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Texas Senate Advances School Vouchers

Texas Senate Advances School Vouchers

The Texas Senate voted Monday to advance a contentious but potentially landmark school voucher plan that would use... Read »

Apr 20, 2015
Jeb Bush to Visit Poland, Estonia, Germany in June

Jeb Bush to Visit Poland, Estonia, Germany in June

Republican Jeb Bush is planning a policy trip to Europe in June, to speak on the global economy and meet with... Read »

Apr 20, 2015
Man's Obituary Urges Readers to Reject Hillary Clinton

Man's Obituary Urges Readers to Reject Hillary Clinton

A North Carolina man's obituary asked two things of friends and family: instead of sending flowers for the funeral... Read »

Apr 20, 2015
All About Hillary: Why Clinton's at Center of 2016 Talk

All About Hillary: Why Clinton's at Center of 2016 Talk

Hillary Clinton is just nine days into her official run for president — and already, predictably, the 2016... Read »

Apr 20, 2015
Campaigning Hillary Clinton Says Economy Has

Campaigning Hillary Clinton Says Economy Has "Stalled Out"

Road tripping for her presidential campaign, Hillary Rodham Clinton offered a dark assessment of a "stalled out"... Watch »

Apr 20, 2015
Gov. Abbott Releases Tax Return

Gov. Abbott Releases Tax Return

Texas Governor Greg Abbott today released his tax return for 2014, as promised. Read »

Apr 17, 2015
Lone Star Politics: Sunday, April 19, 2015

Lone Star Politics: Sunday, April 19, 2015

On Lone Star Politics, Irving Mayor Beth Van Duyne explains why she supports a bill that would ban judges from using... Watch »

Apr 17, 2015
Irving Mayor Speaks on Controversial Resolution

Irving Mayor Speaks on Controversial Resolution

Only on NBC 5, Irving Mayor Beth Van Duyne explains why her city passed a resolution supporting a state bill that... Watch »

Apr 17, 2015
Why Gun Range Owner Does Not Support Open Carry

Why Gun Range Owner Does Not Support Open Carry

The State Legislature is set to pass the open carry bill, a bill which would allow licensed gun owners to openly... Watch »

Apr 17, 2015
Jeb Bush: Campaign Decision

Jeb Bush: Campaign Decision "In Relatively Short Order"

Jeb Bush said Thursday he will make up his mind "in relatively short order" whether to seek the Republican... Read »

Apr 16, 2015

"I Will Not Pander": Chris Christie Talks Entitlement Reform in NH

Framing himself as a politician who's unafraid to share "hard truths" with the American people, New Jersey Gov. Watch »

Apr 14, 2015
No Clinton Endorsement From Obama Yet, White House Says

No Clinton Endorsement From Obama Yet, White House Says

President Barack Obama isn't planning to endorse his former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton for president... Read »

Apr 20, 2015

"A Generational Choice": Rubio Launches 2016 Bid

Sen. Marco Rubio is telling his top donors that he is running for president because he feels "uniquely qualified" to... Watch »

Apr 14, 2015
Rubio Looks to Find Opening in 2016 Republican Field

Rubio Looks to Find Opening in 2016 Republican Field

If Marco Rubio launches his presidential campaign as expected Monday, the first-term Republican senator from Florida... Read »

Apr 13, 2015
Dallas Honors Councilman Al Lipscomb

Dallas Honors Councilman Al Lipscomb

City of Dallas officials unveiled new street signs renaming a stretch of Grand Avenue for councilman Al Lipscomb... Watch »

Apr 11, 2015
Texas Lawmaker's Staff Snubs Gay Rights Activist

Texas Lawmaker's Staff Snubs Gay Rights Activist

The staff of Rep. Molly White, who has proposed prohibiting the recognition of same-sex marriages, told a gay rights... Read »

Apr 11, 2015
Clinton Supporters Gather at Rally

Clinton Supporters Gather at Rally

They've been ready for a while — and their wait is nearly over. Ready for Hillary members have spent two years... Watch »

Apr 12, 2015
Lone Star Politics: Sunday, April 12, 2015

Lone Star Politics: Sunday, April 12, 2015

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, we have the only interview with Attorney General Ken Paxton as he faces new... Watch »

Apr 10, 2015
Family Fights for Bill to Help Daughter with Epilepsy

Family Fights for Bill to Help Daughter with Epilepsy

A family is turning to CBD oil to cope with a debilitating illness. Watch »

Apr 10, 2015
Texas Sen. Cruz Confirms GOP Conference

Texas Sen. Cruz Confirms GOP Conference

Republican U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas is the latest 2016 presidential hopeful to confirm that he'll attend at the... Read »

Apr 10, 2015
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