Perry Headlines Texas Anti-Abortion Rally Attended By ThousandsAn estimated 3,000 people have marched on the state Capitol for an anti-abortion rally to mark the 40th anniversary of the Supreme Court decision legalizing abortion.
Texas Lawmakers: Concealed Guns Bill Needed Following College ShootingThis week's gunfire at a Houston-area college prompted new calls Wednesday for allowing concealed handgun license holders to carry their weapons into Texas college buildings and classrooms as a measure of self-defense.
Senate Hopeful Ted Cruz: Tea Party Intellectual? U.S. Senate hopeful Ted Cruz says he's ready to go to Washington and argue eloquently for free market principles, individual responsibility and policies that benefit entrepreneurship.
Texas Tea Party Feud Pits Cruz Against PatrickLong-simmering tensions between tea party-backed U.S. Senate candidate Ted Cruz and Sen. Dan Patrick, a leading tea party voice in the Texas Legislature, have boiled over during a radio interview.
Texas Primary Turnout Was Low, Runoff May Be Lower Turnout was low for the Texas primary, and a July 31 runoff to decide who wins the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate is likely to see it sink even lower.
ESPN's Craig James Considers GOP Run For Hutchison's Texas Senate SeatCollege football analyst Craig James has been granted time away from ESPN while he considers running for the U.S. Senate in Texas, ESPN said Friday.