Texas Governor Meets With Santa Fe Shooting SurvivorsStudents and parents from Santa Fe, Texas spoke from their hearts about campus security.
Gov. Abbott Wants Mental Health Program To ID Potentially Violent Students Across StateIn the hours after the Santa Fe High School shooting, Gov. Greg Abbott touted the potential of a little-known mental health screening program in West Texas that identifies potentially violent students.
Head Of Texas Health Agency Resigns After Bungled ContractsOfficials discovered last month that staff members incorrectly scored five managed care contracts worth an estimated $600 million.
Emergency Special Election Will Replace Texas' FarentholdRepublican U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold recently resigned following sexual harassment allegations.
Gov. Abbott Back In Texas After 9-Day Trade Mission To IndiaGov. Greg Abbott is back home after a nine-day trip to India that was aimed at bringing more jobs and businesses to Texas.
Harvey Recovery Czar Faces Limits To 'Future-Proofing' TexasThe man tasked with overseeing Texas' Hurricane Harvey rebuilding efforts sees his job as "future-proofing" before the next disaster, but he isn't empowered on his own to reshape flood-prone Houston or the state's vulnerable coastline, which has been walloped by three major hurricanes since 2006.
Texas Expects EPA To 'Get On Top Of' Toxic Water RiskTexas Gov. Greg Abbott said Sunday he expects the Environmental Protection Agency "to get on top" of the threat of possible water contamination.
Harvey Tests Political Opposites In Texas' Abbott, TurnerHarvey's devastation is testing Houston Democratic Mayor Sylvester Turner and Republican Gov. Greg Abbott -- two leaders whose personal styles are as divergent as their politics.
Pentagon: Military Response In Texas Could Soon ExpandThe military's role in Harvey rescue and recovery efforts has been limited by weather and flooding but could soon expand by tenfold or more, a senior National Guard officer said Tuesday.
Syrian Family Starts New Life In Texas Amid Refugee Tension
Harris County, 14 Other Texas Counties Declared Disasters From October StormsThe declaration clears the way for more government assistance to help recover from the late October storms.
Texas Governor Suggests Muslim Teen Shouldn't Have Been Arrested Over ClockTexas Gov. Greg Abbott says police may have erred in arresting a 14-year-old Muslim whose homemade electronic clock led to his detention and suspension from school.