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Beto Staging Downtown Rally
as Weekly Party Crowd Arrives

O'Rourke gears for second kick off in two weeks as Fox News poll shows Texan and Kamala tied.

Trump Dreams of Ticket in 2020
with Beto as Democrat Nominee

President loves thought of O'Rourke, Biden or Bernie as foes before fake news howls in Fox interview.

Texas House Could Retaliate
in Capitol War Games Sequel

Blood boils in GOP turf fight as senator goes ballistic in power grid security crusade.

O'Rourke Gets Big Bump in Polls
Amid Victory in Texas Prediction

Texan's support almost doubles in kick off wake as El Paso Dem says he can carry home state.

Texas Senate GOP Friction
Rising Despite Unity Facade

Special session could loom amid grumbles in ruling party ranks as House runs like Swiss watch.

Beto Fundraising Juggernaut Off
to Vintage Start in National Race

Texas Dem rakes in almost as much in 24 hours with $6 billion haul as entire first year in Senate bid.

House Panel Backs Billions
in Rainy Day Fund Spending

Budget panel gives nod to $114.5 billion in GR outlays in plan that draws lone dissenting vote.

Team Beto Scrambles to Stage
Livestream Parties for Kick Off

Texas Dems in LGBTQ Caucus
Raise Red Flag on UTEP Finalist

Beto Enters Race with Same
Themes on Grandest Scale

Texas GOP Assumes O'Rourke
Will Be the Democrat Nominee

Pro-Life Progressive Takes Aim
at Texas Senate Seat in Valley

Beto Launching Bid with Biden
as First Chief 2020 Primary Rival

Committee Chief Gets Second
Major Test with UT Nomination

Beto Reaps Free Advertising
with Bizarre Attack from Right

Hailey's Comment: House Speaker Could Hold Key in TERP Redesign Fight
Lawmaker who led hostile takeover will likely be major behind the scenes force in battle starting to brew.


GOP May Have Comeback
Shots after Abbott Wins in
Nine Districts Dems Flipped

Payback bids for House and Congress seats drawn to be red could cut potential losses with all bets off if Trump's out.

GOP Vulnerable in Dozen
Districts O'Rourke Carried

Beto Moves Close to Third
with Surge in Dem Polling


Medicaid Windfall Gives
Texas Lawmakers $3 Billion More for Higher Priorities

Federal match hike saves huge sum that state leaders don't publicize or plan to use to boost nation's worst uninsured rate.


Lobby Power Rankings
Reflect Bonnen Speaker
Bid Win and Blue Wave

Ties to new House boss and Dems good for bump as #MeToo cuts both ways.

Laney Links are Golden
in New Speaker's House

GOP leader has last Dem in dais as role model as Straus maestro goes back to future.


Freshmen Dems Who'll Be 2020 Targets Don't Fare as Well in Committee Shuffle
House rookie class has more collective muscle than Straus era frosh as blue wave brigade gets lower level posts.


Beto Leads Cast of Fall
All-Stars that's All Dem
with Lone Republican

Texan who soared from Senate race loss to 2020 frontrunner circle is all-time MVP.

Texas Democrats Ride
to Blue Wave to Major
Victories at Ballot Box

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