Political News

Texas Sheriff Partners with Nonprofit to Patrol Border

Texas Sheriff Partners with Nonprofit to Patrol Border

A South Texas sheriff struggling to keep up with the demands of helping injured, lost and distressed... Read »

Jul 2, 2014
Dallas' Confidence to Host 2016 GOP Convention

Dallas' Confidence to Host 2016 GOP Convention

Dallas leaders say they're confident they dazzled the GOP. Read »

Jun 16, 2014
Christie Disagrees With Perry on Gay Comparison

Christie Disagrees With Perry on Gay Comparison

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is denouncing comments by fellow Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry... Read »

Jun 13, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Slater on Davis

Lone Star Politics: Slater on Davis

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, Gromer Jeffers and Wayne Slater from The Dallas Morning News discuss... Watch »

Jun 13, 2014
Lone Star Politics: June 15, 2014

Lone Star Politics: June 15, 2014

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

Jun 13, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Marchant on Iraq

Lone Star Politics: Marchant on Iraq

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

Jun 13, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Marchant and Cantor

Lone Star Politics: Marchant and Cantor

On this week’s Lone Star Politics, Congressman Kenny Marchant, (R) Coppell, explains to NBC 5’s Kristi Nelson... Watch »

Jun 13, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Slater GOP

Lone Star Politics: Slater GOP

On Lone Star Politics this week, Gromer Jeffers and Wayne Slater from the Dallas Morning News discuss what the... Watch »

Jun 13, 2014
Border Agents Warned Not to Talk to Media

Border Agents Warned Not to Talk to Media

The surge in immigrant children caught crossing the southern border in Texas that has dominated headlines and risks... Read »

Jul 2, 2014
TX Rep. Sessions Drops Bid for House Majority Leader

TX Rep. Sessions Drops Bid for House Majority Leader

Texas Rep. Pete Sessions is dropping his bid for majority leader, clearing the field for California Read »

Jun 13, 2014
Perry Compares Homosexuality to Alcoholism

Perry Compares Homosexuality to Alcoholism

Texas Gov. Rick Perry, during a visit that focused primarily on economic issues, drew on a reference to... Watch »

Jun 12, 2014
Rep. Hensarling Not Running for Majority Leader

Rep. Hensarling Not Running for Majority Leader

The contest to fill the vacancy left by the lightning downfall of Rep. Eric Cantor narrowed on Thursday as Rep. Read »

Jun 12, 2014
Dallas Takes RNC Members Sightseeing

Dallas Takes RNC Members Sightseeing

The city of Dallas is rolling out the red carpet, literally, to welcome members of the Republican... Watch »

Jun 12, 2014
Perry, Texas Hospitals Propose Plan for VA Backlog

Perry, Texas Hospitals Propose Plan for VA Backlog

Gov. Rick Perry was set to announce Thursday efforts to identify Texas hospitals that are willing to take... Read »

Jun 12, 2014
George H.W. Bush Makes Birthday Parachute Jump

George H.W. Bush Makes Birthday Parachute Jump

Former President George H.W. Bush is celebrating his 90th birthday at his family's seaside retreat in Maine... Watch »

Jun 13, 2014
Gov. Perry Compares Homosexuality to Alcoholism

Gov. Perry Compares Homosexuality to Alcoholism

Texas Gov. Rick Perry, during a visit that focused primarily on economic issues, drew on a reference to... Watch »

Jun 12, 2014
Dallas Woos Officials for '16 GOP Convention

Dallas Woos Officials for '16 GOP Convention

Top Republican officials are visiting Dallas as they consider sites for the party's 2016 convention. Read »

Jun 12, 2014
RNC Officials Visit Dallas

RNC Officials Visit Dallas

Members of the 2016 GOP Convention site selection committee are in Dallas being wined and dined by... Watch »

Jun 11, 2014
Hershey Sues Maryland Lawmaker Over Campaign Logo

Hershey Sues Maryland Lawmaker Over Campaign Logo

The Hershey company says a Maryland candidate is milking its classic chocolate bar for political Read »

Jun 11, 2014
Davis Replaces Campaign Manager Amid Struggles

Davis Replaces Campaign Manager Amid Struggles

State Sen. Wendy Davis, the Democratic nominee for Texas governor, is replacing her campaign manager. Read »

Jun 11, 2014
What's New
Get NBCDFW on Mobile!
Get NBCDFW's free news and weather apps on your iPad, iPhone, Android or other mobile device. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out