Steve Pickett takes a look at the issue.
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Texas Voting Laws Voting Integrity Or Voter SuppressionSteve Pickett takes a look at the issue.
Government Shutdown Averted: US Senate Passes Stopgap Funding BillThe Senate passed a stopgap spending bill that avoids a short-term shutdown and funds the federal government through Feb. 18 after leaders defused a partisan standoff over federal vaccine mandates.
Fort Worth ISD Has $1.49 Billion Bond Proposal On BallotFort Worth ISD Has $1.49 Billion Bond Proposal On Ballot
Dallas County Redrawing Political DistrictsAndrea Lucia reports.
Texas Legislature Ends 3rd Special SessionLawmakers say they've reached some bipartisan agreements.
Texas Asks Appeals Court To Reinstate New Abortion LawThe request puts the Texas law known as Senate Bill 8 back before the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which previously allowed the restrictions to move forward.
Tarrant County District Could Be Redrawn Into Democratic DistrictA Texas House committee approved newly drawn districts.
Texas Lawmakers Tackle Redistricting, VotingJack Fink reports on Monday's debates at the State Capitol.
Blockbuster Cases Waiting As Supreme Court Begins New TermBlockbuster Cases Waiting As Supreme Court Begins New Term
Report Gives Details On Loss Of Terabytes Of Data In City Of DallasReport Gives Details On Loss Of Terabytes Of Data In City Of Dallas
Democrats In Congress Sound Off On Texas Abortion LawJack Fink has reaction from Capitol Hill.
Texas Working To Prevent Future Power OutagesState lawmakers heard about a potential loophole that could cause issues if it's not fixed fast.
Gov. Abbott Signs $2B Texas Border Security Bill Into Law In Fort WorthThe governor signed the bill into law in Fort Worth because of the effort Fort Worth police officers made in getting it passed.
DOJ Asks Judge To Block Enforcement Of Texas Abortion LawDOJ Asks Judge To Block Enforcement Of Texas Abortion Law
Texas Attorney General Sues Richardson ISD, 5 Other Texas School Districts Over Mask MandatesTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton's office has filed lawsuits against six Texas school districts, including Richardson ISD, over their mask mandates.
US Sen. John Cornyn Weighs In On Texas Abortion LawSen. Cornyn says he believes the Supreme Court will make the ultimate call.
Portland Delays Vote On Resolution Banning Business With Texas Over Abortion LawThe resolution if passed would also bar city employee travel to Texas.
Gov. Greg Abbott Says Texas Aims To 'Eliminate All Rapists From The Streets' While Defending Abortion LawTexas Gov. Greg Abbott said the Heartbeat Act does not force rape and incest victims to give birth, even though it prohibits abortions before some women know they're pregnant.
Gov. Greg Abbott Announces 3rd Special Session For Texas LegislatureGovernor Abbott announced Tuesday, Sept. 7, he will convene a third special legislative session on Monday, September 20, with five agenda items.
Portland Considering Ban On Texas Trade Over Abortion Law“We urge other leaders and elected bodies around the nation to join us in condemning the actions of the Texas state government," the Portland mayor's office said.
New Texas Abortion Law Pushes Women To Out-Of-State ClinicsThe new Texas law banning abortions after about six weeks of pregnancy is still standing after the Supreme Court declined to block the measure.
Texas' Heartbeat Law Stands After No Action By Supreme Court“This is very exciting for the pro-life movement,” said Ashley Leenerts, a legislative associate for Texas Right to Life.
Constitutional Carry Takes Effect In Texas WednesdayUnder the law, Texans 21 and older will be able to carry a handgun either openly in a holster or concealed without first obtaining a license.
Slew Of New Laws Taking Effect In Texas On WednesdayAnother law set to go into effect Wednesday is the Fetal Heartbeat bill.