EPA: San Antonio ozone levels too high under new standard

Ozone, a key component of smog, forms when emissions from cars, coal plants and the like mix with other airborne compounds in the presence of sunlight. Responding to a court…

“Immigration is a lawful exercise of the president’s statutorily authorized Executive Power over Foreign Affairs & National Security.” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Last year, Texas’ Attorney General Ken Paxton…

Texas Supreme Court strikes down Laredo's plastic bag ban, likely ending others

The Texas Supreme Court handed a loss to local government on Friday, ruling that a Laredo ban on plastic bags violates state law. The decision imperils other cities’ bans across the…

Health & Human Services “is spending over a billion taxpayer dollars a year caring for these minors.” Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Department of Homeland Security reported Friday that between April…

New York attorney general sues Trump Foundation

NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s attorney general says President Donald Trump’s foundation served as a personal piggy bank for his businesses, legal bills and presidential campaign. Source: Business –…

“The previous ruling not only cost a life, but could have paved the way for extending American citizens’ rights to all unlawfully-present aliens with no substantial connection to this country.”…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas –  Attorney General Ken Paxton today reminded Texans of the May 31 deadline to submit claims in a $586 million settlement with Western Union affecting…

Toth backed by gay libertarian billionaire pushing Same-Sex Marriage & Marijuana Legalization Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “Donna Davidson is a strong conservative who has the integrity, character, and…

Congressman Michael McCaul Sunday Morning FuturesTexas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – I joined Maria Bartiromo on Fox News’ “Sunday Morning Futures” to discuss the latest foreign policy issues surrounding Iran and…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Attorney General Ken Paxton today intervened in a lawsuit filed by the National Federation of Independent Business, American Staffing Association, Leading Edge Personnel, Staff…

Texas Insider Report AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas Tax Amnesty Program will, under certain circumstances, provide delinquent taxpayers with relief from penalties and interest on tax due. If a taxpayer…

“Our coalition is confident it will prevail with its lawsuit to end DACA.” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “Activist judges should not stand in the way of the president fulfilling…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Attorney General Ken Paxton today applauded a 2-1 ruling by a three judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit…

Consider two episodes from George W. Bush’s presidency. By Karl Rove For 10 days, former FBI Director James Comey has been on a high-profile media tour to promote his book,…

Obamacare still imposes rising costs, transfer of power to the federal government Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “From the outset, Obamacare’s individual mandate caused countless Americans to purchase insurance they…

Houston-area toxic waste site removed from priority cleanup list

A pit of toxic sludge along the San Jacinto River east of Houston is no longer on a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency priority cleanup list, the agency announced Monday. The…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas–  Attorney General Ken Paxton announced today that his office’s prosecution of Backpage.com has resulted in the company pleading guilty to human trafficking in Texas and…

Federal Court promptly disposes of City’s meritless motion Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “This is the fourth time a court has ruled against the City of Houston in this case.…

By Jesse Byrnes President Trump signed a memorandum on Friday ordering agencies to “expeditiously end” the practice known as “catch and release” that allows immigrants caught in the U.S. without proper documents…

As lawsuits over Texas chemical disaster add up, advocates blame Arkema and rules regulating it

CROSBY — Most of the houses along Crosby Eastgate Road and its neighboring streets are one-story outfits on sprawling green lots. In their driveways are spare trucks, old armchairs or…