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January 6 investigators want Paxton’s communications with Trump officials

By Bethany Irvine | The Texas Tribune WASHINGTON — The U.S. House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol has requested communications between...

Trump endorses Paxton for 3rd term as Texas attorney general

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton received former President Donald Trump's endorsement Monday for election to a third term, in which...

George P. Bush outraises Attorney General Ken Paxton

By Patrick Svitek, The Texas Tribune Land Commissioner George P. Bush kicked off his attorney general campaign by outraising the incumbent, fellow Republican Ken Paxton,...

AG Paxton agrees to stop blocking people on Twitter

By Reese Oxner, The Texas Tribune Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton will no longer block ​users from his personal account for expressing “First Amendment-protected viewpoints”...

State bar investigating Texas attorney general

By JAKE BLEIBERG Associated Press DALLAS (AP) — The Texas bar association is investigating whether state Attorney General Ken Paxton's failed efforts to overturn the...

9 Texans sue state AG Paxton for blocking users on Twitter

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Nine Texans have sued state Attorney General Ken Paxton, claiming he blocked them on Twitter for criticizing him or his...

Land Commissioner George P. Bush “seriously considering” run for Texas AG 

Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush said Thursday he is "seriously considering" running for attorney general in 2022 — and detailed how he would...

Whistleblower lawsuit against Texas AG can continue, judge rules

AUSTIN, Texas — A state judge has rejected a bid to dismiss a whistleblower lawsuit by four former executives who said they were fired...

FBI probe of Texas AG expands to look at home renovations

By JAKE BLEIBERG Associated Press DALLAS (AP) — The FBI is investigating renovations made to Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's million-dollar home as part of...

Texas takes on Biden but Republicans keep distance from AG

By PAUL J. WEBER and JAKE BLEIBERG Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — As President Joe Biden's agenda is dealt an early blow in Texas,...