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Houston Cancels In-Person Texas GOP Convention

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner announced Wednesday the city has canceled the in-person Texas GOP state convention scheduled to be held at the...

Ken Paxton Criminal Case May be Headed Back to Houston Court

A recent win for Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton in his criminal case has been set aside for now by the First...

With Approval Slipping, Abbott Says No to a New Stay-Home Order

In a TV interview Monday evening, Gov. Greg Abbott dismissed growing requests for another stay-at-home order. He also applied a little revisionist...

Calls Intensify for Investigation into Fort Hood Murder

U.S. Rep.Sylvia Garcia (D-Houston) led the writing of a letter signed by 87 members of Congress in support of Rep. Jackie Speier...

Hotze Wanted George Floyd Protesters Shot Dead

Ultra-conservative activist Steve Hotze was back in the headlines over the long holiday weekend. It started with the release of an audio...

State Rep. Wants Texas Restaurants Closed to In-Person Dining

State Rep. Garnet Coleman (D-Houston) is calling on Gov. Greg Abbott to close restaurants to on-premise dining until the spike in COVID-19...

Texas Migrant Detention Centers Hotbeds for COVID-19

If you’ve been exposed to coronavirus or have felt sick from an infection, chances are you have access to an urgent care,...

Abbott Issues Mandatory Mask Order, Limits Gatherings to 10

In another move aimed at getting Texas’ COVID-19 situation under control, Gov. Greg Abbott Friday issued a new executive order requiring all...

What Went Wrong in Texas? Who’s to Blame for COVID-19 Surge?

Texas keeps shattering records. Wednesday brought a new all-time high for new COVID-19 cases, 8,076, more than 2,000 cases higher than the...

Conservative Firebrand Steve Hotze Sues Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo Again

Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo isn’t the only local elected official to obligate businesses to require their customers and staff to wear...

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