Following a ruling last month that Texas was violating a law designed to ease voter registration, a federal judge ordered the state to submit a plan to fix it.
Two years ago, Texas won a case blocking an immigration policy just one letter different from DACA.
The office of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is suing to fight DACA, which protects hundreds of thousands of immigrants nationwide from deportation.
Democrat Pete Gallego will make a formal announcement about running for the State Senate District 19 seat in the coming weeks.
Gutierrez is running for Texas Senate District 19, a Democratic-leaning San Antonio district that overlaps with his own.
Julián Castro, former mayor of San Antonio and a fixture in Texas Democratic politics, said this week he has "every interest" in running for president in 2020.
State Sen. Carlos Uresti's criminal fraud trial has entered its third week. The case could hinge on the testimony of one of Uresti's former legal clients.
Austin and Dallas are among 20 North American cities being considered for a second headquarters for Amazon.
House Speaker Joe Straus on Wednesday praised Alabamians for voting against Roy Moore and tied the implications of that vote to next year’s Texas elections.
Ruth Simmons thought she was done leading colleges after she retired from Brown University. Five years later, she's back to lead Prairie View A&M.