State Representative Naomi Gonzalez sentenced for DWI

Current Texas State Representative Naomi Gonzalez, who is the lame duck representative for Texas House District 76 was sentenced to fifteen days in the Travis County Jail for DWI Friday morning. Her sentence begins immediately.

Newcomer faces underdog hoping for a political comeback

EL PASO — In a modest office in east central El Paso, former state Rep.

Mayor Oscar Leeser to deliver State of the City Address

Mayor Oscar Leeser will be delivering his state of the city address Wednesday, 11:30 am at the Convention Center. In his first public speech since being elected in May, Mayor Leeser is expected to talk about economic progress.

First on CNN: Christie's interview with investigators

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 "sick to his stomach," the New Jersey governor told investigators, according to a ne

Bill Clinton parodies wife's epic photo

In a photo posted from Bill Clinton'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. Look familiar?

A big idea, with a big price tag

Property taxes are easy to hate, and Texas property taxes are high enough to turn this civic irritation into a full-blown political issue.

Internal probe: Christie doesn't recall being informed of traffic jams

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

Wendy Davis to appear in El Paso Wednesday

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.

Abbott, Davis point fingers over equal pay

In the latest iteration of the fight over women's issues in the Texas governor’s race, Republican Attorney General Greg Abbott and his Democratic opponent, state S

Election Day: Sample ballots, polling locations

In a highly Democrat County, El Pasoans may be making their final choice for candidate during the primary election Tuesday.

Jan Brewer vetoes controversial bill

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer announced tonight that she has vetoed controversial Senate Bill 1062.

Fort Bliss reacts to possible cuts to U.S. Army

The U.S. Army could soon see some big cuts.

Lyda Ness-Garcia, candidate for Texas Representative allegedly attacked in Kern Place home

The El Paso Police Department has confirmed it is 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.

UT/TT poll: Abbott holds 11-point lead over Davis

After what are shaping up to be easy primary wins in March for the leading gubernatorial candidates, Republican Greg Abbott starts the general election race for governor with an 11-point lead over Democrat Wendy Davis, according to the latest U

In primaries, political issues trump state issues

The people who want to run the state government certainly care a lot about making sure Texas has enough water, about handling transportation iss