Five years ago, now 94-year-old Opal Lee walked from Fort Worth, Texas, to Washington, D.C., to urge Congress to make Juneteenth a national holiday. After decades of fighting for its recognition, she finally got her wish and a front-row seat to history.
In about a week, boosted unemployment benefits will end in Texas, and if you need a job, ABC13 has a way for you to get one quickly.
A Texas federal judge halted payments to more than 2,900 restaurant and bar owners receiving assistance from the Restaurant Revitalization Fund after a white restaurant owner sued, alleging discrimination.
A 50-year-old man was shot in the head near Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and West Euclid Avenue in Jackson Wednesday night, police said.
I just announced Texas is OPEN 100%. EVERYTHING. I also ended the statewide mask mandate.
In 2012, I wore a hoodie on the House Floor to make a statement about the deadly consequences of racial profiling. On Wednesday, @Rep_Matt_Gaetz wore a gas mask in the chamber, making light of an epidemic that has killed 14 Americans. Guess which one of us was forcibly removed.
We will be INTERVENING in the Texas (plus many other states) case. This is the big one. Our Country needs a victory!
Looting leads to shooting, and that’s why a man was shot and killed in Minneapolis on Wednesday night - or look at what just happened in Louisville with 7 people shot. I don’t want this to happen, and that’s what the expression put out last night means....