Articles Tagged 'Texas'
Texas Republicans fear Trump could lose the state in 2020
Top Republicans in Texas are sounding the alarm about 2020, warning President Trump could lose the usually reliably red state unless he devotes resources and…
Beto O’Rourke mocked after offering few answers in wide-ranging policy interview
Former Texas Senate candidate Beto O’Rourke faced across-the-board criticism on Tuesday after an unflattering interview in The Washington Post portrayed him as equivocal and unsure…
O’Rourke talks border during Instagram video at dentist
Former Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-Texas) recorded his trip to the dentist on Thursday to showcase his hygienist’s experiences growing up near the southern border.
Texas Democrat Congresswoman stands by remarks suggesting Jazmine Barnes’ killing may have been ‘hate crime’
A Texas Democratic Congresswoman is defending her earlier comments suggesting the drive-by shooting of 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes may have been a hate crime, even though…
Dan Crenshaw rebukes Democrat for ‘cowardly’ speech calling Trump supporters alcohol-addicted, drug abusers
Rep. Dan Crenshaw, R-Texas, issued a stern admonishment Sunday of a House Democrat who recently compared President Trump to Adolf Hitler and described his supporters…
Texas county swears in 17 black female judges after historic midterm election
Harris County, Texas, made history on Tuesday by swearing in 17 black female judges following a massive sweep in the November midterm elections.
Texas AG ‘eager’ to defend court’s Obamacare ruling after judge issues stay
Ken Paxton, Texas’ Republican attorney general considered the architect of the lawsuit to defeat Obamacare, said on Sunday that his office is “eager to defend”…
Judge who declared Obamacare unconstitutional said ruling should be stayed pending appeals
A federal judge on Sunday said his decision that Obamacare is unconstitutional should be put on ice pending an appeal to higher courts.
New Hampshire Democrats invite rising star Beto O’Rourke to the crucial presidential primary state
Rep. Beto O’Rourke, who became a hero within the Democratic Party while losing a surprisingly tight race against Texas GOP Sen. Ted Cruz, has already…
Poll shows Cruz up 5 points on O’Rourke in Texas
Sen. Ted Cruz
(R-Texas) holds a 5-point lead over Rep. Beto O’Rourke
(D-Texas) in one of the more closely watched Senate races in this year’s…