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Poncho Nevarez committee chairmanship safe for now

Update 6 p.m.: State Rep. Phil King gave a lengthy interview (paywalled) to the Quorum Report arguing that Dennis Bonnen is willfully...

More Texas Renters Are Struggling to Find Affordable Housing, New Report Finds

Experts say most rental housing construction is aimed at high-income renters —...

Texas Law Raising Smoking Age to 21, Exempting Active Military, May be Difficult to...

Active U.S. military members are exempt from Texas’ new law that prohibits adults under the age of 21 from purchasing cigarettes.

Abbott’s Order Prohibiting Inmate Releases Upheld on Technicality

The Texas Supreme Court tossed out a lower court finding that Gov. Greg Abbott overstepped his authority in banning prisoner releases during...

Governor Abbott’s New PSA Urges Texans to Wear Masks

Gov. Greg Abbott didn’t wear a mask when he recorded his new public service announcement in which he urges you to wear...

Abbott: COVID-19 Increasing at Alarming Rate, but Texas Staying Open

The month of June has seen spikes in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations in Texas.  Gov. Greg Abbott will address...

Trump Pushes to Exclude Undocumented Immigrants When Congressional Seats are Divvied Up Next Year

President Donald Trump opened a new front Tuesday in his effort to keep undocumented immigrants from being counted when lawmakers redraw congressional...
Paxton Leads Effort to Regulate Facebook, Twitter, Google, Others

Paxton Leads Effort to Regulate Facebook, Twitter, Google, Others

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is leading a coalition of four Republican state attorneys general in supporting President Donald Trump's petition to...
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AG Weighs in on Hotze Lawsuit Challenging Abbott’s Power During Pandemic

In a brief filed with the Texas Supreme Court, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton argues that the GOP group suing Gov. Greg...

Texas Launches Pilot Eviction Diversion Program

The state of Texas this week launched a pilot project it hopes will keep tenants in their homes and provide landlords with...

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