Latest Texas Attorneys General Stories

2014-06-05 23:03:44

Steven F. Hotze, M.D., Founder and CEO of Hotze Health & Wellness Center and President of Conservative Republicans of Texas (CRT), welcomes the filing of an amicus brief by U.S. Senators John Cornyn and Ted Cruz and Congressman Pete Sessions, joined by 65 additional Congressmen, in support of Dr. Hotze’s challenge to the constitutionality of ObamaCare under the Origination Clause in Hotze v. Sebelius. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Steven F. Hotze, M.D., Founder and CEO of...

2014-03-05 08:27:24

Texas' Senior Senator Heads To General Election WASHINGTON, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FP1 Strategies today congratulated Texas Senator and Minority Whip John Cornyn for securing an impressive primary victory in the Lone Star State last night. Senator Cornyn is running for re-election to the United States Senate where he currently serves in leadership. By securing a majority of the vote, Senator Cornyn avoids a runoff election. FP1 Partner Rob Jesmer serves as the...

2010-09-30 14:26:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Yesterday, in an interview with the PBS News Hour, Senator John Cornyn, the chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee, declared his party's intent to "pretty quickly" undertake efforts to repeal Wall Street reform and health insurance reform if they win control of Congress. In response, DNC Chairman Tim Kaine issued the following statement: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100929/DNCLOGO)(Logo:...

2010-08-02 11:11:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Texas Senator John Cornyn and Former Congressman John Peterson are scheduled to join more than 50 Gulf Coast area residents for a press event on the Capitol grounds on Wednesday, August 4, to remind policymakers that the energy sector is critical to the overall economic health of America and to our nation's energy security. The event is organized by Save U.S. Energy Jobs, a project of the American Energy Alliance. "My job matters," Thomas...

2009-01-26 18:43:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorneys representing individual physicians and the physician partnership in litigation against Houston's Memorial Hermann Healthcare System praised today's announcement that Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott has filed suit against Memorial Hermann alleging similar violations of the state antitrust laws. The Attorney General's Office and Memorial Hermann also entered into an agreed injunction prohibiting Memorial Hermann from engaging in certain practices...

2008-11-11 12:30:00

The Texas attorney general is suing the Houston-based Darque Tan salon chain for allegedly suggesting its tanning beds provide health benefits. In its advertisements, Darque Tan falsely claims to reduce cancer risks by increasing amounts of vitamin D in the body, Attorney General Greg Abbott said. Abbott's lawsuit alleges the advertisements violate the state's Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act and the Deceptive Trade Practices Act, the Houston Chronicle reported Tuesday. "They are only approved...

2008-07-23 15:01:12

By Tim Woods, Waco Tribune-Herald, Texas Jul. 22--U.S. Sen. John Cornyn on Monday called for Congress to lift domestic oil-drilling bans and restrictions to give Americans relief at the gas pump. Speaking at the Flying J Travel Plaza at Interstate 35 and New Road, the Texas Republican said loosening restrictions on drilling in the U.S. is a viable short-term option for dropping high gas prices, which stood at $4.07 per gallon of regular unleaded nationally Monday. The price ranged...

2008-07-23 03:00:53

By Dave Levinthal, The Dallas Morning News Jul. 23--Democratic Senate candidate Rick Noriega called Tuesday for all Texas households to get their electricity by renewable energy resources, such as wind and solar power, by 2019. Mr. Noriega insisted, however, that such a goal wouldn't entail shuttering the state's coal, nuclear and natural gas-fired power plants, which account for the vast majority of Texas' electricity generation. "Those plants are going to continue to be in use for a...

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