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Indiana Gov: We Intend to Fix
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Indiana Gov: We Intend to Fix "Perception" Problem of Law

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence on Tuesday said a bill he signed into law last Thursday has been "grossly mischaracterized" and was the subject of "shoddy reporting," but said he and legislators have been working around the clock to draft new legislation to clarify its intent. "We've got... Read »

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WATCH: Indiana Gov. Addresses Law Controversy

WATCH: Indiana Gov. Addresses Law Controversy

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence said in a Tuesday op-ed in the Wall Street Journal that a controversial bill he signed into... Read »

3 hours ago

"I'm Not Running": Warren Shuts Down 2016 Buzz Again

Sorry, "Elizabeth Warren for President" holdouts. The U.S. senator from Massachusetts on Tuesday dealt... Read »

4 hours ago
TX Senate Approves Rating Schools with Letter Grades

TX Senate Approves Rating Schools with Letter Grades

The Texas Senate has given preliminary approval to rating public schools statewide by letter grades A through F. Read »

Mar 30, 2015
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Apple's Tim Cook: "Religious Objection" Laws Are "Very Dangerous"

Apple CEO Tim Cook slammed Indiana's new "religious objection" legislation over the weekend, penning a Washington... Read »

Mar 30, 2015
Iraq War Vet Tammy Duckworth Launches Senate Bid in Illinois

Iraq War Vet Tammy Duckworth Launches Senate Bid in Illinois

In a video to supporters, Rep. Tammy Duckworth on Monday launched a 2016 challenge to Sen. Read »

Mar 30, 2015
Obama Urges Senate to Follow Kennedy's Example

Obama Urges Senate to Follow Kennedy's Example

President Barack Obama is headlining the dedication of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the U.S. Watch »

Mar 30, 2015
Fiorina Says She's 90 Percent Likely to Run in 2016

Fiorina Says She's 90 Percent Likely to Run in 2016

Former technology executive Carly Fiorina says she is more than 90 percent likely to seek the Republican... Read »

Mar 30, 2015
Marco Rubio Eyes Apr. 13 for Presidential Announcement

Marco Rubio Eyes Apr. 13 for Presidential Announcement

Republican Sen. Marco Rubio will "likely" roll out his planned presidential campaign on April 13 in... Read »

Mar 30, 2015
Lone Star Politics: March 29, 2015

Lone Star Politics: March 29, 2015

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, a bombshell report. The Dallas Morning News breaks the news that Dallas County... Watch »

Mar 27, 2015
LSP: What Ted Cruz Must Do To Win GOP Presidential Nomination

LSP: What Ted Cruz Must Do To Win GOP Presidential Nomination

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz makes it official: he is running for the White House. What are his chances, and what does he... Watch »

Mar 27, 2015
LSP: Dallas Co. DA Spent Time in Rehab: Report

LSP: Dallas Co. DA Spent Time in Rehab: Report

The Dallas Morning News reports that Dallas County District Attorney Susan Hawk spent at least a month in rehab for... Watch »

Mar 27, 2015
Harry Reid Backs Chuck Schumer for Senate Minority Leader

Harry Reid Backs Chuck Schumer for Senate Minority Leader

Outgoing Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid is backing New York Sen. Chuck Schumer to succeed him as Democratic... Read »

Mar 27, 2015
Presidential Candidate Ted Cruz Speaks in NH

Presidential Candidate Ted Cruz Speaks in NH

Just days after making his presidential candidacy official, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is in New Hampshire for a two-day... Read »

Mar 27, 2015
New Bill Introduced in TX to Stop Recording Police

New Bill Introduced in TX to Stop Recording Police

A committee hearing has been postponed regarding a controversial bill authored by a North Texas State... Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
CA Attorney General Moves to End Anti-Gay Initiative

CA Attorney General Moves to End Anti-Gay Initiative

California Attorney General Kamala Harris asked a state court on Wednesday for permission to reject a proposed... Read »

Mar 26, 2015
TX Lawmakers Hear Bill Banning Gay Marriage License

TX Lawmakers Hear Bill Banning Gay Marriage License

A contentious debate is expected as a Texas House committee hears a bill barring state and local employees from... Read »

Mar 25, 2015
The DMN's Rudy Bush on Cruz for President

The DMN's Rudy Bush on Cruz for President

The Dallas Morning News' Rudy Bush discusses Sen. Ted Cruz's decision to run for U.S. President. Watch »

Mar 25, 2015
Cruz to Buy Insurance Via Obamacare

Cruz to Buy Insurance Via Obamacare

Sen. Ted Cruz said Tuesday he is signing up his family for health care coverage through the Affordable Care Act,... Read »

Mar 25, 2015
Sen. Cruz Hires Senior Adviser in NH

Sen. Cruz Hires Senior Adviser in NH

After becoming the first Republican to officially enter the 2016 presidential race, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas is hiring Read »

Mar 24, 2015
 

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