Tag: ken paxton

Policy, State & Local

Why Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s impeachment fight isn’t finished yet

May 30, 2023

Via: Federal News Network

The Texas Legislature already made one historic move with its impeachment of Republican state Attorney General Ken Paxton. Another one is coming. The GOP-led House of Representatives on Saturday approved 20 articles of impeachment on sweeping allegations of wrongdoing that […]

Policy, State & Local

Texas congressman joins GOP race for attorney general

November 23, 2021

Via: Federal News Network

U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert has joined the crowded field of Republicans mounting primary challenges against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton. The East Texas lawmaker is the latest prominent Republican seeking to unseat his party’s incumbent in the wake of Paxton’s […]

Policy, State & Local

Twitter sues Texas AG to stop “retaliatory” content-moderation probe

March 11, 2021

Via: ArsTechnica

Twitter is suing Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, alleging that a probe Paxton launched into its business is an act of retaliation against the platform’s choice to ban the account of former US President Donald Trump. The suit (PDF) accuses […]