Texas Lawmaker Starts Crowd Funding Campaign for School Lunches
A state lawmaker is looking for donations to pay off debt Texas students rack up in school …
Conference committee approves convention of states-related measure
Editor's note: This story has been updated with comments from Rep. Phil King and Sen. Bryan Hughes.
Texas lawmakers pass bill making attacks on police, judges a hate crime
Legislation that would make attacking police officers and judges a hate crime cleared the Texas …
Texas House Approves Bathroom Restrictions for Public Schools
The State House passed Texas' version of a so-called "bathroom bill" that targets public schools as…
Even under Trump, state budget writers deliver big on border security funding
It's apparently going to take a little bit longer to make America great again. At least on the …
Senate passes "second chances" bill for nonviolent offenders
Legislation that would allow some first-time, low-level offenders to seal their criminal …
The Texas Republican helping to calm the waters in Washington
WASHINGTON - The partisan rancor on the U.S. House floor earlier this month had never been higher.
Plan to overhaul Texas Rainy Day Fund and boost returns losing steam
A proposal to dramatically reshape the state's Rainy Day Fund, the state's savings account for …
Bill to ban texting while driving clears Senate
Legislation that would create a statewide texting while driving ban overcame a last-ditch attempt …
Author of effort to peel back Top 10 Percent Rule says his bill is dead
Texas' Top 10 Percent Rule for college admissions appears poised to survive another legislative …
Former Midland Mayor to Make Senate Run
The former mayor of Midland is eyeing the Texas Senate.
Firefighter dies while fighting massive blaze at San Antonio strip mall
One firefighter died in a massive strip mall fire on the northwest side of San Antonio Thursday …