Texas Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee arrested for civil disobedience over voting rights bill

Texas Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee arrested for civil disobedience over voting rights bill It was…

Texas House Democrats trying to block the GOP voting bill are pinning their hopes on Congress. So far Congress is unmoved.

Texas House Democrats trying to block the GOP voting bill are pinning their hopes on Congress.…

Sen. Joe Manchin, key Democratic holdout on federal voting protections, coming to Texas for fundraiser hosted by several GOP donors

Sen. Joe Manchin, key Democratic holdout on federal voting protections, coming to Texas for fundraiser hosted…

Texas Sens. John Cornyn and Ted Cruz join fellow Republicans to block Democrats' federal elections overhaul

Texas Sens. John Cornyn and Ted Cruz join fellow Republicans to block Democrats’ federal elections overhaul …

As Texas Republicans line up for 2022 primaries, Democrats are waiting on Beto O'Rourke and redistricting

As Texas Republicans line up for 2022 primaries, Democrats are waiting on Beto O’Rourke and redistricting …

Bipartisan group of Texans in the U.S. House support ending president’s authority to use military force in Iraq

Bipartisan group of Texans in the U.S. House support ending president’s authority to use military force…

U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul joins call to move 2022 Olympics from China over persecution of Uyghurs

U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul joins call to move 2022 Olympics from China over persecution of Uyghurs …

Texas officials speak at Qanon-affiliated event where Trump adviser Michael Flynn encouraged military coup on U.S. government

Texas officials speak at Qanon-affiliated event where Trump adviser Michael Flynn encouraged military coup on U.S.…

U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz, John Cornyn vote against commission to investigate January insurrection

U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz, John Cornyn vote against commission to investigate January insurrection Pro-Trump rioters…

Most U.S. House Republicans from Texas vote against forming a commission to investigate Jan. 6 insurrection

Most U.S. House Republicans from Texas vote against forming a commission to investigate Jan. 6 insurrection …

U.S. Rep. Chip Roy loses bid to replace Liz Cheney as third-ranking House Republican

U.S. Rep. Chip Roy loses bid to replace Liz Cheney as third-ranking House Republican U.S.…

Donald Trump denounces Chip Roy's bid for U.S. House Republican leadership post: "He has not done a great job"

Donald Trump denounces Chip Roy’s bid for U.S. House Republican leadership post: “He has not done…

Lina Hidalgo wins national award from prominent Democratic fundraising group

Lina Hidalgo wins national award from prominent Democratic fundraising group Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo…

Freshman GOP Texas congressman made a personal pitch to Joe Biden: Let me help with criminal justice reform

Freshman GOP Texas congressman made a personal pitch to Joe Biden: Let me help with criminal…

Bipartisan group of Texas lawmakers announces legislation to ease crowding at border facilities

Bipartisan group of Texas lawmakers announces legislation to ease crowding at border facilities Asylum-seeking migrant…

Republican U.S. Rep. Kevin Brady will retire from Congress at the end of his term

Republican U.S. Rep. Kevin Brady will retire from Congress at the end of his term …

MLB took its All-Star game out of Georgia to protest voting laws. Now Ted Cruz wants to strip it of its anti-trust immunity.

MLB took its All-Star game out of Georgia to protest voting laws. Now Ted Cruz wants…

John Cornyn and Eddie Bernice Johnson jointly file legislation to help weatherize Texas’ electrical grid

John Cornyn and Eddie Bernice Johnson jointly file legislation to help weatherize Texas’ electrical grid …

After saying he has “no plans” to run for governor, Beto O’Rourke quick to clarify he might

After saying he has “no plans” to run for governor, Beto O’Rourke quick to clarify he…

Pork may return to the menu in Congress. Will Texas partake?

Pork may return to the menu in Congress. Will Texas partake? Members of the House…

Ted Cruz has rejected most of Biden's cabinet picks so far. John Cornyn has taken a different approach

Ted Cruz has rejected most of Biden’s cabinet picks so far. John Cornyn has taken a…

U.S. Rep. Filemon Vela, whose seat is targeted by Republicans in 2022, says he will not seek reelection

U.S. Rep. Filemon Vela, whose seat is targeted by Republicans in 2022, says he will not…

U.S. Rep Chip Roy rebuked after using hearing on violence against Asian Americans to attack China over coronavirus

U.S. Rep Chip Roy rebuked after using hearing on violence against Asian Americans to attack China…

Three Texas Republicans vote against awarding Congressional Gold Medals to police who protected Capitol during insurrection

Three Texas Republicans vote against awarding Congressional Gold Medals to police who protected Capitol during insurrection …

U.S. House passes COVID-19 relief bill that would give millions of Texans $1,400 checks

U.S. House passes COVID-19 relief bill that would give millions of Texans ,400 checks The…

U.S. House passes $1.9 trillion coronavirus aid package, but minimum wage hike isn’t likely to survive

