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Texas’ small-business owners tap patience and experts to navigate coronavirus relief options

April 6, 2020Kevin Richie anticipated a busy March for his Austin-based lighting rental company. After all, it was time for the city's annual South...

Texas’ shuttered businesses, laid-off workers and overwhelmed hospitals among beneficiaries of coronavirus relief bill

March 26, 2020WASHINGTON — It took a pandemic to get Democratic and Republican senators to work together.It is a testament to COVID-19's devastating impact...

Julián Castro spars with Democratic front-runner Joe Biden during party’s second presidential debate

July 31, 2019DETROIT — Presidential candidate Julián Castro of San Antonio sharply criticized his party's frontrunner for the Democratic nomination, former Vice President Joe...

Pierce Bush, grandson of George H.W. Bush, is considering running for Congress in his grandfather’s old district

April 16, 2019WASHINGTON – A number of West Houston political insiders are abuzz at the prospect that Pierce Bush, the Houston-based CEO of Big...

Former U.S. Rep. Ralph Hall dies

March 7, 2019WASHINGTON — Former U.S. Rep. Ralph M. Hall, 95, died Thursday, according to the congressman's successor.Hall was one of the last conservative...

MJ Hegar is considering challenging John Cornyn in 2020; Will Wendy Davis run?

February 12, 2019WASHINGTON — Military veteran MJ Hegar, a former U.S. House candidate, is seriously considering a run for the Democratic nomination to take...

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn has nearly $6 million ready for his Texas re-election campaign

January 31, 2019WASHINGTON - U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, will begin his campaign for a fourth term with hefty campaign funds. Cornyn had $5.8 million...

Former Texas Republican Party chair leaving White House to work on John Cornyn’s campaign

January 30, 2019WASHINGTON — After two years serving in the Trump White House, a former Texas GOP chairman is coming home. Steve Munisteri, a longtime...

Governor, top Texans in Congress ask Trump not to raid Harvey aid for border wall

January 15, 2019WASHINGTON — Nearly two-dozen high profile Texas officeholders sent President Trump a letter Tuesday imploring him not to use Hurricane Harvey relief...

Texas Republican pushes back against idea of military building border wall

January 8, 2019WASHINGTON — One of the most influential Texas Republicans in Congress, U.S. Rep. Mac Thornberry, pushed back against a notion floating around...

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