Joe Biden's campaign names first Texas hires for general election

Joe Biden’s campaign names first Texas hires for general election Democratic presidential candidate and former…

Despite promising to step aside after racist Facebook post, Keith Nielsen becomes Harris County GOP chair

Despite promising to step aside after racist Facebook post, Keith Nielsen becomes Harris County GOP chair …

Gov. Greg Abbott will miss Republican National Convention to deal with coronavirus

Gov. Greg Abbott will miss Republican National Convention to deal with coronavirus Lt. Gov. Dan…

Raul Reyes seeking recount in Republican runoff against Tony Gonzales for U.S. Rep. Will Hurd’s seat

Raul Reyes seeking recount in Republican runoff against Tony Gonzales for U.S. Rep. Will Hurd’s seat …

Texas Republicans face tough 2020 election after a rocky 12 months

Texas Republicans face tough 2020 election after a rocky 12 months The Republican Party of…

State Rep. Lorraine Birabil concedes after primary runoff defeat

State Rep. Lorraine Birabil concedes after primary runoff defeat State Rep. Lorraine Birabil, left, and…

Former Florida congressman Allen West unseats James Dickey to become Texas GOP chairman

Former Florida congressman Allen West unseats James Dickey to become Texas GOP chairman Former U.S.…

Texas GOP postpones convention a day due to technical problems

Texas GOP postpones convention a day due to technical problems Republican Party of Texas Chairman…

Gov. Greg Abbott defends mask mandate to "frustrated" delegates at Texas GOP convention

Gov. Greg Abbott defends mask mandate to “frustrated” delegates at Texas GOP convention Governor Greg…

Spurred by Gov. Greg Abbott's coronavirus handling, Democratic strategists launch PAC to defeat him in 2022

Spurred by Gov. Greg Abbott’s coronavirus handling, Democratic strategists launch PAC to defeat him in 2022 …

Texas congressional candidate backed by Donald Trump remains in too-close-to-call runoff with Ted Cruz's pick

Texas congressional candidate backed by Donald Trump remains in too-close-to-call runoff with Ted Cruz’s pick …

Texas congressional candidate backed by Donald Trump remains in too-close-to-call runoff with Ted Cruz's pick

Texas congressional candidate backed by Donald Trump remains in too-close-to-call runoff with Ted Cruz’s pick …

Joe Biden to air first general-election TV ads in Texas as polls show increasingly close race against President Donald Trump

Joe Biden to air first general-election TV ads in Texas as polls show increasingly close race…

Donald Trump makes last-minute pitches for Tony Gonzales, Ronny Jackson in Texas congressional runoffs

Donald Trump makes last-minute pitches for Tony Gonzales, Ronny Jackson in Texas congressional runoffs Former…

Donald Trump makes last-minute pitches for Tony Gonzales, Ronny Jackson in Texas congressional runoffs

Donald Trump makes last-minute pitches for Tony Gonzales, Ronny Jackson in Texas congressional runoffs Former…

GOP officials say Harris County party chair-elect is reneging on commitment to step aside after sharing racist Facebook post

GOP officials say Harris County party chair-elect is reneging on commitment to step aside after sharing…

GOP officials say Harris County party chair-elect is reneging on commitment to step aside after sharing racist Facebook post

GOP officials say Harris County party chair-elect is reneging on commitment to step aside after sharing…

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn's reelection war chest grows to $14.5 million, expanding advantage over Democratic challengers

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn’s reelection war chest grows to .5 million, expanding advantage over Democratic challengers …

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn's reelection war chest grows to $14.5 million, expanding advantage over Democratic challengers

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn’s reelection war chest grows to .5 million, expanding advantage over Democratic challengers …

Donald Trump, Ted Cruz back opposing candidates in competitive GOP runoff to replace U.S. Rep. Will Hurd

Donald Trump, Ted Cruz back opposing candidates in competitive GOP runoff to replace U.S. Rep. Will…

Early frontrunner Kim Olson faces momentum from Candace Valenzuela in bid to flip GOP-held U.S. House seat

Early frontrunner Kim Olson faces momentum from Candace Valenzuela in bid to flip GOP-held U.S. House…

Democrats zero in on health care and electability in final days of race to challenge U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul

Democrats zero in on health care and electability in final days of race to challenge U.S.…

Democrats zero in on health care and electability in final days of race to challenge U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul

Democrats zero in on health care and electability in final days of race to challenge U.S.…

Ector County GOP censures Abbott over executive power amid coronavirus, state Sen. Charles Perry calls for special session

Ector County GOP censures Abbott over executive power amid coronavirus, state Sen. Charles Perry calls for…

Ector County GOP censures Abbott over executive power amid coronavirus, state Sen. Charles Perry calls for special session

Ector County GOP censures Abbott over executive power amid coronavirus, state Sen. Charles Perry calls for…

"Kill 'em." Houston GOP powerbroker Steve Hotze left Greg Abbott a voicemail requesting National Guard "shoot to kill" rioters

