Texas's 'Bathroom Bill' Is Wrong On The Merits

Opinion | David Benkof
Transgender Bathroom Sign

Conservatives shouldn’t support unnecessary laws that expand government.

Ex-Cop Indicted For Murder In Texas Police Shooting Of Black Teen

US | Anders Hagstrom
A boy stands by a makeshift memorial at Dallas Police Headquarters two days after a lone gunman ambushed and killed five police officers at a protest decrying police shootings of black men, in Dallas, Texas, U.S., July 9, 2016. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

‘I do have questions’

The Texas Two-Step Into The Transgender Bathroom Non-Issue

Opinion | Ron Hart
FILE PHOTO -- A sign protesting a recent North Carolina law restricting transgender bathroom access adorns the bathroom stalls at the 21C Museum Hotel in Durham, North Carolina May 3, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake/File Photo

Judge a man by the quality of his character, not the contents of his walk-in closet.

GOP Rep Wants Trump To Fire His Kids

Politics | Phillip Stucky
CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 18: Donald Trump Jr. listens to a speech on the first day of the Republican National Convention on July 18, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Cleveland, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Republican National Convention kicks off on July 18. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

‘I’m going out on a limb here’

Judge Tosses Out 'Mere Conjecture' Of Anti-Campus Carry Lawsuit

Education | Rob Shimshock
Court gavel (Shutterstock/Andrey_Popov)

‘[The plaintiffs] present no concrete evidence’

After Lengthy Fight, DOJ Clears Texas' Voter ID Law

Politics | Kevin Daley
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 13, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘Conversion from a vote protector to a vote suppressor’

Texas Lawmakers: California Can Keep The Bureaucrats, We'll Take The Jobs

Opinion | John Griffing
Lone Star Flag of the State of Texas, USA (Richard A McMillin/shutterstock_396674719)

Lone star lawmakers vow ‘legal action.’

Vapers Lament Public Health 'Propaganda' As New Ban On E-Cigarettes Takes Effect

Daily Vaper | Steve Birr
A vaper exhales a puff. Copyright: Rommel Canlas/Shutterstock.com

‘I can run better, I can breathe better’

ACLU Doubling Down Against State And Federal 'Blue Lives Matter' Bills

Politics | Anders Hagstrom
NYPD Blue Lives Matter: REUTERS/Mike Segar

‘Law enforcement are already the most protected class’

Texas Supreme Court Strikes Down Gay Marriage Benefits Ruling

US | Joshua Gill
Lone Star Flag of the State of Texas, USA (Richard A McMillin/shutterstock_396674719)

‘Huge win for Houston taxpayers’

Mexican Cartel Assassin Sentenced To Seven Life Prison Terms In Texas

US | Mary Lou Lang

‘It is another example of our success in the fight against major Mexican drug cartels’

Pigs Spill Onto Texas Highway After Tractor-Trailer Crashes

US | Eric Lieberman

‘Hogging the spotlight’

Court Battle Begins Over Texas Anti-Sanctuary Law

Politics | Will Racke
ICE Agents Detain Suspected Undocumented Immigrants In Raids

‘The whole world is watching us right now’

Border Patrol Agents Save Illegal Immigrant Left To Die In Desert

US | Mary Lou Lang
Undocumented Mexican immigrants walk through the Sonoran Desert after illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border. (John Moore/Getty Images)
'...these smugglers abandoned this young lady in the unforgiving terrain and left her to die with temperatures sweltering over one hundred degrees...'

California Adds Four States To Discriminatory Travel Ban Over LGBT Laws

US | Joshua Gill
FILE PHOTO - U.S. Representative Xavier Becerra (D-CA) speaks on the final night of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. in this July 28, 2016 file photo. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File Photo

“We will not spend taxpayer dollars in states that discriminate”

Texas Man Indicted For Hate Crime Faces 40 Years In Prison

US | Anders Hagstrom
Marq Vincent Perez was indicted on charges of destroying an Islamic Center (Screenshot/ABC13)

$750,000 in fines

Texas Nurse Could Have Killed Up To 60 Children

US | Robert Donachie
A nurse prepares a vaccine to be given to a child in a hospital in Beijing, China, April 13, 2016. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

‘She is pure evil’

Air Force F-16 Fighter Jet Crashes In Texas

National Security | Russ Read
U.S. F-16CM fighter jet takes off from Kallax Airport during the Arctic Challenge Exercise (ACE 2015) outside Lulea, norhtern Sweden

The fire created a massive plume of smoke