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Texas takes aim at overweight trucks

In Texas, it is easy for semi-trucks to bypass weigh stations along our highways. Most of them are closed most of the time, because the Depa…

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Lawmaker confronted by gun activists owns ‘more guns than all those people’

A heated exchange inside a legislator’s office this week at the Texas State Capitol is garnering a lot of attention, and bringing more safet…

Open Carry Texas

Panic buttons coming to Texas House after open carry confrontation

The Texas House has made it easier for its members to place panic buttons in their Capitol offices following a tense moment involving gun ri…

Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) Commissioner John J. Specia Jr.

Kids’ lives will be saved with ‘clean up’ bill, DFPS leader says

The head of the state agency that oversees child abuse and neglect cases in Texas is confident a massive piece of legislation will help give…