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Rochelle Garza, soared to victory last night at the Democratic primary runoffs, securing her place as Texas attorney general nominee, and will be facing Republican AG Ken Paxton in November’s general election.Garza is a former American Civil Liberties Union lawyer from Brownsville, who defeated Joe Jaworski, with a 62.7% lead.Facing Garza is incumbent Paxton, who beat Land...
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Texas Legislature

FBI Raid on Cuellar May Be Linked to Azerbaijan Oil Companies

Last week, the FBI suddenly raided the home of nine-term Texas Congressman Henry...

New Texas Law Protects Dogs from Neglect

The Texas Senate activated a bill on Tuesday, the Safe Outdoor Dogs Act,...

Why Is John Whitmire Saying ‘Hell No’ To $140K Annual Pension?

State Sen. John Whitmire opted out of collecting a $140,000 annual pension courtesy...

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Elections

Prominent Texas Republican Calls Ken Paxton An “Embarrassment”

One of the most prominent Texas Republicans, Sen. John Cornyn publicly stated that...

Did Texas GOP Exploit Small County Race For Their Election Fraud Agenda?

Texas Republicans have always been eager to cast doubt on election integrity, and...

Is Abbott Trading Texas Future to Become Trump’s Running Mate?

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has one foot out the door, as he eyes...

Campaign Finance

U.S. Supreme Court Backs Ted Cruz, Dumps Campaign Finance Curb

WASHINGTON, May 16 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday further undermined campaign finance...

Huffines’ Plan to Beat Abbott in GOP Primary Requires $20M

Real estate developer Don Huffines told a Dallas-Fort Worth conservative radio show two...

U.S. Supreme Court Weighs Senator Cruz’s Campaign Finance Challenge

Jan 19 (Reuters) - The latest conservative attack on a major campaign finance law goes before...

Ted Cruz Wishes To Overturn Law That Blocked Him From Recovering a $500,000 Campaign Loan

In 2012 Ted Cruz never recovered over $500,000 he loaned his first campaign...

Latest Texas Campaign Finance Reports Reveal State of Play for Statewide Races

New campaign finance reports released last week by Texas legislators, elected statewide officials...

Education

Texas STAAR Test Makes A Comeback

Ever since the pandemic started, schools were shut down and forced to say...

Abbott is Pro-Vouchers, The Rest Of Texas? Not So Much

Gov. Greg Abbott has started a war over private school vouchers and is...

Abbott Fully Supports School Vouchers In Texas… Or Does He?

On Monday evening, as many Texans were still finishing their dinners, Governor Greg...

Healthcare

U.S. Man With Transplanted Genetically Modified Pig Heart Dies

March 9 (Reuters) - A 57-year-old man with terminal heart disease who made history as...

AG Paxton Implicated In Yet Another Fraud Case

Amazingly, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is now involved in yet another fraud...

Why Are Texas Children At Greater Risk Of Losing Medicaid?

On Thursday, The Georgetown University Center for Children and Families released a report...

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National

Texas Conservatives: Defenders Of Capitalism And The Free Market? Not So Much

Republican leaders view social Darwinism as the leading method for developing a prosperous America. No government handouts, no government intervention. Leave the unfortunate majority to fend for themselves and let nature take...

Texas Races Gain National Attention

WASHINGTON, May 23 (Reuters) - Voters in Georgia and Alabama will pick candidates for the U.S. Congress and other offices in Tuesday primaries testing former President Donald Trump's power over his Republican Party ahead...

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