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Groups for, Against Gay Rights Stage Capitol Rallies

Groups for, Against Gay Rights Stage Capitol Rallies

Hundreds are gathering at the Texas Capitol for a rally against same-sex marriage, headlined by Alabama Supreme... Read »

Mar 23, 2015
George W. Bush to Attend Brother's Dallas Fundraiser

George W. Bush to Attend Brother's Dallas Fundraiser

Former President George W. Bush is planning to attend a fundraiser for his brother Jeb Bush Wednesday in Dallas. Read »

Mar 23, 2015
Transcript: Sen. Ted Cruz Announces Presidential Campaign

Transcript: Sen. Ted Cruz Announces Presidential Campaign

Below are the remarks delivered by Sen. Ted Cruz at Liberty University, March 23, 2015, sent by the Cruz campaign. Watch »

Mar 23, 2015
Students Protest Mandatory Attendance of Cruz Announcement

Students Protest Mandatory Attendance of Cruz Announcement

Thousands of students at Liberty University attended Sen. Ted Cruz's presidential announcement Monday morning, but... Read »

Mar 23, 2015
Cruz Kicks Off Presidential Campaign at Christian College

Cruz Kicks Off Presidential Campaign at Christian College

Sen. Ted Cruz opened the first major campaign of the 2016 presidential season Monday with a kickoff speech courting... Watch »

Mar 23, 2015
Ted Cruz Is First, But Does He Have a Shot?

Ted Cruz Is First, But Does He Have a Shot?

Sen. Ted Cruz may be the first major candidate to announce a 2016 presidential run, but the one event that gave the... Read »

Mar 23, 2015
Ted Cruz: What to Know About 2016's 1st Official GOP Hopeful

Ted Cruz: What to Know About 2016's 1st Official GOP Hopeful

Texas' Sen. Ted Cruz became the first high-profile Republican to enter the 2016 race for president on Monday. Here's... Read »

Mar 23, 2015
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. What he says is needed... 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 uncon... 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 resign... 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 meas... 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
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