Watered-down expansion of Texas’ medical marijuana program poised to become law

Watered-down expansion of Texas’ medical marijuana program poised to become law Newly planted marijuana plants…

Overhaul to Texas state government employees’ retirement accounts advanced by House

Overhaul to Texas state government employees’ retirement accounts advanced by House The dome of the…

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick calls for June special session after three of his priority bills fail in Texas House

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick calls for June special session after three of his priority bills fail…

A bill to expand Texas’ medical marijuana program started moving in the Senate. Advocates worry time is running out.

A bill to expand Texas’ medical marijuana program started moving in the Senate. Advocates worry time…

Texas GOP state senator urged use of unproven hydroxychloroquine treatment for COVID-19. Now he's spreading doubt about vaccines.

Texas GOP state senator urged use of unproven hydroxychloroquine treatment for COVID-19. Now he’s spreading doubt…

CDC lifts mask guidance for fully vaccinated people — but less than a third of Texans are fully vaccinated

CDC lifts mask guidance for fully vaccinated people — but less than a third of Texans…

Texas’ pandemic budget shortfall disappears, as latest forecast shows a surplus

Texas’ pandemic budget shortfall disappears, as latest forecast shows a surplus Lawmakers sit through hours…

“My name is Dan and I’m an alcoholic”: State Rep. Dan Huberty confronts addiction after DWI arrest

“My name is Dan and I’m an alcoholic”: State Rep. Dan Huberty confronts addiction after DWI…

Bill allowing permitless carrying of handguns advances to Texas Senate floor, where its fate remains uncertain

Bill allowing permitless carrying of handguns advances to Texas Senate floor, where its fate remains uncertain …

Texas Senate gives initial approval to overhaul of pension plans for new state employees

Texas Senate gives initial approval to overhaul of pension plans for new state employees The…

Overhaul to Texas state employee pension plan unveiled and quickly advanced by state Senate committee

Overhaul to Texas state employee pension plan unveiled and quickly advanced by state Senate committee …

Transgender students in Texas would be barred from school sports teams matching their gender identity under a bill advanced by state Senate

Transgender students in Texas would be barred from school sports teams matching their gender identity under…

Texas sues Biden administration in effort to reinstate Trump-era “remain in Mexico” immigration policy

Texas sues Biden administration in effort to reinstate Trump-era “remain in Mexico” immigration policy Migrants…

Gov. Greg Abbott nominates new chair to Public Utility Commission after power crisis resignations

Gov. Greg Abbott nominates new chair to Public Utility Commission after power crisis resignations Snow…

Advocates back Gov. Greg Abbott's call for greater oversight at migrant shelters. But they question his timing and motivations.

Advocates back Gov. Greg Abbott’s call for greater oversight at migrant shelters. But they question his…

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton sues in effort to force Biden administration to deport more people convicted of crimes

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton sues in effort to force Biden administration to deport more people…

Gov. Greg Abbott publicly slammed Facebook. Privately, he’s courting the social media giant to build a second data center in Texas.

Gov. Greg Abbott publicly slammed Facebook. Privately, he’s courting the social media giant to build a…

Texas Senate gives initial approval to bill to stop social media companies from banning Texans for political views

Texas Senate gives initial approval to bill to stop social media companies from banning Texans for…

At least 111 people died in Texas during winter storm, most from hypothermia

At least 111 people died in Texas during winter storm, most from hypothermia At least…

Texas' natural gas and power generators would have to prepare for extreme temperatures under bill Senate committee approved

Texas’ natural gas and power generators would have to prepare for extreme temperatures under bill Senate…

Electricity repricing bill hits wall in House, marking first major schism with Senate this session

Electricity repricing bill hits wall in House, marking first major schism with Senate this session …

Texas Senate scrambles to advance bill that would force ERCOT to reprice energy charges from winter storm

Texas Senate scrambles to advance bill that would force ERCOT to reprice energy charges from winter…

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton sues Austin to stop it from imposing a local mask order

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton sues Austin to stop it from imposing a local mask order …

Texans 50 and older will be eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine starting March 15

Texans 50 and older will be eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine starting March 15 Necole…

Gov. Greg Abbott backs bill to stop social media companies from banning Texans for political views

Gov. Greg Abbott backs bill to stop social media companies from banning Texans for political views …

Three of Gov. Greg Abbott’s four coronavirus medical advisers say they weren’t directly consulted prior to lifting mask mandate

Three of Gov. Greg Abbott’s four coronavirus medical advisers say they weren’t directly consulted prior to…

Texas utility regulator to investigate indexed retail electric providers following massive electric bills

Texas utility regulator to investigate indexed retail electric providers following massive electric bills A car…

"We are in a very dangerous place": White House COVID-19 task force pleads with Texas health officials to warn the public

“We are in a very dangerous place”: White House COVID-19 task force pleads with Texas health…

Texas reports more than 1 million COVID-19 cases, but state officials are slow to act

Texas reports more than 1 million COVID-19 cases, but state officials are slow to act …

There’s no evidence of widespread voter fraud, but Dan Patrick is encouraging people to report it with up to a $1 million reward

There’s no evidence of widespread voter fraud, but Dan Patrick is encouraging people to report it…

A week before the election, Texas National Guard prepares to deploy troops to cities

A week before the election, Texas National Guard prepares to deploy troops to cities Ahead…

Critics urge Texas regulators to reverse decision allowing social workers to turn away clients who are LGBTQ or have a disability

Critics urge Texas regulators to reverse decision allowing social workers to turn away clients who are…

Texas is on the cusp of another COVID-19 surge. Is the state better prepared to handle it?

Texas is on the cusp of another COVID-19 surge. Is the state better prepared to handle…

As fears of election-related unrest rise, here's what you need to know about poll watchers in Texas

As fears of election-related unrest rise, here’s what you need to know about poll watchers in…

After a summer of unrest, Texas police are preparing for possible election night protests

After a summer of unrest, Texas police are preparing for possible election night protests During…

Dr. Anthony Fauci says Americans should trust credibility of COVID-19 vaccine process

Dr. Anthony Fauci says Americans should trust credibility of COVID-19 vaccine process Dr. Anthony Fauci…

Sam Houston State, Texas State University System to hire contact tracers as experts warn of a fall COVID-19 surge

Sam Houston State, Texas State University System to hire contact tracers as experts warn of a…

Texas will allow visitations at nursing homes, other long-term care facilities with active COVID-19 cases

Texas will allow visitations at nursing homes, other long-term care facilities with active COVID-19 cases …

Share of positive COVID-19 cases as Texas reopened was higher than originally reported, new state calculations show

Share of positive COVID-19 cases as Texas reopened was higher than originally reported, new state calculations…

Congressional subcommittees will investigate Fort Hood's leadership after a string of deaths

Congressional subcommittees will investigate Fort Hood’s leadership after a string of deaths Two congressional subcommittees…