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By PAUL J. WEBER

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Heated immigration debate led to Texas lawmakers’ scuffle

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- A Texas lawmaker who a Republican colleague threatened to shoot "in self-defense" after...

Texas moves to soften voter ID law after judge finds bias

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- A weakened Texas voter ID law moved closer to Republican Gov. Greg Abbott's...

Sister: Weakened ‘Sandra Bland Act’ in Texas ‘gut-wrenching’

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- The sister of Sandra Bland, a black woman found dead in a Texas...

Texas stokes immigration debate with ‘sanctuary cities’ ban

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Texas charged to the forefront of the national debate over immigration as Republican...

Texas stokes immigration debate with ‘sanctuary cities’ ban

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Texas charged to the forefront of the national debate over immigration as Republican...

Texas governor signs ban on so-called ‘sanctuary cities’

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Texas pushed to the forefront of national debate over immigration Sunday night when...

Texas governor signs ban on so-called ‘sanctuary cities’

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Sunday night signed what he calls a ban...

Judge again finds discrimination in Texas’ voter ID law

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- A judge Monday again ruled that Republican lawmakers deliberately designed a strict voter...

Get by without Planned Parenthood? One Texas effort stumbles

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- In pushing a replacement for the Affordable Care Act that cuts off funds...

Big hurdles face Texas’ ‘bathroom bill’ ahead of first vote

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- A North Carolina-style "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people faces big hurdles in Texas...