Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo responded to the investigation into an alleged $11 million bid-rigging scheme in the judge's office.
Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo returned to work on Monday after taking two months off to seek treatment for her mental health.
Banned books may no longer be on shelves in school buildings but they will still have a home in Harris County public libraries after a recent vote from Harris County Commissioners.
A lower property tax and 2024 Fiscal Year budget were approved by Harris County Commissioners on Tuesday.
Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo is vowing to end the element of wage disparity within the county.
Harris County commissioners have approved a pilot program that will pay a monthly stipend to hundreds of low-income families meet basic needs like groceries, food, and rent.
In a groundbreaking move, the Harris County Commissioners voted 4-1 in favor of establishing the county's first LGBTQIA+ Commission. Spearheaded by Commissioner Lesley Briones, this momentous decision represents a significant stride towards amplifying the voices of the LGBTQIA+ community and advancing equality within Harris County.
It all started when all eight Harris County Precinct Constables protested what they saw as plans to "defund" police and wanted action to be taken on the issue in a letter that FOX 26 received back in April 2022.
A new plan to tackle ongoing serious issues at the Harris County Jail was approved by county commissioners on Tuesday.
Former Precinct 4 Commissioner Jack Cagle, a major voice in Harris County government for more than a decade is moving on. This after losing a tight race for re-election.
Despite a host of Election Day irregularities and an ongoing criminal investigation, Harris County commissioners have voted to certify the midterm results
It's been a week since Election Day, but thousands of ballots are still being counted and tabulated in Harris County as protests continue over what some are calling a "botched" election.
By expanding their control over Harris County government this midterm - Lina Hidalgo and democrats cleared away a huge barrier to many of the programs they aspire to provide.
Tuesday was the last day for Harris County Commissioners to set a budget for 2023, but because two commissioners refused to show up to yet another hearing, County Judge Lina Hidalgo says critical resources in the county will take a hit.
Last year, Harris County Commissioners and Judge Lina Hidalgo decided that any leftover money should be returned to the general fund, and Constable Herman says he's been made aware that the same thing could happen Tuesday, which is the deadline to set a new budget for the 2023 fiscal year.
Harris County's budget and tax rate discussion drags on; as the commissioner court seems to not find middle ground.
Precinct 4 Commissioner Jack Cagle attempting to break a pro-longed funding impasse by offering a compromise to the Democratic majority controlling Harris County government.
Amid dire predictions of health care shortages, lost pay raises, and possible layoffs, there is word from Harris County Precinct 3 Commissioner Tom Ramsey that none of it has to happen.
The deadline to pass the budget is quickly approaching, and Harris County Commissioner Republicans Jack Cagle and Tom Ramsey, boycotted a meeting to vote on the measure, because they don't support the added expense.
You can expect some disagreement Tuesday between Hidalgo and the two Republican commissioners while they try to hammer out a new budget.