Trump’s performance alongside Putin Monday is drawing sharp reactions from some Texans in Congress and muted ones from others.
The state’s two U.S. senators are likely to play pivotal roles in what is expected to be a politically explosive confirmation process.
The family separations crisis quickly emerged as the top issue at the state Democratic biennial convention in Fort Worth.
The action comes after days of outcry about families being torn apart. Meanwhile, members of Congress are working on legislation to address the issue.
The Wichita Falls native’s departure comes after a year of escalating tensions between Tillerson and President Donald Trump.
Dozens of women from Texas are running for Congress this year, prompting predictions that the state will elect the first freshman female to a full term in Congress in 22 years.
The lead tax writer in the U.S. House said he considers sending the tax overhaul to Trump’s desk Wednesday as among the best moments of his life.
Texans in Congress are set to face a dizzying docket of legislation in the coming days, ranging from a tax overhaul to children’s health insurance.
After back-and-forth sniping and a divided vote on a bill to help hurricane victims, the Texas delegation declared they’re unified on the issue.
On that fateful day in 2001, Texans now in Congress were scattered across Washington, D.C. in buildings feared as potential targets for a terrorist attack.