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Sunday, Aug 12, 2018

Against All Odds: Democrats Pour Money Into Longshot Races

Against All Odds: Democrats Pour Money Into Longshot Races

Donors pouring money into the November midterm elections are putting cash into races in places they never have before to help Democrats.

Monday, Aug 6, 2018

Dallas Senator in Moscow to Tell Russia to Stop Meddling

Dallas Senator in Moscow to Tell Russia to Stop Meddling

Texas Sen. Don Huffines (R-Dallas) is in Moscow at a roundtable discussion hosted by U.S. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) and Cato Institute CEO Peter Goettler. A spokesperson said, "Huffines regularly hears...

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018

Abbott Maintains Huge Cash Edge in Re-Election Bid

Abbott Maintains Huge Cash Edge in Re-Election Bid

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's re-election campaign has an enormous financial advantage over Democratic challenger Lupe Valdez with less than four months until Election Day.

Saturday, Jul 14, 2018

Sen. Cruz Sees 'Very Bad' News in Bid to Fend Off O'Rourke

Sen. Cruz Sees 'Very Bad' News in Bid to Fend Off O'Rourke

With Democrats pouring money into the Texas Senate race faster than his own donors, Sen. Ted Cruz issued a plea Friday that called the news "very bad" for his re-election bid.

Thursday, Jul 12, 2018

O'Rourke Raises $10.4M, Keeping Flush His Bid to Upset Cruz

O'Rourke Raises $10.4M, Keeping Flush His Bid to Upset Cruz

Democratic U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke says he raised more than $10.4 million over the past three months, putting him on track to again outpace U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, whom he's trying to upset in November.

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) Raises $4M in 2nd Quarter: Report

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) Raises $4M in 2nd Quarter: Report

Republican Texas Sen. Ted Cruz will report raising more than $4 million in the the last three months, according to a Washington Examiner report on Tuesday.

Wednesday, Jun 20, 2018

Lawmakers Work Late into the Evening on Immigration Bills

Lawmakers Work Late into the Evening on Immigration Bills

Lawmakers on the Rules Committee in the U.S. House of Representatives spent Wednesday evening working on two immigration bills set to go to the house floor Thursday.

Friday, Jun 8, 2018

US Mayors Push to Curb Gun Violence, Help Immigrants

US Mayors Push to Curb Gun Violence, Help Immigrants

A bipartisan coalition of U.S. mayors called Friday for policies to curb gun violence and pledged to support immigrant communities

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018

Houston, Other Cities, to Work to Curb Renewable Energy Cost

Houston, Other Cities, to Work to Curb Renewable Energy Cost

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh said the first cities to join the initiative include Chicago, Los Angeles and Houston.

Thursday, Mar 15, 2018

Possible Russian Trolls Try to Register for Dem Convention

Possible Russian Trolls Try to Register for Dem Convention

NBC News has found that possible Russian trolls tried to register for a Texas Democratic Party convention.

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