2016 GOP presidential primary

Cornyn: No Border Wall Needed Between Texas and Mexico

Texas’ senior U.S. Senator says that building a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border is not the solution to border security. John Cornyn said during a tour of the border on Tuesday, “It’s more than just physical obstacles.”

Cornyn on RG River

Former Texas AG First Assistant Chip Roy Now Heads Super PAC for Cruz

The former First Assistant for Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is aligning with his former boss, Texas Senator Ted Cruz, but instead of working directly for him again, he will serve as the executive director for a super PAC supporting his presidential campaign.

11/2015- Chip Roy, first assistant attorney general, Texas Office of the Attorney General, Austin

***Horse Race LiveWire*** Super Tuesday: Part Deux

Welcome to Breitbart News’s daily live updates of the 2016 horse race. The Republican presidential field faces off in four more states tonight: Hawaii, Michigan, Mississippi, and Idaho.

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Texas House District 128 Candidates Spar Over Toll Road Issue

Republican candidates in the Texas House District 128 race are trading political hits over whether the incumbent, Rep. Wayne Smith (R-Baytown) is in favor of tolling the Fred Hartman Bridge. Challenger Briscoe Cain says Smith’s record suggests he wouldn’t be opposed to the idea.

HOUSTON, Texas (Dec. 11)--The Port of Houston, the busiest in the nation in terms of foreign tonnage, is accessed by a 54-mile long ship channel. In an average day more than 700 vessel transit the channel. Here, a ship passes under the Fred Hartman bridge on the Houston ship channel, …