District Attorney: Not Enough Evidence To Prosecute Texas House Speaker Dennis BonnenAccording to a district attorney, Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen won't face criminal charges for offering House media credentials in exchange for campaign help.
After Secret Recording Release Texas GOP Speaker Dennis Bonnen Drops Re-Election BidThis morning Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen announced he will not seek reelection to the lower chamber in 2020.
Democratic Members of Congress From North Texas Want Strong Process In Impeachment InquiryCBS 11 reached out to the offices of all Republican members of Congress in North Texas, and either the lawmakers were unavailable for interviews Friday or we didn't hear back.
Texas Congressmen Participate In Intelligence Committee Hearing On Whistleblower Complaint Against President TrumpOne of the Texas Congressmen at Thursday's hearing was Republican John Ratcliffe of Heath, who initially was selected by the President to be his new Director of National Intelligence.
North Texas Political Analyst Says Impeachment Inquiry Of President Trump Will Impact 2020 ElectionsUT Dallas Political Science Professor Harold Clarke says he thinks impeachment politics will favor Republicans.
Texas Readies For Democratic Presidential Debate, While Local GOP Centers On SuburbsAlthough Democrats might finally break GOP control of the statehouse, for many Texas is still seen as President Donald Trump's to lose.
North Texas Republicans Excited About President Trump's Re-Election Bid, Reject Recent Poll NumbersWhile the president attracts large crowds at his rallies, Republicans in Texas say they're not taking anything for granted.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott: 'This Was An Extremely Successful Session'Texas lawmakers wrapped up the 86th Legislative Session Monday after approving a school finance reform bill that both parties described as “transformative.”
Federal Judge Sides With Congress In Legal Fight Over President Trump's Financial RecordsThe president said the decision was "crazy" and "totally wrong." His attorney, Jay Sekulow, said he "will be filing a timely notice of appeal" with the court.
Gerrymandering Lawsuits Pending In Texas And 11 Other StatesGerrymandering is on trial as the U.S. Supreme Court and judges consider whether mapmakers manipulated boundaries of legislative districts for their own advantage.
Texas Governor Abbott Has Been Filling Courts With GOP Judges Voters RejectedGovernor Greg Abbott has quietly been stocking Texas courts with Republican judges freshly rejected by voters.
O'Rourke, Biden, Sanders Tied With Trump In Texas, New Quinnipiac Poll SaysA new poll released Thursday morning has President Donald Trump essentially tied in possible 2020 presidential matchups with former Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke and former Vice President Joe Biden in the upcoming election among Texans.
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.
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.
Federal Employees Hoping Congress Compromises On Border Security, Avoids 2nd Shutdown: 'We Can't Really Get Comfortable'"We can't really get comfortable because we're not comfortable," said TSA screener Rick DeChiara. "Three weeks from now, we could be exactly where we were before."