Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, who is leading a coalition of 16 states in support of President Trump’s travel ban targeting six Muslim majority countries, accused courts that halted the executive order of a hypocritical interpretation of the president’s role in determining who enters the country.
A Texas Democrat who gained national attention earlier this year for her hunger strike in protest of the state’s “sanctuary city” bill was arrested on Tuesday night for drunk driving after she drove her car into a tree, according to a Dallas Morning News report.
A Texas state senator is facing criminal charges carrying over 200 years in prison stemming from an oil production Ponzi scheme.
Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Sunday night signed a law banning sanctuary cities in his state.
The Texas Senate approved a bill Wednesday that outlaws sanctuary cities in the state, threatening jail time for government officials who fail to comply with federal immigration law.
Hillary Clinton’s former director of policy outreach, Edward Meier, announced on Wednesday that he will be running against Republican Pete Sessions to represent the 32nd congressional district in Texas.
Just weeks before Rep. Robert Francis “Beto” O’Rourke (D., Texas) officially launched his Senate campaign, he sold property valued at over $1 million to a wealthy El Paso family that has donated thousands of dollars to his political campaigns.
Democratic Rep. Beto O’Rourke and Republican Rep. Will Hurd, both from Texas, decided to take an impromptu road trip from their home state to Washington, D.C. after both of their flights were canceled due to the East Coast snowstorm on Tuesday.