Black Bostonians Demand That Their Second Amendment Rights Be Respected

   Let’s file this one under “You love to see it.” Black Bostonians are demanding that…

Donald Trump Maintains an Edge in All 7 Swing States, Including One Where He’s Never Pulled Off a Victory

   A new poll released on Tuesday from Emerson College Polling/8 News Now/The Hill shows former…

Arizona Rancher Will Not Face Retrial on Murder of Illegal Immigrant

   The Santa Cruz County, Arizona, county attorney has decided it will not retry a 75-year-old…

‘This is Chernobyl’: Texas ranchers say ‘forever chemicals’ in waste-based fertilizers ruined their land

  The fertilizer maker says its products are safe, and that the government supports using it…

Jake Paul vs. Mike Tyson sanctioned as a professional fight

  The fight will happen Saturday, July 20, at AT&T Stadium at Arlington. ARLINGTON, Texas —…

Texas truck inspections costing border industry $32 million a day, Juarez official says

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Texas sues Biden administration to block expansion of LGBTQ+ student protections

click to enlarge Texas Tribune / Austin Price Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton sued the Biden…

Texas AG sues Biden administration over Title IX rules that expand transgender student protections

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton (R) on Monday sued the Biden administration over new federal nondiscrimination…

Grab the Popcorn: Hunter Biden to Sue Fox News ‘Imminently’ for ‘Painting Him in a False Light’

   In this episode of You Can’t Make It Up… Joe Biden’s wayward son Hunter —…

Carville Goes Full on ‘Ragin Cajun,’ Angry That Young Voters Don’t Automatically Vote Democrat

   Everyone knows it: The Democrats are panicking. Unless in some dark, smoky back room at…

Hate Texas? Get over it. Why so many people are moving to the Lone Star State.

Not fully in the South and not entirely in the West, Texas is its own thing…

Elon Musk Agrees With Jerry Seinfeld That Comedy on TV Is Not Funny Anymore

   The push to keep Free Speech alive and thriving continues to move forward with the…

TURNER: Where Is James Bond When We Need Him? (The Congress Should Do Something.)

   He’s…back. Guess who is behind the “protesting” – really, antisemitic, anti-Israel, anti-American rioting – that…

Tornadoes, Flooding In Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas

    Play Homes were damaged in Oklahoma. Wind gusts up to 70 mph were reported in…

Top Aide to Russia’s Defense Minister Arrested for Corruption and Maybe Treason. What’s Going on?

   Russia arrested Deputy Defense Minister Timur Ivanov Tuesday on suspicion of large-scale bribery. Ivanov is…

GOP mulls next move after Kansas governor vetoes effort to help Texas in border security fight

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas’ governor is blocking an attempt by Republican legislators to give the…

Campuses across Texas had pro-Palestinian demonstrations. Why did onl…

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Will Trump Break Up Climate Change Doom-Mongering Federal Weather Agency?

   Where is the constitutional authorization for the federal government to forecast the weather? Former President…

Judge Calls Antifa-Linked John Sullivan an ‘Agent of Chaos,’ Sentences Him to 6 Years for Capitol Riot

   John Sullivan, aka JaydenX, a 29-year-old from Utah, was sentenced on Friday for his role…

Criticism, praise of Texas governor after dramatic use of troopers on protesters

AUSTIN — As word got out that pro-Palestinian protesters were planning to occupy a lawn on…

Another Republican Rep Announces Retirement Before the Elections, but There’s a Silver Lining

   Florida Rep. Bill Posey (R) has announced that he’s had a change in plans about…

Proposed Kansas Gender-Affirming Care Ban Would Also Ban Social Transition Advocacy

   Medicine isn’t an area where advocacy should even be a consideration. Unfortunately, that’s not always…

WHISTLEBLOWER: LA DA Gascon Illegally Dropped Charges Against CEO of China-Linked Election Software Firm

   A Deputy District Attorney in Los Angeles County DA George Gascón’s office has filed a…

Gov. Greg Abbott endorses U.S. Rep. Tony Gonzales amid primary runoff…

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Republican Party of Texas Taking Formal Measures to Close Primaries

Republican Party of Texas Chairman Matt Rinaldi announced this week that the party has begun a…

Justice Department Again Refuses to Turn Over Recording of Biden-Hur Interview. Contempt Could Be Next

   In an ongoing squabble on Capitol Hill (when isn’t there an ongoing squabble on Capitol Hill?)…

Trans teacher ban? Texas GOP floats idea after Abbott comments

Gov. Greg Abbott suggested over the weekend that Texas public school teachers should not…  

Texas politics leave transgender foster youth isolated — during and after life in state care

