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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
Florida Gov. Signs Bill to Require U.S. Made Flags

Florida Gov. Signs Bill to Require U.S. Made Flags

Cities, counties and the state of Florida will have to purchase state and American flags made in the United States... Read »

Jun 12, 2015
Runoff Election Results

Runoff Election Results

Click here to see the runoff races held June 13, 2015. Read »

Jun 13, 2015
Iowa GOP Nixes Straw Poll as Hopefuls' Interest Wanes

Iowa GOP Nixes Straw Poll as Hopefuls' Interest Wanes

Republican leaders in Iowa have agreed to end the state's straw poll because of waning interest from presidential... Read »

Jun 12, 2015
Cruz Refuses to Drop Anti-Shariah Activist From Staff

Cruz Refuses to Drop Anti-Shariah Activist From Staff

Republican Ted Cruz's presidential campaign is rejecting a call to drop an anti-Shariah activist as his state... Read »

Jun 11, 2015
Governor Abbot Signs

Governor Abbot Signs "Pastor Protection" Bill

Republican Governor Greg Abbott signed a "pastor protection" law June 11 that comes ahead of an impending... Read »

Jun 11, 2015
One-on-One With Texas Gov. Greg Abbott

One-on-One With Texas Gov. Greg Abbott

It has been six months since Gov. Greg Abbott took office, and now he is discussing the successes and failures of... Watch »

Jun 10, 2015
Cruz Names Anti-Shariah Activist as Tennessee Chairman

Cruz Names Anti-Shariah Activist as Tennessee Chairman

Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz has named anti-Shariah activist Kevin Kookogey as his state chairman for... Read »

Jun 9, 2015
Court Upholds Key Parts of Texas' Strict Anti-Abortion Law

Court Upholds Key Parts of Texas' Strict Anti-Abortion Law

A federal appeals court has upheld key parts of Texas's strict anti-abortion law, likely closing most of the... Read »

Jun 9, 2015
One-on-One With Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick

One-on-One With Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick

One week after the 84th Legislature ended, Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick was in North Texas. He sat down for Watch »

Jun 8, 2015
Barbara Bush Celebrates 90th Birthday

Barbara Bush Celebrates 90th Birthday

Former first lady Barbara Bush is promoting literacy on her 90th birthday. Bush is lending her backing to a $7... Watch »

Jun 8, 2015
New Commission Studies Wrongful Convictions

New Commission Studies Wrongful Convictions

The efforts of lawmakers and the family of an inmate who was the state's first to be pardoned after death led to... Read »

Jun 6, 2015
 

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