Gov. Abbott's order, issued Wednesday, prohibits anyone from providing ground transportation to migrants detained by U.S. Customs and Border Protection for illegally crossing the border.
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Department Of Justice Sues Texas And Gov. Greg Abbott Over Executive Order Restricting Travel Of Undocumented MigrantsGov. Abbott's order, issued Wednesday, prohibits anyone from providing ground transportation to migrants detained by U.S. Customs and Border Protection for illegally crossing the border.
Some Texas Lawmakers Testify Before Congress On Proposed State Elections BillSpeaking to Congress on Thursday, Texas Democratic lawmakers expressed their concerns over the Republicans' controversial elections bill.
Party Leaders On How Jake Ellzey Upset Susan Wright In Texas Congressional RaceRepublican and Democratic leaders talked about why they thought Jake Ellzey defeated Susan Wright for Texas' 6th Congressional seat.
Texas House Members Urge Gov. Abbott To Reverse Ban On Mask Mandates In Public SchoolsTexas lawmakers are urging Gov. Greg Abbott to reconsider his executive order that bans mask requirements in public schools, saying they want schools to have more say on masks.
Susan Wright, Jake Ellzey Campaign During Final Push In Runoff For North Texas Congressional SeatThe winner of Tuesday's election will complete the term of the late Republican congressman Ron Wright, Susan's husband.
Texas Republicans File House Bill Calling For Audit Of 2020 Election Amid Debate Over Election Integrity BillTexas Republicans have denied Democrats' accusations that their elections integrity bills are in response to former President Donald Trump losing the 2020 election.
Gov. Abbott Says No Mask Mandates In Texas Schools As Districts Announce Plans On COVID-19 SafetyAhead of the first day of school, districts are starting to release information on how they plan to contain the spread of COVID-19.
Texas Democrats Plan To Keep Public Engaged In Fight Against Republican Election Integrity BillsAfter a week of high-profile news conferences, Texas Democrats said they enter their second week out of state with a continued dual-track fight.
Texas Gov. Abbott Responds To Democrats Leaving Special Session In LimboGov. Greg Abbott accused Texas Democrats of having blood on their hands for failing to pass bail reform as they left the state over the Republicans' elections bill.
Texans Eager As 1st Round Of Child Tax Credits Arrive TodayTexans Eager As 1st Round Of Child Tax Credits Arrive Today
Caught In The Middle: Bipartisan Casualties Of Stalled Texas Special SessionTexas Republicans have been pressing that the Democrats' absence is not only preventing a vote on the elections bill, but also on other measures such as funds for retired teachers.
Blame Game Continues As Texas Special Session Remains At A StandstillTexas Republicans and Democrats spent another day blaming each other for a special session where nothing will get done.
7th Day Of Texas Legislative Special Session Gets Underway In Austin7th Day Of Texas Legislative Special Session Gets Underway In Austin
Texas State Senate Passes Version Of House Bill 3Texas State Senate Passes Version Of House Bill 3
Texas Democrats Defend Decision To Leave State Amid Possibly Elections OverhaulTwo Democratic lawmakers from North Texas who left for Washington, D.C., spoke to CBS 11 News about their decision to leave.
Standstill At Texas Capitol As Democrats Leave During Special SessionStandstill At Texas Capitol As Democrats Leave During Special Session
Answering Questions Surrounding Standstill During Texas Special SessionThe Texas House of Representatives is at a standstill in the midst of a special session. It is unable to hold any meetings or take votes while dozens of Democratic representatives are absent.
Texas Democrats Hold Out On Capitol Hill As Threats Of Arrest LoomTexas Democrats Hold Out On Capitol Hill As Threats Of Arrest Loom
Texas Democrats Arrive In DC As They Look To Stop GOP Elections OverhaulTexas Democrats arrived in Washington, D.C. as they look to stop a controversial elections bill proposed by state Republicans.
Texas Democrats Head To Washington DC As They Try To Stop GOP Voting BillTexas Democrats left the state and head to Washington, D.C. as they try to stop the GOP's elections overhaul.
Texas Democrats Leave State To Stop GOP From Passing New Voting BillDemocrats in the Texas Legislature have left the state in a second revolt against a GOP overhaul of election laws, according to the Texas Democratic Caucus.
Texas Democrats Propose Own Elections Bill In Response To GOP'sDemocrats in the Texas Senate proposed their own elections bill on Friday. It comes in response to the elections integrity bills files by Republicans in the Senate and House.
Day 1 Of Texas Special Session Wrap UpElection reform was the topic of the day.
Election Reform Top Priority During Special Session In AustinAndrea Lucia breaks down the bills.