Republican Tom Pauken announced he’s no longer in the race to become Texas’ next governor.
State Sen. Wendy Davis, D-Fort Worth, releases income tax records showing that her 2012 income was more than twice what she reported in 2010. Davis is running for governor. The records were released by her campaign.
The Texas Department of Insurance would require navigators to undergo criminal background checks, comply with additional privacy training, and provide proof of identity and documentation that they complied with education requirements.
Three candidates have filed to succeed Joe Shannon when his term ends next year.
Congressional budget negotiators are zeroing in on a modest deal to keep the federal government operating while easing the grip of the mandatory automatic spending cuts known as sequestration.