Senator John Cornyn has released a statement explaining his stance on Wednesday’s planned certification of state’s election results and why he does not plan to object to the certification of the results.
Senator Bryan Hughes, R-Mineola, Chairman of the Senate Committee on State Affairs, and Representative James B. Frank, R-Wichita Falls, Chairman of the House Committee on Human Services, today filed joint legislation aimed at reducing the cycle of trauma that many children experience in foster care
Here are the races you’ll see on your ballot, either in early voting or on election day. East Texas (KLTV/KTRE) - Here are the races you’ll see on your ballot, either in early voting or on election day.
Beginning Tuesday, the Supreme Court is slated to hear arguments on whether or not DACA was terminated lawfully or not. In Nacogdoches, two separate events will raise awareness on DACA and other immigration issues. 'Dreamers' and an immigration attorney talk about their concerns.
Texas voters are about to weigh in on 10 proposed amendments to the state constitution, which deal with everything from retiring law enforcement animals to the state’s tax code. Voters in three state House districts will also participate in special elections to fill empty seats.
House lawmakers are expected to speak with the East Texas Now news desk on Oct. 16 to discuss controversy in the Texas House of Representatives following the release of a secret recording of a conversation between the House Speaker and a conservative activist.
Heading off the prospect of everyone in Texas being able to call themselves a plumber, Gov. Greg Abbott extended the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners and its licensing law until 2021 Thursday via an executive order.
This week marked the passage of Senate Bill 1978, known as the ‘Save Chick-fil-A bill.'State Sen. Bryan Hughes, R-Mineola, who authored the bill, stopped by the East Texas Now desk Thursday to discuss the law and religious freedom.