With a few dozen protesters chanting outside and a Capitol auditorium full of supporters on hand, Gov. Rick Perry signed House Bill 2 — the omnibus abortion legislation — into law Thursday morning.
The Texas House plans to consider a resolution Thursday afternoon urging Gov. Rick Perry to posthumously award a Texas Legislative Medal of Honor to Audie Murphy, an iconic World War II hero.
Texas A&M University President R. Bowen Loftin will step down from his position in January, he notified university leaders on Friday.
The abortion fight that has engulfed the Texas Capitol this summer appears headed toward a dramatic conclusion today.
Texas legislators are moving forward with efforts to pass a bill that could help colleges and universities across Texas move forward with construction and improvement projects.
The Texas Senate has approved key special session measures on transportation and sentencing for 17-year-old capital murderers.
The Texas House of Representatives on Tuesday night voted 98-49 to tentatively approve the abortion regulations in House Bill 2.
Several amendments were proposed, but none approved, as the Texas House of representatives continues its proceedings regarding House Bill 2, the measure that would overhaul the state's abortion rules.
You can watch a live video feed from the Texas House of Representatives here.
KERA's Shelley Kofler spoke with Collin County Republican Jodie Laubenberg about the abortion meaure that will once again go before the Texas House of Representatives.
In San Antonio, Gov. Rick Perry announced today that he won't seek re-election as Texas governor. Perry also did not rule out another run at the presidency in 2016.
Over an inch and a half of rain fell on Commerce Tuesday during the storms that crossed Northeast Texas. Here are a few pictures from outside the KETR studios.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to Texas to supplement state and local response efforts following the explosions in West.
Esperanza "Hope" Andrade sumitted her resignation to Gov. Rick Perry Tuesday, effective Friday the 23rd.