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(Credit: Associated Press) As controversy continues to swirl around the White House, 43 percent of Texas voters approve of the job Donald Trump is doing as president, and 51 percent disapprove, according to the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll. Although the...
(KLBJ File Photo) The game will go on. That's the word from the organizers of the charity congressional baseball game scheduled for tomorrow, after House Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana was wounded, along with an aide for Austin Congressman Roger Williams named Zack Barth, and...
(Credit: State of Texas) The new judge assigned to oversee the felony securities fraud case against Texas' attorney general is a Houston Democrat who defeated the son of the state's lieutenant governor to win his seat on the bench. Harris County Judge Robert Johnson was randomly...
The Texas Department of Public Safety is restoring expanded hours at 11 of the state's busiest driver's license offices after some lawmakers bristled that reduced hours intended to address budget shortfalls instead shortchanged Texas drivers. The agency acknowledged in a...
AUSTIN - Effective immediately, DPS will resume extended business hours at 11 driver license (DL) offices across the state. The office hours were changed on June 5 to mirror the standard hours at 189 DL offices around the state to control increasing overtime costs and assist...
(KLBJ FILE PHOTO) Austin's state senator is disappointed by the lack of focus on school financing for the upcoming special session July 18. Senator Kirk Watson says he wishes Gov. Greg Abbott's special session call that starts next month was about fixing the state's broken...
(Photo Shutterstock/CrackerClips Stock Media) Texas educators are baffled at why Gov. Greg Abbott is suddenly concerned with giving school administrators more hiring and firing flexibility in his special session call. American Federation of Teachers Texas President Louis Malfaro...
(Credit: Associated Press) Planned Parenthood has delivered what it says are 16,000-plus petition signatures opposing Texas' asking the federal government to fund a state-run women's health program excluding abortion providers. Activists turned in the petitions Monday at Gov...
Photo: Shutterstock The Lone Star Fugitive Task Force arrested Ruben Garcia, 59, of Buda, this afternoon in the 500 block of Torrington St., in Buda. Garcia was the subject of an arrest warrant following an investigation by the Nueces County Sheriff’s Office, in Corpus Christi,...