In February of this year, Texas suffered widespread power outages after a freak winter storm.
McConaughey has not yet said whether he will run for governor in 2022, but the actor has been dropping heavy hints throughout the past year.
The gubernatorial candidate stressed Sunday his campaign is "about the people of Texas" as Biden suffers in the polls.
"He switched parties because of the Radical Left's ongoing destruction of our Country," the former president said of Guillen, a Texas state representative.
The bus carried members of a high school band when it was struck by a pickup truck reportedly driving in the wrong direction, killing at least three people.
As O'Rourke mounts a bid to oust the Republican Texas Governor Greg Abbott, he has lessons to learn from his presidential campaign.
Although the GOP incumbent's rating remains underwater, recent polls show Abbott ahead of his Democratic challenger.
Next year's Texas gubernatorial race is likely to involve a lot of money. No Democrat has won the office since 1990.
The lawsuit alleges that Texas Republicans "racially gerrymandered electoral districts" to maintain political advantages for the GOP.
Beto O'Rourke's reintroduction to the national stage showed the promise and peril of his bid to become the next governor of Texas, as Newsweek was on hand for the first 24 hours of his campaign.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton filed legal challenges to block COVID-19 vaccine mandates for federal contractors and healthcare workers.
The Texas governor referred to Guillen's alignment with Republicans as "the worst-kept secret in the Capitol."
During a 2019 presidential debate, then-candidate Beto O'Rourke said: ""Hell yes, we're going to take your AR-15, your AK-47."
The former presidential candidate and congressman looks to unseat the Republican incumbent.
Chris Wallace pointed out that Texas has blocked businesses from implementing vaccine mandates but also argues that Biden's executive order goes against companies' rights to make their own decisions.
There's a reason Austin can host some big events, and not others, during COVID protocols.
One book that the Texas governor raised concerns about allegedly contained "pornographic drawings."
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit said that the COVID vaccine mandate for companies has "grave statutory and constitutional issues."
The Texas gubernatorial candidate apologized for the incident at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.
The move comes after Texas state Rep. Matt Krause said he was launching a probe into school library books on topics including race, gender identity and sexuality.
The governor told Newsmax that more than $3 billion of state taxpayers' money has been appropriated to secure the border.
The Texas governor announced he had appointed a new secretary of state, who also serves as the state's chief election officer.
The former president and other prominent figures paid their respects to the late secretary of state.
"Governor Abbott's order means a cancer patient could be exposed to COVID-19 from an unvaccinated employee," said Dr. Joanna Schwartz.
"Holocaust denial has no place in our society," Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) tweeted. "None."
In an interview with Newsweek, Jasmine Crockett condemned those who argue vaccine mandates infringe on rights, yet support the state's restrictive abortion law.
Fights by Governors Greg Abbott and Ron DeSantis against vaccine requirements "fit a familiar pattern," press secretary Jen Psaki said.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer became more outspoken against the vaccine after experiencing what he called a "disastrous" reaction to an AstraZeneca injection.
"...vaccines are strongly encouraged for those eligible to receive one, but must always be voluntary," Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said.