After anti-wall website launches on the border, Texas Farm Bureau fires off cease-and-desist letter

A group of Texans that has opened up a new front in the battle against President Donald Trump’s proposed wall on the southern border have already prompted one interest group to…

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…

April was best month in history for U.S. Budget, CBO figures show Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — With a surging American economy driving Federal Tax Receipts up 13% compared…

Environmental groups ask feds to protect threatened West Texas lizard

Over the objections of the oil and gas industry, two environmental groups are asking the federal government to protect a tiny West Texas reptile amid the failure of a state-crafted…

“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…

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…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Governor Greg Abbott today issued the following statement after the announcement from U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen that the federal government will…

Joins Sen. Lee in support of First Amendment Defense Act  Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) released the following statement regarding his support for the…

Congress shouldn’t mess with Medicare Part D success that 40 million seniors depend on By Kenneth E. Thorpe Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congress just passed a new budget deal to fund the federal…

Schools, ISD’s routinely use Facebook as Key Classroom Component of “Personalized Learning” By Emmett McGroarty & Jame Robbins Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Americans appear to be grasping, belatedly, that…

New law does not violate the Constitution & prevents Texas from becoming a Sanctuary for Criminal Aliens who endanger the public By Hans A. von Spakovsky Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON,…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Leading a coalition of 18-states, Attorney General Ken Paxton today filed a friend-of-the-court brief supporting the Trump administration’s lawsuit against California over state laws that…

How Donald Trump's border wall fared in the $1.3 trillion spending bill he just signed

After flirting with the prospect of vetoing an omnibus spending bill because it fell short of funding for his proposed border wall, President Donald Trump on Friday eventually gave the…

Supreme Court limits reach of tax crime statute

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is making it harder for the federal government to use a section of the tax law to convict someone of a crime. Source: Business…

A media giant in the balance: AT&T antitrust trial kicks off

NEW YORK (AP) — On Monday, AT&T squares off against the federal government in a trial that could shape how you get — and how much you pay for —…

Report: Major Texas industrial facilities rank first nationally in illegal water pollution

About half of Texas’ major industrial facilities released illegal levels of pollution into rivers, lakes and other waterways over a 21-month period ending September 2017, according to a new report…

Ag Department kills animal welfare rule for organic meat

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — New rules, decades in the making, that would have required organic meat and egg producers to abide by stricter animal welfare standards were withdrawn by…

Watch Video HERE: “They’re saying, ‘We Don’t Care.’ Their acts are actually Acts of Secession.” Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “Those in California who advocate getting in the way…

Federal government may fight alongside Texas in water dispute, U.S. Supreme Court rules

Editor’s note: This story has been updated with a statement from Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton. In the fight against New Mexico over the critical Rio Grande water supply, Texas…

Democrat Leader Slams ICE for Arresting ‘Hard-Working, Law-Abiding’ Illegal Aliens Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “The Trump Administration’s raids were a shocking abuse of law enforcement power. Yet again, the…