Kristin Tate

Kristin Tate

Border Drug Busts Dominate Thanksgiving Week

Thanksgiving week was no time to celebrate for the numerous drug smugglers caught with hundreds of pounds of marijuana by Border Patrol agents along the U.S.-Mexico border.  During the past week, agents seized about 800 pounds of marijuana and four

Border Drug Busts Dominate Thanksgiving Week

Drunk Driver Causes Head-on Collision With Texas Deputy Near Border

A drunk driver was charged with a second degree felony after being involved in a head-on collision with a deputy near the Texas-Mexico border.  43-year-old Arturo Hernandez faces several intoxication assault charges, according to the McAllen Monitor. Authorities claim Hernandez crashed

Drunk Driver Causes Head-on Collision With Texas Deputy Near Border

Cheap Saudi Gas Poses Significant Threat to Texas Economy

While Americans have been enjoying cheap gas during recent weeks, the falling price of oil may have bleak implications for the state of Texas.  In an effort to push Texas out of the worldwide energy market space, Saudi Arabia has

Cheap Saudi Gas Poses Significant Threat to Texas Economy

St. Louis PD: Officer Shot Amid Ferguson ‘Protests’

A University City, Missouri police officer has been shot following the announcement that police officer Darren Wilson — who fatally shot black teen Michael Brown — will not be indicted, according to the St. Louis County Police Department.  A U.

St. Louis PD: Officer Shot Amid Ferguson ‘Protests’

Shots Fired, Cop Car Destroyed, and Looting on Ground in Ferguson

Following the grand jury’s decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson — who fatally shot black teen Mike Brown — live shots were fired several times on the ground in Ferguson, Missouri.  Christian Hartsock, a videographer working with Breitbart News,

Shots Fired, Cop Car Destroyed, and Looting on Ground in Ferguson

BREAKING NEWS: Updates from Ferguson

A grand jury has decided not to indict Police Officer Darren Wilson, who fatally shot black teen Michael Brown. Breitbart News has reporters on the ground in Ferguson and will be posting live updates from the ground.  *LIVE UPDATES* 1:24 a.m.

BREAKING NEWS: Updates from Ferguson

Cruz Doubles Down: Block Obama’s Appointees

Texas Senator Ted Cruz said that Congress should block all of President Obama’s nominees — other than vital national security positions — until the executive action on immigration is reversed.  Appearing on Monday morning’s Fox and Friends, Cruz said that the president “has a very

Cruz Doubles Down: Block Obama’s Appointees

Feds Aid in $97 Million Cocaine Bust

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents initiated a $97 million cocaine bust on November 17. The drugs, which weighed 1,300 pounds, were seized from a vessel Southwest of Panama.  According to CBP, an Office of Air and Marine (OAM)

Feds Aid in $97 Million Cocaine Bust

Abbott: Obama’s Immigration Order ‘the Epitome of Lawlessness’

HOUSTON, Texas — The governor-elect of Texas, Attorney General Greg Abbott, claimed that President Obama is is “dispensing with the immigration law as it currently exists and is rewriting that law.” Abbott’s comments come on the heel’s of the presidents Thursday

Abbott: Obama’s Immigration Order ‘the Epitome of Lawlessness’

More Illegal Immigration Could Be Spurred By Central American Media

Following Obama’s speech on Thursday evening — during which he announced that he will unilaterally protect some 5 million illegal aliens from deportation — Central American media outlets ran front-page articles describing the president’s order. Nearly every top online newspaper in Central

More Illegal Immigration Could Be Spurred By Central American Media

Earthquake Hits North Texas

North Texas was hit with an earthquake late Saturday night. At this time there are no known injuries, nor is there any damage, resulting from the incident.  The magnitude-3.3 earthquake happened shortly after 9 p.m. east of Irving, according to the Dallas

Earthquake Hits North Texas

Illegal Alien Sentenced for Role in Massive Texas Meth Deal

An illegal alien, 30-year-old Jorge Alejandro Galvan-Ibarra, will serve 50 months in prison for possessing more than a kilogram of methamphetamine with the intent to distribute it.  28-year-old Francisco Calderon — a naturalized citizen from Mexico living in the Texas border city

Illegal Alien Sentenced for Role in Massive Texas Meth Deal

The Great Burden of Obama’s Amnesty on US Taxpayers

President Obama’s unilateral action on immigration, which is expected to give legal status to some 5 million illegal aliens, will likely be a significant burden to American taxpayers. Many illegal immigrants make such a low salary, that they will not pay income taxes. Rather, many

The Great Burden of Obama’s Amnesty on US Taxpayers

AP Slams Obama for Lies in Amnesty Speech

Following President Obama’s announcement on Thursday night, during which he said that some 5 million illegal aliens will be protected from deportation, some “notable omissions” were made. The Associated Press (AP) was quick to compare Obama’s statements with the actual facts.  Perhaps the president’s

AP Slams Obama for Lies in Amnesty Speech

Democrat, Gay Rights Activist Arrested for Alleged Sex With Minor

A prominent Democrat activist was indicted for allegedly having sex with a 15-year-old boy. The suspect, 66-year-old Terrence Patrick Bean, was a co-founder of Human Rights Campaign, which takes a pro-abortion stance.  The alleged abuse occurred in 2013 in Eugene, Oregon, according to The Orgonian. No further

Democrat, Gay Rights Activist Arrested for Alleged Sex With Minor

‘War on Women’ Narrative Flops as Republicans Refine Messaging

Those on the left previously sought to win elections by pandering to single women voters — but that hat trick may not be so effective anymore. Thanks in part to savvy female political consultants, Republican candidates are learning how to show

‘War on Women’ Narrative Flops as Republicans Refine Messaging

Congressman Gohmert Contrasts White House Security to Border Security

Congressman Louie Gohmert said that if a fence is not good enough for the U.S.-Mexico border, it “should not be good enough for the White House” during a judiciary hearing on Wednesday.  Gohmert questioned the acting Secret Service Director about what

Congressman Gohmert Contrasts White House Security to Border Security

Greg Abbott: Obama Has ‘No Legal Authority’ to Grant Rights to Illegals

HOUSTON, Texas — The governor-elect of Texas, Attorney General Greg Abbott, claimed that President Obama has “no legal authority to grant legal status to people who are here in the United States illegally.” Obama is expected to announce an executive order that will give

Greg Abbott: Obama Has ‘No Legal Authority’ to Grant Rights to Illegals

Executive Action Could Bring New Illegal Immigrant Tidal Wave

If President Obama takes unilateral action on immigration reform, it could have major consequences for the State of Texas. A new wave of illegal immigrants are likely on the horizon if the president makes such a move — and Texans may be stuck

Executive Action Could Bring New Illegal Immigrant Tidal Wave

Poll: Majority of Americans Want Keystone Pipeline Built

HOUSTON, Texas — A new USA Today poll finds that Americans overwhelmingly approve of the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline.  More specifically, 60 percent of those surveyed believe that both Congress and Obama should approve of the construction. The Keystone pipeline

Poll: Majority of Americans Want Keystone Pipeline Built