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The Texas House honors the memory of former Governor Rick Perry’s father. Ray Perry passed at the age of 92. The news of the passing of Ray Perry had a significant impact on State Rep Drew Springer who represented Perry’s district. The House is planning to draft a resolution in...
Photo: Shutterstock Former President George H.W. Bush was released from a Houston hospital today. He received treatment for a mild case of pneumonia and chronic bronchitis during a two-week stay. "President and Mrs. Bush are very pleased to be home spending time with family and...
The Texas House has preliminarily approved authorizing cuts to, and the eventual phasing out of, taxes levied on businesses in the future, when the state potentially has shaken off the current oil price slump marring its economy. Angleton Republican Rep. Dennis Bonnen's bill...
(Photo credit: KLBJ photographer) Republicans who control Congress and the White House have promised to slash the size of the federal government while easing regulations on guns, the environment and energy production. But in the nation's largest conservative state of Texas, it...
(Photo credit: Associated Press) A judge has upheld a Texas policy that required a transgender boy taking testosterone to compete in the girls' wrestling tournament, where he won a state title. A doctor administered the testosterone as part of Mack Beggs' gender transition. The...
(Photo credit: Southwest Airlines) Southwest Airlines Co. is reporting first-quarter earnings of $351 million. The Dallas company said Thursday that it had profit of 57 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 61 cents per share. The results fell...
(Photo credit: Screenshot/ YouTube) Federal agents descended on the North Texas headquarters of television evangelist Benny Hinn and took boxes out of the offices. The search began about 9 a.m. Wednesday at Hinn's headquarters in the Dallas-Fort Worth suburb of Grapevine, near...
(Photo credit: Associated Press) The Texas House has approved a strict ban on "sanctuary cities" in the country's second-largest state, seeking to empower police to enforce federal immigration law against anyone they detain and threatening to jail police chiefs and sheriffs who...
Photo: Shutterstock AUSTIN – The Texas Charter Schools Association (TCSA) hosts its 2017 Texas Public Charter Schools Rally today with supporters from campuses across the state. This is the sixth Texas Public Charter Schools Rally, which began in 2009 and are held during...