Category: Texas

DOJ sues the Lone Star State and Gov. Abbott, challenging executive order on migrant transportation

The Justice Department has targeted the state of Texas and its Republican governor with a law suit challenging a recently issued executive order that pertains to the transportation of migrants.Gov. Greg Abbott issued an executive order Wednesday which…

DOJ sues the Lone Star State and Gov. Abbott, challenging executive order on migrant transportation

The Justice Department has targeted the state of Texas and its Republican governor with a law suit challenging a recently issued executive order that pertains to the transportation of migrants.Gov. Greg Abbott issued an executive order Wednesday which…

DOJ Sues Texas Over Abbott’s Order to Restrict Illegal Aliens Amid Pandemic

The Department of Justice (DOJ) filed a federal lawsuit on Friday against the state of Texas and Governor Greg Abbott over an executive order he issued to limit the ground transportation of illegal aliens. Abbott, a Republican, said that the executive order issued Wednesday is intended to “reduce the risk of COVID-19 exposure” in Texas communities, amid an […]

Illegals Are Now So Bad That My Mom Won’t Water Flowers Without a Gun: TX Resident

For the residents of Uvalde, Texas, a town about 60 miles from the southwest border, life has changed dramatically since President Joe Biden took office. Biden’s immediate reversal of the […]

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12 Republican Governors File Brief Asking SCOTUS To Overrule Roe v. Wade

‘For too long, the Federal Government has dived (not just waded) into issues reserved to the States under the Constitution,’ the governors wrote.

FACT CHECK: Did Rachel Maddow Reveal In July That Joe Biden’s Approval Rating Is Higher Than Ted Cruz In Texas?

A more recent poll from June 2021 actually shows Biden and Cruz’s approval ratings were the same

Texas Gov. Abbott Threatens $1,000 Fine Against Local Officials And Businesses Who Enforce Mask Mandates

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) has threatened to fine local officials and businesses that enforce mask mandates up to $1,000 in an executive order issued on Thursday. The new order reiterates Abbott’s opposition to mask mandates while extending previously issued orders which penalised local officials and others for enforcing various COVID-19 safety protocols. The governor said the new order would […]

Texas Democrats Defend Walkout at Congressional Hearing on GOP’s Election Overhaul Bill

Texas Democrats who fled the state earlier this month to block a GOP-backed election overhaul bill, defended their decision for doing so at a hearing before the House Oversight Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties on Thursday. House Democratic Caucus Dean Rep. Senfronia Thompson, Texas Legislative Black Caucus Chair Rep. Nicole Collier, and Rep. […]

Garland Threatens Legal Action Against Abbott Over Immigration Order

‘I urge you to immediately rescind the Order’

AG Threatens Legal Action Over Texas Order Limiting Transportation of Illegal Aliens

Attorney General Merrick Garland on Thursday warned Texas Gov. Greg Abbott to “immediately rescind” a new executive order aimed at restricting the ground transportation of illegal aliens detained by Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents who may pose a risk of transmitting COVID-19. “The order violates federal law in numerous respects, and Texas cannot lawfully […]