The official said the budget — set to be released Tuesday — will include a plan to provide six weeks of paid leave to new mothers, fathers a…
The state House approved legislation 91-43 on Thursday requiring new school buses, 2018 models and newer, to have safety belts.
SB4, which was signed by Gov. Abbott earlier this month, requires local government and law enforcement to follow federal immigration laws.
Rep. Geren is a driving force for a bill critics say will save the telecommunication giant AT&T hundreds of millions of dollars while taking…
Most child support advocates believe the system needs a complete overhaul but worry about the details of shifting the work into the private …
House Bill 3859 by Rep. James Frank, R-Wichita Falls, would allow state-funded adoption and foster care agencies to refuse services based on…
James, a 1-year-old Pyrenees mix, was found in Bastrop County, shot in the neck, and in so much pain he couldn’t stand up.
The appointment Wednesday comes amid a growing Democratic outcry for someone outside the Justice Dept. to handle the investigation.
Patrick, who oversees the state Senate, said Wednesday “people don’t care how many sessions it takes.”
Approved 20-10 on Wednesday, the bill brings ride-hailing companies under Texas regulatory control and imposes fees.
The proposal would need to pass a simple majority vote from members of the GOP controlled House of Representatives.
The Texas Municipal League says a bill coming up for a vote in the House will cheat local government by hundreds of millions of dollars.
Opponents of the bill say it limits valuable information when doing background checks, but law enforcement will still have access.
The New York Times says Trump made the request to Comey during a February meeting.
The 53-year-old state senator is accused of developing the scheme to market fracking sand for oil production under the Four Winds company.
KXAN first reported last November that very few arrests made by troopers along the border are for drug and human smuggling.
The sanctuary city ban goes into effect Sept. 1, 2017.
National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster says no intelligence sources or methods were discussed.
Supporters of a statewide ban on texting and driving say they have the votes to pass it through a last major hurdle.
Lawmakers running out of time to nail down a school finance plan. The House passed a $1.6B revamp, but the Senate just shook things up.