Trump says will name EPA's acting chief to post permanently

WASHINGTON (AP) — Andrew Wheeler, a former congressional aide and lobbyist who has led the Environmental Protection Agency since his scandal-plagued predecessor resigned earlier this year, got President Donald Trump’s…

Drilling overwhelms agency protecting America’s lands

A flare burns on May 24, 2018 atop a drill pad on land near Carlsbad, N.M., that Wayne Smith leased for ranching before his death in October. The development covered…

Justice lawyers fail to halt Trump financial records release

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge denied the Justice Department’s efforts to halt legal proceedings in a case accusing President Donald Trump of violating the U.S. Constitution — opening the…

“They’re trying to dispirit you, and they’re trying to invigorate the Left.” Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “The American people are onto this. We see it, we hear it,…

‘We strongly support the Governor’s request and urge you to provide any and all emergency measures afforded by the approval of a disaster declaration’ Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. –…

Trump: Pledge for more career opportunities helped 6 million

WASHINGTON (AP) — Four months after signing an executive order creating the National Council for the American Worker, President Donald Trump announced Wednesday that more than 160 companies and organizations…

She’s the woman who just cannot fade into the night. By Matt Vespa Hillary Rodham Clinton still says she wants to be president when asked about 2020. Of course, why…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Committee on Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and House Committee on Energy and Commerce Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) issued the…

“A lot of my friends feel the same way. We ask ourselves, ‘Why would you vote Democrat?’” By Salena Zito ERIE, Pa. — Jason Vogel, a 40-year-old union steward for…

Efforts are underway to map the entire U.S.-Mexico Border using 3D software By Mary Scott Nabers Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — In 2018, the U.S. spent $22 billion on border security,…

Trump says new proposal will lower some US drug prices

WASHINGTON (AP) — Less than two weeks before the midterm elections, President Donald Trump on Thursday announced a plan to lower prices for some prescription drugs, saying it would stop…

China denies spying on Trump's phone, suggests he use Huawei

BEIJING (AP) — Taking a page from the U.S. president’s own playbook, China on Thursday denounced a U.S. newspaper report that it is listening to Donald Trump’s phone calls as…

The Latest: Trump says proposal will lower US drug prices

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s announcement on the cost of prescription drugs (all times local): Source: Business – The Eagle

Nearly 1/3 of Independent Voters — who’ll determine the closest elections — remain undecided Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — A new NBC-Wall Street Journal Poll finds that President Donald…

Here’s the breakdown on 5+ million votes already cast in the 2018 Mid-Term Elections Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — As of October 22nd, over 5 million votes have already…

He’s blunt, simple, willing to fight, and mistrustful of intellectuals By David Gelernter Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Democrats have no issues. The economy is booming and America’s…

Can Anti-Trump Hatred carry the House for Democrats? Michael Barone “I have some thoughts on ‘enthusiasm’ and the election,” tweeted Amy Walter, the Cook Political Report’s ace analyst of House…

“When I invited President Trump to visit Texas in July, I said keeping Texas red – from the top of the ballot to the bottom – is critical.” Texas Insider…

How Washington unleashed fossil-fuel exports and sold out on climate

The Trump White House has capitalized on fossil-fuel exports made possible by the Obama administration. Energy Secretary Rick Perry is shown here on Aug. 2, 2017 welcoming his predecessor, Ernest…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – (Conroe) – With the lack of coverage by the media, you may have missed the House of Representatives pass three important bills that will…