“Kill ’em.” Houston GOP powerbroker Steve Hotze left Greg Abbott a voicemail requesting National Guard “shoot…

"Kill 'em." Houston GOP powerbroker Steve Hotze left Greg Abbott a voicemail requesting National Guard "shoot to kill" rioters

“Kill ’em.” Houston GOP powerbroker Steve Hotze left Greg Abbott a voicemail requesting National Guard “shoot…

Donald Trump endorses Tony Gonzales to replace U.S. Rep. Will Hurd

Donald Trump endorses Tony Gonzales to replace U.S. Rep. Will Hurd Tony Gonzales announces in…

Donald Trump endorses Tony Gonzales to replace U.S. Rep. Will Hurd

Donald Trump endorses Tony Gonzales to replace U.S. Rep. Will Hurd Tony Gonzales announces in…

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's statewide mask mandate exempts voting sites and churches

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s statewide mask mandate exempts voting sites and churches A man exits…

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's statewide mask mandate exempts voting sites and churches

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s statewide mask mandate exempts voting sites and churches A man exits…

Gov. Greg Abbott orders Texans in most counties to wear masks in public

Gov. Greg Abbott orders Texans in most counties to wear masks in public Gov. Greg…

Gov. Greg Abbott orders Texans in most counties to wear masks in public

Gov. Greg Abbott orders Texans in most counties to wear masks in public Gov. Greg…

MJ Hegar maintains big fundraising lead over Royce West in U.S. Senate runoff

MJ Hegar maintains big fundraising lead over Royce West in U.S. Senate runoff MJ Hegar…

MJ Hegar raises $1.7 million in second quarter of Democratic U.S. Senate race

MJ Hegar raises .7 million in second quarter of Democratic U.S. Senate race MJ Hegar…

Republican runoff in battleground congressional district turns explosive with focus on sex trafficking in Fort Bend County

Republican runoff in battleground congressional district turns explosive with focus on sex trafficking in Fort Bend…

Bucking party leaders, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz intervenes in Republican runoff for Will Hurd's seat

Bucking party leaders, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz intervenes in Republican runoff for Will Hurd’s seat …

Bucking party leaders, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz intervenes in Republican runoff for Will Hurd's seat

Bucking party leaders, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz intervenes in Republican runoff for Will Hurd’s seat …

MJ Hegar, Royce West spar on party loyalty, ethics in debate

MJ Hegar, Royce West spar on party loyalty, ethics in debate Democratic U.S. Senate candidates…

MJ Hegar, Royce West spar on party loyalty, ethics in debate

MJ Hegar, Royce West spar on party loyalty, ethics in debate Democratic U.S. Senate candidates…

Issues of race, policing dominate final stretch of Democratic runoff to face U.S. Sen. John Cornyn

Issues of race, policing dominate final stretch of Democratic runoff to face U.S. Sen. John Cornyn …

Pence visits Dallas as Texas grapples with coronavirus spike

Pence visits Dallas as Texas grapples with coronavirus spike Vice President Mike Pence spoke during…

Gov. Greg Abbott expresses regret over reopening Texas bars during coronavirus

Gov. Greg Abbott expresses regret over reopening Texas bars during coronavirus Hours after shutting down…

Gov. Greg Abbott expresses regret over reopening Texas bars during coronavirus

Gov. Greg Abbott expresses regret over reopening Texas bars during coronavirus Hours after shutting down…

Pence following through with visit to Dallas church as pandemic rages

Pence following through with visit to Dallas church as pandemic rages Vice President Mike Pence…

Pence following through with Texas visit to Dallas church as pandemic rages

Pence following through with Texas visit to Dallas church as pandemic rages Vice President Mike…

Gov. Greg Abbott orders Texas bars to close again and restaurants to reduce to 50% occupancy as coronavirus spreads

Gov. Greg Abbott orders Texas bars to close again and restaurants to reduce to 50% occupancy…

Gov. Greg Abbott recommends Texans stay home as coronavirus cases surge

Gov. Greg Abbott recommends Texans stay home as coronavirus cases surge Gov. Greg Abbott ordered…

Gov. Greg Abbott recommends Texans stay home as coronavirus cases surge

Gov. Greg Abbott recommends Texans stay home as coronavirus cases surge Gov. Greg Abbott adjusts…

Empower Texans opponents rush to exact revenge over anti-Abbott tirade

Empower Texans opponents rush to exact revenge over anti-Abbott tirade After two Empower Texans staffers…

Empower Texans opponents rush to exact revenge over anti-Abbott tirade

Empower Texans opponents rush to exact revenge over anti-Abbott tirade After two Empower Texans staffers…

Two Empower Texans staff members reprimanded after recording reveals them joking about Gov. Greg Abbott's wheelchair use

Two Empower Texans staff members reprimanded after recording reveals them joking about Gov. Greg Abbott’s wheelchair…

Donald Trump's support, rural roots fuel budding drama in Panhandle congressional runoff

