Only on NBC 5, Irving Mayor Beth Van Duyne explains why her city passed a resolution supporting a state bill that would ban judges from using foreign laws in their rulings. It is a practice that is already illegal here, and some believe it is targeting Muslims who may use a mediation panel in North Texas. See the entire interview on Lone Star Politics, this Sunday at 8:40 a.m. on NBC 5.
The State Legislature is set to pass the open carry bill, a bill which would allow licensed gun owners to openly carry their guns. A Lewisville gun range owner explains why he supports the Second Amendment, but does not believe in open carry. See the entire interview on Lone Star Politics, this Sunday at 8:40 a.m. on NBC 5.
Jeb Bush said Thursday he will make up his mind "in relatively short order" whether to seek the Republican nomination for president in 2016. Read More
Framing himself as a politician who's unafraid to share "hard truths" with the American people, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is proposing an income cap on Social Security benefits as part of major restructuring plan announced... Read More
President Barack Obama isn't planning to endorse his former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton for president any time soon. Read More
Sen. Marco Rubio is telling his top donors that he is running for president because he feels "uniquely qualified" to pitch his Republican Party as one that will defend the American Dream. The first-term Republican from Florida told... Read More
If Marco Rubio launches his presidential campaign as expected Monday, the first-term Republican senator from Florida may have to answer this simple question. Why now? The 43-year-old Rubio, a rising star on Capitol Hill,... Read More
City of Dallas officials unveiled new street signs renaming a stretch of Grand Avenue for councilman Al Lipscomb, the first African American man to run for the Mayors Office in Dallas. He is remembered as an outspoken civil rights leader who helped change the way council members were elected.
The staff of Rep. Molly White, who has proposed prohibiting the recognition of same-sex marriages, told a gay rights activist not to expect a meeting with the lawmaker. Read More