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Official says Holder Resigning as Attorney General

Official says Holder Resigning as Attorney General

Attorney General Eric Holder is resigning after heading the Justice Department for six years. A White House official says President Barack Obama will announce Holder's departure later Thursday. 09/25/2014 10:01 AM

Capital Tonight: Candidates for Governor Prepare for First Debate

Capital Tonight: Candidates for Governor Prepare for First Debate

On the eve of the first debate in the race for governor, a newly released poll shows Democrat Wendy Davis trailing Republican Greg Abbott by double digits. But are the numbers to be believed? Our Capital Commentators joined us Thursday to debate the merits and preview tomorrow's debate. 09/18/2014 07:10 PM

Senate Committee Discusses Negative Impact of Affordable Care Act

Senate Committee Discusses Negative Impact of Affordable Care Act

The Senate Committee on State Affairs got an update on the pros and cons of the Affordable Care Act Monday. Our LeAnn Wallace has more about their discussion on rising health insurance premiums, a lack of access and the overall impact on Texas employers. 09/15/2014 05:20 PM

Makeover Time for Texas Senate

Makeover Time for Texas Senate

The Texas Senate is about to look a little different. Not only will several new faces be present on the chamber floor in January, but the room itself is getting a major makeover. Our political reporter Karina Kling takes a look at the changes — both in the paint and the politics. 09/13/2014 09:34 AM

As Davis Signs Memoirs in Austin, Abbott Files Complaint about Book Tour

As Davis Signs Memoirs in Austin, Abbott Files Complaint about Book Tour

Democratic candidate for Governor Wendy Davis was in Austin Thursday promoting her newly released memoir. The same day the campaign of her Republican opponent, Greg Abbott, filed a sworn complaint with the Texas Ethics Commission over the legality of her book tour. Our Political Reporter Karina Kling takes a look at the problems posed. Updated 09/12/2014 02:28 PM

House Condemns President Over Bergdahl Exchange

House Condemns President Over Bergdahl Exchange

The U.S. House passed a resolution late Tuesday condemning the Obama administration for exchanging five Taliban prisoners for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. Specifically, the resolution says the president failed to give Congress 30-days notice ahead of the exchange. 09/10/2014 09:10 AM

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