Natalie Nanasi, a law professor specializing in humanitarian immigration law at SMU, said the feds and others will be waiting to see the details of the governor's plan.
North Texas Law Professor Expects Biden Administration To Sue Texas To Block State's Border WallNatalie Nanasi, a law professor specializing in humanitarian immigration law at SMU, said the feds and others will be waiting to see the details of the governor's plan.
Governor Abbott Signs ERCOT Reforms, Power Grid Weatherization Legislation Into LaUnder Senate Bills 2 and 3, Texas will now require the weatherization of power generation facilities, natural gas facilities, and transmission facilities to handle extreme weather.
Texas Republican Party Chairman Allen West ResignsParty officials say West will remain chair until a successor is picked on July 11.
New Texas Laws Look To Protect Law Enforcement During ProtestsHarsher penalties are in store for those who break the law during protests in Texas.
Concerns Remain After Texas Lawmakers Pass Legislature Aimed At Preventing More Winter OutagesEven as Texas lawmakers passed new bills aimed at preventing another winter storm disaster, concerns remain and residents are asking if it's enough.
Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan On Why Senate Bill 7 Did Not PassTexas House Speaker Dade Phelan talks with CBS 11 News political reporter Jack Fink about how Republicans' voting bill was not able to pass this legislative session.
Texas Gov. Abbott Talks What's Next After End Of Legislative SessionTexas Gov. Greg Abbott spoke with CBS 11 News political reporter Jack Fink about what's next after the legislative session wrapped up earlier this week.
Full Interview With Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Following Legislative SessionCBS 11 political reporter Jack Fink interviewed Gov. Greg Abbott live at 5:00 p.m.
Fallout Continues From Atypical End To Texas Legislative SessionGov. Greg Abbott is going to be calling at least one Special Session.
Texas Legislature Will Be Headed Back For Special Session, Question Is 'When'Some of Gov. Greg Abbott's priority bills died when House Democrats walked out Sunday.
Texas' 87th Legislative Session EndsGov. Abbott may call a Special Session to take care of unfinished business.
Texas Elections Bill Is Dead For Now As Legislative Session EndsHouse Democrats walked out to avoid a vote on the election integrity bill they considered a form of voter suppression.
Another Late Night For Texas Lawmakers Amid Debate Over Controversial Voting BillThe Texas House was debating Senate Bill 7, which would bring sweeping changes to the state's voting laws.
Texas Lawmakers Head Into Final Weekend Of Legislative SessionThe latest on the controversial elections bill and other major legislation as the Texas House and Senate head into the final weekend of the legislative session.
In Fort Worth, Texas Gov. Abbott Seeks To Set Ground Rules For Potential Special SessionDays before the end of the regular legislative session, Gov. Greg Abbott sought to set the political ground rules for a potential special session.
Family Members Celebrate Passage Of Texas Bills Related To Accused Serial Killer Billy ChemirmirProtecting seniors is at the heart of legislation that has passed in the Texas House and Senate this session.
Texas Senate Votes To Expand Medical Marijuana ProgramSome patients who have fought for this aren't happy with the end result.
Bo's Law Headed To Texas Gov. Abbott's DeskThe legislation aims to increase police accountability.
Texas Permitless Carry Bill On Way To Gov. Greg Abbott's DeskTexas is poised to remove one of its last gun restrictions after lawmakers approved allowing people to carry handguns without a license, and the background check and training that go with it.
Arguments Arise As Texas Gov. Abbott Signs 'Heartbeat Bill' Into LawTexas Gov. Greg Abbott signed a bill that prevents abortions as early as six weeks after conception. The law is being praised as well as criticized.
Abortion Debate Heats Up In Texas After Signing Of 'Heartbeat Bill'Wednesday's signing of the "Heartbeat Bill" in Texas ignited a new chapter in the politically and emotionally charged debate.
Bill That Would Ban Many Abortions Heads To Gov. Abbott's DeskJack Fink reports on the Heartbeat Bill.
Governor Abbott Announces End To Federal Pandemic-Related Unemployment Benefits In TexasTexas will opt out of further federal unemployment compensation related to the COVID-19 pandemic, effective June 26.
Bill Targeting Those Who Lie On Firearm Purchase Applications Heads To GovernorTexas lawmakers are cracking down on people who lie on their applications to buy firearms.