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Gov. Perry Responds Defiantly to Indictment

Gov. Perry Responds Defiantly to Indictment

Texas Gov. Perry said indictment is abuse of power. Watch »

Aug 18, 2014
Perry First Texas Gov. Indicted in Nearly a Century

Perry First Texas Gov. Indicted in Nearly a Century

Texas Gov. Rick Perry vowed Saturday to fight the indictment against him, calling it an "outrageous" abuse... Watch »

Aug 16, 2014
Prosecution Rests in Corruption Trial of Va. Ex-Gov. McDonnell, Wife

Prosecution Rests in Corruption Trial of Va. Ex-Gov. McDonnell, Wife

The prosecution rested its case Thursday in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Watch »

Aug 14, 2014
Abbott Sided Against Other Sexual Assault Victims

Abbott Sided Against Other Sexual Assault Victims

Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott is again facing criticism from Democrat Wendy Davis over his rulings... Read »

Aug 14, 2014
Texas Medicaid Load Rising Even Without Expansion

Texas Medicaid Load Rising Even Without Expansion

Officials estimate the Texas Medicaid caseload could soon increase by more than 600,000 cases, despite the... Read »

Aug 14, 2014
Texas Lt. Gov. Candidates Working on Debate

Texas Lt. Gov. Candidates Working on Debate

Republican Dan Patrick and Democrat Leticia Van de Putte still haven't settled on a first and perhaps only debate in... Read »

Aug 13, 2014
Judge Questions Burdens for Texas Abortion Access

Judge Questions Burdens for Texas Abortion Access

A federal judge presiding over a lawsuit against new Texas abortion restrictions says he has a problem with... Read »

Aug 13, 2014
Florida Ad Tries to Connect Pot With Date Rape

Florida Ad Tries to Connect Pot With Date Rape

The campaign against medical marijuana in Florida is in high gear as it tries to link easier access to pot to... Watch »

Aug 13, 2014
McDonnell Corruption Trial: Brother of Star Witness Testifies

McDonnell Corruption Trial: Brother of Star Witness Testifies

Prosecutors presented Tuesday afternoon what they say is another example of gifts the former first couple... Watch »

Aug 12, 2014

"Tiger Selfies" Banned in New York

New York's Internet Romeos will have to find new ways to attract mates now that it's illegal to pose for photos with... Read »

Aug 12, 2014
McDonnell Corruption Trial: Aide Says He Had No Idea About Businessman's Gifts

McDonnell Corruption Trial: Aide Says He Had No Idea...

The onetime chief of staff to former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell says he had no idea at the time that his boss... Watch »

Aug 11, 2014
Davis Once Supported Death Penalty Moratorium

Davis Once Supported Death Penalty Moratorium

Wendy Davis, the Democratic candidate for Texas governor, is facing new pressure over her past support of... Read »

Aug 11, 2014
Red State Gathering: Heavy Hitters in Fort Worth

Red State Gathering: Heavy Hitters in Fort Worth

Friday and Saturday, republicans, including Governor Rick Perry, Senator Ted Cruz, Attorney General Greg... Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Wendy Davis Ad

Lone Star Politics: Wendy Davis Ad

On Lone Star Politics this week, Dallas County Republican Party Chairman Wade Emmert and Taylor Holden,... Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Gay Marriage

Lone Star Politics: Gay Marriage

On Lone Star Politics this week, Taylor Holden, Executive Director of the Dallas County Democratic Party, debate the... Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Should Price Resign?

Lone Star Politics: Should Price Resign?

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, Dallas County Republican Party Chairman Wade Emmert and Taylor Holden, Executive... Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
Lone Star Politics: August 10, 2014

Lone Star Politics: August 10, 2014

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

Aug 8, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Angle Poll

Lone Star Politics: Angle Poll

The senior advisor to Wendy Davis insists she’s gaining ground on Republican gubernatorial frontrunner Greg Abbott. Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
2016 Preview? Perry, Cruz at Same GOP Gathering

2016 Preview? Perry, Cruz at Same GOP Gathering

Sounding more than ever like a 2016 presidential candidate, Texas Gov. Rick Perry is calling for a... Read »

Aug 8, 2014
McDonnell Trial: Colleague Had Misgivings About CEO's Dealings With McDonnells

McDonnell Trial: Colleague Had Misgivings About CEO's Dealings...

An associate of the wealthy businessman at the center of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's corruption case... Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
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