Texas

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Democratic state legislators in Texas staged a dramatic walk-out Sunday night to prevent the immediate passage of a Republican elections bill that would make it harder for some residents to vote. But the bill is not dead: it could get put on the agenda at a special legislative session at some point this year. ...
Texas authorities believe that a child who was found dead in a motel room Tuesday is missing 5-year-old Samuel Olson and have arrested Theresa Balboa, the girlfriend of the boy's father. ...
Texas Republicans blamed a typo on a restrictive voting bill that would limit Sunday early voting to 1 p.m. through 9 p.m. NBC’s Jane Timm joins MSNBC’s Craig Melvin to discuss the details of the bill. ...
Mavs Owner Mark Cuban ordered his team not to play the national anthem. Now, Texas has responded by passing a law requiring him to play it. ...

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