In a Texas Tribune Festival interview, the former member of Congress discussed the fight for voting rights, his takeaways from his last two runs for office and speculation about his becoming a candidate for governor.
The Texas House has the votes to pass legislation that would restrict transgender student athlete participation in school sports, House Speaker Dade Phelan said in an interview at The Texas Tribune Festival on Friday.
Some foods just go together, like peanut butter and jelly, but pickles and salsa is probably not a combination people think of. Even though it may not be common, it’s something a Waco couple has built a business on.
While most kids spend their time at school or on the playground, for much of Calvin's life he's been undergoing treatment at Covenant Children's. His family is celebrating tonight after a nearly four year long journey.
Law enforcement on Tuesday evening alerted members of the Texas Legislature about “a credible threat” to their safety, citing that the concern was targeted at members who voted for the new six-week abortion ban passed by lawmakers earlier this year.
By URIEL J. GARCÍA AND JOLIE MCCULLOUGH (Texas Tribune)
As immigration agents continue to fly more of the thousands of migrants camped in this border city to other processing centers or back to their home countries, state troopers have created a miles-long “steel wall” of patrol vehicles to discourage more people from crossing the Rio Grande into an encampment under the Del Rio international bridge.
Governor Greg Abbott announced Monday that Knauf Insulation, Inc. will establish their new fiberglass insulation manufacturing and distribution facility in McGregor, Texas, bringing more than 151 new jobs to the area.
To require masks or not--that’s the question school districts across the country are facing. Some, like here in Texas, face legal consequences for their choice. However, the federal government is offering help.