Federal Judge Rules Houston Should Not Have Barred Texas GOP In-Person ConventionA federal judge has ruled the Republican Party of Texas may hold its in-person convention in Houston this weekend, if needed, the party announced Friday.
Texas GOP Chair Says Party Could Consider Censure Resolution Against Gov. Abbott At State ConventionTexas GOP Chairman James Dickey said Friday the state party could consider a censure resolution against Gov. Greg Abbott for his response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Houston Cancels In-Person Texas GOP Convention Due To Surge In Coronavirus Cases“The public health concerns outweighed anything else," Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner said Wednesday afternoon.
Texas Medical Association Urges GOP To Delay State Convention In Houston Due To Coronavirus SurgeTexas health officials on Tuesday reported a daily state record of nearly 7,000 new confirmed coronavirus cases.
Texas County GOP Chair-Elect Won't Take Office After Backlash From Posting MLK Quote With A BananaA Texas Republican county chairman-elect said Saturday he won't assume office amid backlash over posting a controversial image of a Martin Luther King Jr. quote with a banana in the picture.
Former US Rep. Allen West Leaves Texas Hospital After Motorcycle CrashAllen West was released from the hospital after suffering a concussion, several fractured bones and cuts in a motorcycle crash.
Allen West, Candidate For Chair Of Texas GOP, Injured In Motorcycle Crash: 'I Am Alive By The Grace Of God'Allen West, a former congressman and current candidate for chairman of the Republican Party of Texas, was injured in a motorcycle crash near Waco Saturday afternoon.
Texas Republicans React To Passing Of Sen. John McCainTexas political figures reacted to the death of U.S. Sen. John McCain on Saturday, mourning the loss of a beloved senator and war veteran.
Ground Game: Will Family Separation Outcry Hurt Texas GOP?The state of Texas has about 1,250 miles of border with Mexico and has become ground zero for questions about whether the White House's immigration crackdown has gone too far.
Texas Rep. Farenthold To Retire Amid Sexual Harassment AccusationsRepublicans say Texas GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold won't seek re-election amid sexual harassment allegations.
Tom Mechler Resigns As Texas GOP ChairmanRepublican Party of Texas Chairman Tom Mechler resigned from his position Saturday for personal reasons.
House GOP Chairman Threatens More Action On Climate ProbeTexas GOP Rep. Lamar Smith said he was disappointed that New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey refused to comply with subpoenas he issued two weeks ago.
GOP Doesn't Rush To Defend Indicted Texas Attorney GeneralNew Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton prepared Sunday to become the latest powerful state official booked on felony charges, but unlike when Rick Perry smiled for his mug shot last year, Republicans are not rushing to Paxton's defense.
Texas Tea Party Conservatives Divided On A Myriad Of IssuesThe right-leaning Texas Legislature is struggling to deliver on promises, saying they're being torn in multiple directions while trying to represent a Tea Party-fueled base. From libertarians to "rock-ribbed Republicans," there is a fracture over countless agendas.
Hardliners Push Opposing Obama Immigration ActionsIn a defiant challenge to GOP leaders, immigration hardliners in Congress announced Wednesday they will oppose upcoming legislation to keep the government open.