California Attorney General Kamala Harris asked a state court on Wednesday for permission to reject a proposed ballot initiative stipulating that anyone who engages in gay sex be killed. Read More
A contentious debate is expected as a Texas House committee hears a bill barring state and local employees from licensing or recognizing same-sex marriages -- even if the U.S. Supreme Court authorizes them. Read More
The Dallas Morning News' Rudy Bush discusses Sen. Ted Cruz's decision to run for U.S. President.
Sen. Ted Cruz said Tuesday he is signing up his family for health care coverage through the Affordable Care Act, a law the Republican presidential candidate has vowed to repeal should he win the White House. Read More
After becoming the first Republican to officially enter the 2016 presidential race, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas is hiring an adviser to build his campaign efforts in New Hampshire. Read More
Rick Perry refuses to discuss how Ted Cruz's campaign announcement affects his own bid for the White House. Read More
Billions of available dollars remain unspent under a House budget that sets up battles over tax cuts and extra money for roads and classrooms in the final two months of the Legislature. Read More
Campaigning last week in South Carolina, a key early-primary state, Walker reiterated the story he’s been telling about himself, nailing down his narrative. But should voters believe it? Read More
As Texas Sen. Ted Cruz launched his 2016 White House bid Monday in Virginia, North Texas Democrats and Republicans watched and responded to the announcement. Read More
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) announced his 2016 presidential campaign on Monday, talking about his family, his faith and the promise of America.