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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, Who Has Fought Vaccine Mandates, Tests Positive For COVID-19

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has tested positive for COVID-19, his office said Wednesday. The communications staff at the...

Probe of Texas National Guard Border Mission Demanded over Suicide Attempts, Abysmal Conditions and...

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State Rep. Celia Israel Announces Run for Austin Mayor

Outgoing Democratic state Rep. Celia Israel announced Tuesday she will run for Austin mayor. Israel, who was elected to...

“Every constitutional right is now at risk”: Legal experts warn Supreme Court action on...

The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision Friday allowing Texas’ abortion law to remain intact creates a roadmap for states that may seek to...

Texas Democrats See Focusing on Power Grid Failure As a Winning Campaign Strategy Heading...

Texas Democrats want to talk about the power grid. Specifically, they want to talk about how it failed in...

Michelle Beckley, One of the Texas House’s Most Liberal Members, Joins Democratic Primary for...

Democratic state Rep. Michelle Beckley of Carrollton, who gained national attention for joining lawmakers who fled to Washington, D.C., to block a Republican election...

More Texas Voters Unhappy Than Satisfied Over Power Grid, Abortion And Property Taxes, UT/TT...

In an October poll of 1,200 registered voters, respondents expressed major disapproval for the state’s handling of the reliability of the main...

Gov. Greg Abbott’s Pick For Top Texas Election Post Worked With Trump To Fight...

Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday appointed John Scott — a Fort Worth attorney who briefly represented former President Donald Trump in a...

Texas Has Raised $54 Million in Private Donations for Its Border Wall Plan. Almost...

An out-of-state billionaire who has previously bankrolled attempts to defend controversial immigration laws is responsible for nearly all the donations to Gov....

Texas’ Two New Congressional Districts Added to Houston and Austin in Proposed Redistricting Map

Texas lawmakers on Monday released their first draft of a new congressional map for the next decade that includes two new districts...

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