Quotes of the Week

Mr. Trump, you’re a racist and you can take your border wall and shove it up your ass.

U.S. Rep. Filemon Vela, D-Brownsville, in an open letter to the presumptive Republican presidential nominee

Donald Trump will peel her skin off in a debate setting.

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry during an interview on Fox News about a future debate between Trump and Hillary Clinton

Because I think he’s very good. I think he’s very very good. He’s also very good on the border.

Presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump, saying he'd like former Gov. Rick Perry in his administration "at a high level."

Story is bogus. A few journalists peddling their agenda rather than getting all the facts tank the profession.

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott in a tweet referring to allegations from others that he gave Donald Trump special treatment when investigating Trump University

Before each term, have the Supreme Court collectively name five potential appointees, and if deadlock arises, draw a name randomly from a 10-gallon Stetson.

Texas Supreme Court Justice Don Willett, floating an alternate way for Texas to fill vacancies on the high court

Those changes are fine with me ... However, I will continue to hold the bully pulpit and continue to hold political criminals of both parties accountable.

Controversial incoming Travis County GOP Chair Robert Morrow on the steps taken by the party this week to limit his power