Derek Chauvin Sentenced to 22.5 Years for the Murder of George Floyd

On Friday June 25, Minnesota Judge Peter Cahill sentenced former police officer Derek Chauvin to 22.5 years in prison for the murder...

Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan Signs 52 Arrest Warrants for Absent Democrats in Bid...

Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan on Tuesday evening signed civil arrest warrants for 52 House Democrats still missing from the state Capitol...

Special Election Runoff Between John Wray and Brian Harrison for State House District in...

Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday announced that Sept. 28 will be the date of the special election runoff to replace former state...

Texas House Committee To Investigate School Districts’ Books On Race And Sexuality

A Republican state lawmaker has launched an investigation into Texas school districts over the type of books they have, particularly if they...

State Rep. Alex Dominguez Will Run To Replace Retiring State Sen. Eddie Lucio Jr....

State Rep. Alex Dominguez is running for Texas Senate, hoping to succeed retiring Sen. Eddie Lucio Jr., a fellow Brownsville Democrat, in...

Texas’ Renewed Voter Citizenship Review Is Still Flagging Citizens As “Possible Non-U.S. Citizens”

Texas’ last attempt to scour its voting rolls for noncitizens two years ago quickly devolved into a calamity. The...

Ken Paxton Targets Louie Gohmert In Hotly Contested Primary For Attorney General

Attorney General Ken Paxton is zeroing in on U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Tyler, with weeks left until the March primary in which...

Kids In Foster Care Who’d Been Victims Of Sex Trafficking Endured Fresh Abuse At...

Employees of a Texas-contracted facility meant to care for female foster children who are victims of sex trafficking were discovered to be...

As federal earmarks return, most Texas Republicans abstained from bringing home the bacon

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Texas House Member Tests Positive For Coronavirus During First Week of Legislative Session, Forcing...

A Texas House member tested positive for the coronavirus after being on the chamber floor for three straight days, giving lawmakers an...

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