A federal appeals court in Washington, D.C. on Thursday temporarily halted a judge’s order that required the federal government to allow a 17-year-old pregnant immigrant detainee in Texas to get an abortion.
A successful Dallas businessman pledging to spend in the seven figures out of his own bank account to run for governor in 2018 should be a great get for Texas Democrats. Yet the party doesn’t seem to be getting behind Jeffrey Payne, whose business happens to be a gay bar.
Failed Texas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis is keeping an eye on the “electoral climate in Texas” as she decides when she should make another political run, she wrote in Cosmopolitan.
The campaign arm of House Democrats on Monday launched a Spanish-language digital advertisement on Medicare that is meant to target vulnerable Republican lawmakers.
The White House on Wednesday issued a statement on President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump’s personal donation to relief efforts for Hurricane Harvey victims, detailing which organizations will receive money.
A Texas-based non-profit has created an “Emergency Fund for Harvey Survivors,” a fundraiser focused on collecting funds for women who seek abortions in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.