Government To Partially Shut Down As Lawmakers Leave Capitol HillMore than 420,000 federal employees would have to go to work without pay, according to that report from the Senate Appropriations Committee.
Senate Passes Bipartisan Criminal Justice BillPresident Trump officially threw his support behind the bill in November, giving the legislation the push it might need to overcome the stall in the Senate.
Senators Cruz, Cornyn Introduce Legislation Honoring Late President George H.W. BushThe resolution says the Senate honors and, on behalf of the United States, expresses deep appreciation for the outstanding and important service of President George H.W. Bush to his country...
Texas Senator Cornyn Confirms He's Running For Reelection In 2020, Calls Midterm 'Wake-Up Call'Sen. John Cornyn said there are lessons for him as he runs to keep his seat after Senator Ted Cruz narrowly beat Democrat Beto O'Rourke.
O'Rourke Drops F-Bomb On Live TV During Concession To CruzRep. Beto O'Rourke didn't go quietly to defeat, which isn't surprising for someone many consider the first punk rock political candidate. 
Republican Sen. Ted Cruz Holds On To Seat Against Democrat Beto O'RourkeCruz turned back O'Rourke with the help of Trump, his bitter rival in 2016. Trump took the unexpected step of traveling to reliably Republican Texas during crunch time, staging a Houston rally to energize his base for Cruz just two weeks before Election Day
Cruz, O'Rourke Spur High Texas Turnout In Close Senate RaceTexas' hotly contested U.S. Senate race accelerated Monday toward potentially the closest finish in decades.
Cruz, O'Rourke Make Final Push For Votes In North TexasAt the same time Beto O'Rourke campaigned in Lewisville, Senator Ted Cruz brought his bus tour to Fort Worth.
O'Rourke Campaigns In North Texas In Wake Of New Poll Showing Him 6 Points Behind CruzO'Rourke's campaign said they're betting on young people and new voters, which experts say is a gamble because historically, they don't show up for the midterm elections.
President Trump Says Sen. Cruz Is 'Really Good Friend Of Mine' At Houston RallyPresident Donald Trump says nobody helped him more to cut taxes and regulation than Texas Sen. Ted Cruz.
Trump On Cruz: 'He's Not Lyin' Ted Anymore, He Is Beautiful Ted, Texas Ted'As President Trump was leaving Washington to campaign for the senator in Houston Monday night, he told reporters he and Sen. Cruz have moved on from 2016 and now work very well together.
President Trump Tweets O'Rourke Is A 'Total Lightweight'For the second time this week, President Donald Trump went after Texas Democratic Senate hopeful Beto O'Rourke ahead of his Houston rally supporting incumbent Republican Sen. Ted Cruz.
O'Rourke Gets CNN Town Hall In Bitter Texas Senate RaceTonight Democrat Beto O'Rourke makes his case for ousting Republican Sen. Ted Cruz during a nationally televised town hall on CNN.
Sen. Cruz, Rep. O'Rourke Trade Barbs In U.S. Senate Debate In San AntonioTed Cruz and Beto O'Rourke wasted little time laying into each other in the second and final scheduled debate.
SMU Professor On O'Rourke: 'He's Going To Have To Rethink His Advertising Campaign'Political science professor Cal Jillson said Friday, Rep. Beto O'Rourke must sharpen his advertising against Sen. Ted Cruz and stop playing Mr. Nice-Guy.