House Speaker Dennis Bonnen altered his party’s near-term agenda in service of the GOP’s long-term political project: Power. Will it work?
Republicans who are repelled by people like Rinaldi have a problem: They depend on the votes of the people who cheer him on.
A measure proposed in the special session would ban physicians from providing almost all abortions.
Representative Briscoe Cain wants to slash taxes and government spending on social services, but he’d like $35 million for a home district problem.
A sweeping anti-abortion bill leaves prosecutors wide discretion over who is charged for unlawful abortions.
Feeding Texas is now collecting donations to help pay off school lunch debts and encourage schools to adopt more generous meal policies.