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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
President Obama Meets With State Sen. Wendy Davis

President Obama Meets With State Sen. Wendy Davis

President Barack Obama met with Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis, the Democratic nominee for governor, Thursday. Read »

Apr 11, 2014
Today's Civil Rights Marches: Different Issues; Same Format

Today's Civil Rights Marches: Different Issues; Same Format

Civil rights marches of 2014 reflect today's human rights debates. Watch »

Apr 10, 2014
LBJ's Civil Rights Legacy: Long, Nearly Forgotten

LBJ's Civil Rights Legacy: Long, Nearly Forgotten

The April 2014 Civil Rights Summit in Austin will help remind Americans of the legacy of President Lyndon... Watch »

Apr 10, 2014
Mansfield: Nearly 60 Years of Racial Change

Mansfield: Nearly 60 Years of Racial Change

A Fort Worth minister recalls being one of the black students who tried to racially desegregate Mansfield ISD... Watch »

Apr 10, 2014
Civil Rights Summit

Civil Rights Summit

President Barack Obama is one of the four presidents who mark the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act signed by... Watch »

Apr 10, 2014
Civil Rights Law Anniversary Celebration

Civil Rights Law Anniversary Celebration

A civil rights summit is underway in Austin. This year marks 50 years since President Lyndon Johnson signed... Watch »

Apr 8, 2014
Sen. Dan Patrick Says Equal Pay Laws Not Needed

Sen. Dan Patrick Says Equal Pay Laws Not Needed

On day where Pres. Obama pushed for equal pay for women, Texas Lt. Gov. candidate Dan Patrick Tuesday insisted... Watch »

Apr 9, 2014
93-Year-Old Florida Mayor Wants Another Term

93-Year-Old Florida Mayor Wants Another Term

Voters in the Orlando suburb of Apopka are deciding whether to return their 93-year-old mayor to Read »

Apr 8, 2014
Jeb Bush: I'll Decide This Year on Whether to Run in 2016

Jeb Bush: I'll Decide This Year on Whether to Run in 2016

Jeb Bush says all the speculation about whether he'll run for president in 2016 is actually getting him... Read »

Apr 7, 2014
Summit Celebrates Civil Rights Law's 50th Anniversary

Summit Celebrates Civil Rights Law's 50th Anniversary

Four U.S. presidents, including Barack Obama, are scheduled to headline a summit this week that commemorates... Watch »

Apr 8, 2014
Lone Star Politics - April 6, 2014

Lone Star Politics - April 6, 2014

NBC 5's Kevin Cokely and Gromer Jeffers of The Dallas Morning News talks with candidates Kinky Friedman,... Watch »

Apr 6, 2014
Davis Speaks to Associated Press Editors

Davis Speaks to Associated Press Editors

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis is speaking at the Associated Press Managing Editors annual meeting. Read »

Apr 5, 2014
Lawmakers Consider How to Attract Venture Capital

Lawmakers Consider How to Attract Venture Capital

Texas lawmakers want to see what they can do to attract more venture capitalists to the state. Read »

Apr 3, 2014
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