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Photo: Shutterstock AUSTIN – This month marks the 15th anniversary of the “Click It or Ticket” campaign urging Texans to buckle up. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates that since its inception 15 years ago, our life-saving campaign has resulted...
(Photo credit: United States Senate) Today on the Senate floor, U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) discussed the bipartisan legislation to fund the government, which includes additional funding for border security and defense, and the importance of free trade agreements to Texas...
(Photo credit: Associated Press) Talk show host Tomi Lahren has agreed to a settlement that ends her lawsuit against Glenn Beck and his online platform, The Blaze. The lawsuit filed in Dallas, Texas, had alleged wrongful termination. Lahren was ousted from her program after she...
(Photo credit: Shutterstock) A court that found racial gerrymandering and intentional discrimination in Texas voting maps has set a summer trial that could impact the 2018 elections. The trial ordered Monday comes after the three-judge panel in San Antonio found that Republicans...
Photo: DPS The reward for Agapito Salinas, 45, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $12,500 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of May. Salinas, a confirmed Texas Syndicate gang member,...
Photo: AP The American Red Cross is helping people in six states affected by record severe storms, flooding and tornadoes in southern Plains and Mississippi Valley regions over the weekend. More than 230 people sought refuge from the storms Sunday night in 25 shelters across six...
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...