“Such a policy is inconsistent with the promises Republicans made to the voters.” Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “I do not believe we should be granting a path to…

Senators predicting a “free-for-all” debate By Gary Bauer Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Sen. John Cornyn recently said, “It sounds like Senator McConnell is just going to let people…

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…

At the heart of Texas’ reforms is redemption & opportunity for 2nd chances By Rep. Jerry Madden Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Criminal justice reform may wind up being the…

On ABC ‘This Week’: ‘We’re going to get the economy roaring back again, improve pay, increase jobs, and make America more competitive in the global economy… This will benefit hardworking American families,…

‘The simple truth is that the Senate bill will lower tax bills on millions of working-class Americans. It will lower taxes, not raise them, on the working class . .…

‘It’s a victory for American families and for our country and for our standing in the world. So when we begin our conversations with the House, let’s take care to…

By threatening to shut down the government, Democrats jeopardize the future of DACA recipients. Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – On the Senate floor, U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) urged…

“I think Lt. Gov. Patrick believes there’s a good chance a rival can unseat Sen. Seliger.” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — When Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick unveiled the list of…

Recapping The U.S. Senate’s Approval Of Federal Tax Reform Legislation

WASHINGTON (AP) _ The Latest on the GOP tax bill (all times local): Noon Protesters are making their voices heard in New York City as President Donald Trump visits for…

‘It cuts tax rates across the board, reducing the burden on American job creators and middle-class families alike. It’s been estimated that folks back in my home state of Texas…

‘We want to provide every incentive to bring that money here to make those investments here and to create jobs here.’ Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today U.S. Senator…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Attorney General Ken Paxton today reaffirmed his support for President Trump’s nominations of Texas Supreme Court Justice Don Willett and former Texas Solicitor General…

 ‘This is indeed a good day for the families who will benefit from this additional money in their paycheck, from the increased standard of living that they will enjoy, and…

Letter follows recent study done on the quality of care at VA medical centers Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and John Cornyn (R-Texas) sent…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today released the following statement on the successful settlement in the lawsuit filed against the federal Bureau of Land…

Re-election Campaign Demonstrates Overwhelming Support of Grassroots Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Dan Patrick, Texas Lieutenant Governor, announced three key re-election endorsements today: “I am proud to announce I…

Recap: Trump, Hurricane Harvey and other key topics of #TribFest17

The 2017 Texas Tribune Festival kicked off Friday with a conversation between Texas Tribune CEO Evan Smith and U.S. Sen. Al Franken and concluded Sunday with Sens. Ted Cruz and…

50+ inches of rainfall, 130,000+ residences lost, and 500,000+ vehicles damaged or destroyed By Sens. John Cornyn & Ted Cruz Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — By now, we all…

Post-Harvey, Houston officials hope Congress is up for funding Ike Dike

HOUSTON — Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner on Tuesday gave his strongest endorsement to date for constructing a physical coastal barrier to protect the region from deadly storm surge during hurricanes. Though such a barrier system would not…