‘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. –…

Hispanic & Latino interest is low, and individual races outlook may be even worse for Democrats. Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — As Democrat officials, party operatives and their 3rd-party organizations…

Supports Army Corps proposal to construct the Coastal Spine  Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) issued the following statement of support upon the U.S. Army Corps of…

‘Then you have former Attorney General Eric Holder… He said instead, ‘when they go low, we kick them.’ That’s what the new Democratic Party is all about.’ Texas Insider Report:…

‘There will be plenty of time for senators to get briefed on the FBI background investigation should they choose to do so before we vote. I think that’s what we…

Army Corps set to propose hurricane protection plan for Houston

A “coastal spine,” also called the Ike Dike, pictured here, is among several storm barrier concepts the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers may recommend for the Houston area. Graphic by…

‘This has been self-serving for our friends across the aisle who have already committed to oppose the nomination, no matter what.’ Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, DC – Today on the…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued the following statement after the Trump administration announced it had reached a new trilateral trade agreement with Mexico…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and John Cornyn (R-Texas) released the following statements after their bill, the National Cybersecurity Preparedness Consortium Act, unanimously passed…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – (HOUSTON, Texas) – U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and John Cornyn (R-Texas) today released the following statements after Secretary of the Army Mark Esper…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) released the following statement calling on Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) to condemn the increasingly abusive tactics by…

‘Running for president is no excuse for violating the rules of the Senate or of confidentiality of the documents that we are privy to.’ Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, DC –…

“Its hard to take it seriously when every single one of our colleagues in the Senate Judiciary Committee on the Democratic side have announced their opposition to this nominee even…

‘I am disappointed that despite his exemplary qualifications and outstanding record, so many of our colleagues across the aisle have announced their opposition even before he was nominated.’ Texas Insider…

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…

Tours Fort Hood, visits with Soldiers and receives update on operations and training occurring on base and around the world Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – (KILLEEN, Texas) – U.S.…

Trump unveils major rollback of Obama's Clean Power Plan

The Big Brown power plant in Fairfield, Texas Robert W. Hart The Trump administration on Tuesday unveiled a plan that will drastically curtail an Obama-era regulation that would’ve required states…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and John Cornyn (R-Texas) sent a letter to Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson today urging the Air…

Sen. Schumer, 2009: ‘It is the judicial record, more than speeches and statements, more than personal background, that most accurately measures how modest a judicial nominee will be.’ Texas Insider…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) released the following statement after Chairman Grassley announced that the Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on Judge…