U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold resigns from Congress

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Corpus Christi, resigned on Friday. The decision marks the capstone of a tumultuous few months for the four-term congressman, who has been dogged by sexual harassment allegations and an ongoing ethics...

Rep. Gutierrez to Announce Plans for Senate District 19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 1, 2018 Contact: Matthew Hall, 682-558-2816, info@rolandgutierrez.com SAN ANTONIO, TX – On Saturday, March 10th, Representative Roland Gutierrez will join supporters and community leaders for an important announcement on his plans for...

Let Arévalo Continue Her Good Work in HD 116

Let Arévalo Continue Her Good Work in HD 116 Susan Sabino, For the San Antonio Express-News | Originally published 4:48PM, Thursday, December 14, 2017 Trey Martinez Fischer announced recently he will make a bid to regain his old seat representing District 116 in the...

Governor Greg Abbott Endorses Paul Workman for HD 47

Governor Greg Abbott Endorses Paul Workman for HD 47 Texas Governor Greg Abbott endorsed Representative Paul Workman for re-election to House District 47 stating… “As a successful small businessman, he understands what it takes to create greater economic...

CD21 Lamar Smith retiring from Congress

CD21 Lamar Smith retiring from Congress WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Lamar Smith, R-San Antonio, is retiring from Congress, two sources close to the congressman told The Texas Tribune on Thursday. “For several reasons, this seems like a good time to pass on...

Governor Abbott announces changes to senior staff

Governor Abbott announces changes to senior staff Governor Greg Abbott today announced changes to his senior staff as the transition to the interim and preparations for the 2019 legislative session begin to take...

John Sharp appointed to lead Hurricane Harvey recovery

John Sharp appointed to lead Hurricane Harvey recovery Faced with what is probably the biggest natural disaster in the state’s history, Gov. Greg Abbott turned Thursday to Texas A&M System Chancellor John Sharp, a savvy, no-nonsense politician with a track record...