Following the announcement President Trump will be sending National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border to combat illegal immigration, Governor Gregg Abbott has released a statement in support of the move.
Polls open soon and KETK is your local election headquarters. The big race many people have been watching is for Smith County District Attorney. Jacob Putman and Alicia Barkley are fighting to the finish for every last vote.
The Texas Ethics Commission is now complying with a state law that requires the agency to tell prosecutors when someone fails to file campaign finance records. Our analysis of years worth of candidate filings shows the commission can't provide records to show it's held hundreds of candidates accountable.