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Donald Trump cautions against “falsely labeling” racists while in Dallas to talk about George Floyd

Donald Trump cautions against “falsely labeling” racists while in Dallas to talk about George Floyd …

Gov. Greg Abbott calls for resignation of Bexar County GOP chair after she floats racist George Floyd conspiracy theory

Gov. Greg Abbott calls for resignation of Bexar County GOP chair after she floats racist George…

With convention plans in flux, Republicans considering Dallas for Trump nomination acceptance speech

With convention plans in flux, Republicans considering Dallas for Trump nomination acceptance speech President Donald…

Almost all Texas business are allowed to open at 50% capacity, Gov. Greg Abbott says

Almost all Texas business are allowed to open at 50% capacity, Gov. Greg Abbott says …

Julián Castro makes his support for Joe Biden official

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Texas Democrats' convention begins online-only Monday, while state GOP officials stick to in-person plans in July

Texas Democrats’ convention begins online-only Monday, while state GOP officials stick to in-person plans in July …

GOP voter registration group shutters amid coronavirus challenges

GOP voter registration group shutters amid coronavirus challenges The Republican Party of Texas office in…

President Donald Trump to visit Dallas as he resumes in-person campaign fundraisers

President Donald Trump to visit Dallas as he resumes in-person campaign fundraisers President Donald Trump…

Texas will extend early voting period this fall, Gov. Greg Abbott says

Texas will extend early voting period this fall, Gov. Greg Abbott says Gov. Greg Abbott…

Joe Biden to address Texas Democratic Party convention June 6

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Influential conservative group endorses Ronny Jackson over Josh Winegarner in runoff for U.S. Rep. Mac Thornberry's seat

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Gov. Greg Abbott says Texas is aiming to start college football on time, with fans in stands

Gov. Greg Abbott says Texas is aiming to start college football on time, with fans in…

After blowback, Texas acknowledges 6% of its reported tests were of antibodies, not active infections

After blowback, Texas acknowledges 6% of its reported tests were of antibodies, not active infections …

Cascade of endorsements animate Texas' Democratic U.S. Senate runoff upended by coronavirus

Cascade of endorsements animate Texas’ Democratic U.S. Senate runoff upended by coronavirus Sen. Royce West…

Race to replace U.S. Rep. John Ratcliffe gathers steam as Republican activists set date to pick his likely successor

Race to replace U.S. Rep. John Ratcliffe gathers steam as Republican activists set date to pick…

As her party railed against attempts to expand mail-in voting, a Texas GOP congressional candidate gave a "green light"

As her party railed against attempts to expand mail-in voting, a Texas GOP congressional candidate gave…

How gun control advocates plan to make Texas a top political priority in 2020

How gun control advocates plan to make Texas a top political priority in 2020 Guns…

Gov. Greg Abbott to allow Texas hair salons and pools to reopen Friday and gyms to open May 18

Gov. Greg Abbott to allow Texas hair salons and pools to reopen Friday and gyms to…

Pete Sessions incurs legal bills — and opponent's criticism — in campaign to return to Congress

Pete Sessions incurs legal bills — and opponent’s criticism — in campaign to return to Congress …

Texas reports record coronavirus deaths the day before stores open. But Gov. Greg Abbott sees hope in other metrics.

Texas reports record coronavirus deaths the day before stores open. But Gov. Greg Abbott sees hope…

Attorney general's office warns local officials that barber shops, hair salons and gyms still can't reopen

Attorney general’s office warns local officials that barber shops, hair salons and gyms still can’t reopen …

Gov. Greg Abbott ends self-quarantine mandate for travelers from Louisiana

Gov. Greg Abbott ends self-quarantine mandate for travelers from Louisiana A TXDOT sign on a…

Gov. Greg Abbott to let restaurants, movie theaters and malls open with limited capacity Friday

Gov. Greg Abbott to let restaurants, movie theaters and malls open with limited capacity Friday …

Kim Olson's departure from the Air Force hasn't been a political liability. Will that change in 2020?

Kim Olson’s departure from the Air Force hasn’t been a political liability. Will that change in…

Gov. Greg Abbott promises far-reaching announcement on reopening Texas businesses, including restaurants, hair salons

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announces team to restart the economy, loosens some restrictions

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announces team to restart the economy, loosens some restrictions Gov. Greg…

MJ Hegar far outpaces Royce West in U.S. Senate fundraising, but both are far behind John Cornyn

Republican U.S. Sen. John Cornyn and Democratic challenger MJ Hegar. Juan Figueroa: Cornyn/Marjorie Kamys Cotera: Hegar…

Gov. Greg Abbott says reopening the Texas economy will be a slow process

Gov. Greg Abbott, flanked by Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, left, and House Speaker Dennis Bonnen, speaks…

Texas officials say they see signs that social distancing is slowing the spread of coronavirus

Gov. Greg Abbott declared a statewide emergency March 13. Eddie Gaspar/The Texas Tribune The top officials…