The Texas Health and Human Services Commission recently announced it is awarding up to $27.5 million in grant funds through two programs that support mental health services and projects for Texas.
Attorney General Ken Paxton announced today that the Child Exploitation Unit (CEU) of his office arrested 30-year-old Alberto Vazquez, of Austin, on one count of Online Solicitation of a Minor, a second-degree felony.
Vazquez allegedly sent sexually explicit messages to a person he thought was a 14-year-old girl, soliciting her to meet for sex.
As part of an effort to highlight Walmart’s failure to clarify the nature of its announced wage and benefit changes, Making Change at Walmart (MCAW) released the following fact sheet to ensure that local and national media is accurately stating that these wage and benefit changes do not apply to all employees.
Attorney General Ken Paxton today introduced a new comprehensive training video to educate and mobilize all Texans in the fight against human trafficking.
The Health and Human Services Commission recently announced the release of $47.7 million to begin improving the state’s inpatient psychiatric care system.
Governor Greg Abbott recently announced a new training program, in partnership with the SANS Institute, designed to encourage young women to become involved in the field of cybersecurity.
The partnership will focus on recruiting high school female students in Texas for GirlsGoCyberStart,
Attorney General Ken Paxton recently applauded the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to take up Texas’ redistricting case later this spring.
Last August, a three-judge panel of the U.S. District Court in San Antonio invalidated two of Texas’ 36 Congressional districts
Governor Greg Abbott recently sent a letter to Texas Education Agency (TEA)Commissioner Mike Morath directing him to take immediate steps to prepare an initial corrective action plan within the next seven days to reform special education in Texas.
Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced that his office obtained an Agreed Final Judgment and Permanent Injunction against Stop by Mart in San Antonio and its owner, Sung Kyu Choe, to halt the illegal sale of synthetic drugs.
Attorney General Ken Paxton today released the following statement on the death of Shelley Dahlberg, who served as the associate deputy attorney for civil litigation in the Texas attorney general’s office:
This January, National Blood Donor Month, the American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood donors of all blood types to make an appointment to give now and help address a winter blood donation shortage.
Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) is reporting the 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th and 18th flu related deaths in Dallas County for the 2017-2018 season.
Six of the patients were residents of Dallas and one patient was a resident of Garland. All patients had high risk health conditions and died after complications from the seasonal flu.