From CBS News: Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Monday told Austin’s sheriff that her jail would become the first in the state to lose taxpayer money over so-called “sanctuary cities” policies unless she reverses plans to curtail working with federal immigration authorities by February.
The governor said he’ll help North Carolina defend House Bill 2: Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is vowing to work with North Carolina to defend the state’s “bathroom law.” “I am working with the governor of North Carolina, and we are going to fight back,” Abbott, a former state attorney general, told delegates at the Texas […]
Texas Republican Governor Greg Abbott is leading the charge at the Supreme Court to challenge the Obama administration’s immigration policies, which he and other states allege is rewriting of the U.S. Constitution related to immigration. Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott said that the U.S. Constitution will be “completely rewritten” if the Supreme Court sides with […]
Texas is not too happy about the proposed slash in funding for drone surveillance of the border. Photo by North Charleston
Texas Republican Governor Greg Abbott, similar to other governors, said that the screening process for Syrian refugees must be vetted and detailed to prevent terrorists from gaining refugee status in the U.S.
More than 300 conservative activists came together this past weekend in Ft. Worth, Texas for the annual RedState Gathering, and came away mostly encouraged that the movement is still on the right track despite recent election setbacks for some Tea Party candidates. The event kicked off Thursday night with a barbecue dinner hosted by Texas […]
WASHINGTON — Wendy Davis’s gubernatorial campaign is struggling mightily, and barely registered any news on the one-year anniversary of her pro-abortion filibuster in the Texas legislature. Reuters reported that she was the “brightest star in the U.S. political universe when she donned pink tennis shoes and launched a one-woman, 10-hour filibuster against abortion restrictions that […]
1/27/2017 - Austin, a ‘Sanctuary City’, could be Punished for Sanctuary Status
5/13/2016 - Texas Gov. Abbott says He’ll Defend North Carolina-Type Law on Bathrooms
4/22/2016 - Texas Governor Abbott: If SCOTUS Rules in Favor of Obama on Immigration, That Means They Rewrote the Constitution
2/2/2016 - Texas Asks Homeland Security to Not Cut Funding on Drone Surveillance on the Border
11/16/2015 - Texas puts a Halt to Syrian Refugee Program
1/31/2015 - Texas: February 2nd is ‘Chris Kyle Day’
8/11/2014 - Conservatives Gather, Grumble in Texas
7/3/2014 - Wendy Davis, of Abortion Filibuster Fame, Struggles in Texas Governor’s Race