Dukes says she is accustomed to being unfairly criticized as the only African-American legislator in the region.
Incomplete returns show Handel, a former Georgia secretary of state, winning almost 53 percent of the vote over Democrat Jon Ossoff.
The 50 vetoes come on the heels of Governor Abbott making a call for lawmakers to challenge local control measures – specifically mentioning…
After funding was cut to the Low-Income Vehicle Repair Assistance Program, clues emerge as to why it wasn’t working like it was supposed to.
Bullion depositories offer those with tangible assets, such as gold bars, an easy place to store their wealth.
The match up allows Democrats and Republicans to settle the score on the diamond instead of inside the capitol. It puts ideological opponent…
Former Rep. Gabby Giffords was the target of an assassination attempt in Arizona in 2011.
The letters are asking the governor to stop attacking the organization.
His vetoes included cutting nearly $900,000 in Secretary of State funding to help Texans living in impoverished “colonias.”
A 100-year-old statue of a Confederate soldier towers over Georgetown’s square.
When lawmakers return for a special session in July, they could drag Austin back to its past when it comes to driving with mobile devices.
In response, the Travis County Sheriff’s Office sent out a statement stating Abbott’s remarks “gave clues that his olfactory system detests …
Texas lawmakers respond to fired FBI Director James Comey’s testimony.
Mothers are dying after they give birth in Texas more than any other place in the industrialized world according to doctors in the state.
Four cities filed a lawsuit seeking a preliminary injunction against the anti-sanctuary cities law.
Comey is set to testify before the Senate Intelligence committee Thursday.
Comey is expected to testify before the Senate intelligence committee on Thursday about his encounters with Trump.
The full agenda will have 20 items.
This was the fourth time Texas lawmakers had tried to pass a texting-while-driving ban statewide.
A special session can only last for 30 days but agenda items can be added at the governor’s discretion.