O’Rourke also wouldn’t rule out challenging U.S. Sen. John Cornyn in 2020.
The money will be used to build a new operating and maintenance facility for transportation serving people with disabilities.
The state’s two U.S. senators are likely to play pivotal roles in what is expected to be a politically explosive confirmation process.
President Donald Trump said he would nominate former Bexar County Sheriff Susan Pamerleau as U.S. Marshal for the Western District of Texas.
“The public demands that we act,” U.S. Sen. John Cornyn said at a bipartisan meeting Wednesday at the White House on gun violence.
The U.S. government shut down early Saturday morning after Congress and the president could not come to an agreement on how to continue funding.
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.
The Trump administration is guaranteeing Texas $135 million to continue helping more than 450,000 uninsured children and pregnant women if Congress doesn’t renew authorization for the Children’s Health Insurance Program.
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.
The sunset clause would require the United States, Mexico, and Canada to renew NAFTA 2.0 in five years or accept its termination.