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Watch live: Texas House set to vote on abortion bill

The Texas state legislature return to the statehouse to again take up a controversial bill that would place stringent restrictions on abortion services in the state. Watch live, broadcast on NBC News on July 10.…

Texas Republicans ram through anti-abortion legislation in dead of night

Update: The Texas House rushed through final approval of the bill on Monday morning. It now heads to the Senate for reconciliation before final passage. Republicans in the Texas House of Representatives voted in the wee hours of Monday morning to cut off a marathon 15-hour debate over a bill…

Texas House approves bundle of radical pro-gun laws

Lawmakers in the Texas House on Monday will give final approval to a bundle of 12 radically pro-gun bills (PDF), clearing the way for guns to be brought onto school campuses and into classrooms by students and teachers. All the bills were easily approved by voice vote on Saturday, according…

Lax security at fertilizer plant hints at regulatory gaps in Texas

During testimony before a Texas House committee last week, state regulators did not disclose knowing that thieves had for years exploited lackadaisical security to infiltrate…  …

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