Hurricane Aid Measure Grows To $15B As Irma Bears DownThe first installment to help communities in Texas rebuild, and stock reserves for looming damage from Hurricane Irma.
House Rushes To Vote $7.9 Billion For Harvey ReliefPolitics quickly intruded, as Democratic and Republican leaders disagreed on how to pay for the funding.
Celebrities Raising Money For Harvey Relief, And How You Can HelpKevin Hart kicked off his campaign with a $25,000 donation and a post calling on fellow celebrities like Jay-Z, Jerry Seinfeld and Justin Timberlake to follow suit.
Texas Tea Party Stages Anti-Health Care Law RallyTea party activists are to rally at the Texas Capitol to urge Congress to withhold funding for the White House-backed health care law.
Okla. Museum Bill To Be Pulled For Tornado ReliefThe Oklahoma Historical Society is asking state lawmakers to postpone consideration of a museum funding bill so they can concentrate on tornado relief.
Money Running Out For Legal Aid In TexasMargarita Sanchez walked into a San Antonio legal aid office homeless, penniless, unemployed and stabbed by a husband who had thrown her out of their house and frozen their bank accounts.
Planned Parenthood Seeks Order In Health Program Planned Parenthood is asking a Texas judge to order the state to continue funding the organization's preventive health care for poor women.