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Sunday, Jun 17, 2018 at 08:37 AM CDT

Republicans Risking Conservative Backlash Over Immigration

Republicans Risking Conservative Backlash Over Immigration

The push toward immigration votes in the House is intensifying the divide among Republicans on one of the party's most animating issues and fueling concerns that a voter backlash could cost the GOP control of...

Saturday, Jun 16, 2018 at 04:29 PM CDT

Behind the Cameras: The Fall of Dallas County Schools

Behind the Cameras: The Fall of Dallas County Schools

In this one hour special, learn how money that was supposed to keep children safe wound up in the pockets of a public official and cost hundreds of people their jobs.

Saturday, Jun 16, 2018 at 01:34 AM CDT

Trump Searches for Credit on North Korea Nuclear Deal

Trump Searches for Credit on North Korea Nuclear Deal

President Donald Trump credits his accord with North Korea's Kim Jong Un with saving tens of millions of people from nuclear war. Now he just has to get everyone else on board. Frustrated with lukewarm backing...

Saturday, Jun 16, 2018 at 12:35 AM CDT

Fact Check: Trump Falsely Claims Exoneration From Report

Fact Check: Trump Falsely Claims Exoneration From Report

President Donald Trump came out swinging Friday, lodging a remarkable series of claims and accusations about a new watchdog report about the Justice Department's investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 11:26 PM CDT

Both Trump, Critics Find Things to Like in Watchdog Report

Both Trump, Critics Find Things to Like in Watchdog Report

A Justice Department watchdog report has turned into Washington's latest Rorschach test, with President Donald Trump and his critics each cherry picking what they want to see from its findings to either...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 10:20 PM CDT

White House: Trump Supports GOP Leaders' Immigration Bill

White House: Trump Supports GOP Leaders' Immigration Bill

President Donald Trump ignited eleventh-hour confusion Friday over Republican efforts to push immigration legislation through the House, saying he wouldn't sign a "moderate" package. The White House later walked...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 05:52 PM CDT

Trump Distances Self From Cohen as Raided Docs Are Analyzed

Trump Distances Self From Cohen as Raided Docs Are Analyzed

President Donald Trump is distancing himself from Michael Cohen amid an FBI investigation into his longtime personal lawyer's business dealings. "I've always liked Michael. I haven't spoken to Michael in a long...

Saturday, Jun 16, 2018 at 11:19 PM CDT

Henry Unseats Incumbent for Place on DISD Board of Trustees

Henry Unseats Incumbent for Place on DISD Board of Trustees

Dallas voters chose the school board candidate in favor of a property tax increase, a Duncanville City Council race was decided by just one vote and the election for a place on the Grapevine-Colleyville ISD...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 10:31 PM CDT

Top WH Legislative Aide Marc Short to Exit This Summer

Top WH Legislative Aide Marc Short to Exit This Summer

White House director of legislative affairs Marc Short has told staff that he'll be leaving the position this summer. Two White House officials said Short disclosed his plans Friday. He did not offer an...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 05:28 PM CDT

Gov. Greg Abbott: "Job No. 1 Is to Reduce Property Taxes"

Gov. Greg Abbott: "Job No. 1 Is to Reduce Property Taxes"

Political reporters Julie Fine, and Gromer Jeffers, from the Dallas Morning News, spoke with Governor Greg Abbott about a variety of issues.

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