Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative John Culberson (TX-07), Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, and Science (CJS), issued the following statement about a letter…

Democrats begin to speak out about fear that Pelosi’s presence imperils their ability to win House majority in November Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “People pretend that it isn’t a…

Hurricane Harvey becomes focal point in Houston-area races for Congress

Jeremy Boutor removes personal items on an air mattress from his home in a neighborhood along Eldridge Parkway, flooded by waters released from Addicks Reservoir on Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017,…

Cornyn Statement on the Passing of Senator John McCainU.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) released the following statement after Senator John McCain (R-AZ) passed away today: “Today the nation lost a…

Trump Should Stand Firm Against Illegals By John & Andy Schlafly The timing is suspicious for this media campaign about separating children from parents. And Democrat critics have not provided…

Potential “Censure Resolution” will Define Texas’ GOP Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Historically, state political conventions come and go with little consequence — other than a few embarrassing headlines…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – (HOUSTON, TX) – Texans for Dan Patrick issued a statement today following a press release by out-going House Speaker Joe Straus regarding his involvement…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Texas House Speaker Joe Straus on Wednesday established a workgroup of House members to recommend additional steps to prevent and eradicate sexual harassment in…

“A champion for children & families… not only for his district, but the entire state” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “I’m proud of the steps we’ve taken to protect…

Congressman Bill Flores Comments After Paul Ryan’s Announcement And Mark Zuckerberg’s Testimony

News release from Congressman Bill Flores following House Speaker Paul Ryan’s announcement that he is not running for re-election: “Under Paul Ryan’s leadership as Speaker, we have been able to…

Ryan touches down at Southwest during fund-raising trip

DALLAS (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan stopped by Southwest Airlines Monday during a fund-raising trip to Texas to tout benefits of the new tax law and talk about modernizing…

Costco, Dollar Tree increase employees pay after Trump Tax Cut benefits Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — When business leaders feel good about the future, real people reap real benefits.…

Trump, Canada's Trudeau talk trade and NAFTA in phone call

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a remarkably public confrontation, House Speaker Paul Ryan and other Republican allies of President Donald Trump are pleading with him to back away from his threatened…

Trump, Ryan face off in rare public GOP clash over tariffs

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a remarkably public confrontation, House Speaker Paul Ryan and other Republican allies of President Donald Trump pleaded with him Monday to back away from his threatened…

Democrat Party officials increasing fear money, infrastructure for 2018 Elections lacking Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Republican National Committee and their House & Senate Re-Election Committees — as well…

Ryan tweets about a $1.50 paycheck boost, then deletes it

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan has highlighted on Twitter a school secretary benefiting from the Republican tax overhaul, then deleted the tweet after online criticism that he is…

Companies immediately announce employees raises House Speaker Paul Ryan Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Republicans made a promise to you that, if elected, we would pass historic tax reform,…

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…

“We’ve seen that the number of deaths resulting from drug overdoses have quadrupled since 1999.” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “The statistics aren’t good. I’ve read that approximately 126…

Local Reaction To Texas House Leaders Not Running For Re-Election in 2018

Courtesy photos of state representatives (L-R) John Raney and Kyle Kacal. Wednesday’s announcements by Texas house speaker Joe Straus and house state affairs committee chairman Byron Cook that they are…