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Abbott Makes North Texas Campaign Stop
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Abbott Makes North Texas Campaign Stop

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott was at the University of Texas at Dallas Tuesday to talk about his higher education plan. Watch »

Sep 2, 2014
Abbott Campaigns in Richardson, Releases New Ad

Abbott Campaigns in Richardson, Releases New Ad

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott, Republican candidate for governor, released a new campaign video Tuesday... Watch »

Sep 2, 2014
Jury Begins Deliberations in Corruption Trial of Va. Ex-Governor, Wife

Jury Begins Deliberations in Corruption Trial of Va. Ex-Governor, Wife

A federal jury is hearing instructions from a judge before beginning deliberations in the public corruption trial of... Watch »

Sep 2, 2014
Federal Trial Starts Over Tough Texas Voter ID Law

Federal Trial Starts Over Tough Texas Voter ID Law

The Justice Department goes to federal court in South Texas to seek the dismantling of the state's voter ID... Read »

Sep 2, 2014
Texas Gubernatorial Race Two Months from Vote

Texas Gubernatorial Race Two Months from Vote

With about two months until Election Day, the race to become the next governor of Texas is heating up. Watch »

Sep 1, 2014
Rick Perry Deletes 'Unauthorized' Tweet

Rick Perry Deletes 'Unauthorized' Tweet

A tweet deleted from Gov. Rick Perry's verified account Sunday night includes a disparaging image of the Democratic... Watch »

Sep 1, 2014
2010 Raid Underscores Deeper Demographic Questions

2010 Raid Underscores Deeper Demographic Questions

Aides to gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott say a previously unreported raid was part of an effort to preserve the... Read »

Aug 31, 2014
Lone Star Politics: August 31, 2014

Lone Star Politics: August 31, 2014

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, Gromer Jeffers from The Dallas Morning News asks Dallas Republican... Watch »

Aug 31, 2014
Cruz Sounds Like He's Running in 2016

Cruz Sounds Like He's Running in 2016

Republican Sen. Ted Cruz speaks to tea party crowd in Dallas, just a day after another possible GOP... Read »

Aug 30, 2014
State Sen. Wendy Davis Packs Food For Guard Troops

State Sen. Wendy Davis Packs Food For Guard Troops

State Sen. Wendy Davis responds to report that National Guard members are asking for food and fuel assistance. Watch »

Aug 30, 2014
5 Things to Know About the Texas Elections

5 Things to Know About the Texas Elections

The results of Texas' Nov. 4 election will kick off the state's largest political shakeup in a generation... Read »

Aug 30, 2014
Cruz Addresses Influential Conservative Event

Cruz Addresses Influential Conservative Event

An address by firebrand U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz keynotes the closing day of an influential conservative group's national... Read »

Aug 30, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Hensarling on Perry Indictment

Lone Star Politics: Hensarling on Perry Indictment

On Sunday’s Lone Star Politics, Dallas Republican Congressman Jeb Hensarling blasts the indictment of Texas Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Hensarling on ISIS

Lone Star Politics: Hensarling on ISIS

On Sunday’s Lone Star Politics, Gromer Jeffers from The Dallas Morning News asks Dallas Republican Congressman... Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Hensarling Speaker

Lone Star Politics: Hensarling Speaker

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, Gromer Jeffers from The Dallas Morning News asks Dallas Republican... Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Glass Nullification

Lone Star Politics: Glass Nullification

On Lone Star Politics this week, Libertarian candidate for governor Kathie Glass explains which federal laws... Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
KXAS to Carry Live Governor's Debate

KXAS to Carry Live Governor's Debate

After backing out of a statewide televised debate with Democrat Wendy Davis that was set to air live on WFAA, Abbott... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
2016 GOP Hopefuls Vie for Attention at Texas Event

2016 GOP Hopefuls Vie for Attention at Texas Event

A parade of potential 2016 GOP presidential hopefuls will be on display at an influential conservative... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Texas Abuzz Over Perry-Cruz 2016 Battle

Texas Abuzz Over Perry-Cruz 2016 Battle

Two Texans, one White House. Is the 2016 Republican campaign trail big enough? Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Perry Says GOP Congress is Key to Solving Problems

Perry Says GOP Congress is Key to Solving Problems

Texas Gov. Rick Perry told South Carolina Republicans on Wednesday that it's important for the GOP to... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
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