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Lone Star Politics - April 20, 2014

Lone Star Politics - April 20, 2014

Sunday on Lone Star Politics, NBC 5's Kristi Nelson and Gromer Jeffers from The Dallas Morning News asked Ft. Worth Mayor Betsy Price why she wants voters to approve a $292 million bond issue next month. GOP candidate for Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller revealed why... Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
FBI Probe of NTTA Includes Wendy Davis File

FBI Probe of NTTA Includes Wendy Davis File

Documents related to Sen. Wendy Davis’ work as a lawyer for the North Texas Tollway Authority are part of an... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Abbott Campaign Accepting Bitcoin Contributions

Abbott Campaign Accepting Bitcoin Contributions

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott's campaign for governor says it will accept contributions made with the... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Cruz Makes Second Visit to the Border as U.S. Senator

Cruz Makes Second Visit to the Border as U.S. Senator

In his second visit to the U.S.-Mexico border since taking office nearly 16 months ago, Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Cruz Makes Just 2nd Border Visit as Senator

Cruz Makes Just 2nd Border Visit as Senator

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz is making just his second visit to the 1,200-mile Texas-Mexico border since taking office nearly... Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Davis Has Successful Neck Surgery, Campaign Says

Davis Has Successful Neck Surgery, Campaign Says

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis' campaign says she has undergone successful neck surgery to... Read »

Apr 16, 2014
Perry's Lawyer in Veto Probe Hired at $450 Per Hour

Perry's Lawyer in Veto Probe Hired at $450 Per Hour

The attorney Gov. Rick Perry hired amid a grand jury investigation into abuse of power allegations has a $450 hourly... Read »

Apr 16, 2014
Wendy Davis to Undergo Neck Surgery

Wendy Davis to Undergo Neck Surgery

Texas state Senator and gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis announced she will have "routine" surgery... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Castro, Patrick to Debate Immigration

Castro, Patrick to Debate Immigration

Houston debate pits San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro against state Sen. Dan Patrick. Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Texas Visit Brings Rubio to Cruz, Perry's Turf

Texas Visit Brings Rubio to Cruz, Perry's Turf

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio is heading onto the home turf of two other future potential White House contenders, Ted... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Grand Jury to be Seated in Perry Ethics Case

Grand Jury to be Seated in Perry Ethics Case

A Texas judge is expected to seat a grand jury in an investigation into whether Republican Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Report: Nugent Show Was Canceled Over Comments

Report: Nugent Show Was Canceled Over Comments

Emails show that plans for a Ted Nugent concert in East Texas were canceled after the shock rocker drew... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Democrat Davis Calls for Universal Pre-K in Texas

Democrat Davis Calls for Universal Pre-K in Texas

Wendy Davis called Saturday for offering pre-kindergarten programs for all Texas youngsters despite the steep price... Read »

Apr 12, 2014
Lone Star Politics - April 13, 2014

Lone Star Politics - April 13, 2014

NBC 5’s Kristi Nelson, The Dallas Morning News’ Gromer Jeffers and Congressman Marc Veasey about his lawsuit... Watch »

Apr 13, 2014
Meet the Woman Accused of Hurling a Shoe at Hillary

Meet the Woman Accused of Hurling a Shoe at Hillary

Who would throw a shoe at Hillary Clinton mid-speech at an industry conference? An Arizona woman named Alison Ernst,... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
Willie Nelson Singing at Wendy Davis Fundraiser

Willie Nelson Singing at Wendy Davis Fundraiser

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Legendary singer Willie Nelson will be featured at a high-dollar fundraiser for Democratic... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
Immigration Remark by Jeb Bush Could be 2016 Problem

Immigration Remark by Jeb Bush Could be 2016 Problem

With a single phrase of compassion for immigrants in the U.S. illegally, Jeb Bush has prompted questions about... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
Cornyn Spent $5.5 Million During GOP Primary

Cornyn Spent $5.5 Million During GOP Primary

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn spent $5.5 million during crunch time of Texas' Republican primary. Read »

Apr 11, 2014
Elder President Bush to Endorse GOP Nominee in Ga.

Elder President Bush to Endorse GOP Nominee in Ga.

President George H.W. Bush is featured in a Democrat's campaign commercial, but he plans to endorse the... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
Woman Hurls Shoe at Hillary Clinton During Speech

Woman Hurls Shoe at Hillary Clinton During Speech

A woman is in custody after hurling what she said was a shoe at Hillary Clinton during a speech in Las Vegas —... Watch »

Apr 10, 2014
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