Sanctuary cities, school funding, overhauling CPS and the fight over transgender bathrooms are all on Gov. Greg Abbott’s legislative list.
Back in March, the city council voted to delay background checks until a potential employee was given a hire-offer.
The final tally was 1,727 votes for Thomaides and 1,685 votes for Ruben Becerra, for a total of 3,412 votes cast.
The move comes even as it pledges to cooperate with the incoming administration.
Asked why the musician was visiting, Trump said the two were “just friends” and called West a “good man.”
Perry would run the department he promised to get rid of in 2011, during his first run for president.
Tillerson has close ties to Russia, and his selection sets up a potential confirmation fight in the Senate.
Political analyst James Henson of the Texas Politics Project says Tillerson is perhaps Trump’s most controversial pick yet.
He has said he would not manage the Trump Organization but left open retaining his ownership stake.
The numbers barely budged in Wisconsin after nearly 3 million votes were recounted.
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told reporters that an inquiry would be conducted by the Senate intelligence panel.
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It’s clear they both love the city, but their view on its future is what’s created a heated election.
In a statement, Trump says Giuliani would have been an “outstanding” Cabinet secretary in several roles.
Democratic lawmakers on the Senate intelligence committee have been pushing Obama to declassify more information about Russia’s role.
“We’ve seen more than 50 of my colleagues in the Republican party with national foreign policy experience say he would be a danger.”
The bill rebuffs his attempts to shutter the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and reduce the size of armed forces.
Senate Bill 273 would require all 9th grade students to take a course on how to interact with law enforcement.