May 2017

Breitbart Texas: Nancy Pelosi Kicks Off ‘Resistance Summer’ in Texas Slamming Sanctuary City Law


The Democratic National Committee launched its “Resistance Summer” on Wednesday with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaking at a rally in Dallas. Pelosi slammed the new law in Texas requiring cities to enforce federal immigration laws and prohibiting “sanctuary cities” in the state to protect illegal aliens from deportation.

NBC Dallas FW: Reaction to Leaving Paris Accord Splits Along Party Lines

The reaction among Texas leaders to President Donald Trump's decision to pull the United States out of the Paris climate agreement largely fell along partisan lines.

Trump declared Thursday that he was withdrawing the United States from the landmark agreement, striking a major blow to worldwide efforts to combat climate change and distancing the country from many allies abroad.

U.S. Rep. Marc Veasey, D-Fort Worth:

Ft Worth Star: Texas lawmakers move closer to ending straight-ticket voting


State lawmakers may soon change how many Texans vote. For many people, heading to the polls required one choice — picking either Republican or Democrat straight-ticket voting,...

Healthy life

This month, U.S. Rep. Marc Veasey, D-Fort Worth, is among those pledging to encourage Texans — and all Americans — to have a healthier lifestyle.

Earlier this month, he introduced a resolution to designate May the “Health and Fitness Month.”

“Healthy living is attainable for all Americans,” Veasey said.