A long day is expected in San Antonio on Monday as U.S. District Judge Orlando Garcia hears a lawsuit over Texas' controversial new immigration enforcement law. Expect more fireworks as the day continues.
Thousands of complaints on everything from voter intimidation to equipment glitches were reported in Texas last year, a new election report shows. Tarrant County had the second most complaints in Texas, according to the report.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott hopes two local lawmakers will help eliminate some voter fraud in Texas; George P. Bush seeks another term in office; and U.S. Rep. Marc Veasey co-sponsors a bill to create unity against Russian aggression.
Immigration and border security remain atop Texas voters' list of most important issues facing the state, crowding out jobs, the economy and other issues, according to the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll.
Gov. Greg Abbott signed the state's next two-year budget Monday, but vetoed tens of millions of dollars in funding for various programs, including measures meant to improve the region's air quality and assist impoverished border communities.
Half a year after state leaders thought work on a gold depository would be underway, officials have named an administrator to oversee the project. The location and the company to oversee are still a mystery.