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Trump Backers Postpone Fundraiser That Promised Access to President-Elect
A group of Trump supporters has delayed a fundraiser that was recently criticized for plans to offer top donors access to the president-elect during Inauguration Weekend. "Opening Day, which was originally contemplated to be held around the Inauguration, will now be scheduled in the Spring of
Trump Sons Skipping Event That Promised Donors Access to President-Elect
President-elect Donald Trump 's eldest sons are now expected to skip an inauguration weekend fundraiser, according to transition sources, after questions emerged about the group offer of access to Trump to anonymous donors. Billed as a benefit to raise money for unnamed conservation charities, the
Trump Team Distances Family From Conservation Fundraiser
President-elect Donald Trump ’s transition team is distancing the Trump family from a fundraiser scheduled for Inauguration Weekend organized by a nonprofit appearing to offer access to the president in exchange for donations. The Jan. 21 conservation fundraiser, of which Eric and Donald Trump Jr.
Texas to Require Burials After Many Abortions
Texas health officials have adopted a new rule that would require burials after many abortions conducted in the state -- a decision that could have a profound effect on providers there. The rule, which was submitted to the Texas secretary of state by the Texas Department of Health Services last
Election Officials Dispute Donald Trump's Claims of 'Rigged' Election
With just 21 days to go before Election Day , Donald Trump has claimed repeatedly on the campaign trail that the election is being "rigged," tweeting on Monday specifically about "large scale voter fraud " being a problem. Of course there is large scale voter fraud happening on and before election
Texas State Results Election 2016
Texas holds its Democratic and Republican primaries on March 1, 2016. 251 delegates are at stake for the Democrats and 155 delegates for the Republicans. Texas is the state Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz represents in the U.S. Senate. The Lone Star state has not voted Democratic in
White Candidate Defends Campaign Fliers Implying He's Black
A white candidate who defeated a black incumbent for a seat on the Houston Community College Board of Trustees by a razor-thin margin denied that he deceived voters by using campaign mailers implying he is African-American. “Since this was a heavily African-American district and my...
Texas Primary: What to Watch
Everything’s bigger in Texas, and today’s state and presidential primary is no exception. Mitt Romney is expected to reach (and surpass) 1,144 delegates tonight–the magic delegate number needed to officially win the GOP nomination. With 155 delegates at-stake, Texas’s GOP primary is the largest ...
Texas Republican Senate Primary, Establishment vs. Tea Party, With a Twist
In the Texas Senate Primary, the Tea Party vs. Establishment Narrative Is Not Black and White
Trade Rep and Texan Ron Kirk Suggests Gov. Rick Perry ‘Flaming Out’ Like a Comet
U.S Trade Representative Ron Kirk – the former mayor of Dallas – waxed critically poetic about Texas Governor Rick Perry’s presidential run today. “Too often the brightest stars are comets,” Kirk said. “But they flame out the fastest because they consume themselves on their own...