Texas Lawmakers: Answer To Mass Shooting Threat Is More Armed School PersonnelNearly a year after a mass shooting at a Texas high school that killed 10, lawmakers are close to passing new measures that they say would harden campuses by adding more armed school personnel.
The Push In Texas To Decriminalize Marijuana Falters Despite GOP SupportA revised measure in the Texas Legislature would reduce penalties for those with an ounce or less of marijuana to a Class C misdemeanor — eliminating arrests, but still making possession a crime.
Texas Governor Abbott Has Been Filling Courts With GOP Judges Voters RejectedGovernor Greg Abbott has quietly been stocking Texas courts with Republican judges freshly rejected by voters.
School Safety A Top Issue As Texas Governor Gives State Of The State AddressTuesday morning Texas Governor Greg Abbott gave his State of the State address to the Texas Legislature.
Cruz-O'Rourke Hogs The Attention, But Texas Ballot Is LoadedWhile all eyes in Texas are on the unexpectedly close U.S. Senate race, further down the ballot Tuesday are races that could determine control of Congress.
Highlights From First, Only Texas Governor's DebateGov. Greg Abbott is heavily favored to win a second term against Lupe Valdez, the former Dallas County Sheriff who is the daughter of migrant farmworkers and would become Texas' first Hispanic, openly gay governor if elected.
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.