House Orders Face Mask Mandates After GOP Texas Sen. Louie Gohmert Tests Positive For COVID-19Speaker Nancy Pelosi and officials at the Capitol issued broad new face covering requirements Wednesday after a Republican member of Congress from Texas tested positive for the coronavirus.
New Texas GOP Chair Allen West Calls Victory 'Kind Of A Line In The Sand In The State Of Texas'Retired Lt. Colonel and former Florida Congressman Allen West unseated James Dickey as Texas Republican Party Chairman in the early hours of Monday morning.
As Coronavirus Cases Spikes In Texas Republicans Prepare To Hold In-Person ConventionThe Republican Party of Texas' executive committee has passed a resolution in support of moving forward with its in-person convention in Houston.
North Texas Voters Happily Line Up At Polls To Cast Their Super Tuesday BallotsA record number of Texans are registered to vote this year and may of them were out Super Tuesday, lining up at poll locations before the doors even opened.
Beto O'Rourke Continues Campaigning In Dallas For Biden Before Heading To El Paso To VoteFormer Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke took the stage at Joe Biden's presidential rally in Dallas Monday night and was up early Tuesday at the former vice president's campaign headquarters.
His Mind's Not Playing Tricks, Rapper Scarface In Houston Runoff ElectionHe's one of the founding members of the Houston rap group Geto Boys and now Brad Jordan, a.k.a. Scarface, has his sights set on City Hall.
Pierce Bush, Grandson Of Late George H.W. Bush, Running For Congress In TexasPierce Bush, the grandson of former President George H.W. Bush, announced his candidacy Monday for a congressional seat in Texas, becoming the latest member of his famous Republican family to enter politics.
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.
Secret Recording Of Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen ReleasedTexas' GOP House speaker called a female lawmaker "vile" and said President Donald Trump is "killing us" with urban and suburban voters in a secretly recorded meeting with a conservative activist.
Rep. Bill Flores Announces Retirement, Becomes 5th Texas GOP Congressman To Not Seek Re-Election In 2020Five-term Texas Rep. Bill Flores announced he is retiring, becoming the state's fifth Republican congressman to not seek re-election in 2020.
Senator: Activist Filmed Removing Campaign Signs; Approached Camera With KnifeTexas Senator Bob Hall (R-District 2) posted a video on his Facebook page Friday that appears to show a man ripping down campaign signs in Mesquite.
Against All Odds: Democrats Pour Money Into Longshot RacesWhile more than $1 billion raised so far nationally is helping finance battlegrounds that are poised to decide control of Congress, restless donors are also putting cash into races and places they never have before.
Things To Know About Today's Texas PrimariesTexas kicks off primary season ahead of the 2018 midterm election, with implications for Democrats and Republicans alike in an election year that could alter the direction of Congress and statehouses across the country.
Rash Of Retirements Triggers Texas Political BonanzaAn unusual rash of seven congressional retirements is triggering a stampede among ambitious Democrats and Republicans in Austin.
Harvey Tests Political Opposites In Texas' Abbott, TurnerHarvey's devastation is testing Houston Democratic Mayor Sylvester Turner and Republican Gov. Greg Abbott -- two leaders whose personal styles are as divergent as their politics.