Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott is scheduled to address an anti-abortion rally on the steps on the Texas Capitol.
The Texas affiliate of the National Education Association and other advocacy groups are staging a rally and march to issue failing grades to U.S. Sens. John Cornyn and Ted Cruz on key social and educational issues.
upporters of a 17-year-old developmentally disabled student who received threatening messages at her North Texas high school have rallied around her with the color green.
Several hundred gun-rights advocates have converged on the Alamo with rifles and shotguns in a rally that shatters a taboo on public demonstrations on the hallowed ground.
J.C. Penney Co. said Wednesday that bondholders who claimed that the department store chain was in violation of a bond agreement have withdrawn their notice of default.
About 2,000 teachers, students, parents and school administrators rallied at the state Capitol on Saturday, demanding that the Legislature reverse $5.4 billion in cuts to public education amid new data that Texas now spends less per-pupil than almost anywhere else in America.
Dozens of people rallied outside the Boy Scouts of America headquarters in suburban Dallas as the group’s board put off a decision on whether to lift a ban on gay members and leaders.
Gov. Rick Perry told a crowd of more than 3,000 people Saturday at rally decrying the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing abortion that he wants to restrict the procedure as much as possible in Texas.
The city’s animal shelter and adoption center, BARC, is attending the 34th Annual Reliant Park World Series of Dog Shows, held July 20-24, 2011, at Reliant Center.