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Central American Leaders to Meet with Obama

Central American Leaders to Meet with Obama

The presidents of Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras will come to Washington next week to discuss the surge... Read »

Jul 19, 2014
Lone Star Politics Granger Talks Border Crisis

Lone Star Politics Granger Talks Border Crisis

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, Fort Worth Congresswoman Kay Granger explains why she does not think... Watch »

Jul 18, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Michael Quinn Sullivan

Lone Star Politics: Michael Quinn Sullivan

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, Empower Texans founder and CEO Michael Quinn Sullivan explains why he refused to... Watch »

Jul 18, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Granger Opposes Obama on Immigration Funding

Lone Star Politics: Granger Opposes Obama on Immigration Funding

On Lone Star Politics this week, Fort Worth Congresswoman Kay Granger explains why she opposes President... Watch »

Jul 18, 2014
Nelson Named Top Budget Writer in Texas Senate

Nelson Named Top Budget Writer in Texas Senate

The powerful Senate Finance Committee that writes the Texas budget will be chaired by a woman for the first time. Read »

Jul 17, 2014
Cruz Reports Raising $1.2M in Year's 2nd Quarter

Cruz Reports Raising $1.2M in Year's 2nd Quarter

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz says he raised more than $1.2 million in the year's second quarter, about 25 percent more than he... Read »

Jul 16, 2014
Davis Raises $27M Since Filibuster But Still Lags

Davis Raises $27M Since Filibuster But Still Lags

Democrat Wendy Davis is keeping pace raising money in the Texas governor's race but begins the final four... Read »

Jul 15, 2014
Texas Voting Maps Deliberately Discriminated: Feds

Texas Voting Maps Deliberately Discriminated: Feds

The U.S. Justice Department told judges Monday that Texas lawmakers carefully crafted electoral maps... Read »

Jul 14, 2014
Perry-Paul Launch Foreign Policy War of Words

Perry-Paul Launch Foreign Policy War of Words

Two leading Republicans have begun an unusually personal war of words over foreign policy, highlighting a... Read »

Jul 14, 2014
Feds Taking 'Prime Role' in Texas Voting Maps Case

Feds Taking 'Prime Role' in Texas Voting Maps Case

A federal trial in San Antonio comes a year after the U.S. Supreme Court made a landmark ruling that Texas and... Read »

Jul 13, 2014
Lone Star Politics: July 13, 2014

Lone Star Politics: July 13, 2014

On Lone Star Politics, NBC 5’s Kevin Cokely and Gromer Jeffers from The Dallas Morning News ask former U.S. Watch »

Jul 11, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Kay Bailey Hutchison on Cruz

Lone Star Politics: Kay Bailey Hutchison on Cruz

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, NBC 5’s Kevin Cokely and Gromer Jeffers from the Dallas Morning News ask... Watch »

Jul 11, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Kay Bailey Hutchison on Border

Lone Star Politics: Kay Bailey Hutchison on Border

On Lone Star Politics this week, former U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison explains to NBC 5’s Kevin Cokely... Watch »

Jul 11, 2014
Lawmaker Appears Before Grand Jury in Perry Probe

Lawmaker Appears Before Grand Jury in Perry Probe

Rep. Phil King is appearing before the grand jury investigating whether Texas Gov. Rick Perry abused his power... Read »

Jul 11, 2014
Possible Compromise Emerges on Border Request

Possible Compromise Emerges on Border Request

Outlines of a possible compromise over President Barack Obama's $3.7 billion emergency border spending request... Read »

Jul 10, 2014
Obama Officials Pledge to Stem Immigration Tide

Obama Officials Pledge to Stem Immigration Tide

Obama administration officials defended their response to the immigration crisis on the Southwest border... Read »

Jul 9, 2014
Dallas Neighborhood Prepares for Presidential Visit

Dallas Neighborhood Prepares for Presidential Visit

Excitement about the presidential visit is growing in the North Dallas neighborhood where a private fundraiser will... Watch »

Jul 9, 2014
Mayor Rawlings' Reaction to RNC Decision

Mayor Rawlings' Reaction to RNC Decision

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings responds to the decision to have the 2016 Republican National Convention in... Watch »

Jul 8, 2014
Cleveland Tops Dallas  to Host  2016 GOP Convention

Cleveland Tops Dallas to Host 2016 GOP Convention

Earlier this year, a list of cities were nominated to host the convention but the final list was narrowed down... Watch »

Jul 8, 2014
Dallas Or Cleveland? GOP to Announce Convention Site

Dallas Or Cleveland? GOP to Announce Convention Site

The Republican National Committee is set to announce on Tuesday whether Dallas or Cleveland will host its... Watch »

Jul 8, 2014
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