Former Irving Mayor Beth Van Duyne Leaves HUD's Fort Worth Office To Run For CongressFormer Irving mayor Beth Van Duyne has left her post at the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development's office in Fort Worth.
Texas Rep. Kenny Marchant Won't Seek Reelection, Announces RetirementU.S. Rep. Kenny Marchant (R-Texas) announced Monday that he will not seek reelection in 2020 and will retire. The congressman represents the 24th District of Texas, which covers part of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex.
Leaders Disagree Over Calls For Texas Legislature, Congress To Pass Gun ReformIn the wake of a mass shooting that left 20 dead in El Paso, leaders in Texas continue to disagree on calls for legislature and Congress to pass gun reform laws.
Beto O'Rourke Responds To Fatal Shooting In His Hometown Of El PasoPresidential candidate and former U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke said he's distraught by the news of a mass-shooting in his hometown of El Paso.
North Texas Congressman Ron Wright Won’t Let Lung Cancer Define HimCongressman Ron Wright of Arlington says when doctors told him he had lung cancer nine months ago, he was devastated.
Texas Congressman John Ratcliffe Withdraws From Running For National Intelligence DirectorPresident Donald Trump says his pick for national intelligence director has decided to withdraw from the running, citing unfair media coverage.
Texas Congressman Will Hurd Will Not Seek Re-Election"I have made the decision to not seek reelection for the 23rd Congressional District of Texas in order to pursue opportunities outside the halls of Congress."
Trump Administration Plan Calls For Importing Cheaper Drugs From CanadaIn a recent survey by the Kaiser Foundation, 80% of Americans said they support importing prescription drugs.
The Challenges Ahead For Texas Democrats Beto O’Rourke, Julián CastroTexas Democrats Beto O'Rourke and Julian Castro face different challenges as they try to build momentum for their Presidential campaigns.
Candidates Argue Over Health Care, Immigration In Second Night Of Democratic Presidential DebatesDemocrats battled over health care on Wednesday in the early moments of a presidential debate that tested the strength of Joe Biden's candidacy.
Preview: What Political Expert Says Texan Julian Castro Should Do At Wednesday Night's Democratic Presidential DebateIn Wednesday night's debate, Julian Castro may target one of Joe Biden's past or current policies or positions in an effort to gain traction and make headlines.
Moderate Democrats Go After More Liberal Candidates At Presidential Debate In DetroitThe first votes in the Democratic primary won't be cast for six more months, yet there is an increasing sense of urgency for candidates fighting for survival.
Preview: What Beto O'Rourke Needs To Do At His 2nd Democratic Presidential DebateUnlike the first debates in Miami, former El Paso Congressman Beto O'Rourke and former San Antonio Mayor and HUD Secretary Julian Castro won't go head to head.
2 Collin County Businesses File Federal Lawsuit To Stop Dallas' New Paid Sick Time OrdinanceDallas' paid sick time ordinance is set to kick in on Thursday, August 1, but there's an effort underway to stop it from taking effect.
Experts: Race To Succeed North Texas Congressman John Ratcliffe Could Attract Many CandidatesIf Ratcliffe, who serves in the 4th Congressional District, is confirmed by the Senate, Governor Greg Abbott will call for a special election.