KDBC | Local 4 News http://www.kdbc.com/feeds/politics.rss en First on CNN: Christie's interview with investigators http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/first-cnn-christies-interview-investigators <p>The first news report linking his top aides to an alleged political payback scheme to close lanes on the George Washington Bridge made Chris Christie &quot;sick to his stomach,&quot; the New Jersey governor told investigators, according to a ne</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/first-cnn-christies-interview-investigators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics National News Tue, 15 Apr 2014 01:21:13 +0000 krecede 40424 at http://www.kdbc.com Bill Clinton parodies wife's epic photo http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/bill-clinton-parodies-wifes-epic-photo <p>In a photo posted from Bill Clinton&#39;s Twitter account just after midnight on Tuesday, the former President is sitting in a military airplane, reading some kind of device and sporting a pair of sunglasses.</p> <p> Look familiar?</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/bill-clinton-parodies-wifes-epic-photo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics National News Tue, 01 Apr 2014 15:10:31 +0000 alitton 39599 at http://www.kdbc.com A big idea, with a big price tag http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/big-idea-big-price-tag <p>Property taxes are easy to hate, and Texas property taxes are high enough to turn this civic irritation into a full-blown political issue.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/big-idea-big-price-tag" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics Statewide News Fri, 28 Mar 2014 14:52:40 +0000 alitton 39369 at http://www.kdbc.com Internal probe: Christie doesn't recall being informed of traffic jams http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/internal-probe-christie-doesnt-recall-being-informed-traffic-jams <p>A top appointee of Chris Christie apparently told another official that he informed the New Jersey governor about the now-infamous traffic tie ups near the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee last year as they were occurring, according to a re</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/internal-probe-christie-doesnt-recall-being-informed-traffic-jams" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics National News Thu, 27 Mar 2014 23:41:19 +0000 krecede 39327 at http://www.kdbc.com Wendy Davis to appear in El Paso Wednesday http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/wendy-davis-appear-el-paso-wednesday <p>Wendy Davis, the Democratic candidate vying for Governor of Texas against Republican challenger Greg Abbott will make a campaign stop in the Borderland on Wednesday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/wendy-davis-appear-el-paso-wednesday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics Local News Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:00:00 +0000 alitton 39226 at http://www.kdbc.com Abbott, Davis point fingers over equal pay http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/abbott-davis-point-fingers-over-equal-pay <p>In the latest iteration of the fight over women&#39;s issues in the Texas governor&rsquo;s race, Republican Attorney General <a href="http://www.texastribune.org/directory/greg-abbott/">Greg Abbott</a> and his Democratic opponent, state S</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/abbott-davis-point-fingers-over-equal-pay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics Statewide News Thu, 20 Mar 2014 17:28:31 +0000 alitton 38861 at http://www.kdbc.com Election Day: Sample ballots, polling locations http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/election-day-sample-ballots-polling-locations <p>In a highly Democrat County, El Pasoans may be making their final choice for candidate during the primary election Tuesday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/election-day-sample-ballots-polling-locations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics Local News Tue, 04 Mar 2014 11:00:00 +0000 alitton 37762 at http://www.kdbc.com Jan Brewer vetoes controversial bill http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/jan-brewer-vetoes-controversial-bill <p>Arizona Governor Jan Brewer announced tonight that she has vetoed controversial Senate Bill 1062.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/jan-brewer-vetoes-controversial-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics National News Thu, 27 Feb 2014 02:21:34 +0000 mgonzalez 37557 at http://www.kdbc.com Fort Bliss reacts to possible cuts to U.S. Army http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/fort-bliss-reacts-possible-cuts-us-army <p>The U.S. Army could soon see some big cuts.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/fort-bliss-reacts-possible-cuts-us-army" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics Local News National News Tue, 25 Feb 2014 08:07:50 +0000 arasta 37499 at http://www.kdbc.com Lyda Ness-Garcia, candidate for Texas Representative allegedly attacked in Kern Place home http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/lyda-ness-garcia-candidate-texas-representative-allegedly-attacked-kern-place-home <p>The El Paso Police Department has confirmed&nbsp;it is&nbsp;investigating an alleged assault that took place at the home of Lyda Ness-Garcia, candidate for Texas State Representative in District 77 on Monday morning.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/lyda-ness-garcia-candidate-texas-representative-allegedly-attacked-kern-place-home" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics Local News Tue, 25 Feb 2014 00:13:55 +0000 alitton 37477 at http://www.kdbc.com