GOP Lawmakers Hold First Baseball Practice Since Last Year's ShootingLast year's baseball practice shooting left four victims wounded — including Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., who recently completed his final surgery in a series of surgeries following the incident.
House Sends $15B Harvey Aid Bill, Debt Hike To Trump To SignThe House voted overwhelmingly on Friday to send a $15.3 billion disaster aid package to President Donald Trump.
Jeb Bush: Give 11 Million Immigrants A Chance To Stay
GOP Effort To Repeal In-State Tuition Law Takes Center StageThe Republican-controlled Legislature began a push Monday to repeal Texas' 14-year-old law that gives the children of some people living in the United States illegally in-state tuition at public universities.
In Louisiana, GOP's Cassidy Vows To Oppose ObamaLouisiana Republican Bill Cassidy's defeat of Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu completes the GOP's takeover of Deep South politics and its national domination.
Bill Clinton Raising Money For Sen. Mary Landrieu U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu is getting fundraising help this weekend from a Democratic Party heavyweight, popular former President Bill Clinton.
Texas Abuzz About Possible Perry-Cruz 2016 Battle The prospect of a two-Texan presidential tilt is dominating political conversation in the state, even outshining a fiercely contested governor's race — and starting to get noticed nationally. Perry's preparations have long been obvious, while Cruz is working to raise his profile beyond just the far-right base and insert himself into the presidential conversation.
Ted Cruz Formally Renounces Canadian CitizenshipCruz was born in Alberta while his parents worked there in the oil business.
Texas GOP Endorses "Reparative Therapy" For GaysThe Texas Republican Party now endorses so-called "reparative therapy" for gays, under a new platform given final approval.
'Duck Dynasty' Star: 'If We Don't Turn To God At A Pretty Rapid Clip, We're Going To Lose The United States Of America'Thousands of Republicans are looking at their rising stars ahead of the 2016 presidential election.
Texas GOP Picks Sitton As Railroad Commissioner Oil engineer Ryan Sitton has overcome a big deficit in the March primary to win a runoff for the Republican nomination for railroad commissioner.
Miller Wins GOP Nod For Agriculture Commissioner Former lawmaker Sid Miller has won the Republican nomination for Texas agriculture commissioner after a runoff boosted by a rare endorsement from Gov. Rick Perry.