A proposal in the GOP-led Legislature in Texas calls for the state to ignore federal law and court rulings and forgo enforcing national regulations.

State Rep. Cecil Bell’s Texas Sovereignty Act allows for overriding federal laws through the same process as passing a bill. First a legislative committee, then the whole Legislature, would vote for nullification, and then the governor would sign his approval. Read more

Donald Trump accused Hillary Clinton of being “outsmarted and outplayed” by Russian President Vladimir Putin

Donald Trump accused Hillary Clinton of being “outsmarted and outplayed” by Russian President Vladimir Putin as a debate that started on a calm discussion of the Supreme Court devolved into charge and counter-charge. As Clinton deflected questions about leaked e-mails Read more