"We are not saying, 'Don't come.' We are saying, 'Don't come now,'" said Homeland Security Sect. Alejandro Mayorkas – serving as the Biden Administration's official welcome announcement to potential illegal border crossers. The message has been received – and the flow is sure to increase.
Every 10 years, the State Legislature is tasked with redrawing district boundaries based on the latest data from the U.S. Census. The House Redistricting Committee and its 15-members have jurisdiction over all matters pertaining to any changes in State Legislative Districts & Congressional Districts, including any preparations necessary for the redistricting process.
"Despite the challenges faced from the COVID-19 pandemic, we’ve seen what Texas can achieve when we foster an environment that empowers people to succeed," said Gov. Greg Abbott, after Site Selection Magazine announced Texas won their "Governor's Cup Award" for a record-breaking 9th year in a row.
Last week was a trying time for many Texans. We’ve heard the sometimes-deadly stories of families losing Heat & Power for extended periods. Here's how to connect with the Texas Dept. of Emergency Management (TDEM) and give them the critical information needed to secure additional support from Washington.
Texas Trucking Association (TXTA) today released the following statement regarding filed and reserved bills addressing abusive lawsuits against owners and operators of commercial vehicles in Texas.
Americans are desperate for the COVID-19 vaccine. Our main street businesses are hurting. Millions of Americans are still out of work. Schools remain closed across the nation.
Governor Greg Abbott held a press conference in Corpus Christi where he announced the statewide Save Our Seniors initiative to vaccinate homebound seniors across Texas.
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick announced his top 31 priorities for the 87th legislative session. Texas Alliance for Life is pleased that his priorities include "Senate Bill 9 -- Abortion Ban Trigger," also known as the Human Life Protection Act.
State Rep. Tan Parker filed House Bill HB 2185, also known as the Truth in Medicine Act, to allow accurate, truthful speech between pharmaceutical manufacturers and healthcare providers about drugs approved by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) for "off-label uses."
President Joe Biden and Democrat lawmakers released a disastrous immigration bill offering an eight-year path to citizenship for almost every one of the 11 million illegal aliens in the United States. The plan also expands foreign worker visas, despite the massive unemployment crisis facing American workers.
President Biden has challenged those who oppose the Democrats' $1.9 trillion bill disingenuously dubbed "COVID Relief," or the more deceitful "American Rescue Plan". . ."What would they have me cut?" he asks. Challenge accepted.
Governor Greg Abbott response to recent power outages caused by the severe winter weather as well as the actions the state is taking to ensure the reliability of Texas’ power infrastructure.
In response to the recent winter storm and power outages in the state, Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today that his agency is automatically extending the due date for 2021 franchise tax reports from May 15 to June 15.
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today went on ‘The Michael Berry Show’ to discuss the Biden administration’s dangerous immigration policy, Texas’ power grid in the wake of the historic storms, and the Democrats’ radical economic policies.
. . . the late economist Walter Williams explained his move away from the belief that minimum wages help the poor. His change of heart on the topic began when one of his UCLA professors asked him whether he cared more about the intentions behind the minimum wage or its effects.