Gov. Greg Abbott says he will make a statewide announcement Tuesday in Lubbock.
Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick is calling for the resignations of Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) President and CEO Bill Magness and Public Utility Commission (PUC) Chairman DeAnn Walker.
Republican Texas State Rep. Bryan Slaton has filed a bill in the Texas House of Representatives asking that a portion of I-35 in Austin be renamed the Steve Adler Public Restroom Highway.
Texas’ attorney general said Monday he’s suing electricity provider Griddy for passing along massive bills to its customers during last month’s winter storm.
There was a different tone to the first round of questions Friday in the second day of hearings by Texas lawmakers into last week’s power grid meltdown.
Committees in both chambers of the Texas Legislature discussed what went wrong with the state's power infrastructure during last week's winter storm.
State Rep. Donna Howard joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss Gov. Abbott's statewide address and what the next steps are for the Texas Legislature.
Five ERCOT board members will resign on Wednesday, according to a notice to the Public Utility Commission.
Some Texans have been reporting energy bills in the thousands following the power outages earlier this week.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton took aim at Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz Friday, for his decision to fly with his family to Cancun, Mexico amid devastating winter storms — and allegedly leaving his poodle behind.
A Texas mayor has resigned over controversial social media posts that called his constituents lazy for complaining about power outages, according to a report.
This will be the second time state lawmakers will hold hearings because of a massive power grid shutdown.
On Tuesday, the Austin City Council called a special election for eight propositions, including the homeless camping ban.
Austin City Councilmember Greg Casar joins FOX 7 Austin to talk about the ballot measure to make the Office of Police Oversight more independent.
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick announced a bill Wednesday introduced to ensure that the national anthem is performed at all publicly funded events
In a special-called meeting, the Austin City Council approved for voters to decide if the city should operate under a strong-mayor form of government.
Williamson County and the city of Austin are in dispute over the decision to buy a hotel in Northwest Austin and convert it into a homeless shelter.
U.S. Rep. Ron Wright died Sunday at the age of 67. He had been battling lung cancer and two weeks ago was hospitalized because of COVID-19.
Pflugerville Mayor Pro Tem Omar Pena joins Mike Warren on FOX 7 Austin to discuss how city leaders are considering providing much-needed fire and EMS services to Pflugerville.
Officials say the budget ensures the State of Texas continues to build on progress made in previous legislatures.