Earlier this week, Attorney General Ken Paxton filed a motion that asks the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to declare that the federal government is not in compliance with the Nuclear Waste Policy Act (NWPA).
Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) laboratory confirmed mosquito samples have tested positive for West Nile virus. The mosquito traps were collected from the 75048 zip code of Sachse and the 75243 zip code of Dallas.
In an ongoing effort to enhance state roadways and improve safety, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) approved a contract to add pavement width and overlay the pavement on FM 2728 between FM 429 and US 80.
Last week, Attorney General Ken Paxton announced an $18.5 million settlement with the Target Corporation to resolve a multistate investigation into the retail company's 2013 data breach.
Attorney General Ken Paxton recently announced that Texas will receive more than $2.2 million in a $33 million, 43-state settlement with pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson.
Congressman Jeb Hensarling released the following statement in observance of Memorial Day. Memorial Day reminds us that freedom is not free – it comes at an incredible cost. Memorial Day has become a time-honored tradition in America, dating back to the days of the Civil War, when groups of women decorated the graves of fallen soldiers.
General John Logan officially proclaimed the first Memorial Day on May 30, 1868, when flowers were placed on the graves of Union and Confederate soldiers at Arlington National Cemetery.
Governor Greg Abbott recently announced that the Office of the Governor’s Criminal Justice Division will provide $547,000 in funding to emergency shelters and residential facilities for support services to help reduce the number of high-needs children in foster care currently without placements.
Governor Greg Abbott today signed Senate Bill 7 (SB 7), which aims to crack down on inappropriate teacher-student relationships in Texas.
The law ensures that teachers who engage in an inappropriate relationship with a student will lose their teaching certification/license
Brookshire’s and Gatorade have partnered for the fifth consecutive year to help local emergency first responders throughout Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas stay hydrated as they work to keep communities safe this summer.
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will host a public meeting to solicit comments on the proposed construction of a new location road (FM 148 Bypass) from south of FM 3039 to US 175 in Crandall.
In an annual survey of hundreds of CEOs from across the United States conducted by Chief Executive, Texas has again been named the “Best State For Business” for 2017.