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The Federal Bureau of Investigation is facing criticism over its early-morning arrest of a pro-life activist, which critics claim is an example of overreach and double standards by federal law enforcement officials. On Friday, the U.S. Department of Justice released a statement announcing ...

Only five of the 28 books challenged at Frisco Independent School District (ISD) were removed after a content review by the district’s “Reconsideration Committees.” In August, Rep. Jared Patterson (R-Frisco) filed official challenges against 28 books present in Frisco ISD’s library that allegedly contained sexually explicit content ...

The Justice Department has hit the Eagle Forum of Alabama with a voluminous subpoena that violates the organization’s First Amendment rights to speak freely, engage in the political process, and talk to their elected representatives ...

Last week, Houston Chronicle’s Jasper Scherer wrote a solid article on recent crime statistics in Harris County. It was a nuanced examination of the data, and he found a new Texas crime database I had not previously seen. Building on Jasper’s article, I downloaded the data for 2016-2022 ...

More than a decade ago, when Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church began a building fund for its present building, it got a hand from its neighbor a few miles down Gholson Road ...

Republicans will immediately move to reverse the Biden administration’s hiring of 87,000 IRS agents if they flip the House of Representatives in the upcoming midterm elections, the top Republican in the lower chamber said on Sept. 23 ...

The Southern Baptist Convention's top administrative body voted to cut ties with two congregations on Tuesday — an LGBTQ-friendly church in North Carolina that had itself quit the denomination decades ago and a New Jersey congregation it cited for “alleged discriminatory behavior” ...

The beloved Pink Palace in Memphis has undergone a rainbow-colored transformation. The Museum of Science and History (MoSH) announced they will host their first-ever family friend drag show ...

Sen. Paul Bettencourt (R-Houston) joined The Texan’s reporter Holly Hansen to discuss the ongoing fracas in the Harris County Commissioners Court over raising taxes, the effect of rising crime on elections, and the upcoming legislative session ...

In Idaho, a 39-year-old having sex with a 13-year-old is legally classified as rape or lewd conduct with a minor, which is punishable by life in prison—unless the 39-year-old pedophile managed to marry the 13-year-old child he raped ...

Austin voters will have their say on a proposition to grant more power to the Office of Police Oversight next May after the city council voted down the proposed ordinance — leading to a break between Mayor Steve Adler and one police reform advocate ...

An astonishing report in National Review detailing collusion between increasingly woke Major League Baseball and nonprofits that perform so-called “gender reassignment” procedures on minors contains distressing news for fans in the Lone Star State ...

The Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office (TCSO) seized the largest stash of fentanyl ever discovered by the agency on September 6. The 2,000 grams of pure fentanyl were seized by the TCSO Combined Narcotics Enforcement Team (CNET) along with ...

Based on U.S. Census data, we estimate that there are currently 750,000 homeschool students in Texas; this is more than all private and charter school students combined ...

Kamala Harris urged Baptist pastors to fight for “light” over darkness Thursday while at the same time advocating for the killing of unborn babies in abortions. The Houston Chronicle reports Harris mentioned abortion during her speech to the National Baptist Convention in Houston, Texas, which ...

Two suspects now charged in the murder of an off-duty deputy constable were both already out on bond for murder, one for capital murder in Harris County. According to homicide investigators ... Deputy Constable Omar Ursin had just picked up dinner for his family at a favorite restaurant when ...

This week on The Salcedo Storm Podcast, Chris Salcedo sat down with State Rep. Phil King (R–Weatherford), State Rep. Brian Harrison (R–Waxahachie), and State Rep. Bryan Slaton (R–Royse City) to discuss a variety of issues facing Texas, including the ongoing battle for school choice ...

With rising crime and homicide rates a top concern for Houston and Harris County voters, Republican candidate for County Judge Alexandra del Moral Mealer joined other elected officials and law enforcement leaders to unveil ...

Abigail’s daughter Yaeli began to struggle with depression when she was in the 8th grade. Without communication with her mother, Yaeli was quickly funneled by personnel at her school towards the LGBTQ group ...

The risk of heart inflammation is higher for men as old as 39 after Moderna COVID-19 vaccination than after COVID-19 infection, according to a new study. Researchers in England analyzed hospital admissions with myocarditis, a form of health inflammation, among ...

Governor Greg Abbott yesterday delivered remarks on Texas' state response efforts to combat drug overdoses and protect the lives of Texans at the 2022 Annual Montgomery County Overdose Awareness Day Event hosted by ...

With most abortions officially being illegal in Texas as of Thursday , women are looking for options, and some are turning to “Abort Offshore.” It’s a for-profit organization that is taking women out on boats from the Galveston area into federal waters to have abortions ...

I recently interviewed Dr. Rachel Ferguson, co-author of a new book, Black Liberation Through the Marketplace ... Part One of our conversation focused on how freedoms for Black Americans have been violated throughout history ... Naturally, the discussion turned to how limiting freedoms of people impact ...

