Texas

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) caved to pressure from Donald Trump to conduct an audit of the 2020 election results in four Texas counties, even though Trump won the state by 600,000 votes.
The former president had pressured GOP Gov. Greg Abbott for a ballot review despite his victory in the state.
Now only about 4,000 migrants are left at a camp where almost 15,000 migrants had waited just days ago.
The copycat legislation would prohibit abortion after a fetal “heartbeat” is detected ― a term doctors say is misleading.
The "Pulp Fiction" actor opened up in a Washington Post op-ed.
The former senator once said he backed abortion rights, calling it "the conservative position."
Dr. Alan Braid was sued by a former lawyer in Arkansas who says Texas' extreme anti-abortion law should be subject to judicial review.
Border Patrol agents were filmed on horseback whipping ropes at Haitian refugees attempting to cross into the U.S.
Abbott has built a $55 million war chest, but his popularity is sinking over his handling of the COVID-19 pandemic and embrace of hard-right politics.
The Texas governor's growing unpopularity opens doors for challenges by Matthew McConaughey and ex-congressman Beto O'Rourke, Dallas Morning News reports.