Story by William Melhado, The Texas Tribune, Video and photos by Greta Díaz González Vázquez, The…

Two Lawsuits, in Texas and Idaho, Highlight Fight Over Emergency Medicine Law

Federal trial judges in Texas and Idaho came to opposite conclusions in a battle between conservative…

North Texas Senate runoff creates strange bedfellows, divides usual a…

The battle to succeed retiring state Sen. Drew Springer has come down to a May 28…

Gov. Abbott discusses school voucher push, Texas GOP division

Abbott said he wants to add $6 billion to public education  

First Texas border czar Mike Banks talks immigration reform, border security

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Groups propose revamped border security, asylum plan

    McALLEN, Texas (Border Report) — Controlling security along the Southwest border and treating asylum-seekers humanely…

Bitter Pill: Pew Polling Shows 62 Percent of Biden Voters Don’t Want Either Candidate on Ballot

   In a development that should come as a surprise to no one who has been…

Skyscrapers on Panther Island? Fort Worth council will allow taller buildings

  Developers will be allowed to construct buildings as tall as 20 stories in a small…

Judicial Watch Sues Energy Department for Records on Retroactive Termination of President Trump’s Security Clearance

   Judicial Watch filed the lawsuit after the Energy Department failed to comply with a January 18 …

Cornyn, GOP Colleagues Urge Biden Admin. to Protect Jewish Students from Anti-Semitism on College Campuses

   The senators requested Attorney General Garland and Secretary Cardona provide an update on efforts to protect…

New Hampshire National Guard encounters new challenges at Texas border

    Bulletin writer Annmarie Timmins will be reporting from Eagle Pass, Texas, this week, in collaboration…

Shocking Twist: Judge Dismisses Cases of Illegal Immigrants for Riot at Southern Border

   A county judge has dismissed charges against illegal immigrants who were arrested and charged for…

Stunning Arrest: Minnesota State Senator Charged With Burglary Over Father’s Belongings

   A Democratic Minnesota state senator is facing charges related to a burglary at a home…

Trump Risks Contempt Charges Over Alleged Violations of Gag Order in NY Hush Money Trial

   Former President Donald Trump could be facing contempt of court over allegations that he violated…

Republican infighting, battle over Texas speakership results of national political trend

Republicans vying for a seat in the Texas House are looking to settle a political score…

Former Obama Senior Advisor Charged With Child Sex Offenses in British Court

   On Friday, a former senior policy advisor to the Obama administration appeared in a British…

Texas Nationalist Movement warns Civil War film could become reality in near future

click to enlarge Shuttersrock / Gallagher Photography Trump supporters storm the U.S. Capitol during the January…

The U.S. Faces a Far Worse Impact Than Garble From Joe Biden’s Mental Decay

   Much of the growing concern about President Joe Biden’s overall decline has focused on his…

Bill Maher Skewers Woke NPR CEO in Humorous Bit That Calls Out the Problem

   We’ve been reporting on the mess over at NPR. It started when one of their…

New York Cancels Three Major Offshore Wind Projects, Joe Biden Hardest Hit

   Joe Biden’s green energy plans just took another hit as three large New York offshore…

It’s ‘Vietnam All Over Again’ As Defense Department Prepares to Beef Up Number of US Advisers in Ukraine

   The Department of Defense is considering upping the number of US military advisers stationed in…

Jail Time Now Possible If Drivers Don’t Move Over or Slow Down

   Changes to the law went into effect on Sept. 1, 2023     

NY AG’s Office Asks Judge Engoron to Void Trump’s $175M Bond in Civil Fraud Case

   It appeared in late March that the wrangling over former President Donald Trump’s ability to…

BREAKING: Reports of Israel Carrying Out New Bombing in Iraq (Video)

   Just one day after Israel made good on its promise to strike back at Iran for…

Michigan Elementary School Defends Teaching Gender Theory, Pronouns to Grade-Schoolers

   There’s a time and a place for everything, and it’s called college. Elementary schools, on…

Unhinged Hillary Clinton Accuses Trump of Wanting to Be Like Vlad and Murder His Enemies

   Appearing on election lawyer Marc Elias‘ podcast “Democracy Docket” in an episode that dropped Friday,…

Justice Department Seizes 4 Web Domains Used to Create Over 40k Spoofed Websites

   “Together with our international partners, the Justice Department has disrupted another cybercrime scheme originating from Russia…

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick rules the Texas Senate. Now he seeks influence in the House

AUSTIN — Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick wields vast power in the Texas Senate with a warm…

Ken Paxton disciplinary case can proceed, Texas court rules

The State Bar accused Paxton in 2022 of falsely claiming he had substantial evidence that… 

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Navarrette: Texas is Hispanic, and that’s not going to change

