US Senate Committee Moves To Remove Confederate Names From Military AssetsThe Republican-led Senate Armed Services Committee adopted an amendment behind closed doors for the Pentagon to remove the names of Confederate generals from military assets within three years.
Sen. John Cornyn Drafting Bill On Immunity From COVID-19-Related Lawsuits For Businesses, Health Care WorkersSome business owners are worried about reopening due to fear of being sued if a customer later gets diagnosed with COVID-19. Texas Sen. John Cornyn is looking to remove that fear.
Senate Passes $2 Trillion Coronavirus Relief PackageThe Senate passed a $2 trillion coronavirus relief package late Wednesday night. The vote was 96-0.
Markets Drop As Senate Fails To Pass COVID-19 Aid/Stimulus BillThe Senate failed Sunday to advance a third economic stimulus package to help Americans and the American economy weather the coronavirus pandemic.
Democrats MJ Hegar, Royce West Vying For US Senate Make Case To Attract Voters In Primary RunoffThe contest between retired combat Air Force pilot Mary 'MJ" Hegar of Central Texas and long-time State Senator Royce West of Dallas is the highest profile runoff election in Texas.
Runoffs Set In Democratic Primaries For Senate & 24th Congressional DistrictMJ Hegar and Royce West are advancing to a runoff for the Democratic nomination to challenge Republican U.S. Sen. John Cornyn.
MJ Hegar Secures Spot In U.S. Senate Runoff With Either Royce West Or Cristina Tzintzún RamirezMJ Hegar wants to unseat Republican U.S. Sen. John Cornyn but she's going to have to make it thorough another election to do it.
Bill Allowing Trained Dogs To Sit With Witnesses In Courtrooms Passes US SenateThe legislation, authored by Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX), is based on the successful efforts of many states around the nation and guidance from experts in the field.
Interview With Democratic US Senate Candidate Amanda EdwardsHouston City Councilwoman Amanda Edwards is a Democrat running for U.S. Senator John Cornyn's seat.
Interview With Democratic US Senate Candidate Chris BellChris Bell is a former Congressman from the Houston area and he also ran unsuccessfully against Governor Rick Perry in 2006.
Democrats In Texas Senate Races And Across The Country Buck Leftward TiltIn Texas, party leaders say they are confident in Air Force veteran MJ Hegar taking on Republican incumbent John Cornyn, but they also are not discouraging progressives from challenging her.
2 Texas Democratic Primary Polls Show 2 Different Results Regarding Beto O'RourkeIn regards to the Democratic primary in Texas, Beto O'Rourke led candidates in one poll, while another poll showed that Democrats and those leaning Democrat prefer the former congressman run for U.S. Senate against John Cornyn instead.
Bill To Stop Unwanted Robocalls Passes US SenateThe bill broadens the authority of the Federal Communications Commission to levy civil penalties of up to $10,000 per call on people who intentionally flout telemarketing restrictions.
Former Texas State Senator, Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Wendy Davis Considering US Senate RunDavis hasn't run for office since losing the governor's race in 2014, following her filibuster of an anti-abortion bill in the Texas Capitol that went viral online.
Rep. Joaquin Castro 'Seriously' Considering Texas Senate Run Against CornynTexas Rep. Joaquin Castro is acknowledging that he will "seriously consider" running for U.S. Senate in 2020 against Republican John Cornyn.