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Ted Cruz took issue with Trump’s call with Ukraine’s president, but he expected it to be worse

By Abby Livingston

The U.S. senator spoke at the 2019 Texas Tribune Festival in an interview with MSNBC anchor Chris Hayes.…

Nancy Pelosi addresses impeachment inquiry at Austin’s Texas Tribune Festival

By Mari Salazar

Washington is in Austin this week for the annual Texas Tribune Festival. Author: Mari Salazar AUSTIN, Texas — The Paramount…

Committee advances Rep. Johnson’s bill to address homelessness caused by gentrification

By Eric Johnson

04/18/2019 AUSTIN, TEXAS – A Texas House committee gave approval Thursday to Rep. Eric Johnson’s bill to allow…

State Rep. Ana-Maria Ramos Statement on Her Support of Food Service Workers and Organizers in HD 102

By Representative Ana-Maria Ramos

04/18/2019 Richardson, TX – State Representative Ana-Maria Ramos of House District 102 expressed her support today for the…

TURNER COLLEGE CAMPUS SAFETY MEASURE PASSES HOUSE

By Representative Chris Turner

04/18/2019 – Bill will help ensure institutions know if an incoming student has committed a serious code of…

Texas State Representative, Advocates Legislation to Allow Eligible Parolees to Request Courts for Reduction in Parole Sentences

By Representative Senfronia Thompson

04/18/2019 AUSTIN, TX – State Representative Senfronia Thompson laid out HB 4163 and HJR 130 today in the…

Rep. Rhetta Andrews Bowers Passes HB 3435, Which Will Establish March 1 As Texas Girls In STEM Day

By Representative Rhetta Andrews Bowers

04/18/2019 – Austin, TEXAS –On Thursday, April 18th, State Representative Rhetta Andrews Bowers (HD 113) passed House Bill…

Let’s Get Political – The Candidate Speaks

By Floyd Miller

Travis Craver, Place 6 It is indeed a pleasure for the West Texas Tribune to bring you the…

The Brief: State Shifts Strategy On Therapy Services Cuts

By John Reynolds, Madlin Mekelburg and Eleanor Dearman

by John Reynolds, Madlin Mekelburg and Eleanor Dearman The Big ConversationIt’s looking now like the state might not…

Let’s Get Political – The Candidate Speaks

By Floyd Miller

Kyle McAlister, Place 5 It is indeed a pleasure for the West Texas Tribune to bring you the…

The Brief: Ted Cruz Makes Waves in Texas and D.C.

By Floyd Miller

By Eleanor Dearman and John Reynolds U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, a 2016 presidential candidate, speaking at the RedState…

Is Mike Huckabee Serious?

By Julianne Malveaux

The 17-person race for the Republican nomination for President closely resembles a clown show, starring Donald Trump. The…

Reality Check

By Floyd Miller

Notes on the first Republican Party “Debate” By A. Peter BaileyIt’s very revealing that the subject of race…

The Brief: Abbott’s Move to Poach General Electric

By Floyd Miller

The Big ConversationBy: John ReynoldsGov. Greg Abbott acknowledges he isn’t the only governor trying to poach General Electric…

Texas Takes Aim at Crude Oil Export Ban

By Floyd Miller

• by Jim MalewitzWith a glut of crude oil filling up pipelines and storage tanks and pushing down…

The Brief: Guns Again Take Center Stage in Legislative Session

By Floyd Miller

By: John ReynoldsThe Big ConversationLegislative activity begins to ramp up in the two chambers this week with speculation…

At Liberal Venue, Clinton Urges Better Deal for Urban Poor, Youth

By Floyd Miller

WASHINGTON – Likely presidential candidate Hillary Clinton called for better access to jobs and improved opportunities for the…

The Brief: Cruz Wastes No Time, Goes All In on Presidential Bid

By Floyd Miller

By: John Reynolds |The Big ConversationAs you read these words over your morning coffee, Ted Cruz is already…

The Secret Service: Friend or Foe?

By Dr. E. Faye Williams, Esq.

– I doubt that anyone old enough to remember the events of November 22, 1963, will ever forget…

Black political dilemma

By James Clingman

TriceEdneyWire.com – I know you political junkies are on the edge of your seats now that Dr. Ben…