GOP Governors Challenge Pentagon Over Guard Vaccine MandateTexas has the largest National Guard contingent of any state and hasn't disclosed how many of its members are vaccinated.
Man Accused Of Holding National Guard Members At Gunpoint On Way To Delivering COVID-19 Vaccine In TexasLarry Harris, 66, told police he stopped three vans because he believed people inside them had kidnapped a woman and child, authorities said.
Texas National Guard Deployed To Help Get Residents To Warmth, Power Issues Continue Due To Winter WeatherGov. Greg Abbott said Texas National Guard troops will be deployed across the state to help conduct welfare checks and move residents, like the elderly, to local warming centers.
Rep. Beth Van Duyne Wants Investigation After National Guard Members Protecting US Capitol Sent To Garage For BreaksDuring a news conference in Fort Worth Friday, Van Duyne said, "I'm looking for an investigation to find out why they were treated the way that they were. I don't think there's an excuse for it."
National Guard Troops Being Vetted As They Arrive To Guard US CapitolOfficials say they're worried about an insider attack or other threat from service members involved in securing President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, prompting the vetting of all 25,000 National Guard troops coming into Washington for the event.
New Legislative Session Starts With 100+ Troopers In Riot Gear Outside Texas CapitolDPS troopers greatly outnumbered what turned out to be a small number of protesters outside and visitors inside the Capitol, where officials required rapid COVID-19 tests for entry as cases surge statewide.
Texas National Guard Will Be On 'Standby' After Polls Close On Election Night, Gov. Abbott Says“We want to make sure in the event there are any protests after the elections are completed we have adequate personnel in place to make sure we are able to address any protests that turn into riots,” Gov. Abbott said.
Texas National Guard Mobilized Ahead Of Tropical Storms Marco And LauraAs a result of approaching Tropical Storms Marco and Laura, Governor Greg Abbott had mobilized the Texas National Guard.
Soldier From North Texas Dies During Training At Fort HoodA National Guard soldier from North Texas died Thursday during training at Fort Hood, officials said.
National Guard Soldier From Fort Worth Pleads Guilty To Stealing, Selling $1M Worth Of Military GearNational Guard soldier Cristal Avila of Fort Worth, pleaded guilty in federal court in Austin to stealing government property.
President Trump Singles Out Texas And Florida For Help With Coronavirus ResponsePresident Donald Trump agreed to continue paying for the full cost of National Guard troops deployed to help with the coronavirus response in just two states -- Texas and Florida -- after their Republican governors appealed directly to him.
Tropical Storm Hanna Forecast To Strengthen; Gonzalo LoomsTropical Storm Hanna was expected to strengthen Friday as it moves toward the Texas coastline, threatening to bring heavy rain, rough waters and strong winds.
DPS In Austin Charge Two Men With Rioting At Texas Capitol Amid Racial Injustice ProtestTwo men have been arrested and charged with rioting and committing other crimes at the Capitol building in Austin amid demonstrations against police violence and racial injustice.
Gov. Abbott Activates National Guard Across Texas Due To 'Protest Violence'The Texas National Guard has been activated across the state due to protests in cities like Dallas that have turned tense and violent, according to Gov. Greg Abbott.
Governor Greg Abbott: Drive-In Sites Could Lead To Texas National Guard Monitoring Virus TestingGovernor Greg Abbott has declined to follow the lead of some Texas cities and other states with a statewide “shelter in place” because of the coronavirus.