A federal judge temporarily blocked a Trump administration policy under which Gov. Greg Abbott opted out of accepting refugees in Texas.
Proposed state changes would create a new scoring system to fast-track expansion of high-performing charters while keeping others from opening new schools.
Abbott said the state and nonprofit organizations should concentrate resources on those already here.
Retiring U.S. Rep Will Hurd’s moderate profile and disagreements with President Donald Trump may loom large over the primary to succeed him.
Julián Castro endorsed Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren for president four days after ending his own bid for the White House.
Congress on Tuesday reached an agreement with the Trump administration on a new North American free trade deal, a vital pact for Texas businesses.
University of Texas researchers concluded most passages in the 2019 STAAR reading and writing exams fell within or below the test’s grade level.
Last year, the Texas congressional delegation had six chairmanships in the U.S. House. Now it only has one.
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Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg began advertising his presidential campaign on broadcast television in Texas markets, including San Antonio.
Henry Cuellar, who has served in Congress since 2004, is being challenged in the primary by a former intern who is running on a progressive platform.