BREAKING: The Uvalde school district pulled its campus police force off the job following a wave of outrage over the hiring of a former Texas state trooper who was part of the law enforcement response during the May shooting at Robb Elementary School.
Parents have been calling for the department to be overhauled. Texas state troopers will be stationed at schools instead.
The Uvalde school district police force in Texas has been suspended pending the outcome of an inquiry into the mass shooting in May that killed 19 students and two teachers
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton fled his home Monday in a truck driven by his wife, state Sen. Angela Paxton, to avoid being served a subpoena, according to an affidavit filed in federal court.
I just announced Texas is OPEN 100%. EVERYTHING. I also ended the statewide mask mandate.
Am thinking of starting new university: Texas Institute of Technology & Science
"Why are we here?" Sen. Murphy presses fellow senators in emotional speech after Texas elementary school shooting. "I am here on this floor, to beg, to literally get down on my hands and knees and beg my colleagues ... find a way to pass laws that make this less likely."
Texas Gov. Abbott says the Uvalde school shooter had a "mental health challenge" and the state needed to "do a better job with mental health" — yet in April he slashed $211M from the department that oversees mental health programs.
“Why are you here?!" A furious Sen. Chris Murphy demands answers from senators following Texas school shooting. “Why do you spend all this time running for the United States Senate...if your answer, is as the slaughter increases, as our kids run for their lives—we do nothing?”