The swirling force of Texas politics

Sep 6, 2014

Abbott Responds to Davis' Abortion Revelation

Abbott Responds to Davis' Abortion Revelation

Greg Abbott, GOP candidate for Texas governor responds to Wendy Davis' revelation that she had an abortion. She is the Democratic candidate for the same office.

Aug 30, 2014

Cruz Sounds Like He's Running in 2016

Cruz Sounds Like He's Running in 2016

Republican Sen. Ted Cruz speaks to tea party crowd in Dallas, just a day after another possible GOP presidential candidate.. Gov. Rick Perry.

Aug 30, 2014

State Sen. Wendy Davis Packs Food For Guard Troops

State Sen. Wendy Davis Packs Food For Guard Troops

State Sen. Wendy Davis responds to report that National Guard members are asking for food and fuel assistance.

Aug 23, 2014

Mexico Blasts Perry Comments About Islamists

Mexico Blasts Perry Comments About Islamists

Texas Gov. Rick Perry's comments that Islamic terrorists are entering the US from Mexico come under fire.

Aug 17, 2014

Options After Governor Perry's Indictment

Options After Governor Perry's Indictment

A former prosecutor appointed by Governor Perry talks about the Governor's future after indictment. And a lawmaker questions if taxpayers will pick up the bill for Perry's defense.

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.

Top Stories
Fan Who Fell From Stands In Critical Condition

Fan Who Fell From Stands In Critical Condition

A man remains in critical condition after falling 12-15 feet from the stands at AT&T stadium during Saturday's Texas Longhorns-UCLA Bruins football game.

Cowboys Run Over Titans, 26-10

Cowboys Run Over Titans, 26-10

DeMarco Murray led a dominant rushing attack on Sunday as the Cowboys felled the Titans in Nashville, 26-10.

No EV D68 In Texas, But Parents Stay Alert

No EV D68 In Texas, But Parents Stay Alert

A mysterious virus spreading through the Midwest has North Texas parents questioning their child’s symptoms.

Ten Hurt When DART Buses Collide

Ten Hurt When DART Buses Collide

Ten people were taken to the hospital after a DART bus rear ended another DART bus in Dallas.

Historic Fort Worth Church Reopens After Renovation

Historic Fort Worth Church Reopens After Renovation

Broadway Baptist Church in Fort Worth reopened after spending the summer on updating its aging building.

Fan Falls Out of Stands During UT Game at AT&T Stadium

Fan Falls Out of Stands During UT Game at AT&T Stadium

Several spectators witness a fan falling out of the stands during the UT-Longhorns, UCLA Bruins game.