The development brought to the forefront questions about White House efforts to control what the former adviser tells Congress about his time in Trump's inner circle - and whether Republicans on Capitol Hill would force the issue.
Republican leaders are racing against a Friday deadline for pushing a short-term spending bill through Congress.
Governor Greg Abbott today extended the State Disaster Declaration for Texas counties affected by Hurricane Harvey. All Texas counties declared disaster areas will continue to be eligible for assistance as they recover and rebuild after the storm.
Lubbock police are searching for a suspect in a vehicle burglary that happened back on Dec. 28 in the 1600 block of 70th Place.