The U.S. Supreme Court left abortion providers only the narrowest avenue to challenge the ban on abortions after about six weeks of pregnancy. Friday’s Texas Supreme Court ruling has effectively ended that federal legal challenge.
Houston has the first highway in the country named for iconic U.S. Congresswoman Barbara Jordan.
A state judge’s ruling does not stop the agency from opening investigations into other families in similar situations.
Dr. Nancy Nichols, a Chair on the State Democratic Executive Committee, wrote in the chat section of a Zoom meeting that she was, “held on the chocolate side of town and the Trumpers drove around but kept a distance. I believe they were afraid to get out. Good."
Abortions in Texas fell by 60% in the first month under the most restrictive abortion law in the U.S. in decades, according to new figures that for the first time reveal a full accounting of the immediate impact.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott was in Houston Wednesday gathering some big-time backing for his re-election bid from those who wear the Blue.
Days after an audit by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) slammed Houston for doing a dismal job helping the city's Hurricane Harvey victims rebuild. A new complaint, by the agency, is holding the state General Land Office (GLO) accountable for similar reasons.
As we go into the new year that means new laws and there's a wide variety spanning from flood prevention - to chicken coops. FOX 26’s Tiffany Justice breaks it all down for us.
FOX 26 Political Reporter Greg Groogan sat down Wednesday for a one on one with Texas gubernatorial candidate Beto O'Rourke. He has been campaigning nonstop since making his announcement.
A west-side neighborhood has a solution to a problem that’s fairly common across the city. FOX 26's Tom Zizka has more.
State Sen. John Whitmire, the longest-serving member of the Texas Senate, announced Wednesday night he will run for Houston mayor in 2023. FOX 26's Greg Groogan explains more.
The lawmaker has represented parts of central and southeast Houston in state House District 147 since 1991. FOX 26's Greg Groogan has more.
Whitmire, the longest-serving member of the Texas Senate, will first run for reelection to the chamber in 2022 before his mayoral run the following year.
The lawmaker has represented parts of central and southeast Houston in state House District 147 since 1991.
Hispanic community leaders encourage voters to participate in Tuesday's election while addressing diluted voting power in new redistricting maps.
FOX 26 Political Reporter Greg Groogan explains the debate going on in Austin.
Hundreds of thousands of people in Greater Houston may soon find they have a different member of Congress representing them in Washington depending on where your home sits within new political boundaries being drawn up in Austin.
Our panel discusses proposed legislation from Rep. Ayanna Pressley that would categorize wigs as “durable medical equipment,” which could help men and women across the country suffering from conditions that lead to hair loss.
Texas officially appealed two days after a federal judge temporarily blocked the new law.
"There’s no guarantee that he won’t do the same thing to another family." Paul Castro says he is furious after finding out his son's accused killer was released on bond and wants fundamental changes to the bail system.