KXAN News and host Josh Hinkle explore the week’s developments in Texas government and politics, with interviews of elected officials, and political insiders and journalists.
More info on State of Texas: ‘No one magic solution’; Lawmakers recommend school safety steps
Senate Leaders Strike Deal to Delay Trump’s Impeachment Trial
The former president’s trial will begin the week of Feb. 8. President Biden issued orders to address the pandemic’s fallout, and his Education Department moved to cut ties with an accrediting body ...
Editorial Roundup: New England
We soon became one of the deadliest ... limits through the use of state resources. The towns are not built to do that. - Delay the beginning of the high school sports season until the 30-day ...
Seeking to Squelch 'Litigation Maker,' Texas Tort Reformers Eye COVID-19 Liability Bill
No one from Hancock ... comment before deadline. “Texas law should provide that a business that makes a good faith effort to comply with state and federal safety protocols should not be ...
Lawmakers plan to push ahead with religious exemption bill
who said the panel's leaders wanted to take some extra time to make sure the lawmakers know what they're voting on — the first of multiple steps in the legislative process for one of the most ...
Trump will not pardon himself, his children or Rudy Giuliani after months of speculation - with Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, Edward Snowden and Tiger King's Joe Exotic all ...
Bannon can still be charged in state court in New York ... company with a financial conflict of interest. Notably, no one suffered financially as a result of his crime and he has no other criminal ...
A More Perfect Union
Second, no one ... the social safety net, and reconnect America with the rest of the world. Priority number one for leaders is clearly the need for coordinated federal and state action to ...
Inslee: Washington state must work toward a "new normal"
Jay Inslee on Wednesday told lawmakers that following the challenges of 2020, the state must move to a ... “This is hard on young people, and no one knows that better than our parents and ...
Gov. Brad Little's 2021 State of the State and Budget Address
Unlike many states, Idaho proactively addressed the safety and security ... our pandemic response. Not one state or country in the world opted for the “no action” alternative.
Music City moves, cannabis boost, bag ban delay: News from around our 50 states
Newsom called on lawmakers to join him with ... of the coronavirus as it stressed the state’s hospital capacity. Myrdal said a one-size-fits all solution doesn’t always work.
Election news updates, January 7: Top Democrats call for Trump’s removal; he promises ‘orderly transition’
After law-enforcement officials cleared the building, several Washington state lawmakers — including ... the violence was indefensible. “No one should defend it or even attempt to excuse ...
Michigan locks up juveniles for noncrimes: Truancy, disobeying parents, not taking meds
And lawmakers ... no one is going to hold anybody accountable,’” Clement said. Michigan appears to be taking the first halting steps toward reform, recently becoming the 47th state to ban ...