Posted on · With the Affordable Care Act still on the books, Republican legislators will have a tougher time achieving their twin goals of cutting taxes and balancing the budget.
Posted on · U.S. beef exports to Mexico have skyrocketed since the North American Free Trade Agreement phased out tariffs. Representatives of the cattle industry warn reopening the treaty would put those gains in jeopardy.
Posted on · The day after the Republican push to repeal the Affordable Care Act failed, Rep. John Culberson held a town hall to answer constituents' questions.
Posted on · Republican congressional leaders shelved their bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, in the face of a revolt on the right. That could encourage potential primary challengers to House members who supported the plan.
Posted on · Gov. Greg Abbott is set to meet with President Donald Trump on Friday at the White House.
Posted on · Budget writers in the Texas Senate have completed their version of the state’s two year budget.
Posted on · Law makers want to raise the age to purchase a product they say is killing Texas youth.
Posted on · Tuesday's Senate Education Committee debate on private school subsidies lasted more than seven hours and saw experts on both sides arguing they knew best how to educate black and Latino Texas students.
Posted on · Legislation aimed at reducing homeowners’ property taxes passes out of the Texas Senate. But some critical of the bill still worry it will reduce what cities and counties use to fund their local police, fire, and emergency services.
Posted on · The Houston-based hotline began operations in February, shortly after President Trump issued his first executive order on immigration policy.
Posted on · The Senate's public education committee will hear testimony on the leading "private school choice bill" for this first time this session, Tuesday at 9 a.m.
Posted on · Passengers on flights coming into the U.S. will be allowed to bring smartphones into the plane's cabin. But all larger electronic devices, like laptops and cameras, must be placed in checked baggage.
Posted on · Mayor Sylvester Turner argues the package is needed to balance the city’s budget and to address a long-term budget crisis. Firefighters say they’re being treated unfairly.
Posted on · More than 1.2 million Texans are signed up for health insurance through the federal marketplace.
Posted on · Texas is on the verge of becoming the tenth state to call for a new U.S. constitutional convention. Some conservatives fear the effort could backfire.