Paxton dodges questions after speech to sheriffs
Four days after becoming the subject of a criminal complaint, Republican attorney general candidate Ken Paxton spoke to the annual gathering of Sheriffs' Association of Texas without addressing the controversy Monday.
John Feehery: Republican Rubik's Cube
Putting together a governing political coalition is like figuring out a Rubik's Cube: To win, you have to get all the pieces to fit together.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Bob for Cobb ... but not that Bob
THE BALKY ELEVATOR at the Strand Theatre caused Bob Barr's Election Night party to have be moved to the old Theatre on the Square Tuesday evening - but that episode was emblematic of his campaign as a whole.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Palin urges grassroots at conservativesummit to support impeachment of Obama
Denver - Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin urged the grassroots Saturday to support her call for the impeachment of President Obama, imploring conservatives to push the idea with Congress.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Randy Delay Reunites With Don Young
Maybe he got sentimental reading the hundreds of pages of evidence and findings about his travels with Rep. Don Young , released last month by the House Ethics Committee.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
The Beaumont Enterprise
Ex-sheriff in Texas sentenced to 5 years in prison
Former Hidalgo County Sheriff Lupe Trevino walks past members of the media with his attorney Robert Yzaguirre after leaving the McAllen Federal Court building, Monday, April 14, 2014, in McAllen, Texas.
Republican Immigration Policy - That Was Then This is Now
Elizabet RodrA guez with her son and ten others set off from a perilous journey to escape poor economic conditions and an oppressive Latin American government.
DeLAY: Obamaa s misguided message on immigration
My experience with the immigration issue and the problems posed along the border go a lot farther back than my first political campaign.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
The Beaumont Enterprise
Texas judge charged with DWI showed badge, asked officers to let her go
Nora Longoria, a justice in the 13th Court of Appeals, was arrested on suspicion of DWI on July 12, 2014 in McAllen.
Courthouse News Service
Fired Prosecutor Sues Travis County, Texas
A former Travis County prosecutor claims in court that was fired in retaliation for reporting his boss's pressuring him to make untrue statements.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Tom DeLay: Crisis Proves Obama Is 'Open-Border President'
The recent crush of thousands of illegal immigrants into the United States is proof that Barack Obama is an "open-border president,'' former Republican House Majority Leader Tom DeLay says.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
John Feehery: How to win voters
Amid the Great Depression, Dale Carnegie's book, How To Win Friends and Influence People, was published by Simon & Schuster and went on to be one of the biggest-selling self-help books in history.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
DeLAY: Failed policy the real reason Obama skipped a border trip
In a funny way, you can totally understand why President Open Borders Obama decided in the end not to make the trip down to the border on his trip to Texas this week, to view for himself the failure of his immigration policy and the devastating results of his handiwork for Texas and the rest of the border states.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Attorney General candidate Sen. Ken Paxton speaks at the Republican State Convention June 6, 2014
A political candidate's troubles are supposed to be a gold mine for the opposition, but that has not been the case with state Sen. Ken Paxton , the Republican nominee for attorney general.
Crooks and Liars
I'm Terrified By These Zealots
Just a few days ago, the Supreme Court of the United States determined that American corporations are not only people; they are religious people.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Media darling Obama grouses about press coverage
Increasingly in recent days, President Obama has been griping that the media isn't covering his efforts to help middle class Americans.
LETTERS: Improve care for veterans
Pink Underwood's letter, "Veterans deserve better care" , regarding his experience with military health care indicates that the problems go back far before General Eric Shinseki's appointment to run the Department of Veterans' Affairs.