Controversy Over Speakers At Texas Event To Combat 'Islamophobia'Julie Borik says she and other Garland Tea Party members are outraged after hearing about two speakers who will appear at an upcoming event to combat Islamophobia at the Curtis Culwell Center, which is owned by the Garland ISD.
Lt. Gov. Patrick: Nix In-State Tuition Law, Prosecutor Unit FundingPatrick pledged hefty property and business tax cuts, as well pushing to scrap a popular 2001 Texas law offering in-state university tuition to the children of people who came to the U.S. illegally.
Senator Ted Cruz Leans Toward 2016 Presidential RunSen. Ted Cruz appears to be leaning toward a run for president in 2016.
Perry, Cruz Speak At RedState Gathering In Fort Worth Sounding more than ever like a 2016 presidential candidate, Texas Gov. Rick Perry is calling for a national "rebellion" against a "power-hungry, oppressive" president.
Protesters Gather Outside Judge Clay Jenkins HomeProtesters gathered outside of Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins house Saturday morning.
House Republicans Offer Solutions To Border Crisis; Critics Blast RecommendationsTens of thousands of unaccompanied children from Central America who crossed into Texas are overwhelming Border Patrol Agents.
Cruz Reports Raising $1.2M In Year's 2nd QuarterU.S. Sen. Ted Cruz says he raised more than $1.2 million in the year's second quarter, about 25 percent more than he received in the first three months of 2014.
Criticism Building Against Plan For Unaccompanied MinorsOpposition and criticism are building against Dallas County Commissioner Clay Jenkins' plan to bring to Dallas 2,000 unaccompanied minors from Central America who crossed the Texas border.
Rep. Hensarling From Texas Not Running For U.S. House Majority Leader The contest to fill the vacuum left by the lightning downfall of Rep. Eric Cantor narrowed on Thursday as Rep. Jeb Hensarling said he will not run for Cantor's vacated post as House majority leader.
After Cantor's Loss, 2 Texans Eyeing New House Leadership RolesTexas Republicans Pete Sessions and Jeb Hensarling both have their eye on the soon-to-be open House Majority Leader position. Eric Cantor announced Wednesday that he will resign his leadership post at the end of next month.
'Former' Gay Man Who Inspired GOP's Reparative Therapy Plank SpeaksA 36-year-old North Texan inspired a Tea Party group and the Texas GOP to endorse "reparative therapy". He spoke out about his experience with the psychological treatments to KRLD.
After Big Win In Runoff, Patrick Focuses On Democratic OpponentWith strong support from grassroots conservatives, State Senator Dan Patrick of Houston easily defeated incumbent David Dewhurst to become the Republican nominee for Lt. Governor.
Tea Party Candidates Fare Well In Texas ElectionsWhile Tea Party candidates have not fared well against traditional Republicans in some states, they have apparently gained a foothold in Texas.
In Patrick, Texas May Find Another Tea Party Star Patrick's victory Tuesday in the Republican primary for lieutenant governor over 11-year incumbent David Dewhurst has the potential to push a deeply red state even farther to the right at a time when tea party contenders are struggling elsewhere.
Texas Tea Party Even Stronger After RunoffsLosing ground elsewhere across the country, the tea party emerged from Tuesday's Texas primary runoffs mightier than ever in the nation's biggest conservative stronghold.