Gov. Greg Abbott said late Sunday that Texas officials are investigating a "senseless attack" in Garland that left two gunmen dead outside a contest featuring cartoons of the... 20 hours ago | The Texas Tribune
Gov. Greg Abbott on Monday defended his decision to have the Texas State Guard monitor a military training exercise that has riled conspiracy theorists, denying he has lent... 7 hours ago | The Texas Tribune
Responding to claims that he improperly registered witnesses at a committee hearing, state Rep. Jonathan Stickland released a statement Monday standing by his actions. During a... 7 hours ago | The Texas Tribune
In the latest bit of infighting among the governing board of the UT System, the Board of Regents on Monday asked the state attorney general to ignore one of its member's request... 3 hours ago | The Texas Tribune
The so-called “Denton fracking bill” is headed to Gov. Greg Abbott’s desk.  The Senate on Monday approved House Bill 40, which would pre-empt local efforts to regulate a wide... 5 hours ago | The Texas Tribune
For some gay rights advocates, a bill in the Texas Legislature that would allow clergy to refuse to marry same-sex couples would be acceptable if it just included four more words... 7 hours ago | The Texas Tribune
The Texas House voted overwhelmingly Monday to end the controversial practice of double dipping by longtime politicians — simultaneously drawing both pensions and paychecks from... 1 hour ago | The Texas Tribune
Only four weeks remain in the state’s regular legislative session, but there is just one week left before the real deadlines start. Most of the legislation now on the assembly... 14 hours ago | The Texas Tribune
More than a week after a judge who once worked for Rick Perry was tapped to hear an appeal in the former governor's indictment, it's still unclear whether he'll see the case... 14 hours ago | The Texas Tribune
The Big Conversation Texas officials continue to investigate an incident Sunday night in Garland where two men shot a security guard outside a contest featuring cartoons of the... 14 hours ago | The Texas Tribune