Austin, TX -- The Austin American-Statesman first reported that Texas Republican Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller appointed a “former physician and Miller campaign donor who had his medical license revoked or suspended in three states” to serve on his Rural Health Task Force. [Austin American-Statesman, April 6, 2018
*** Media Advisory: Former Governor Terry McAuliffe, Secretary Julián Castro, and Texas Democratic Statewide Slate to Speak at Fundraising Reception for Texas Democratic Party ***
Austin, TX – SATURDAY, former Governor Terry McAuliffe will headline the Blue Wave Summit Fundraising Reception in Austin, TX along with the former San Antonio Mayor and HUD Secretary Julián Castro and the Texas Democratic Statewide Slate.
Austin, TX -- Today, House Republican Speaker Paul Ryan announced that he will not seek re-election. Those close to the Speaker said, “[Ryan] was ready to step out of a job that has become endlessly frustrating, in part because of President Trump.” [Axios, April 11, 2018]
Although there’s little indication Texas teachers will go on strike as their colleagues in other states have done, Texas educators have long been unhappy with how the Legislature funds public school, affecting their pay and benefits.
President Donald Trump will be signing a proclamation directing the departments of Defense and Homeland Security to work together with governors to deploy the National Guard to the southwest border.
50 years after Dr. King was assassinated and fell victim to racial and gun violence, we still see our fellow Americans targeted simply because of who they are.
President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he's calling on the military to guard the US-Mexico border until his long-promised border wall is complete.
Today, Ted Cruz formally launched his re-election campaign for U.S Senate.