AUSTIN — With the U.S. Supreme Court expected to rule Monday on the constitutionality of Texas’ strict abortion regulations, an analysis by The Dallas Morning News shows that women who are poor and nonwhite would face the biggest challenge in obtaining an abortion in Texas if the law stands.
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Sherman City Council member Tammy Johnson announced Friday she will be seeking the District 4 seat in the city’s municipal election Nov. 8.
CLEVELAND — Restrictions on speeches and parades outside next month’s Republican National Convention were struck down by a federal judge Thursday as unconstitutional.
WASHINGTON — More than 24 hours after seizing control of the House floor, Democratic lawmakers on Thursday ended a noisy, unusual sit-in after being unable to push Speaker Paul D. Ryan to call a vote on legislation to curb gun sales.
WASHINGTON — A sit-in on the floor of the House of Representatives by Democratic members stretched into Wednesday night and appeared likely to continue throughout Thursday as the protesters turned to Periscope and Facebook Live to broadcast demands for a vote on legislation to restrict gun purchases by suspected terrorists.
Sen. Marco Rubio announced Wednesday that he will run for reelection, abandoning a long-standing pledge to return to private life if he was not elected president and enhancing the GOP’s urgent effort to hold its fragile Senate majority.
Hey, Texplainer: Britain voted to leave the European Union. Can Texas secede from the United States?
NEW YORK — Donald Trump collected $3.1 million in donations for his presidential campaign last month, about what Hillary Clinton collects in three days, underscoring the fundraising challenge the billionaire candidate faces.
Though they disagree on nearly every major policy issue, from education funding to abortion to immigration, Texas Republicans and Democrats apparently have common ground on a few things, according to the platforms approved at recent state conventions.
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump, whose rocky start to the general election has prompted dire concern among Republicans, separated from his campaign manager Monday.