Cruz Sounds Like He's Running In 2016 Firebrand Sen. Ted Cruz is sounding increasingly like he's made up his mind to run for president in 2016.
City Guide to HoustonHere's a quick and easy guide to Houston, the nation's fourth largest city and the largest city in Texas.
House Chairman: Obama's $3.7 Billion Border Request 'Too Much Money'President Barack Obama's $3.7 billion emergency request for the border crisis is too big and the House won't approve it, the chairman of the House committee that controls spending said Friday.
Dem Rep: I Want Obama To See Face Of Guatemalan Boy Who Died Crossing BorderA Texas Democratic lawmaker is calling on President Barack Obama to visit the U.S.-Mexico border to personally see what the unaccompanied immigrant children are going through.
Humanitarian Crisis At Border Increasingly Becoming Political Liability For ObamaFor President Barack Obama, the humanitarian crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border is increasingly becoming a political liability, giving Republicans a fresh opportunity to question his administration's competence and complicating the debate over the nation's fractured immigration laws.
White House: Obama Has No Plans To Visit Border While In Texas Next WeekThe White House says President Barack Obama is not planning to visit the U.S.-Mexico border while he is in Texas next week for Democratic fundraisers.
Gohmert: US Will Become 'Third World Nation' If Feds Don't Enforce Immigration LawsRep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, warns that the United States will become a third world nation if the federal government does not enforce its immigration laws.
Pelosi: 'We Have A Moral Responsibility To Address This In A Dignified Way'President Barack Obama will seek more than $2 billion to respond to the flood of immigrants illegally entering the U.S. through the Rio Grande Valley area of Texas and ask for new powers to deal with returning immigrant children apprehended while traveling without their parents, a White House official said Saturday.
Pelosi: Little Hope For Immigration ReformHouse Minority Leader visited a Border Patrol facility in Texas that holds unaccompanied children.
Texas Man Gets Life in Prison For Killing 4 in Md. Prosecutors say a Texas man will spend the rest of his life in prison after being convicted of fatally shooting four people, including two toddlers, in Maryland.
Homeland Secretary: 'There Is No Free Pass' For Immigrant ChildrenThe U.S. government is preparing to open a new facility in rural New Mexico to hold hundreds of unaccompanied children arriving from Central America as state officials call on federal authorities to do more to stop the migration.
Brewer To Obama: 'Dangerous And Unconscionable' To Send Illegal Immigrant Families From Texas To ArizonaCalling it dangerous and unconscionable, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer on Monday sent a letter to President Barack Obama criticizing reports that immigration officials sent migrant families from Texas to Arizona, later dropping them off at Greyhound stations in Phoenix and Tucson.
2 Boys Share National Spelling Bee TitleSriram Hathwar and Ansun Sujoe were declared co-winners after judges nearly run out of championship words.
Cruz: 'I Have Responsibility To Assess Firsthand Current And Future Military Threats That Could Jeopardize Our Safety'U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas will visit Ukraine this month and meet with leaders of the protest movement that forced out the country's pro-Russian president.
Cruz: Obama 'Is The Most Lawless President' In The Nation's HistoryTea Party favorite condemned the Affordable Care Act and the Obama administration before a crowd of about 1,000 Utah Republicans.