Texas

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Beto O'Rourke writes President Joe Biden must heed the lessons of Texas' battle over voting rights and use his tremendous power to help change the rules of the filibuster in order to pass a new voting rights bill. ...
The New York Yankees have reached a deal to get All-Star slugger Joey Gallo from the Texas Rangers, a person familiar with the trade told The Associated Press. ...
Democratic State Representatives from Texas remain in Washington D.C. in a last-ditch effort to stop the state’s GOP-backed voter suppression bill, but they have already successfully diluted the bill of some of the most egregious provisions. State Representatives Senfronia Thompson (D-Houston) and Nicole Collier (D-Ft. Worth) join Jonathan Capehart to discuss how “persistence has caused the needle to be moved” for both voting rights in Texas and across the rest of the country. ...
The Texas firefighter who died of 'mechanical asphyxiation' while on vacation in Cancun was laid to rest at a funeral on Tuesday. ...

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