Texas Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Arrested During Voting Rights Protest In WashingtonRep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Texas, said she was arrested on Thursday by Capitol Police during a protest on voting rights.
Texas Health Resources Workers Required To Receive COVID-19 Vaccine By SeptemberTexas Health Resources has joined Baylor Scott & White in enacting a mandatory systemwide COVID-19 vaccination policy for all employees effective September 10. 
Gov. Abbott Welcomes Largest Graduating Class In Texas DPS HistoryGov. Greg Abbott on Friday congratulated 145 new Texas Department of Public Safety troopers, the largest graduating class in the department's history.
Explainer: Are Evictions In Texas About To Increase?A federal freeze on most evictions that was enacted last year is scheduled to expire Saturday, after the Biden administration extended the original date by a month.
North Texas Congressman Jake Ellzey Sworn In After Upsetting Trump-Backed Susan WrightTexas Republican Jake Ellzey was sworn in to the House on Friday, days after winning a special election in which he defeated his predecessor's widow, who was backed by former President Donald Trump.
Arlington Father Shawn Andrew Kuhleman 1 Of 2 Killed In Chemical Incident At Plant Near HoustonOne of two victims in the LyondellBasell chemical leak in Houston was a father of two from Arlington. 
Gov. Abbott's New Executive Order Limits Local Leaders' Response To COVID-19 In Texas“Today’s executive order will provide clarity and uniformity in the Lone Star State’s continued fight against COVID-19,” said Governor Abbott.
Texas Election Integrity Bills In Political Spotlight During Hearing At US CapitolThe hearing by the Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties was called Democracy in Danger: The Assault On Voting Rights In Texas.
US Attorney General Merrick Garland Threatens To Sue Texas Gov. Abbott Over Order Targeting MigrantsOn Wednesday, Abbott issued an executive order restricting ground transportation of migrants "who pose a risk of carrying COVID-19 into Texas communities."
Texas Marine Killed In World War II At 19 Accounted For 77 Years LaterThe Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency announced Thursday, July 29, Marine Corps Sgt. Fred Farris, 19, of Hillsboro, Texas, killed during World War II, is accounted for.
Executive Director of Catholic Charities Says COVID-Stricken Migrants Eating At Whataburger An 'Isolated Case'Executive Director of Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley, Sister Norma Pimentel said an incident where a La Joya police officer approached a COVID-sticken migrant family at Whataburger was an "isolated case."