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Texas Voting Maps Deliberately Discriminated: Feds

Texas Voting Maps Deliberately Discriminated: Feds

The U.S. Justice Department told judges Monday that Texas lawmakers carefully crafted electoral maps... Read »

Jul 14, 2014
Perry-Paul Launch Foreign Policy War of Words

Perry-Paul Launch Foreign Policy War of Words

Two leading Republicans have begun an unusually personal war of words over foreign policy, highlighting a... Read »

Jul 14, 2014
Feds Taking 'Prime Role' in Texas Voting Maps Case

Feds Taking 'Prime Role' in Texas Voting Maps Case

A federal trial in San Antonio comes a year after the U.S. Supreme Court made a landmark ruling that Texas and... Read »

Jul 13, 2014
Lone Star Politics: July 13, 2014

Lone Star Politics: July 13, 2014

On Lone Star Politics, NBC 5’s Kevin Cokely and Gromer Jeffers from The Dallas Morning News ask former U.S. Watch »

Jul 11, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Kay Bailey Hutchison on Cruz

Lone Star Politics: Kay Bailey Hutchison on Cruz

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

Jul 11, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Kay Bailey Hutchison on Border

Lone Star Politics: Kay Bailey Hutchison on Border

On Lone Star Politics this week, former U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison explains to NBC 5’s Kevin Cokely... Watch »

Jul 11, 2014
Lawmaker Appears Before Grand Jury in Perry Probe

Lawmaker Appears Before Grand Jury in Perry Probe

Rep. Phil King is appearing before the grand jury investigating whether Texas Gov. Rick Perry abused his power... Read »

Jul 11, 2014
Possible Compromise Emerges on Border Request

Possible Compromise Emerges on Border Request

Outlines of a possible compromise over President Barack Obama's $3.7 billion emergency border spending request... Read »

Jul 10, 2014
Obama Officials Pledge to Stem Immigration Tide

Obama Officials Pledge to Stem Immigration Tide

Obama administration officials defended their response to the immigration crisis on the Southwest border... Read »

Jul 9, 2014
Dallas Neighborhood Prepares for Presidential Visit

Dallas Neighborhood Prepares for Presidential Visit

Excitement about the presidential visit is growing in the North Dallas neighborhood where a private fundraiser will... Watch »

Jul 9, 2014
Mayor Rawlings' Reaction to RNC Decision

Mayor Rawlings' Reaction to RNC Decision

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings responds to the decision to have the 2016 Republican National Convention in... Watch »

Jul 8, 2014
Cleveland Tops Dallas  to Host  2016 GOP Convention

Cleveland Tops Dallas to Host 2016 GOP Convention

Earlier this year, a list of cities were nominated to host the convention but the final list was narrowed down... Watch »

Jul 8, 2014
Dallas Or Cleveland? GOP to Announce Convention Site

Dallas Or Cleveland? GOP to Announce Convention Site

The Republican National Committee is set to announce on Tuesday whether Dallas or Cleveland will host its... Watch »

Jul 8, 2014
Perry Shuns Obama Handshake, Wants Border Meeting

Perry Shuns Obama Handshake, Wants Border Meeting

Gov. Rick Perry says he's declined an offer to greet President Barack Obama when he arrives in the Texas capital on... Read »

Jul 7, 2014
Frisco Holds Meeting to Sell $90 million in Bonds

Frisco Holds Meeting to Sell $90 million in Bonds

The City of Frisco could get closer to a major development project Saturday. Read »

Jul 5, 2014
Diana Hobby, Former Texas Lt. Governor's Wife, Dies

Diana Hobby, Former Texas Lt. Governor's Wife, Dies

Diana Poteat Stallings Hobby, the wife of former Texas Lt. Gov. William P. Hobby Jr., has died. She was 83. Read »

Jul 4, 2014
Lone Star Politics - July 6, 2014

Lone Star Politics - July 6, 2014

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, NBC 5’s Kristi Nelson and Gromer Jeffers from The Dallas Morning News... Watch »

Jul 4, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Shelley Kofler

Lone Star Politics: Shelley Kofler

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, NBC 5’s Kristi Nelson and Gromer Jeffers from The Dallas Morning News talk... Watch »

Jul 3, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Ramon Romero

Lone Star Politics: Ramon Romero

On Lone Star Politics Sunday, watch Democrat Ramon Romero. As the only candidate on November’s ballot for... Watch »

Jul 4, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Susan Hawk

Lone Star Politics: Susan Hawk

On Lone Star Politics, Republican Dallas County District Attorney candidate Susan Hawk responds to allegations... Watch »

Jul 3, 2014
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