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Federal Judge Requires Feds to Continue Deportations Despite Biden Pause

Federal Judge Requires Feds to Continue Deportations Despite Biden Pause

Hayden Sparks 17 hours ago
The court found that the federal government is required to enforce immigration law.
Carbon, Texas Becomes 20th ‘Sanctuary City for the Unborn’

Carbon, Texas Becomes 20th ‘Sanctuary City for the Unborn’

Isaiah Mitchell February 25, 2021
The town opted to outlaw abortion within its city limits by a unanimous vote.
Abbott Presses for ERCOT Reform, Grid ‘Winterization’ in Televised Address

Abbott Presses for ERCOT Reform, Grid ‘Winterization’ in Televised Address

Brad Johnson February 24, 2021
In a brief statewide address, Governor Greg Abbott highlighted three action items for the state in response to the recent winter weather blackouts.
Texas Grid Was 4 Minutes and 37 Seconds from a Statewide Blackout, Per ERCOT

Texas Grid Was 4 Minutes and 37 Seconds from a Statewide Blackout, Per ERCOT

Brad Johnson February 24, 2021
The Electric Reliability Council of Texas held an emergency meeting on Wednesday and provided more detail into last week's events.
District Judge Extends Planned Parenthood’s Tenure on Texas’ Medicaid Program

District Judge Extends Planned Parenthood’s Tenure on Texas’ Medicaid Program

Isaiah Mitchell February 24, 2021
The extension is a temporary restraining order against the state, though a more lasting ruling is expected in the coming week.
Eight Counties Weigh In Against High-Speed Rail Project at Texas Supreme Court

Eight Counties Weigh In Against High-Speed Rail Project at Texas Supreme Court

Kim Roberts February 24, 2021
The high-speed rail eminent domain case continues to draw briefs from interested parties. Eight counties that lie along the proposed route submitted a brief that draws attention to concerns.
Biden Health and Human Services Department Reopens Encampment for Unaccompanied Minors

Biden Health and Human Services Department Reopens Encampment for Unaccompanied Minors

Hayden Sparks February 24, 2021
The Biden administration says the facility is necessary due to the number of beds needed for unaccompanied children.
Susan Wright, Widow of Congressman Ron Wright, Announces Run for Late Husband’s Seat

Susan Wright, Widow of Congressman Ron Wright, Announces Run for Late Husband’s Seat

Daniel Friend February 24, 2021
Susan Wright, wife of the late Congressman Ron Wright, has filed to run for the special election for Texas’ 6th Congressional District scheduled for May 1.
Here’s A Look at What Transpired the Week Texas Blacked Out as ERCOT Investigations Begin

Here’s A Look at What Transpired the Week Texas Blacked Out as ERCOT Investigations Begin

Brad Johnson February 24, 2021
Here's an overview of what's come to light since Texas went dark.

Voices of Texas

VIDEO: Railroad Commissioner-Elect Jim Wright on His Victory and Coming Job

VIDEO: Railroad Commissioner-Elect Jim Wright on His Victory and Coming Job

Jim Wright joins reporter Brad Johnson on The Texan's "Voices of Texas" podcast to discuss his rise in Texas politics and the state's energy sector.
VIDEO: Sen. Ted Cruz on President Trump’s Supreme Court Pick to Replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg

VIDEO: Sen. Ted Cruz on President Trump’s Supreme Court Pick to Replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg

"What I think is critical is that we confirm this justice before election day...in case there is litigation challenging the election, and I am confident we will do that and confirm this nominee," said Cruz.
VIDEO: Dr. Robin Armstrong Explains Use of Hydroxychloroquine to Treat Coronavirus

VIDEO: Dr. Robin Armstrong Explains Use of Hydroxychloroquine to Treat Coronavirus

“It’s interesting that people have made it a political discussion — I don’t care about hydroxychloroquine either way,” said Dr. Robin Armstrong.
VIDEO: Austin Homelessness Podcast with Matt Mackowiak and Brad Johnson

VIDEO: Austin Homelessness Podcast with Matt Mackowiak and Brad Johnson

Members of The Texan's reporting team discuss the homelessness crisis in Austin with Matt Mackowiak, the President of Potomac Strategy Group, Chairman of the Travis County Republican Party, and, most recently, the founder of Save Austin Now.

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