U.S. House passes .9 trillion coronavirus aid package, but minimum wage hike isn’t likely to survive …

President Joe Biden to visit Houston on Friday after winter storm

President Joe Biden to visit Houston on Friday after winter storm President Joe Biden and…

Ted Cruz cites “wanting to be a good dad” for traveling to Cancún during Texas power outages

Ted Cruz cites “wanting to be a good dad” for traveling to Cancún during Texas power…

Cornyn, Cruz join GOP colleagues in successful acquittal of Trump

Cornyn, Cruz join GOP colleagues in successful acquittal of Trump The U.S. Capitol Building on…

Texans factor heavily in Democrats' impeachment case against Donald Trump

Texans factor heavily in Democrats’ impeachment case against Donald Trump There were Texans among the…

U.S. Rep. Ron Wright dies weeks after testing positive for coronavirus

U.S. Rep. Ron Wright dies weeks after testing positive for coronavirus U.S. Rep. Ron Wright,…

Texans in Congress vote along party lines as U.S. House punishes Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene for incendiary, racist statements

Texans in Congress vote along party lines as U.S. House punishes Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene for…

Defense spending bill named after Texas congressman passes in U.S. House despite Trump's veto threat

Defense spending bill named after Texas congressman passes in U.S. House despite Trump’s veto threat …

Joaquin Castro loses bid to lead U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee

Joaquin Castro loses bid to lead U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro’s…

U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess loses bid for GOP leadership position on key committee

U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess loses bid for GOP leadership position on key committee U.S. Rep.…

U.S. Reps. Michael Burgess and Joaquin Castro seek House leadership roles

U.S. Reps. Michael Burgess and Joaquin Castro seek House leadership roles U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess,…

After AG Bill Barr says no evidence of widespread fraud in 2020 election, 9 Texas Republicans decry "shocking lack of action" on allegations

After AG Bill Barr says no evidence of widespread fraud in 2020 election, 9 Texas Republicans…

U.S. Rep. Kay Granger says it’s time for Donald Trump to “move on” as most Texas Republicans remain silent

U.S. Rep. Kay Granger says it’s time for Donald Trump to “move on” as most Texas…

Chip Roy and Wendy Davis go down to the wire in a tight TX-21 race that has Texas’ full attention

Chip Roy and Wendy Davis go down to the wire in a tight TX-21 race that…

Eva Longoria is famous for her acting, but she’s increasingly recognized as a political player in Texas and beyond

Eva Longoria is famous for her acting, but she’s increasingly recognized as a political player in…

U.S. Senate confirms Amy Coney Barrett's nomination to Supreme Court, with Texans Cornyn and Cruz in favor

U.S. Senate confirms Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination to Supreme Court, with Texans Cornyn and Cruz in…

Donald Trump and Joe Biden sparred over Texas’ energy industry and global warming during final presidential debate

Donald Trump and Joe Biden sparred over Texas’ energy industry and global warming during final presidential…

How down-ballot candidates could help Democrats flip Texas

How down-ballot candidates could help Democrats flip Texas The battle for the state’s 38 electoral…

U.S. Rep. Chip Roy, Attorney General Ken Paxton’s former top aide, calls for Paxton's resignation

U.S. Rep. Chip Roy, Attorney General Ken Paxton’s former top aide, calls for Paxton’s resignation …

Doctors and White House send mixed signals on President Trump's health

Doctors and White House send mixed signals on President Trump’s health President Donald Trump waves…

Four Texas Republicans vote against U.S. House resolution condemning QAnon

Four Texas Republicans vote against U.S. House resolution condemning QAnon The U.S. Capitol in Washington,…

Texas Republicans avoid criticizing Donald Trump for his electoral integrity comments

Texas Republicans avoid criticizing Donald Trump for his electoral integrity comments U.S. President Donald Trump…

Ted Cruz blocks a U.S. Senate resolution to honor Ruth Bader Ginsburg, citing a “partisan” amendment

Ted Cruz blocks a U.S. Senate resolution to honor Ruth Bader Ginsburg, citing a “partisan” amendment …

From abortion access to immigration, the battle over the open Supreme Court seat will affect Texas for a generation

From abortion access to immigration, the battle over the open Supreme Court seat will affect Texas…

Ted Cruz and John Cornyn indicate support for confirming a new Supreme Court justice before the election

Ted Cruz and John Cornyn indicate support for confirming a new Supreme Court justice before the…

Ted Cruz dismisses concerns over Attorney General Bill Barr and the federal coronavirus response as politically motivated

Ted Cruz dismisses concerns over Attorney General Bill Barr and the federal coronavirus response as politically…

Republican U.S. House campaign arm cancels $2 million in Houston-area advertising

Republican U.S. House campaign arm cancels million in Houston-area advertising The U.S. Capitol Building in…

U.S. Rep. Ron Wright, of Arlington, hospitalized due to complications from cancer treatment

U.S. Rep. Ron Wright, of Arlington, hospitalized due to complications from cancer treatment U.S. Rep.…

U.S. House votes to reverse USPS changes that slowed mail delivery

U.S. House votes to reverse USPS changes that slowed mail delivery A U.S. Postal Service…

Former USPS leader from Texas says Postmaster General Louis DeJoy is “destroying the confidence” of the postal service

Former USPS leader from Texas says Postmaster General Louis DeJoy is “destroying the confidence” of the…

In a rare move, Texas Republicans tell President Trump "no" after he calls for delaying the election — something he's not legally allowed to do

In a rare move, Texas Republicans tell President Trump “no” after he calls for delaying the…

Colleagues feared U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert would catch COVID-19. Sure enough, he did.

