Former Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke Announces 2020 White House BidFormer Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke has formally announced that he'll seek the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.
Senate May Have Votes To Reject Trump's Border Wall Emergency MoveOpponents of President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border appear to have enough Senate votes to reject his move.
Senators Who Oppose Trump's Border Emergency Close To Votes NeededRepublicans say a Senate vote is likely in two weeks, but exactly what the Senate will vote on remains unclear.
Trump Declares National Emergency To Build Border WallPresident Donald Trump is signing a bill to fund the government and signing a national emergency declaration to free up more funds to build his border wall.
Fort Worth Mayor Meets With President Trump To Talk Partnerships With CitiesNorth Texas was represented at the White House as the president announced the deal Friday.
Pelosi Takes Speaker's Gavel As House Democrats Assume PowerPresident Donald Trump congratulated Nancy Pelosi on her victory in a surprise statement to reporters in the White House briefing room Thursday afternoon.
Trump Invites Congressional Leaders To White House For Briefing On Border SecurityThe last meeting between Democratic leaders and Mr. Trump occurred three weeks ago.
Defense Secretary James Mattis ResignsDefense Secretary James Mattis will leave the Trump Administration at the end of February, he informed President Trump in a letter Thursday. The defense secretary said he is stepping down because of the differences in viewpoints with Mr. Trump.
Backlash Mounts Over President Trump's Withdrawal From SyriaSome President Trump allies on Capitol Hill, including Sen. Lindsey Graham, are blasting the president's decision, with Graham calling it an "Obama-like mistake."
2 Texas Democrats May Run For PresidentFormer San Antonio Mayor and HUD Secretary Julian Castro says he'll be making an announcement January 12.
Mick Mulvaney Named Acting White House Chief Of StaffIt's unclear how long Mulvaney will remain in that role. When Mr. Trump announced Kelly's impending departure earlier this month, he said he might select someone on an interim basis.