President Joe Biden Headed To Texas Friday To See Winter Storm DamagePresident Joe Biden and the First Lady are headed to Texas. The White House confirmed Tuesday the first family will travel to Houston on Friday.
Ocasio-Cortez Raises Millions For Texas After Winter Disaster, O'Rourke Launches Wellness Check EffortCongresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has raised millions of dollars to help Texas after last week's deadly winter storm and former Representative Beto O'Rourke is spearheading efforts to reach those most in need.
Biden Declares Major Disaster In Texas, Federal Assistance UnderwayThe White House announced on Saturday that the president had declared a major disaster in Texas, and he has asked federal agencies to identify additional resources to address the suffering.
President Biden May Visit Texas, Promises More Federal Aid As ERCOT Ends Emergency Operations Following Winter Storms"We're going to sign that declaration once it's in front of me and God willing, it will bring a lot of relief to a lot of Texans," said President Biden.
Sens. Cruz, Cornyn Write President Biden In Support Of Emergency Assistance For Texans“Despite the Governor’s swift action to mobilize state, local, and nonprofit resources, Federal action is necessary to protect the lives of Texans now and in the weeks to come," the letter said.
President Biden To Sign Major Disaster Declaration For Texas, Could Visit State As Soon As Next WeekPresident Joe Biden says he is making a major disaster declaration for Texas that will clear the way for more federal resources, and plans to visit the state at a time when he won't be interfering with the disaster response.
Fewer People May Get $1,400 Stimulus As President Biden Open To Focusing On Those With Lower IncomesWhile fewer people may qualify for a federal stimulus check this time, lower income Americans could see a bigger payment than previous two stimulus checks.
Texas Gov. Abbott Fights Back Against Biden Administration's Order Suspending Oil, Gas Drilling On Federal Lands And Waters"Texas is going to protect the oil and gas industry from any type of hostile attack launched from Washington, DC. Texas is not going to stand idly by and watch the Biden administration kill jobs," Gov. Abbott said.
Texas Gov. Abbott Directs State Agencies To Challenge Federal Actions That 'Threaten' Energy IndustryTexas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday signed an executive order that directs state agencies to "use all lawful powers and tools" to challenge federal actions that "threaten" the energy industry.
Texas AG Ken Paxton Claims 'Victory' After Judge Bars Biden From Enforcing 100-Day Deportation BanThe judge issued a temporary restraining order sought by Texas, which sued against a Department of Homeland Security memo that instructed immigration agencies to pause most deportations.
Pause On Student Loan Payments 'Life Changing' For Some North Texans In Debt“I'm 34 now,” Charles Horton of Arlington said. “The debt that I collected for that one year of study has basically just traveled with me my whole adult life.”
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Sues Biden Administration For Deportation FreezeTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton on Friday announced a lawsuit against the Biden administration's halt on the deportation of illegal immigrants.
Biden's Executive Actions Questioned By Texas Sen. John Cornyn After Call For Unity During Inauguration Speech"I did find it a little ironic that on the same day he was talking about unity, he issues I believe it was 17 unilateral executive orders," Sen. John Cornyn told CBS 11 News.
Third Stimulus Check Likely But Could Be March Or Later Before $1,400 Payments ArriveSupport for a third round of stimulus checks will likely be bipartisan but because it’s a part of a larger $1.9 trillion relief plan, it could be weeks before Congress hammers out a deal.
Then-Presidential Candidate Joe Biden Quietly Visited Injured Texas Police Officer In 2019Hours after the inauguration a Texas police chief praised President Joe Biden, not for his new job as Commander in Chief but for the secret visit he made in the Lone Star State two years ago.