Texas House Speaker Joe Straus is among the GOP lawmakers coming out against the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” policy that has resulted in children being separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border.
The former sheriff of Dallas County has won the Democratic runoff to become the first openly gay and first Latina nominated for governor.
The unexpected retirement of the leading moderate Republican in Texas politics comes as Democrats struggle […]
By Bill O’Neil A move that has shaken–and will help re-shape the political landscape in […]
A powerful moderate voice in the country’s largest conservative state, says he won’t seek re-election […]
By Bill O’Neil The recovery from Hurricane Harvey is now in full swing in Texas–and […]
By Bill O’Neil The Speaker of the Texas House has added his voice to those […]
By Elizabeth Ruiz A Republican state lawmaker from San Antonio would like to see a […]
By Bill O’Neil A frustrating early end to the Texas Legislature’s Special Session for Lieutenant […]
By Don Morgan It’s slow deliberate process in the Texas House when it comes to […]