While some Texas Republicans avoid explicit discussions of race, the Texas GOP faces a diversity crisis that’s hard to ignore. – via @TexasTribune
Presidential candidate Julián Castro is calling for “immediate and significant” reduction in greenhouse gas emissions as part of his new climate plan. – via @TexasTribune
At least five people were killed and 21 others were injured in shootings near Midland and Odessa Saturday.
Former San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro said Tuesday he has met the polling threshold to qualify for the Democratic presidential debate in September. – via @TexasTribune
Julián Castro’s campaign will run an ad Wednesday on Fox News in Bedminster, N.J., connecting the president’s rhetoric to the recent attack in El Paso.
The revelation “increases the urgency I feel to help change this country so that it works for those who have been locked-out of – or locked-up in – this system.”
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Legislation blocking paid sick leave ordinances missed the deadline to be considered on the House floor. Now businesses are counting on the courts.
The Texas Senate unanimously voted to approve a bill expanding the state’s Compassionate Use Program to include such conditions as terminal cancer and ALS.
House Bill 3703 would add multiple sclerosis, epilepsy and spasticity to the list of debilitating medical conditions that qualify for cannabis oil.
Despite Beto O’Rourke’s splashy entry in the 2020 presidential field, Julián Castro says he’s getting “good traction with folks” in Iowa and New Hampshire.