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Lone Star Politics: December 21, 2014

Lone Star Politics: December 21, 2014

On Lone Star Politics, State Representative-elect Tony Tinderholt (R-Arlington) discusses how he plans to vote on several issues in the upcoming legislative session, including: doing away with handgun licensing and repealing The Dream Act. Join NBC 5’s Kristi Nelson and James... Watch »

Dec 21, 2014
Obama Calls in to Governor's Final Show With a

Obama Calls in to Governor's Final Show With a "Few Complaints," Praise...

Gov. Deval Patrick has fielded hundreds of calls during his monthly "Ask the Governor" radio show. Watch »

Dec 18, 2014
Jeb Bush's Announcement Jolts Primary Race

Jeb Bush's Announcement Jolts Primary Race

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush jolted the 2016 Republican primary race with his Tuesday announcement that he is... Read »

Dec 16, 2014
Jeb Bush: I'll

Jeb Bush: I'll "See If My Message Can Resonate"

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush took his most definitive step yet toward running for president Tuesday, saying he will... Watch »

Dec 16, 2014
Lone Star Politics: December 14, 2014

Lone Star Politics: December 14, 2014

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, in his first one-on-one TV interview since losing the election, Dallas County... Watch »

Dec 14, 2014
Retiring DMN Columnist Recalls Early Meetings With George W. Bush

Retiring DMN Columnist Recalls Early Meetings With George W. Bush

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, Wayne Slater, Senior Political Writer with The Dallas Morning News, recalls... Watch »

Dec 12, 2014
Retiring DMN Columnist Remembers Ann Richards

Retiring DMN Columnist Remembers Ann Richards

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, Wayne Slater, Senior Political Writer with The Dallas Morning News, remembers... Watch »

Dec 12, 2014
Austin as Dysfunctional as Washington D.C.: Wayne Slater

Austin as Dysfunctional as Washington D.C.: Wayne Slater

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, Wayne Slater, Senior Political Writer with The Dallas Morning News, discusses his... Watch »

Dec 12, 2014
Dallas Co. DA Vows to Improve Relations Between Police, Blacks

Dallas Co. DA Vows to Improve Relations Between Police, Blacks

During an appearance on NBC 5’s Lone Star Politics, Dallas County District Attorney Craig Watkins said he hopes... Watch »

Dec 12, 2014
4 More States Join Texas' Immigration Lawsuit

4 More States Join Texas' Immigration Lawsuit

Four more states have joined a Texas-led coalition suing the Obama administration over executive action on... Read »

Dec 10, 2014
Abbott Lays Out Top Legislative Priorities

Abbott Lays Out Top Legislative Priorities

Gov.-elect Greg Abbott said Monday that his administration's top priorities will be bolstering early education... Read »

Dec 8, 2014
Obama Meets With Newly Elected Governors

Obama Meets With Newly Elected Governors

President Barack Obama met Friday with a handful of newly elected governors from across the country, including the... Watch »

Dec 5, 2014
Arnold Schwarzenegger Portrait Goes Up at State Capitol

Arnold Schwarzenegger Portrait Goes Up at State Capitol

The portrait of former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger will be hung alongside past governors at the state Capitol nearly... Read »

Dec 5, 2014
Politician's Ex-Staffer Pleads Guilty to Accepting $7,500 Christmas Card Bribe

Politician's Ex-Staffer Pleads Guilty to Accepting $7,500 Christmas...

The former chief of staff for a Chicago alderman pleaded guilty Thursday to accepting a Christmas card containing a... Read »

Dec 4, 2014
Perry Orders State Agencies to Verify Employee Status

Perry Orders State Agencies to Verify Employee Status

Texas Gov. Rick Perry Wednesday announced an executive order directing state agencies to use E-Verify to check the... Watch »

Dec 3, 2014
Abbott Leads Coalition Suing Obama Administration

Abbott Leads Coalition Suing Obama Administration

Texas is leading a 17-state coalition suing over President Barack Obama's recently announced executive actions on... Watch »

Dec 3, 2014
Jeb Bush Condemns Obama Immigration Order

Jeb Bush Condemns Obama Immigration Order

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on Monday condemned President Barack Obama's recent immigration order for going... Read »

Dec 2, 2014
Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings to Seek Re-Election

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings to Seek Re-Election

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings says he'll seek re-election next year. Watch »

Dec 2, 2014
Optimus Prime Among Write-Ins for Texas Gov.

Optimus Prime Among Write-Ins for Texas Gov.

One Denton County voter was apparently looking a little too hard for a transformative leader for governor this year:... Read »

Dec 2, 2014
Texas Lawmakers Set $94.3 Billion Budget Cap

Texas Lawmakers Set $94.3 Billion Budget Cap

Lawmakers have capped key parts of the next state budget at nearly $94.3 billion, up almost $10 billion from the... Read »

Dec 1, 2014

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