Texas releases plan for how more than $209 million from Volkswagen settlement will be spent

A U.S. flag flutters in the wind above a Volkswagen dealership in Carlsbad, California, U.S. May 2, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Blake Texas wants to use more than $209 million from a…

“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…

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,…

Charges include Ballot Theft, Mail-In Ballot Fraud, Vote Harvesting & Illegal Voting. Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Kara Sands, Nueces County Clerk, had a direct and blunt message for the…

“Blow to leftist Democrats & pro-illegal alien advocates.” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “I definitely think that what we’ve got here is a good example that other states can…

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…

“Ensure Texans, Americans better choice for health coverage at affordable prices” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “The U.S. Supreme Court already admitted that an individual mandate without a tax…

Texas Supreme Court hears oral arguments in plastic bag ban case

Plastic bag bans in Texas are hanging in the balance following oral arguments in a state Supreme Court case Thursday morning. In the case Laredo Merchants Association v. The City…

Man Accused Of Sutherland Springs Church Shooting Should Not Have Been Allowed To Buy Guns Due To A Bad Conduct Discharge

Representatives of multiple agencies involved in Sunday’s church shooting in Sutherland Springs updated reporters Monday morning. There was evidence of a domestic family situation involving the suspect and his mother-in-law,…

26 Killed, Around 20 Injured From Church Shooting SE of San Antonio

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a church in Texas (all times local): 6:40 p.m. President Donald Trump says the deadly church shooting in Texas…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Leading a coalition of 16 states, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton yesterday filed an amicus brief in the Supreme Court supporting President Trump’s executive…

With the support of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, Judge Wayne Mack’s legal team defends the constitutionality of opening court with an invocation Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas–  Conroe, TX…

Ken Paxton Criminal Trial Has Been Delayed And Moved

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ A judge is postponing the criminal trial of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and is moving the case from the Republican’s hometown. The decision Thursday comes…

“We’re heartened by the president’s latest action.” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “President Trump’s Executive Order is a significant step toward sparing all of us from a potentially disastrous change…

Texas sues feds — including Rick Perry's agency — for failing to license nuclear waste facility

In a lawsuit filed Tuesday, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton accuses U.S. agencies of violating federal law by failing to license a nuclear waste repository in Nevada — a plan…

Insider’s ENERGY REPORT: Petroleum Industry News sends Mixed Signals By Alex Mills AUSTIN, Texas (Texas Insider Report) — The President, Congress, and the Texas Legislature all have been very active in implementing…

“Politics, not law, drove the shape of this country’s environmental regulations”   Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – “For the last eight years, politics, not law, drove the shape and character…

Federal Judge Tosses Securities & Exchange Commission Lawsuit Against Ken Paxton

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ A federal judge has dismissed the U.S. government’s securities fraud lawsuit against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, though the Republican still faces criminal charges of duping…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas –  EL PASO – Truckers Against Trafficking (TAT), the Texas Trucking Association (TTA), and Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton brought the trucking industry and law…