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Lawmakers review Houston's Ebola plan

Lawmakers review Houston's Ebola planThe House Committee on County Affairs inquires about the response to natural disasters and infectious diseases
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 17 hours ago
Politics

State of Affairs: Oct. 19, 2014

State of Affairs: Oct. 19, 2014Politics Reporter Mark Wiggins focuses on the upcoming legislative session, 2014 elections and medical marijuana.
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 14 hours ago
Politics

New Ebola protocols for health care workers

New Ebola protocols for health care workersDoctors and nurses will be advised to leave no skin showing when dealing with an Ebola patient
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 16 hours ago
Politics

Perry rolls out Ebola playbook, calls for travel restrictions

Perry rolls out Ebola playbook, calls for travel restrictionsGov. Rick Perry announces initial recommendations by Texas Task Force on Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response.
  • Politics
  • 1 week ago
Texas

Sen. Cruz criticizes Houston over sermon subpoenas

Sen. Cruz criticizes Houston over sermon subpoenasU.S. Sen. Ted Cruz is alleging the city of Houston abused power by subpoenaing sermons and other documents from pastors who publicly opposed a local ordinance banning discrimination against gay and transgender residents.
  • Texas
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Politics

Attack ads dominate week in race for Texas governor

Attack ads dominate week in race for Texas governorTelevision attack ads stir up the airwaves this week as the countdown continues to election day.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Politics

Ebola crisis prompts Perry to curtail Europe trip

Ebola crisis prompts Perry to curtail Europe tripGov. Rick Perry's office says he's cutting short a business trip to Europe and will return Thursday because of the Ebola crisis in Texas.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Politics

Abbott says wheelchair ad is desperation by Davis

Abbott says wheelchair ad is desperation by DavisRepublican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott says a television ad from Democratic opponent Wendy Davis focusing on his use of a wheelchair is an act of desperation and distracts from issues that matter to Texas voters.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Texas

Gov. Perry has Halloween court date

Gov. Perry has Halloween court dateA judge has ordered the Texas governor to appear on October 31 in connection with two felony charges
  • Texas
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Politics

El Paso official's seat change to cost nearly $7K

El Paso official's seat change to cost nearly $7KIt will cost El Paso nearly $7,000 to change the seats for a city council member.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Local

Perry lawyer: Governor will appear in court Oct. 31

Perry lawyer: Governor will appear in court Oct. 31Perry lawyer: Governor will appear in court Oct. 31
  • Local
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Politics

Texas voter ID law blocked by federal judge

Texas voter ID law blocked by federal judgeTexas voter ID law blocked by federal judge
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks ago
Governor's Race

Texas lieutenant governor debate a study in contrasts

Texas lieutenant governor debate a study in contrastsRepublican and Democratic nominees for Texas lieutenant governor draw distinctions in first and only televised debate.
  • Governor's Race
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Governor's Race

TRUTH TEST: First Texas governor debate claims

TRUTH TEST: First Texas governor debate claimsAdding context to claims made during the first televised debate between candidates for Texas governor.
  • Governor's Race
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Governor's Race

First lady records radio ad for Wendy Davis

First lady records radio ad for Wendy DavisFirst lady Michelle Obama has recorded a radio ad for Texas Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Wendy Davis.
  • Governor's Race
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Governor's Race

Davis reports having $5.7M left in campaign cash

Davis reports having $5.7M left in campaign cashDavis reports having $5.7M left in campaign cash
  • Governor's Race
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Texas

Perry announces infectious disease task force

Perry announces infectious disease task forceAt a press conference Monday, Gov. Rick Perry announced the creation of the Texas Task Force on Infection Disease Preparedness and Response, a group aimed to prepare for pandemic disease such as the Ebola virus in Texas.
  • Texas
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Politics

McCaul border security blueprint emphasizes technology

McCaul border security blueprint emphasizes technologyChairman of the U.S. House Homeland Security Committee rolls out "Blueprint for Southern Border Security."
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Mayoral Race

Austin mayoral race 2014: David Orshalick

Austin mayoral race 2014: David OrshalickOn Nov. 4, Austin voters will decide who will become the next mayor.
  • Mayoral Race
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Mayoral Race

Austin mayoral race 2014: Mike Martinez

Austin mayoral race 2014: Mike MartinezOn Nov. 4, Austin voters will decide who will become the next mayor.
  • Mayoral Race
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Politics

Oldest congressman injured in car accident

Oldest congressman injured in car accidentU.S. Rep. Ralph Hall, who at age 91 is the oldest serving member of Congress, was hospitalized Saturday after being injured in a car accident.
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Politics

Perry attorneys file second motion to dismiss indictment

Perry attorneys file second motion to dismiss indictmentGov. Rick Perry's lawyers have filed a second writ of habeas corpus to dismiss the charges against the governor, according to documents released Friday.
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  • 3 weeks ago
Politics

POLL: Majority of Texans say Perry indictment about politics

POLL: Majority of Texans say Perry indictment about politicsThe first survey concerning Gov. Rick Perry's indictment suggests Texas voters skeptical and reserving judgment.
  • Politics
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Politics

More sparks in final debate between Abbott, Davis

More sparks in final debate between Abbott, DavisEbola, ethics and education are among the issues that dominated the final debate between Republican Attorney General Greg Abbott and Democrat Wendy Davis.
  • Politics
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Politics

POLL: Abortion, migrants not cut & dry issues in Texas

POLL: Abortion, migrants not cut & dry issues in TexasTexas Lyceum Poll numbers show immigration, border security top issues, but views often nuanced.
  • Politics
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Politics

WATCH: Lt. gov. debate between Patrick and Van de Putte

WATCH: Lt. gov. debate between Patrick and Van de PutteLieutenant governor candidates Dan Patrick and Leticia Van de Putte faced off in their only televised debate on Monday night.
  • Politics
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Mayoral Race

Austin mayoral race 2014: Sheryl Cole

Austin mayoral race 2014: Sheryl ColeOn Nov. 4, Austin voters will decide who will become the next mayor.
  • Mayoral Race
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago