated the GOP successes.
Dallas Firefighter Critically Injured In 2017 Shooting Honored At State CapitolWilliam An, The Dallas firefighter and EMT who was shot in the line of duty in 2017, receiving the 2018 Star of Texas Award in Austin Tuesday.
Louise Slaughter, Veteran New York Congresswoman, Dies At 88Veteran Congresswoman Rep. Louise Slaughter died Friday days after falling in her residence, her top aide said.
House Passes $1.5 Trillion Tax Bill In Major Win For GOP; Senate To Vote SoonThe House approved the bill by a mostly party line vote of 227-203. The bill represents the first major legislative victory for President Donald Trump.
House Panel To Weigh Bill Expanding Gun RightsThe Judiciary Committee is scheduled to vote Wednesday on a National Rifle Association-supported bill that would allow a gun owner with a state-issued concealed carry permit to carry a handgun in any state that allows concealed weapons.
House GOP Passes Budget, Will Start Tax DebateThe House on Thursday gave a significant boost to President Donald Trump’s promise to cut taxes.
Political Firestorm Between Texas Republicans Over Harvey Relief AidA source tells CBS11, Governor Abbott felt let down by Texas Republicans in the House for a lack of leadership and for not fighting hard enough for Harvey relief.
Texan Versed In Agriculture To Lead High-Stakes Russia ProbeOn Thursday, House Speaker Paul Ryan picked Conaway to continue the investigation after House intelligence committee Chairman Devin Nunes stepped aside from the probe, citing ethics complaints that he mishandled classified information.
House Dems To Delay Leadership ElectionsHouse Democrats have decided to delay their leadership elections and the decision on whether to keep Nancy Pelosi as their leader.
No Child Left Behind Rewrite To Be Voted On By HouseThe nation could soon have a new education law covering public schools as the House prepares to vote on a long-sought rewrite of the 2002 No Child Left Behind Act.
Texas Senate Approves Open Carry Of HandgunsThe bill still needs a final House vote. That chamber has already passed a similar version.
House GOP Weighs Tough New Immigration Bills House Republicans pushed legislation on Friday that could clear the way for eventual deportation of more than 500,000 immigrants brought here illegally as kids and address the surge of immigrants at the U.S.-Mexico border.
House Re-Elects Boehner As SpeakerThe House has re-elected embattled Republican John Boehner speaker. The Ohio lawmaker won a second, two-year term as leader with 220 votes, losing just a handful of votes in the Republican-controlled chamber.
Opinion: Republicans Are Abandoning Romney's Sinking ShipRomney is dragging his own campaign and every Republican down. Republican operatives and House and Senate candidates have conceded as much throughout the month of September.