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Cruz to Announce White House Run for 2016

Cruz to Announce White House Run for 2016

Senator Ted Cruz will make it official Monday morning. Watch »

Mar 22, 2015
Sen. Cruz Kicks Off White House Run

Sen. Cruz Kicks Off White House Run

Sen. Ted Cruz made it official Monday morning in a speech at Liberty University. Watch »

Mar 23, 2015
Calif. Gov.: Cruz

Calif. Gov.: Cruz "Unfit to Be Running" for President

Calfiornia Gov. Jerry Brown tore into climate change skeptics on Sunday, saying one major presidential hopeful's... Read »

Mar 22, 2015
Sen. Ted Cruz to Launch Presidential Bid

Sen. Ted Cruz to Launch Presidential Bid

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz plans to announce Monday that he is running for president. The news comes from a strategist for... Read »

Mar 22, 2015
Lone Star Politics: March 22, 2015

Lone Star Politics: March 22, 2015

This week on Lone Star Politics, a Dallas attorney’s fight to win the seat for Dallas mayor. Watch »

Mar 20, 2015
Lone Star Politics: Unborn Child Due Process Act

Lone Star Politics: Unborn Child Due Process Act

Representative Matt Krause introduced a bill that would appoint a guardian to an unborn child whose mother is... Watch »

Mar 20, 2015
Lone Star Politics: Ronquillo on Dallas Mayor Race

Lone Star Politics: Ronquillo on Dallas Mayor Race

Dallas Attorney Marcos Ronquillo is challenging Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings for the city’s top seat. Ronquillo says... Watch »

Mar 20, 2015
Up, Down in Texas Politics: Guns; Testing Rules; UT Search

Up, Down in Texas Politics: Guns; Testing Rules; UT Search

What looks to be the year of the gun in the Texas Legislature began bill-passing season with a bang. Read »

Mar 20, 2015
Lewinsky Talks Cyberbullying, Affair on TED Stage

Lewinsky Talks Cyberbullying, Affair on TED Stage

Monica Lewinsky spoke bluntly about cyberbullying and her own experience in the public spotlight Thursday, as the... Read »

Mar 20, 2015
Feds Investigating Ill. Ex-Congressman Schock: AP

Feds Investigating Ill. Ex-Congressman Schock: AP

The Justice Department has launched a formal criminal investigation into the office and campaign expenses of... Watch »

Mar 20, 2015
Border Security Bill Clears Texas House

Border Security Bill Clears Texas House

Plans to hire hundreds of new state troopers for the Texas-Mexico border is part of a sweeping border security... Read »

Mar 19, 2015
Texas Closer to Allowing Guns on Campus

Texas Closer to Allowing Guns on Campus

The Texas Senate has given final approval to a proposal allowing people with proper licenses to carry concealed... Read »

Mar 19, 2015
House OKs Sweeping Border Security Bill

House OKs Sweeping Border Security Bill

Hiring hundreds of new troopers for the Texas-Mexico border is part of sweeping border security measures tentatively... Read »

Mar 18, 2015
Trump Launches 2016 Exploratory Committee Ahead of NH Visit

Trump Launches 2016 Exploratory Committee Ahead of NH Visit

Business mogul Donald Trump is considering throwing his hat in the 2016 ring, announcing the formation of a... Read »

Mar 19, 2015
Back Behind Bars: Ex-Conn. Governor Sentenced to Prison Again

Back Behind Bars: Ex-Conn. Governor Sentenced to Prison Again

Former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland has been sentenced to 30 months in a campaign fraud case, 10 years to the day... Watch »

Mar 18, 2015
Open Carry Bill Goes to Texas House

Open Carry Bill Goes to Texas House

Members of the Texas House are debating proposals to allow concealed carry of handguns on college campuses and open... Watch »

Mar 18, 2015
Texas' Unusual Grand Jury System Under Scrutiny

Texas' Unusual Grand Jury System Under Scrutiny

Texas is under pressure to update it's grand jury system amid criticism that its grand juries sometimes include... Read »

Mar 17, 2015
Senate Plan Exempts Seniors' Standardized Test Scores

Senate Plan Exempts Seniors' Standardized Test Scores

Texas Senate approves allowing thousands of high school seniors to graduate despite failing one a standardized... Read »

Mar 17, 2015
Plan to Grade Schools A-F Heads to Senate

Plan to Grade Schools A-F Heads to Senate

A plan to rate public schools statewide by letter grades A through F is headed to the full Senate. Read »

Mar 17, 2015
Ill. Rep. Schock Resigns Amid Questions Over Spending

Ill. Rep. Schock Resigns Amid Questions Over Spending

Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock resigned from Congress Tuesday following questions surrounding misuse of funds in his... Watch »

Mar 17, 2015
 

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