Ted Cruz Urges Passing Of 'El Chapo Act' To Make Drug Lord Pay For Border Wall Following VerdictTexas Sen. Ted Cruz has reinvigorated his call for the notorious Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to fund the U.S.-Mexico border wall following the drug lord's guilty verdict Tuesday.
FEMA Administrator Brock Long Announces ResignationLong oversaw FEMA's response to three major hurricanes — Harvey, Maria and Irma — during his time as administrator. The agency was sharply criticized in particular for its response to Maria, which devastated Puerto Rico and knocked out power for months.
Lawsuit Aimed At Stopping Arlington Term Limits Tossed Out By JudgeThe lawsuit alleged people who signed the petition for term limits were "wrongly" led to believe current city council members would be allowed to serve the rest of their terms.
President Trump, Texas Lawmakers Say They Don't Want Another Government ShutdownPresident Trump reacted to the compromise struck by Congressional negotiators, including Republican Representative Kay Granger of Fort Worth, Monday night.
Butterflies Vs. Border Wall? Association Files Motion To Halt Land Seizure In TexasThe North American Butterfly Association said today it is looking for a temporary restraining order to stop what it says is "an illegal seizure of its property for border wall construction."
President Trump, Beto O'Rourke Hold Political Rallies In El Paso Monday NightPresident Donald Trump and former Congressman from Texas Beto O'Rourke had competing rallies Monday night in El Paso with the main topic President Trump's border wall.
Lawmakers Reach 'Agreement In Principle' To Avoid Government ShutdownLawmakers were scrambling to flesh out an agreement and have a budget measure ready before the current continuing resolution expires Friday.
President Donald Trump, Beto O'Rourke Hold Competing, Simultaneous Rallies In El PasoThe President is expected to push his border wall demands while O'Rourke, who is mulling running for president in 2020, will join a march through town to protest the wall.