Texas

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday called for a second special session of the state legislature to begin this weekend, after Democratic lawmakers fled the state to block a restrictive voting bill. ...
New images obtained by Fox News of the migrant detention center in Donna, Texas, show the cramped conditions in which migrants are being held amid a continued surge at the southern border and new fears of COVID-19 spread related to the delta variant. ...
Texas House Democrats added a new tool in their effort to protect ballot access: a federal lawsuit. 22 Texas Democrats sued Governor Abbott and other GOP leaders in the fight to bring lawmakers back to Austin for a second special session. State Rep. Trey Martinez Fischer and State Rep. Ron Reynolds joined American Voices with Alicia Menendez to discuss their push to prevent the ultraconservative Texas Legislature from passing a restrictive voting bill. ...
RGV Sector Border Patrol agents found a group of 14 migrants packed inside a produce trailer at an interior immigration checkpoint in Texas. ...

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