Texas Governor Greg Abbott Hires Former Elections Chief David Whitley As Special AdviserDavid Whitley's new job as a special adviser will reportedly pay him a salary of $205,000.
Federal Judge Orders Texas Not To Remove Voters After Botched ListThe decision by U.S. District Judge Fred Biery of San Antonio temporarily halts a bungled search for illegal voters in Texas, which began in January.
Texas Secretary Of State Appointee Sees Mounting Opposition After Releasing Flawed List Of Non-Citizen VotersA key Texas Democrat, Sen. Jose Rodriguez, said Thursday, "the damage has been done" and won't vote to confirm newly appointed Secretary of State David Whitley.
Texas Secretary Of State Is Stepping DownAfter two years of service, Texas Secretary of State Rolando Pablos notified Governor Greg Abbott Thursday of his departure from office, effective December 15.
Trump Sending Pompeo To Meet Saudi King Over Case Of Missing JournalistPresident Trump said Saudi Arabia's King Salman denies any knowledge about what happened to Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi.
Pompeo Facing Rare Opposition From Senate PanelPresident Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, is facing serious opposition before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.
WSJ Report: UT Courting Tillerson To Be Next ChancellorThe sources said Tillerson is open to the opportunity of leading the University of Texas System, one of the largest in U.S. higher education.
Special Forces Capture Militant Key In Benghazi Attack, Officials SayU.S. officials say special operations forces have captured a militant who was instrumental in the attack on a U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya.
Tillerson: I Never Considered Leaving Post Of Top DiplomatRex Tillerson says he has never considered leaving the post of secretary of state.
Tillerson Heading For Confirmation As Secretary Of StatePresident Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of state headed for approval in a key Senate committee Monday after Florida Sen. Marco Rubio announced his support, backing off from a challenge to the new president.
Rubio Faces Moment Of Truth On Secretary Of State VoteSen. Marco Rubio of Florida faces a moment of truth as a Senate committee prepares to vote on President Donald Trump's nominee to be secretary of state.
Energy Firm, Experts Praise Tillerson, Perry For Trump CabinetPresident-elect Donald Trump nominated Exxon-Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State and former Texas Governor Rick Perry will reportedly be tapped as Energy Secretary.
Trump Picks Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson To Be Secretary Of StatePresident-elect Donald Trump has selected Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson to lead the State Department.
Sources: Trump Taps Tillerson For Secretary Of StatePresident-elect Donald Trump has selected Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson to lead the State Department.
Trump To Name Secretary Of State Pick TuesdayExxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson has emerged as the leading candidate. He has met twice with Trump during the past week.