Texas A&M Alumnus Rick Perry Visits The RELLIS Campus

Former Texas governor and current U.S. energy secretary Rick Perry paid a visit to his alma mater Friday. During a stop on the A&M system’s RELLIS campus, Perry says he…

Beware of mailers questioning your Elected Officials Record on 2nd Amendment Rights Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Texas Primary Season is upon us, and in the increasingly dirty world…

“The Pro-Life Bill we passed this last Legislative Session was more conservative than the bill Wendy Davis filibustered a couple years ago — and yes, we did defund Planned Parenthood.…

WASHINGTON—U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) released this statement after Congress passed the Bipartisan Budget Act, including nearly $90 billion in funding available for relief efforts following natural disasters like Hurricane…

Year in review offers a look at the triumphs, challenges of 2017 Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Governor Greg Abbott today released his 2nd “Report to the People of…

Record Crowd At B/CS Chamber Of Commerce Economic Outlook Conference

A record crowd attending Wednesday’s Bryan/College Station chamber of commerce annual economic outlook conference received a pep talk on how well things are going. Jim Gaines, the chief economist at…

UPDATE: Capture Of Bryan Murder Suspect Who Is January’s DPS Fugitive Of The Month

Update, January 25 2018: Photo of Frankie Lee Bell Jr. from https://jailsearch.brazoscountytx.gov/JailSearch/default.aspx Three days after his 30th birthday, a Houston man is arrested on charges of murdering two Bryan men…

Puerto Rico warns of 11 percent GDP drop in new fiscal plan

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico’s governor submitted a revised fiscal plan Thursday that estimates the U.S. Caribbean territory’s economy will shrink by 11 percent and its population…

Governor Abbott Wants To Cap Local Property Tax Increases

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has unveiled a plan to cut property taxes, hoping to make the proposal a centerpiece of his re-election campaign despite its…

Candidate For Texas Governor Appealing Removal From This Year’s Ballot

SAN ANGELO, Texas (AP) _ A woman seeking the 2018 Democratic nomination for Texas governor has failed weeks before the primary election because her $3,750 filing fee check bounced. The…

Governor Abbott Announces Law Enforcement Day Grants To Purchase Rifle Resistant Vests

On law enforcement appreciation day, Governor Abbott announced $23 million dollars in grant money will be spent on bulletproof vests. More than $350,000 dollars for 399 rifle resistant, body armor…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Governor Abbott today proclaimed January 2018 as Human Trafficking Prevention Month in Texas. In addition to issuing this proclamation, Governor Abbott encouraged all Texans to…

Lake Wobegon: A place where all the men are strong, the women good looking, and the children are above average. Garrison Keeler, A Prairie Home Companion By Marc L. Flaster…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick announced the appointment of Steven Alvis, of Houston, to the Texas Facilities Commission today. Upon making the announcement the lieutenant…

Option Could Help Many Dealing With Damaged Property Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas –Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick issued the following statement today informing residents with damaged homes and businesses in…

December 14 was Deadline for Appointments to Commission Established in August Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas –Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick called on Texas House Speaker Joe Straus today to announce…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas –In a positive step and a victory for the people of Texas, the Texas Transportation Commission voted yesterday to scrap the toll element of the…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Attorney General Ken Paxton applauded Texas Supreme Court Justice Don Willett’s confirmation to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit. President Trump…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Leading an 11-state coalition, Attorney General Ken Paxton yesterday filed a friend-of-the-court brief with a U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia in…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Attorney General Ken Paxton today filed a friend-of-the-court brief with the U.S. Supreme Court against the state of California’s attempt to revive the unlawful…