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Gay Marriage Ban in State's Interest: AG Abbott
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Gay Marriage Ban in State's Interest: AG Abbott

Attorney General Greg Abbott's office is arguing that the U.S. Constitution allows Texas to ban same-sex marriage to promote the birth of children in "stable, lasting relationships." Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Empower Texans President Fined $10,000

Empower Texans President Fined $10,000

The Texas Ethics Commission fined Empower Texans President and CEO Michael Quinn Sullivan $10,000 for failing... Watch »

Jul 21, 2014
Planned Parenthood Plans $3M TX Campaign

Planned Parenthood Plans $3M TX Campaign

The political arm of Planned Parenthood expects to spend $3 million on an aggressive campaign to support... Read »

Jul 21, 2014
ID Cards Needed For All Texas Voters

ID Cards Needed For All Texas Voters

With early voting kicking off Tuesday in the Texas primary races, it's an opportune time to remind voters... Watch »

Mar 4, 2014
Click Here for Election Results

Click Here for Election Results

Election results will begin appearing after 7 p.m. CT/MT. Check back for results. Read »

May 29, 2014
Perry-Paul Launch Foreign Policy War of Words

Perry-Paul Launch Foreign Policy War of Words

Two leading Republicans have begun an unusually personal war of words over foreign policy, highlighting a... Read »

Jul 14, 2014
Wendy Davis' Tone Defiant Again as Democrats Meet

Wendy Davis' Tone Defiant Again as Democrats Meet

Democrat Wendy Davis is out to rejuvenate her run for Texas governor by reviving the message that followed... Read »

Jun 26, 2014
Tea Party Losses Don't Stop Cash or Curb Influence

Tea Party Losses Don't Stop Cash or Curb Influence

Desperate to knock off GOP incumbents in this year's Republican primaries, the nation's tea party groups have spent... Read »

Jun 26, 2014
Dallas' Confidence to Host 2016 GOP Convention

Dallas' Confidence to Host 2016 GOP Convention

Dallas leaders say they're confident they dazzled the GOP. Read »

Jun 16, 2014
TX Rep. Sessions Drops Bid for House Majority Leader

TX Rep. Sessions Drops Bid for House Majority Leader

Texas Rep. Pete Sessions is dropping his bid for majority leader, clearing the field for California Read »

Jun 13, 2014
Texas GOP Votes on 'Reparative Therapy' for Gays

Texas GOP Votes on 'Reparative Therapy' for Gays

The Texas Republican Party will vote Saturday on whether to endorse psychological treatment that seeks to turn... Watch »

Jun 7, 2014
Abbott, Cruz to Address Texas GOP Convention Friday

Abbott, Cruz to Address Texas GOP Convention Friday

Republican Greg Abbott will address the state GOP convention as his party's nominee for governor and the new face of... Read »

Jun 6, 2014
Texas Democrats See Opening in Tea Party Triumphs

Texas Democrats See Opening in Tea Party Triumphs

Wendy Davis is the big draw for Texas Democrats, but they now believe an even mightier presence can lure... Read »

Jun 2, 2014
Tea Party Getting Stronger in Texas

Tea Party Getting Stronger in Texas

Even as tea party-backed candidates have struggled elsewhere, the movement is just getting stronger in Texas. Watch »

May 28, 2014
Hall Loses Texas GOP Runoff

Hall Loses Texas GOP Runoff

The oldest member to serve in the US House of Representatives, Ralph Hall, has been voted out after... Watch »

May 28, 2014
Patrick Beats 3-Term Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst

Patrick Beats 3-Term Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst

State Sen. Dan Patrick has defeated three-term incumbent David Dewhurst for the Republican nomination for... Watch »

May 28, 2014
Ken Paxton Wins GOP Runoff for Texas Attorney General

Ken Paxton Wins GOP Runoff for Texas Attorney General

Buoyed by the support of tea party activists in a low-turnout election, state Sen. Ken Paxton of McKinney on Tuesday... Watch »

May 28, 2014
Hogan Wins Agriculture Commissioner Runoff

Hogan Wins Agriculture Commissioner Runoff

Little-known rancher Jim Hogan has defeated singer and humorist Kinky Friedman to claim the Democratic... Read »

May 27, 2014
Rep. Hall, 91, Ousted in Texas GOP Primary

Rep. Hall, 91, Ousted in Texas GOP Primary

The 91-year-old Texas Republican who is the oldest-ever member of the U.S. House has been ousted in a... Watch »

May 28, 2014
Texas Dems Nominate Alameel for US Senate

Texas Dems Nominate Alameel for US Senate

Dallas dental mogul and former major GOP donor David Alameel has beaten perennial candidate Kesha Rogers to win the... Read »

May 27, 2014
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