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Planned Parenthood: No New Texas Abortion Clinics

Planned Parenthood: No New Texas Abortion Clinics

Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards says her organization has no immediate plans to build more abortion... Read »

Jun 20, 2015
Perry Calls Charleston Shootings an

Perry Calls Charleston Shootings an "Accident"

Rick Perry asserted Friday that President Obama succumbed to a "knee jerk" liberal impulse to use the... Read »

Jun 19, 2015
Clinton and Sanders Top Candidates on Facebook

Clinton and Sanders Top Candidates on Facebook

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders lead the pack of presidential candidates in early primary and caucus states — at... Read »

Jun 19, 2015
Lone Star Politics: June 21, 2015

Lone Star Politics: June 21, 2015

This week, we dissect what happened in the 84th Legislative Session with State Rep. Chris Turner. Watch »

Jun 19, 2015
LSP: Lawmaker Questions Why Texting and Driving Bill Failed

LSP: Lawmaker Questions Why Texting and Driving Bill Failed

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, we ask State Rep. Chris Turner about his thoughts on the legislative session. Watch »

Jun 19, 2015

"WTF" Podcast Host Interviews President Obama in Garage

President Barack Obama visited with comedian Marc Maron in the garage of his Highland Park home Friday at the end... Watch »

Jun 20, 2015
TX Supreme Court Upholds Same-Sex Divorce

TX Supreme Court Upholds Same-Sex Divorce

The Texas Supreme Court has upheld the Austin divorce of a same-sex couple, rejecting challenges in a state where... Read »

Jun 19, 2015
Ex-Mexican Gov. Accused in Texas Money Laundering Case

Ex-Mexican Gov. Accused in Texas Money Laundering Case

An ex-governor of the northern Mexican state of Tamaulipas has been charged with money laundering in Texas. Read »

Jun 19, 2015
Newt Gingrich Takes on New Job: Tech Reviewer

Newt Gingrich Takes on New Job: Tech Reviewer

After jokes about reviewing technology for Mashable arose on Twitter, it soon became a reality for Newt Gingrich who... Read »

Jun 19, 2015
Dallas Files Lawsuit over Love Field Gates

Dallas Files Lawsuit over Love Field Gates

Dallas has asked a judge to help decide the allocation process for the 20 gates at city-owned Love Field as more... Read »

Jun 18, 2015
Board Roles Could Complicate Presidency for Jeb Bush

Board Roles Could Complicate Presidency for Jeb Bush

Jeb Bush's deep dive into corporate America, where he served on the boards or as an adviser to more than a dozen... Read »

Jun 18, 2015
Analysis: Can Donald Trump Win?

Analysis: Can Donald Trump Win?

He has the brash demeanor, the outsized public persona and plenty of cash to fund a presidential campaign — but... Read »

Jun 16, 2015
Donald Trump: I'm Running for President

Donald Trump: I'm Running for President

Donald Trump is running for president, he announced Tuesday morning, promising to become "the greatest jobs... Watch »

Jun 16, 2015
Gov. Greg Abbott Signs $3.8B Tax Cut

Gov. Greg Abbott Signs $3.8B Tax Cut

Governor Greg Abbott signed into law, June 15, $3.8 billion in tax cuts for businesses and, potentially, for... Read »

Jun 15, 2015
Mayor Rawlings Calls for Change after DPD Attack

Mayor Rawlings Calls for Change after DPD Attack

City leaders are considering calls for securing the places police officers call their home bases. Watch »

Jun 15, 2015
Abbott Stops at Gun Range to Sign Bill

Abbott Stops at Gun Range to Sign Bill

Gov. Greg Abbott stopped at a gun range to sign into law bills letting Texans carry concealed handguns on college... Read »

Jun 16, 2015
Mayoral Runoff in San Antonio

Mayoral Runoff in San Antonio

Voters in San Antonio are choosing a mayor in a runoff following the May 9 election Read »

Jun 14, 2015
Abbott Signs 'Judicial Bypass' Abortion Restrictions

Abbott Signs 'Judicial Bypass' Abortion Restrictions

Gov. Greg Abbott has signed into law tighter rules for Texas teenagers who wish to undergo abortions but can't get... Read »

Jun 12, 2015
Lone Star Politics: Sunday, June 14, 2015

Lone Star Politics: Sunday, June 14, 2015

This week, we sit down with Governor Greg Abbott for the first time since the legislative session ended. Watch »

Jun 14, 2015
Jeb Bush to Tout Stint as Fla. Gov. in 2016 Speech

Jeb Bush to Tout Stint as Fla. Gov. in 2016 Speech

Jeb Bush on Friday previewed his announcement that he's running for president, telling reporters that his upcoming... Read »

Jun 12, 2015
 

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