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Jul 19, 2014

Perry Courts Iowa Voters For Possible 2016 Run

Perry Courts Iowa Voters For Possible 2016 Run

Second chance? Perry in Iowa again courting voters

Jul 13, 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 14 other states with a history of voting discrimination no longer need permission from...

May 31, 2014

Sen. Cruz Clashes With Barbour on GOP Future

Sen. Cruz Clashes With Barbour on GOP Future

For GOP, which Reagan legacy is right for 2016?

Apr 6, 2014

Lone Star Politics - April 6, 2014

Lone Star Politics - April 6, 2014

NBC 5's Kevin Cokely and Gromer Jeffers of The Dallas Morning News talks with candidates Kinky Friedman, David Alameel and more.

Mar 3, 2014

Lone Star Politics - February 2, 2014

Lone Star Politics - February 2, 2014

Lone Star Politics - presented by NBC 5 News and The Dallas Morning News with NBC 5's Kevin Cokely and Gromer Jeffers of The Dallas Morning News.

Feb 4, 2014

Dallas Morning News' Wayne Slater On Lone Star Politics

Dallas Morning News' Wayne Slater On Lone Star Politics

Wayne Slater, Senior Political Writer for The Dallas Morning News talked about breaking the story on gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis on "Lone Star Politics." It airs Sunday at 8:40 am on NBC 5.

Feb 4, 2014

State Sen. Royce West on Lone Star Politics

State Sen. Royce West on Lone Star Politics

State Sen. Royce West (D) Dallas County talked about the Wendy Davis campaign with NBC 5's Kevin Cokely and Gromer M. Jeffers of the Dallas Morning News on Sunday's "Lone Star Politics." It airs Sunday at...

Jan 18, 2014

Texas GOP Candidates: Immigration Stance Can Win Votes

Texas GOP Candidates: Immigration Stance Can Win Votes

Expect Texas Republicans to take hard line on immigration to win the party base for upcoming elections.

Nov 9, 2013

Abbott And Davis Officially Running For Governor

Abbott And Davis Officially Running For Governor

Fort Worth Democrat Wendy Davis and GOP Attorney General Greg Abbott formally register to run for highest office in Texas.

Oct 20, 2013

Texas Embarks On Next Round of Abortion Arguments

Texas Embarks On Next Round of Abortion Arguments

Next round in fight over abortion restrictions begins this week.

Top Stories
Mortuary Bodies Mummified, Left Decaying on Tables: Warrant

Mortuary Bodies Mummified, Left Decaying on Tables: Warrant

Officials have released disturbing details about the conditions of eight decaying bodies found inside a Fort Worth funeral home earlier this month.

On the Front Lines with Border Patrol in South Texas

On the Front Lines with Border Patrol in South Texas

Border Patrol agents are keeping a vigilant eye on the division between Texas and Mexico while Congress works to find a solution to the influx of children and adults crossing the border illegally.

Hot Car Death Blamed on Toddler's Grandfather

Hot Car Death Blamed on Toddler's Grandfather

A North Texas grandfather surrendered Wednesday to face criminal charges for the April death of his 20-month-old granddaughter in a hot car.

Firefighter Arrested, Accused of Molesting Family

Firefighter Arrested, Accused of Molesting Family

A firefighter is behind bars in Parker County after being accused of sexually abusing two of his family members, police say.

Measles Case Confirmed in Tarrant County

Measles Case Confirmed in Tarrant County

Tarrant County Public Health has confirmed a resident has tested positive for measles after traveling outside of the state.

NBC 5 Sports Goes Inside Cowboys Camp

NBC 5 Sports Goes Inside Cowboys Camp

NBC 5 Sports' Newy Scruggs and Pat Doney preview Cowboys training camp in Oxnard, California.