The former First Lady of Texas was more than just a hostess. She was a political partner for Governor Bill Clements.
Texas mayors call ICE Director Thomas Homan’s desire to prosecute elected officials ”hogwash” and un-American.
Seventy people filed as independent candidates for the November ballot, but state law likely will prevent them from being there.
Guest column: Dissembling political parties are guilty of adding to the eventual debt crisis.
The attorney general issued the opinion to provide legal options for improving church security in Texas.
Millions of Texans will feel the impact of changes to individual tax breaks, health care penalties, and property tax deductions.
Cruz could secure more money in tax cuts for private schools and homeschools than Greg Abbott or Dan Patrick have gotten from the state.
Guest Column: University of Texas, Trinity University presidents believe the Congressional tax reform bill will limit endowments, student aid.
The Congressman will appear on the re-election ballot unless the Republican Party declares him ineligible to serve.
Just substitute Roy Moore for ’bathroom bill.’
The Texas Democratic Party can't rely on a superstar to save it. But rebuilding the party from the county level up might work.
The former land commissioner is challenging Bush in the primary to stop him from changing the Shrine of Texas.
The former San Antonio mayor speaks with Phoenix Democrats while eyeing a run for president.
The gay Latina sheriff of Dallas County advocates for Dreamers and LGBT rights.
The veteran lawmaker says he will not run for re-election next year.
He might have survived last week's naked selfie scandal, but this surely spells the end.
Here's how to tell if you're eligible.
She was once a Cruz supporter, then she turned against him. Now she supports him again, except she’s running against him. Confused? Us too.
How an out-of-print Texas anthology revealed what is maybe the wisest Black Friday tip I've ever heard.
Ennis Congressman shifted the debate from naked selfies to revenge porn victimhood
Looking back at a crucial weekend seen as the high-water mark of the 1970s women’s movement
The Harris County GOP wants to purge the purple Republican. They may lose a House seat in the process.
Here's a good way to make yourself a traffic target.
A sudden onset of mental health issues prompted Mostyn to take his own life.
Guest column: This is a landmark anniversary of the end of race divisions on the gridiron.
Guest Column: Texas has 380,000 jobs tied to trade with Mexico
A quarter century after Ann Richards became governor, men in Texas politics continue to sexually harass women.
Guest Column: Thomas Jefferson said no nation can be ”both ignorant and free.”
Guest column: We need to fix social media before next year’s elections.
The former Houston mayoral candidate says voters are eager for a middle ground.
Cornyn's tactics to get hurricane recovery money for Texas have angered two tea party groups.
In the future, Straus could run against Governor Greg Abbott, who indicated support for an "oust Straus" movement.
Andrew White aims to capture the support of moderate Democrats and Republicans.
Prosecutors decided Dukes's lies to draw daily legislative pay were not a crime.
Guest column: With the negotiations stalling, it's time to be honest with ourselves that this is not just a problem of finding a compromise.
CNN’s Debate Night: Bernie Sanders, Ted Cruz, and a house divided.
Without naming Trump, Bush bashes nativism, protectionism, bigotry, and bullying.
Bruce K. Jacobson Jr. says Cruz broke a promise to voters by refusing to endorse Donald Trump at the 2016 Republican National Convention.
Guest column: Let’s stop blaming mental illness for mass shootings.
Guest column: How we can lower the volume on political animosity?
The anti-transgender bathroom bill debate is a strike against any Texas city getting the Amazon HQ2.
Governor reacts to claims he was turning his back on Houston hurricane relief.
Texas's Democratic delegation previously acted as a united front in response to the storm. So why the change?
A cartoon about the current state of the gubernatorial race.
A Democratic survey of voters shows the governor's power, but it doesn’t mean Texans agree with Republicans on all the issues. Here's how the Democratic party can use that information.
Guest column: The internet giant’s search for a second headquarters could prompt cities to improve.
After Hurricane Harvey, the national media often unfairly attacked Houston and Texas. But not all of it was without basis.
Texas A&M Chancellor John Sharp to lead rebuilding effort.
The Lege's special session priorities.
Guest column: Houston’s strength is in its citizens.