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Twenty bikers arrested following a shootout at a Waco-area Twin Peaks restaurant in 2015 have filed a federal lawsuit in Austin accusing local and state law enforcement agencies of violating their civil rights. Austin American-Statesman

Debate over usually benign State Bar rules has devolved into a bitter "religious liberty" fight in the Texas House.

Abbott said prohibitions against racial profiling by police will be "strictly enforced" under the law.

The ruling Tuesday comes as Paxton is scheduled to stand trial in Houston in September on felony accusations that he misled investors in a tech startup.

Gov. Greg Abbott says Hispanics, others who haven’t committed serious crimes have no reason to worry about sanctuary cities law, whether they are in the country legally or illegally

Gallagher has ignored repeated notices from Paxton’s defense team that they do not consent to him remaining on the case. The post Court of Appeals Stays Paxton Prosecution Pending Hearing on Judge appeared first on Empower Texans.

Cornyn Withdraws from FBI Short List

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Texas Senator John Cornyn interviewed this past weekend for the possible appointment as the replacement for fired FBI Director James Comey. But as support for Cornyn faded in the Senate and a new controversy erupted over President Trump giving ...

US Energy Secretary Rick Perry spoke with Brian Kilmeade to discuss President Trump firing of FBI director James Comey and how Secretary of State Rex Tillerson along with the President are working on a plan to strengthen the American ...

The Texas House thought it had killed school vouchers. The Senate is resurrecting them.

"We also remember those incredible heroes who were so cruelly targeted for execution in Dallas, Texas -- rushing into a hail of gunfire, never to return."

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House Ways and Means Committee chairman says cities and counties that aren’t willing to accept any version of a bill putting new regulations on their property tax collections will find it forced on them.

Cornyn's main motivation for wanting to head the FBI? His political career hit a dead end soon. The post Why John Cornyn Would Want to be FBI Director appeared first on Texas Monthly.

White House officials say the list includes Texas Sen. John Cornyn.

President Donald Trump said Saturday that "we can make a fast decision" on a new FBI director, possibly by late next week, before he leaves on his first foreign trip since taking office.

Protests were held outside Dallas City Hall Sunday afternoon over a new law signed by Gov. Greg Abbott that bans "sanctuary cities" in Texas.