WASHINGTON — Between the timing of President Barack Obama’s immigration actions and House Republicans still undecided about how to respond, the door is quickly closing for the full-year, government-wide omnibus that appropriators are hoping to move by mid-December.
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Grayson County commissioners Tuesday cleared the way for County employees to work overtime at the Grayson County Holiday Lights display. Located at Loy Park in Denison, the display will open at 5:30 p.m. Friday and will be open each night from 5:30 to 10 p.m. until Jan. 3, weather permitting.
BONHAM — Fannin County’s current endeavor to regain ownership of Lake Fannin has hit a few snags, Judge Spanky Carter said Monday.
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama argued Sunday that his plan to suspend enforcement of U.S. immigration law for certain violators won’t clear the path for a future Republican president to take similar executive actions regarding tax laws he or she doesn’t like.
Grayson County commissioners will talk a little holiday when they meet Tuesday. Commissioners will use part of their last meeting before Thanksgiving to talk about the official start of the County’s holiday season — the annual kick off for Grayson County Holiday Lights.
WASHINGTON – Senators this week shelved a bill that would have given a go-ahead to the Keystone XL pipeline following a long and contentious debate pitting environmentalists against the oil industry, and that carried implications for a U.S. Senate race in Louisiana.
Ray Farabee, who parlayed success as a Wichita Falls attorney into subsequent careers in the Texas Senate and the University of Texas System, died on Thursday. He was 81 years old.
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama invited as many as 5 million immigrants and international visitors Thursday to openly live and work in the U.S., a controversial, unilateral demonstration of his power that signaled a new phase of activism for the remainder of his presidency.
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration downsized the nation’s marketplace health-insurance enrollment to 6.7 million people on Thursday after House investigators found that the original estimates for medical coverage included 400,000 people who had only dental coverage.
WASHINGTON – The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday voted unanimously to support the confirmation of three Texans that President Barack Obama has tapped to serve as federal district judges — including Amos Mazzant III of Sherman.