Colleagues feared U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert would catch COVID-19. Sure enough, he did. U.S. Rep.…

For the first time in years, Texas Democrats running for the U.S. House have more campaign cash than Republicans

For the first time in years, Texas Democrats running for the U.S. House have more campaign…

Former White House physician Ronny Jackson and former U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions win Texas congressional runoffs

Former White House physician Ronny Jackson and former U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions win Texas congressional runoffs …

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signals support as Austin weighs fines for people not wearing face masks

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signals support as Austin weighs fines for people not wearing face masks …

Pete Sessions lost his U.S. House seat in Dallas. Can he win a new one 100 miles south?

Pete Sessions lost his U.S. House seat in Dallas. Can he win a new one 100…

Texas Democrats' congressional campaign received a PPP loan in May

Texas Democrats’ congressional campaign received a PPP loan in May Dr. Christine Eady Mann outside…

Nearly 6,300 Texas companies received PPP loans of more than $1 million

Nearly 6,300 Texas companies received PPP loans of more than million Many Texas businesses, including…

Nearly 6,300 Texas companies received PPP loans of more than $1 million

Nearly 6,300 Texas companies received PPP loans of more than million The Parlour Salon in…

Three Texans in Congress exposed to COVID-19 while at detention center

Three Texans in Congress exposed to COVID-19 while at detention center Dilley, TX August 23,…

Lawmakers from both parties urge Trump administration to keep funding seven coronavirus testing sites

Lawmakers from both parties urge Trump administration to keep funding seven coronavirus testing sites At…

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn faces outcry from Democrats after questioning idea of systemic racism

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn faces outcry from Democrats after questioning idea of systemic racism U.S.…

U.S. Rep. Sylvia Garcia moves to self-quarantine after exposure to coronavirus

U.S. Rep. Sylvia Garcia moves to self-quarantine after exposure to coronavirus U.S. Rep. Sylvia Garcia,…

Reversing course, U.S. Sen. John Cornyn signals openness to removing Confederate names from military bases

Reversing course, U.S. Sen. John Cornyn signals openness to removing Confederate names from military bases …

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn resistant to renaming Fort Hood, military base named after a Confederate general

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn resistant to renaming Fort Hood, military base named after a Confederate general …

Texans in Congress divided over President Donald Trump's protest response

Texans in Congress divided over President Donald Trump’s protest response A view of the U.S.…

Long a GOP voice on health care, U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess seeks a higher post

Long a GOP voice on health care, U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess seeks a higher post …

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz calls George Floyd case "clearly police brutality"

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz calls George Floyd case “clearly police brutality” Chris Hayes interviews U.S.…

House approves bill spearheaded by U.S. Rep. Chip Roy to ease of restrictions on small-business loan program

House approves bill spearheaded by U.S. Rep. Chip Roy to ease of restrictions on small-business loan…

Some Texans in Congress vote through proxies for the first time in American history

Some Texans in Congress vote through proxies for the first time in American history On…

"All of the party was over": How the last oil bust changed Texas

“All of the party was over”: How the last oil bust changed Texas Office buildings…

"We need herd immunity": Texas Congressman Chip Roy says Americans can't wait for a vaccine to return to normalcy

“We need herd immunity”: Texas Congressman Chip Roy says Americans can’t wait for a vaccine to…

U.S. Rep. Vicente Gonzalez suffers broken back, ordered to bed rest at least four weeks

U.S. Rep. Vicente Gonzalez suffers broken back, ordered to bed rest at least four weeks …

A prominent Texas man's network of hotels got millions in taxpayer loans, irking smaller businesses and some lawmakers

A prominent Texas man’s network of hotels got millions in taxpayer loans, irking smaller businesses and…

Congress approves another $484 billion to help people and businesses hit by coronavirus’ economic crisis

Congress approves another 4 billion to help people and businesses hit by coronavirus’ economic crisis …

As Congress rushed coronavirus aid to Texas business owners, some small companies fell through the cracks

As Congress rushed coronavirus aid to Texas business owners, some small companies fell through the cracks …

Texas small-business owners scramble as federal relief fund runs out

The Marc, a nightclub and venue in San Marcos, closed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Eddie…