U.S. Congress

House Passes Spending Bill
The U.S. House Wednesday afternoon approved a $1.1 trillion omnibus spending bill for the remainder of the 2014 fiscal year.  The vote was 359-67 with 64 Republicans voting against the bill, including Congressman Randy Neugebauer.
Congressman Neugebauer said concerning his vote, “At $1...
Budget Vote
West Texas' three Congressional Republicans split their votes Thursday afternoon when the vote was taken on the Bipartisan Budget Act. The bill passed 332-94-7
Congressmen Mac Thornberry (R- Clarendon) and Mike Conaway (R- Midland) both sided with the Ryan-led Republicans and voted for the bill.…
Cornyn gets GOP primary challenger: Steve Stockman
U.S. Rep. Steve Stockman announced Monday he'll challenge incumbent Sen. John Cornyn in the 2014 Texas Republican primary for the U.S. Senate.
In a campaign press release, Stockman said “I am  extremely disappointed in the way treated his fellow congressmen and broke the 11th command…