The vast majority of the COVID-19 hospitalizations in spring 2022 were among vaccinated people, according to a study from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Researchers analyzed data from ...

Unfortunately, hard-fought court victories are not enough to stop these antireligious, power-hungry military brass. They are even locking up people of faith and using sewage to push them over the edge ...

Texas Comptroller Glen Hager has ruled that Harris County commissioners have defunded constables. Hegar sent a letter to state leaders along with Judge Lina Hidalgo and the rest ...

Recently, Rep. Lizzie Fletcher (D- Harris County) and forty other House Democrats penned a letter to the IRS to demand it review the tax-exempt “church” status of Family Research Council (FRC), a leading Christian conservative group ...

Tomorrow the County Commissioners begin discussion on the 2023 FY budget. The Justice and Safety portion of the budget has a few items which will be sure to raise one’s eyebrows ...

Members of Congress have introduced the Civics Secures Democracy Act (CSDA), which provides $6 billion in grant money to “support educational programs in civics and history.” This legislation could enable the creation of a de facto national curriculum that incorporates ...

Government-assigned schools have fostered a system of resegregation, one in which students are divided “racially, socially, and economically,” says Heritage Foundation President Kevin Roberts ...

The Austin Independent School District in Texas is pushing K-12 teachers to attend a training seminar on “how to create supportive learning environments for LGBTQIA+” students as young as ...

U.S. Congressman Al Green called on the Black community to remember the spirit of their enslaved ancestors during his first Slavery Remembrance Day event ...

The U.S. District Court of Florida has provided class action relief and granted a classwide preliminary injunction from the unlawful federal COVID shot mandate on behalf of those who are in active or reserve service in the United States Marine Corps ...

The Texas Pastor Council team continues to organize and carry out events such as this LeaderConnect luncheon on August 11 at Central Baptist Church in Deer Park, bringing pastors, elected officials, and law enforcement together, as well as ...

The nation’s largest conservative, Protestant denomination revealed on Friday it is under investigation by the Biden administration over claims of sexual abuse and harassment ...

How does one spin support for killing unborn babies in the womb to religiously conservative older black voters who take the Bible seriously? That was the essence of a question put to the Reverend Al Sharpton last week by an MSNBC interviewer ...

The majority of babies were born to unmarried mothers in Britain for the first time in recorded history, the Office for National Statistics revealed on Tuesday ...

Former Seahawks star Russell Wilson is candid about his Christian faith and also the role that faith has in every area of his life. Wilson married Ciara in 2016, but he understood the importance of celibacy before the couple tied the knot ...

This is the testimony of (a lady from Church of the Open Door's) experience with the angry pro-abortion man, at the Waco City Council Meeting …

The Biden administration is using a spurious legal argument to crack down on states limiting abortion. On Aug. 2, the U.S. Department of Justice filed suit against the state of Idaho, hoping to undermine its new law prohibiting ...

A Christian university is suing the attorney general of Washington state over an investigation into its hiring practices that university officials say violate the school's religious freedom ...

Kamala Harris met with pro-abortion state lawmakers Friday at the White House to discuss ways to expand the killing of unborn babies in abortions in Hispanic-American communities ...

The commissioner of the Texas Education Agency told state lawmakers that the state's current education policies sometimes allow objectionable materials to be taught in the classroom. It's an issue lawmakers will likely try to address in ...

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis suspended a county state attorney who vowed not to enforce state laws, such as prosecuting women seeking an abortion or doctors who perform them ...

In 1973, evolutionary biologist Theodosius Dobzhansky wrote that “nothing in biology makes sense except in light of evolution.” Almost 50 years later, an increasing number of scientists are asking whether evolution makes any sense in light of ...

The City of Dallas passed a resolution opposing the enforcement of abortion restrictions enacted by Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Legislature. Chairman Adam Bazaldua called a special meeting of the Quality of Life, Arts, and Culture Committee, which unanimously passed ...

When the topic of abortion is brought up, very predictable mantras are almost always repeated: “my body, my choice”; “reproductive freedom”; “women’s healthcare.” These are the slogans that are relentlessly voiced in defense of abortion on demand ...

In case you don’t remember, Senate Bill 1, swept in some significant challenges to the Texas Elections Code when it finally got passed last year. So, as required by law, under SB1, four counties have been randomly selected to ...

In 1976, Dr. Marshall Foster founded the World History Institute, a nonprofit educational foundation, to teach the biblical and historical foundations of liberty. Dr. Foster trained tens of thousands through live seminars in ...

Members of Congress have introduced the Civics Secures Democracy Act (CSDA), which provides $6 billion in grant money to “support educational programs in civics and history.” This legislation could enable the creation of a de facto national curriculum that incorporates ...