# Inside texas politics
President Biden Called the Governor's Action Political Stunts
Governor Abbott and Governor DeSantisScreenshot from Twitter. New York City Mayor called on the federal government to handle the immigration crisis that is affecting more than his city. Mayor Eric Adams is working with the migrants that Texas Governor Greg Abbott started bussing to his city on August 1. The influx of migrants has been more than the city can handle which has overwhelmed the city's immigration center.
New York City Opens a Welcome Center for Migrants Who Arrive
Since August 9, New York City’s homeless population grew from 5,000 to almost 56,000 which caused problems for the city’s infrastructure to help the homeless. At the beginning of August, that is when Texas Governor Greg Abbott started sending busses of migrants to New York.
Governor Pritzker Declares a Disaster Proclamation for Illinois
Governor Pritzker declaring a disaster proclamationScreenshot from Twitter. Texas Governor Greg Abbott began bussing migrants from Texas to sanctuary cities including Washington, D.C., New York City, and then this month Chicago.
Governor Abbott and Governors Disagree with the $600 Billion Student Loan Forgiveness Plan
Governor Abbott and governors demand President Biden pull the student loan forgiveness planImages from Twitter. President Biden’s student loan forgiveness plan has made many college graduates happy as they saw their loan decrease. The same is not true for everyone.
Political Leaders in Chicago don’t Talk to Each Other About a Shared Problem with Migrants
Mayor Craig Johnson, Governor George Pritzker, and Mayor Lori LightfootScreenshot from Twitter. Since Texas started bussing migrants to Chicago, this has caused the city to coordinate their arrival. Since this started, Chicago has received over 360 migrants who arrive with little money, clothing, food, a place to stay, or a job. This creates a problem for city officials and non-profits who need time to prefer for their arrival.
O'Rourke Said The Only Way We Will Win is You
Beto O’Rourke finished his Drive For Texas in Lockhart, Texas. After seeing the latest poll results for who voters will elect for governor, he knows it is time to step up. The latest poll shows Democratic challenger O’Rourke was behind Texas Republican Governor Greg Abbott by 5 points in Houston’s latest poll. Abbott has 49% support over O’Rourke’s 42% of the people that were surveyed here.
Chicago Governor Said Texas Governor Abbott is Uncooperative
Governor Pritzker on the Texas migrantsScreenshot from Twitter. Texas Governor Greg Abbott has bussed migrants that crossed the Texas-Mexican border to sanctuary states such as New and Washington, D.C. Then he added a third state on September 1 - Chicago.
Here’s How Governor Abbott and Beto O’Rourke Responded to the Second Shooting
Uvalde shooting remembranceScreenshot from Twitter. Uvalde, Texas is making the news again, and this time for the wrong reason. It was reported the city had a second shooting which is only 3 ½ months after the shooting at Robb Elementary School where 19 students and two teachers were shot to death.
Chicago is Now Supporting 203 Migrants From Texas
Governor Abbott and Mayor LightfootScreenshot from Twitter. On September 7, the third group of migrants arrived in Chicago from Texas. Governor Greg Abbott started busing migrants out of his state to sanctuary cities such as Washington, D.C., and New York City. Initially, it was to spite President Joe Biden for his lack of support on the Texas-Mexico border crisis as millions have entered the United States over the past two years.
A Texas Law is Bringing Out More Voters For This Year's Election
New Texas voters are registering to vote after the June U.S. Supreme Court Roe vs. Wade ruling. Then the Texas law on abortion doesn’t make it any easier which has caused a backlash across the state. Several abortion clinics have moved or are in the process of moving to more abortion-friendly states.
Mayor Bowser Declares a Public Emergency in Washington D.C.
On Thursday morning September 8, Democratic Mayor Muriel Bowser declared a public emergency in the city of Washington, D.C. This is in response to the migrants that have arrived from Republican Texas Governor Greg Abbott and Arizona Governor Doug Ducey over the past few months. Governor Abbott has asked for support from the federal government as millions of migrants have crossed the Texas-Mexican border over the past year.
Detailed results of the latest poll for Texas Governor
Governor Greg Abbott and Beto O'RourkeScreenshot from Twitter. The last Texas poll had Republican Governor Greg Abbott ahead by 7 points against Democratic challenger Beto O’Rourke. In the most recent poll, there wasn’t much change as Abbott was ahead by 7 points.
Governor Abbott Passed House Bill 1925 that Only Creates More Problems
Dallas resident helping the homelessScreenshot from Twitter. At first look, Texas House Bill 1925 makes sense. On the other hand, it will cause a big problem for many cities in Texas.
New York Sends a Delegation to Texas Border
Since Texas began bussing migrants from Washington, D.C., New York, and most recently Chicago, Governor Greg Abbott offered the East coast mayors to come to Texas to see the border issue he is facing. Mayor Eric Adams initially declined but now he is sending a delegation to Texas to get a first-hand look at the border.
New Ad From Beto O’Rourke Attacks Governor Abbott and His Plan B
Democratic challenger Beto O’Rourke aired a new ad. This one attacked Governor Greg Abbott on his recent Plan B announcement for pregnant women. In the video, reporter Julie Fine asks Governor Abbott what he would tell a woman who is raped and not covered under the Texas abortion law.
ERCOT Said There will be Sufficient Resources for Electrical Demand in Texas
Governor Abbott Signing Legislation for ERCOT in 2021Screenshot from Twitter. On September 6, Texas Governor Greg Abbott received an update on the Electric Reliability Council of Texas more commonly known as ERCOT. You see, Texas has had issues the past few years with power going out at the wrong time.
Bishop T.D. Jakes Gave His Most Controversial Messages This Year
T.D. Jakes gave a sermon that has drawn a lot of controversy from women and men. At the Potter's House in Dallas, Jakes basically said society is training women to be men during his father’s day message which he called Real Men Pour In.
Lightfoot Calls Governor Abbott Unpatriotic and Racist
Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Governor Greg AbbottScreenshot from Twitter. Over the past few months, Texas bussed migrants to Washington, D.C. and New York City. Then last week, they expanded the location, and migrants were sent to Chicago. And, less than a week later on Sunday, another group of migrants arrived in the Windy City.
Texas Senator Says Republicans Don’t Care About You
Beto O'Rourke in San AntonioScreenshot from Twitter. With about two months to go until election day, politicians are coming out and hitting the other party hard. November 8 is election day in Texas. Some representatives and candidates are using this time to reach voters and share their message.
Donors have Funded Abbott and O'Rourke with Over $200 Million For This Year's Election for Governor
Governor Abbott and Beto O'RourkeScreenshot from Twitter. Political office campaigns are not cheap these days. You can see that in this year's race for Governor of Texas as Republican Greg Abbott is seeking his third re-election for his seat in Austin and Democratic challenger Beto O’Rourke. Both candidates have raised more money than any other candidate in Texas history.