Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Says He's 'All In' On Risking Health To Lift Social Distancing Guidelines To Boost EconomyTexas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick insisted he's "all in" on lifting social distancing guidelines amid the coronavirus pandemic in order to boost the economy -- despite the fact that he and other senior citizens remain at high risk for the deadly disease.
Energy Department Says US Is Now World's Top Oil ProducerSeveral states hit record production in August including Texas, which accounts for about 40 percent of U.S. crude
Economy Keeps Growing Even With Rising Oil PricesAmerica's rediscovered prowess in oil production is shaking up old notions about the impact of higher crude prices on the U.S. economy.
Harvey And Irma To Slow US Economy But Rebound Should FollowHurricanes Harvey and Irma will likely pack a tough double-whammy for the U.S. economy.