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(Credit: Associated Press) A handful of Texas counties have found a way to profit from working with federal immigration officials in tracking and detaining immigrants in the country illegally. The Austin American-Statesman reports eight counties have joined a federal program...
(Credit: Shitterstock) Transgender "bathroom bills" have fizzled in deep-red states across America, but the issue is still white hot in Texas. The Republican-controlled Legislature is heading into a special session prepared to revive a bill requiring transgender people to use...
(Photo:Texans for Greg Abbot) After boasting about his first term as Texas Governor, Greg Abbot broke the news many in the San Antonio crowd wanted to hear. "I will not allow big government policies to lead Texas down the wrong path. To keep Texas the very best state in the...
(Credit: Associated Press) Dallas officials are asking that a mural honoring law enforcement officers who died in a sniper attack last year be taken down or altered because it violates city codes. A violation notice says the owners of Last Call Lounge did not have a permit to...
(Photo Shutterstock/CrackerClips Stock Media) AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today released a statement following Lt. Governor Patrick’s press conference, where he laid out his support for the Governor’s special session agenda. “I applaud Lt. Governor Patrick and the Texas Senate...
(Credit: Associated Press) Gov. Greg Abbott is expected to formally announce his campaign for re-election next year on Friday afternoon in San Antonio. Abbott is promising a "major campaign announcement" at 3 p.m. on the fourth anniversary of a San Antonio event where he...
Photo: Shutterstock The most populous county in Texas, home to Houston, won't be joining a lawsuit trying to halt a state law that would crack down on so-called sanctuary cities. Harris County commissioners on Tuesday declined to vote on a motion asking the county to join the...
(Credit: Associated Press) President Donald Trump has nominated former Texas Comptroller Susan Combs for assistant interior secretary. Combs served the State of Texas as comptroller for 16 year before launching a women's nonprofit in 2015. In her potentially new role, Combs...
Three people have been charged with human smuggling after a dozen more people, believed from Latin America, were rescued from the locked cargo area of a box truck where they had been left to swelter in the Houston summer heat. Harris County prosecutors say the trapped people...