Markets Drop As Senate Fails To Pass COVID-19 Aid/Stimulus BillThe Senate failed Sunday to advance a third economic stimulus package to help Americans and the American economy weather the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus: Gov. Abbott Postpones May 26 Primary Runoffs Until July 14Texas Governor Greg Abbott has postponed the May 26 primary runoff elections until July 14 because of the coronavirus threat.
Officials In U.S. And Mexico Announce New, Tougher Travel Restrictions Along BorderAs expected, the United States and Mexico announced Friday that travel would be sharply restricted along their shared border as part of efforts to control the spread of the coronavirus.
Gov. Abbott Postpones Local Elections, Waives Driver Licenses Expiration DateLocal governments now have the ability to postpone their May 2, 2020 elections until November 3, 2020.
As COVID-19 Cases Increase Texas Governor Greg Abbott Activates National GuardSaying they need 'to be prepared to assist with response efforts for COVID-19' Texas Governor Greg Abbott activated the Texas National Guard on Tuesday.
Airlines Seek $50 Billion Coronavirus Bailout From U.S. GovernmentU.S. airlines -- including Fort Worth-based American Airlines and Dallas-based Southwest Airlines -- are asking the federal government for billions in relief to help them recover from a downturn in travel due to COVID-19.
President Trump Declares National Emergency Due To Coronavius OutbreakPresident Trump has declared a national emergency due to coronavirus,
Texas Senator Ted Cruz Is Extending Coronavirus Self-Quarantine After More ExposureTexas Senator Ted Cruz says he has extended his self-quarantine after learning he had contact with a 2nd person who tested positive for the coronavirus.
Dallas County Super Tuesday Elections Outcome 'Not Affected' By Paper Ballot RecountThe amended results from 44 vote centers now show an increase of 6,818 votes in the Democratic Primary and 2,331 votes in the Republican Primary.
Judge Grants Order Allowing Dallas County To Recount Ballots From 44 Centers That Had DiscrepanciesA judge has granted an order that allows Dallas County to recount Super Tuesday ballots from 44 voting centers that had discrepancies.
Dallas Elections Administrator Questions Missing Ballots, Awaiting Judge's DecisionThe decision whether to reopen the Super Tuesday election results in Dallas County will lie in the hands of a district judge.
Senator Ted Cruz Under Self-Quarantine After Possible Coronavirus ContactSenator Ted Cruz is under self-quarantine after learning he was in contact with a man who tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
Texas Senator Ted Cruz Says He 'Briefly Interacted' With Individual Who Tested Positive For COVID-19In the statement, the Republican senator said he was informed Saturday night that he had a brief conversation and shared a handshake with the individual at CPAC.
Dallas County Petitions For Recount Of Super Tuesday ResultsDallas County is calling for a recount of results from the Super Tuesday primaries after officials said they found discrepancies from 44 thumb drives on that March 3 election day.
Democrats MJ Hegar, Royce West Vying For US Senate Make Case To Attract Voters In Primary RunoffThe contest between retired combat Air Force pilot Mary 'MJ" Hegar of Central Texas and long-time State Senator Royce West of Dallas is the highest profile runoff election in Texas.