Join ABC13's political reporter, Tom Abrahams as he talks with a panel of political insiders on voting integrity and voter suppression during this week's episode of " This Week in Texas."
Heavy rain is set to hit regions in the upper South Island. West Coast residents have been told to prepare "grab-bags" in case they need to leave in a hurry.
Dangerous heat and humidity will return early in the new work week. Heat index values up to 107° will be possible Monday afternoon. A Heat Advisory is in effect for portions of eastern #okwx and west-central #arwx from noon to 8 pm Monday.
Poll shows Greg Abbott maintains lead over Beto O'Rourke in race for Texas governor
"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.
I just announced Texas is OPEN 100%. EVERYTHING. I also ended the statewide mask mandate.
“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?”
The fires across the West Coast are just the latest examples of the very real ways our changing climate is changing our communities. Protecting our planet is on the ballot. Vote like your life depends on it—because it does.