Ted Cruz: Year End Spending Bill Is Lobbyists’ Christmas Present; 'Belongs In An Ashtray'United States Senator Ted Cruz called the spending bill that passed the United States Senate Friday a "$1.4 Trillion spending monstrosity that is a lobbyists Christmas present." The bill now heads to President Trump's desk.
Texas State Rep. Rick Miller Loses Governor's Endorsement, Ends Reelection Campaign, For 'Asian' Candidate RemarksGov. Greg Abbott's Abbott spokesman called the comments “inappropriate and out of touch” with Republican values.
Texas: Evangelical Women's Health Group Owes State $1.5MAn Associated Press investigation found that the group came nowhere close to serving 50,000 women, as it had promised.
Free DART Rides On Election Day For VotersA valid voter registration card is a free ticket to ride Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Election Day, Tues., Nov. 5.
Beto O'Rourke To Hold Competing Rally Against President Trump's In North Texas Next WeekO'Rourke and Trump held competing rallies in El Paso in February.
Texas House Democrats Urge Governor Greg Abbott To Call Special Session After 2 Deadly Mass ShootingsDemocrats said they can't wait for the next regularly scheduled legislative session in January 2021 to act.
Rep. Bill Flores Announces Retirement, Becomes 5th Texas GOP Congressman To Not Seek Re-Election In 2020Five-term Texas Rep. Bill Flores announced he is retiring, becoming the state's fifth Republican congressman to not seek re-election in 2020.
Governor Greg Abbott Acknowledges 'Mistakes Were Made' About Fundraising Letter Sent Before El Paso Mass ShootingWhile in El Paso Thursday, Governor Abbott also met with some of the victims' families and survivors and said the attack was personal to his family as well.
Uncle Of Orphaned Boy Defends Trump's Appearance In PhotoThe uncle of a 2-month-old boy named Paul whose parents were killed in the El Paso mass shooting is defending a photo tweeted by Melania Trump.
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 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."