Demographics are destiny, they say, but apparently destiny can sometimes be derailed or distorted—that is, if…

‘Yellowstone’ actor appointed honorary Fort Worth police officer

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Governor Abbott Named To 2024 TIME100 List Of Most Influential People In The World

  “We have worked tirelessly to ensure Texas remains a beacon of freedom and opportunity for…

Why Frito-Lay is driving an American flag across the United States, again

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Texas official says migrants seek federal patrols that will let them in, avoid state guards ‘at all costs’

  Dr. Phil visited Eagle Pass in Texas, where he spoke with multiple local border officials…

Migrant arrested in Zapata, Texas, connected to Texas Rangers murder probe

  Border Patrol agents arrested a migrant in a rural South Texas border county who officials…

County judge calls on Texas to process, jail its own migrants

  Citing a lack of resources, El Paso County officials are asking Texas to use its…

Congressional ‘border crisis’ hearing includes Tarrant County sheriff, no one from the border

  Tarrant County Sheriff Bill Waybourn was one of two sheriffs at a “borer crisis” hearing,…

Federal judge fines Texas child welfare agency $100K per day for fost…

It is the third time the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, which manages the…

Texas Gov. Abbott blasts Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas over border crisis: ‘Bunch of lies’

  Texas Gov. Greg Abbott sat down with FOX4 News to discuss second attempt to impeach…

South Texas border officials request info on ‘missing water’

  Hidalgo County Judge Richard Cortez has asked federal and state officials to account for water…

Texas Governor Greg Abbott talks border security, bussing of immigrants to other cities

  Texas Governor Greg Abbott sat down to discuss the latest in border security as well…

Woman killed by police after attacking officers with homemade weapons, Balcones Heights police say

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Challengers sign ‘contract with Texas’ to push the legislature more conservative

The contract calls for candidates for House Speaker to solicit support from only Republicans and to…

Blinken meets with Texas lawmakers over Mexico’s water debt

  A bipartisan group of South Texas lawmakers on Thursday spoke with U.S. Secretary of State…

Texas officials report dramatic drop in illegal border crossings at Eagle Pass park

  Shelby Park had reached a boiling point with unprecedented amounts of migrants who crossed the…

Conservatives Come For Texas Rep. Who Suggested Tax Break as Reparations for Black People. Is She Right?

Congresswoman Jazmine Crockett suggested that letting Black Americans temporarily not pay taxes as a form of…

Louisiana proposes bill similar to Texas’ migrant arrest law

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana’s Republican-controlled Senate advanced a bill Monday that would empower state…

Texas Attorney General sues to stop guaranteed income program

He described the program as a “socialist experiment.”  

Gov. Celebrates Hundreds of Megawatts Added at LCRA Peaker Power Plant Groundbreaking

  Addressing a crowd of business and energy leaders, the Governor touted the critical role the…

Governor Abbott Champions Texas’ Electric Grid At Texas Electricity Policy Summit In Houston

Governor Greg Abbott today championed Texas’ ongoing efforts to bolster the electric grid to support the…

From Norway to Texas to Arkansas: the journey two travelers admit was worth every lengthy mile

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Marsha Blackburn Report: Witnessing President Joe Biden’s Border Crisis In Eagle Pass, Texas – Clarksville Online – Clarksville News, Sports, Events and Information

  Washington, D.C. – After taking office, President Joe Biden issued 94 executive actions in the…

Governor Abbott Mobilizes State Emergency Response Resources Amid Severe Weather Threat

Governor Greg Abbott today directed the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) to mobilize state emergency…

Mayorkas denounces Gov. Abbott’s efforts to fortify border with razor wire, says migrants “easily cutting” barriers

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Mayor of Texas border town resigns after arrested on drug trafficking charges

  Progreso Mayor Gerardo “Jerry” Alanis resigned, nearly three weeks after Homeland Security Investigations arrested him…

Power lines keep causing wildfires in the Texas Panhandle, but safety and maintenance is a ‘no man’s land’

   PAMPA, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) – In February and March 2024, the Texas Panhandle and High Plains…

Texas Deploys More Than 100 Miles Of Razor Wire To Secure Border | NewsRadio 740 KTRH | KTRH Local Houston and Texas News

  The state of Texas continues to secure the border and do the job the Biden…

Texas National Guard member charged with human smuggling

  Savion Johnson, 26, is charged with evading arrest, smuggling of persons and unlawful carry of…

AG Ken Paxton says Texas ‘did not make any concession’ during hearing on Senate Bill 4

  “Now, to be fair, maybe Texas went too far,” Nielson said, which later ignited Paxton’s…

Cartel feud at Mexico’s southern border placing migrants and civilians in jeopardy

