Police, Civil Right Groups At Odds Over Issues Texas Legislature Set To ConsiderLawmakers have already filed more than 500 bills for the legislative session that begins Tuesday, January 8.
Trump Invites Congressional Leaders To White House For Briefing On Border SecurityThe last meeting between Democratic leaders and Mr. Trump occurred three weeks ago.
Texas Judge Clears The Way For Appeal Of Ruling Against Health LawA federal judge in Texas who recently declared the Affordable Care Act unconstitutional has stayed his ruling to allow for appeals.
Government To Partially Shut Down As Lawmakers Leave Capitol HillMore than 420,000 federal employees would have to go to work without pay, according to that report from the Senate Appropriations Committee.
White House Stands By Decision To Deny CNN's Jim Acosta Access"Nobody manipulated it. All that is is a close-up," said the president, who then attacked the reporter for asking the question and called him "dishonest."
Grassroots Efforts Helped Dallas-Area Democrats On Election NightThe series of election victories for Dallas Democrats expanded into traditionally help Republican seats.
Escobar And Garcia Become Texas' First Latina CongresswomenTexas Democrats elected the state's first two Latina congresswomen and flipped at least two GOP-controlled House seats.
Despite House Loss, Trump Still Sees Midterms SuccessResigned to the loss of one-party control over Washington in Tuesday's elections, President Donald Trump celebrated the GOP successes.
Ted Cruz Squares Off Against Rising Star Beto O'Rourke For Senate SeatBeto O'Rourke and Ted Cruz square off today in their hard-fought race that could help determine control of the Senate.
Cruz-O'Rourke Hogs The Attention, But Texas Ballot Is LoadedWhile all eyes in Texas are on the unexpectedly close U.S. Senate race, further down the ballot Tuesday are races that could determine control of Congress.
How O’Rourke Vs. Cruz Could Predict America’s Political FutureThe Senate election pitting incumbent Ted Cruz in the red corner, against challenger Beto O'Rourke in the blue corner, represents more than just gripping political theater.
Texas Couple Helps Finance Redistricting Ballot MeasuresA growing movement to curb partisan gerrymandering will be put to the test Tuesday in several states and many of those efforts are being bankrolled by a Texas billionaire couple.
Dallas County GOP Concerned About Possible Mail-In Ballot FraudDallas County Republicans asked a judge to sequester some 3,000 mail-in ballots over concerns of potential voter fraud.
Trump Says Media Is 'Enemy' After Synagogue Shooting, Bomb PlotPresident Donald Trump is accusing the media of being "the true Enemy of People" in the wake of a mass shooting and a mail bomb plot.
Voter Registration Application Sent To Dallas Woman Who Died 29 Years Ago Official voter registration applications have been showing up in the mailboxes of thousands of Texans. The problem is some applications were sent to people who have been dead for decades.