Joe Barton

This judge read a claim of voter fraud in North Texas. Then he threw out the case

A lawsuit challenging whether a Democrat hoping to replace Joe Barton in Congress forged signatures on petitions has come to an end — for now.<p>A …

Voter Fraud

Retiring Republican Partly Blames GOP Hardliners for Immigration Failure

Texas Rep. Joe Barton says party is shooting itself in the foot<p>As prospects dim for Congress to pass immigration reform before the term’s end, one …

Politics

League Central podcast: Rep Weekend! Origin Game II preview and NRL Round 15 review

WHO’D have thought an NRL-free weekend in mid-June could have so much anticipation?

Texas Congressman Asks Trump To Attend Annual Baseball Game

<b>WASHINGTON (CBSDFW.COM/AP)</b> — A Republican congressman from Texas has asked President Donald Trump to attend the annual congressional baseball game …

Dallas

Democrats Beat Republicans 21-5 in Congressional Baseball Game

June 14, 2018<p>2018 Congressional Baseball Game<p>C-SPAN presented live coverage from the annual congressional baseball game between Republicans and …

NewsRadio

'I am not more of the same': Former Joe Barton aide Ron Wright faces Sanchez call for change

Arlington Republican Ron Wright always stuck by his former boss, U.S. Rep. Joe Barton. Now, he's stuck with him. For the next five months, Wright …

Dallas

Rep. Joe Barton suggests EPA laws threaten Texas grid

Image 1of/1<p>Caption<p>Close<p>WASHINGTON - A federal law requiring power plants that expand or upgrade their facilities to meet the latest air pollution …

Republicans

9 members of Congress who were forced out of office by sexual misconduct scandals

Nine members of the 115th US Congress have had to step down after allegations of sexual misconduct against them became public.<p>This wave of scandals stemmed from the #MeToo movement, the rising national conversation on workplace sexual harassment after highly publicized allegations of predatory …

Sexual Harassment

Rep. Joe Barton Praises EPA Director Scott Pruitt For Stopping Obama's 'Radical Clean Air' Agenda

Texas Republican Rep. Joe Barton on Thursday insisted that EPA Director Scott Pruitt had been a "victim" of Democrats because of news reports which …

Liberal View

Rep. Joe Barton calls Scott Pruitt 'the victim' and thanks him for stopping Obama's 'radical clean air' agenda

Texas Republican Rep. Joe Barton on Thursday insisted that EPA Director Scott Pruitt had been a “victim” of Democrats because of news reports which …

Liberal View

GOP Congressman Highlights Scott Pruitt for Stopping Obama's 'Radical Clean Air Policies'

Rep. Joe Barton (R-Texas) recognized embattled EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt on Thursday for putting an end to the “radical clean air policies” of …

Scott Pruitt

Republicans Accuse Democrats Of McCarthyism At Scott Pruitt Hearing

Republican Representative David McKinley of West Virginia lectured Democrats about “civility” and called the Congressional hearing into EPA Chief …

Liberal View

Republican baseball team holds first practice since 2017 shooting

Rep. Mike Conaway (R-TX) stretches before the first Republican Team practice for the Congressional Baseball Game for Charity at Simpson Field in Alexandria, VA on April 25, 2018. It was the first team practice since the 2017 shooting that seriously injured Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA) on the same …

Joe Barton Discusses Paul Ryan and Facebook Hearing – Bloomberg

Joe Barton Discusses Paul Ryan and Facebook Hearing<p>Joe Barton Discusses Paul Ryan and Facebook Hearing<p>Joe Barton Discusses Paul Ryan and Facebook …

Chase Bank

South Africa’s Dean Elgar takes ‘catch of the series’ to dismiss Australian captain Tim Paine

STAND down: we’ve seen the best catch of 2018 and will accept no further entries.<p>South Africa’s Dean Elgar took one of the greatest catches you will …

South Africa

0, 4, 8: Cape Town three’s replacements on a hiding to nothing

MATTHEW Renshaw, Joe Burns and Peter Handscomb are three batsmen desperate for Test recalls, who finally got their chances in Johannesburg.<p>But it …

Sport (Australia)

House GOP frets over Pennsylvania race

House Republicans are fretting over the results of Pennsylvania’s special election, worried that the tight race in the heart of Trump country might …

Republicans

Texas primaries: Democratic engagement grows — but Republicans still have the overall advantage

By Mike DeBonis<p>, Reporter<p>Michael Scherer<p>, Reporter<p>Democrats saw a major boost in Texas primary turnout on Tuesday, the nation’s first primary of the year, bolstering their hopes that liberal enthusiasm could reshape races in November’s midterm elections.<p>But while the Democratic Party got nearly …

Politics

Texas primary results leave Democrats in limbo

The first national test of the Democrats’ surge of voter energy and their ability to influence the November election came to a head in Texas on …

Government

Texans vote in first primary of 2018

Texas is home to the first primary races of the 2018 election and both parties will watch the results for indications of how the battle to control …

Republicans

5 things to watch for in the Texas primary

Texas holds the first primary contests of the 2018 election on Tuesday and both parties are watching for indications of how the battle to control …

Politics

Clash Over Concealed Firearms Imperils Passage of New Gun Laws

Gun-rights advocates in Congress dug in Tuesday on their demand to expand the ability of individuals to carry concealed weapons across state lines as …

Guns

U.S. House Votes to Change Who Pays for Sexual-Misconduct Claims

Washington (AP) -- The House passed legislation Tuesday to overhaul how members of Congress and their staffs report sexual harassment on Capitol …

Human Rights

Rep. Barton Tells Town Hall Attendee to ‘Shut Up’

Texas U.S. Representative Joe Barton spoke at a town hall over the weekend, and told one attendee to “shut up” during an explanation to a question.

Trailers: Netflix Conjures Up The Ritual To Viewers In February

This is a trailer for <i>The Ritual</i>.<p>It was written by Joe Barton, adapted from Adam Nevill’s horror novel, directed by David Bruckner (<i>The Signal</i>), and …

Horror

Is Joe Barton now too liberal for Texas? District 6 candidates sour on Dreamers, DACA

This might be tough to believe, but the way Arlington Republicans are talking, U.S. Rep. Joe Barton was just too liberal.<p>“The candidates for Joe’s …

Dallas

Australia’s Jhye Richardson set to be overlooked for third ODI as star pace trio reunite

JHYE Richardson’s reward for starring on debut in a losing cause for Australia will likely be a plastic seat and a few laps of the SCG.<p>The promising …

Sport (Australia)

House unveils landmark sexual harassment overhaul bill

WASHINGTON — Taxpayers would no longer foot the bill for sexual harassment settlements involving members of Congress under new bipartisan legislation released Thursday. Coming in the wake of the #MeToo movement, the bill would require members to pay such settlements themselves as part of an effort …

Politics

At least 44 LGBTQ Texans are running for office in 2018

Bulk of LGBTQ candidates are Democrats seeking local judicial officesThe post At least 44 LGBTQ Texans are running for office in 2018 appeared first …

LGBTQI

Shaun Marsh has taken the blame for the hilarious scare that sent skipper Steve Smith into a wild panic

SHAUN Marsh has owned up to being the cause of nearly the funniest — and potentially most devastating — century celebration of the summer.<p>The two …

Sport (Australia)