  Two recent mass-casualty events illustrate the year-old feud between two Mexican drug cartels for control…

Governor Abbott Reappoints Three To Specialty Courts Advisory Council

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Jarvis Anderson, Elizabeth Rainey, and Angela Tucker to the Specialty Courts…

Ted Cruz warns Democrats have sights set on Texas in November

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) warned backers Tuesday that Democrats have their sights set on his home…

Abrupt Closure of California Trucking Firm Leaves Hundreds in Limbo

  Founded 70 years ago, Tony’s Express is a reputable name in the less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier…

Influential conservative PAC wades into Texas Legislature primaries

Club for Growth announced it will spend $4 million on a TV ad targeting five anti-school…

Appeals court to decide if Texas immigration law violates constitution

The Texas immigration law known as SB4 is currently on hold as it goes through the…

Border crisis worsens as Mexico dries out south Texas farmers

  (The Center Square) – The border crisis continues to worsen as the Mexican government dries…

Texas charges more migrants for cutting razor wire at border

  Texas continues to criminally charge migrants allegedly caught disabling razor wire placed along the Rio…

Texas installs more razor wire fencing along border

  Fox News national correspondent Matt Finn reports on how border officials in El Paso, Texas,…

Human Smuggling Family Admits to Over $2M Money Laundering Conspiracy

  The conspiracy involved a sophisticated network of alien smugglers across the United States utilizing commercial…

With Texas’ border law in limbo, some migrants are worried. Others are undaunted

 An appeals court will hear arguments this week on Texas’ new border enforcement law. With the…

Arkansas National Guard deploying guardsmen to Texas

  Governor Sarah Huckabee Sanders is deploying dozens of Arkansas National Guardsmen to Texas.  Read More …

Migrants charged in border wall riot will stay in jail

  Thirty-nine migrants charged by Texas with rioting at the border wall will not get their…

Arizona Republicans really want Texas-style border enforcement measure

  Not content with all the social and political issues they already are putting to voters…

Judge Releases Migrants Who Overwhelmed Texas National Guard in Border Stampede

  An El Paso judge on Easter Sunday ordered Texas authorities release some of the illegal…

Bexar County residents push fire preparation, native plant preservation after largest wildfire in Texas history

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Texas judge allows release of migrants arrested after border stampede

A judge in Texas ordered the release of migrants accused in a “border riot” where the…

Illegal migrants accused in border stampede released by El Paso judge on Easter Sunday

  A judge in El Paso has ordered the release of the illegal migrants charged with…

Inside Texas Politics | Why does a notably conservative court have so many questions about SB4?

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State of Texas: Attorney General Ken Paxton strikes deal, avoids criminal trial

   AUSTIN (Nexstar) — Teas Attorney General Ken Paxton appeared in court last week to mark…

Fire union says city’s 21.7% raise offer isn’t enough

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Texas lawmakers and agency leaders experiment, ponder policies for an AI future

Agencies like the Texas Department of Transportation are using the technology to react to…  

Gov. Kim Reynolds deploys National Guard, law enforcement to U.S. southern border in Texas

  Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds plans to deploy state National Guard and law enforcement officers to…

700 National Guard troops ‘surged’ to El Paso after migrants breached concertina wire

  The deployment announced Friday includes troops from the newly former Texas Tactical Border Force.  Read…

Arkansas National Guard border detachment slated to depart April 1

  Plans have been set for a detachment of Arkansas National Guard troops to deploy to…

Migrants stage Passion of the Christ at border wall

  EL PASO, Texas (Border Report) – Carrying the flags of several Latin American countries and…

Another red state moves a step closer to enacting Texas-style anti-illegal immigration bill

  Louisiana lawmakers are moving forward with a bill modeled on a new Texas law allowing…

Weekly U.S.-Mexico Border Update: Mexico crackdown, no spring migration increase, Texas, Guatemala

  Mexico’s intensified enforcement delays the United States’ expected spring migration increase; Insights from CBP’s February…

Texas border officers seize $1.1M in meth from vehicle quarter panels during bust

  U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized over $1.1 million of methamphetamine from the quarter…

First Responder Salute: Texas A&M University Police Assistant Chief graduates FBI National Academy

The Texas A&M University Police Department’s Asst. Chief Ed Costello graduated as a member of the…

Speaker Johnson meets Texas Gov. Greg Abbott to talk border security legislation

  House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.) and Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) met Thursday to discuss…

Governor Abbott Renews Wildfire Disaster Declaration In March 2024

Governor Abbott Renews Wildfire Disaster Declaration In March 2024TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME:…

Update: Federal appeals court says Texas immigration law can’t take effect

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