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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Governor Abbott Criticizes Texas House After Special Session EndsNORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM ) – Governor Greg Abbott blasted the Texas House for no
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 5 hours ago
NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM ) – Governor Greg Abbott blasted the Texas House for not reaching an agreement with the Senate on how to lessen the burden of rising property taxes. The Governor called it his top priority during the special legislative... Read more
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11 News Houston
Texas lawmakers adjourn Sine Die and begin blame gameAUSTIN - Tuesday afternoon something happened in the Texas House of Representat
11 News Houston / Posted 6 hours ago
AUSTIN - Tuesday afternoon something happened in the Texas House of Representatives that most people didn't see coming. With one day left in the Special Session, the House adjourned Sine Die, ending the Session. So what the heck happened? "Members,... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Texas lawmakers adjourn Sine Die and begin blame gameAUSTIN - Tuesday afternoon something happened in the Texas House of Representat
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 8 hours ago
AUSTIN - Tuesday afternoon something happened in the Texas House of Representatives that most people didn't see coming. With one day left in the Special Session, the House adjourned Sine Die, ending the Session. So what the heck happened? "Members,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Castro: Abbott, Patrick are ‘happy to be Donald Trump’s boys’coming after you. And we are going to run Democrats in those districts to make
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 hours ago
coming after you. And we are going to run Democrats in those districts to make sure that we represent Texas values in the Texas House, in the Texas Senate and eventually in the Governor’s Mansion,” Blanco said. Amanda Williams of the Lilith Fund,... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
TEXAS TRIBUNE TO HOST FREE CONVERSATION WITH STATE LAWMAKERS SEN. BRYAN HUGHES & REP. GARY VANDEAVER ON AUGUST 30 IN TEXARKANA - TEXAS TRIBUNE TO HOST FREE CONVERSATION WITH STATE LAWMAKERS SEN. BRYAN HUGHES & REP. GARY VANDEAVER ON AUGUST 30 IN T...and sits on the Administration, Criminal Justice and Education committees. Prev
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 11 hours ago
and sits on the Administration, Criminal Justice and Education committees. Previously, Hughes served seven terms in the Texas House and was a member of the board of trustees of the Stewards Foundation. VanDeaver, R-New Boston, has represented... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Democrats slam 'Trump-inspired' agenda in Texas Legislaturepredators from pretending to be transgender to get into women's bathroom. The b
Houston Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
predators from pretending to be transgender to get into women's bathroom. The bill passed the Senate, but never clear the Texas House. Emmett Schelling of the Trans Education Network of Texas said the bill's demise was good news, but he knows... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Abbott blames House for property tax failure, casts doubt on new special sessionAUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott blamed the Texas House for the failure of about half
Houston Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
AUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott blamed the Texas House for the failure of about half of his special session agenda Wednesday, namely his hopes for property tax reform, but cast doubt on speculation that he would call lawmakers back to a special... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas special session whiffs on top conservative prioritieswas non-comital Wednesday, saying, "I'm going to be making decisions later on."
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 hours ago
was non-comital Wednesday, saying, "I'm going to be making decisions later on." SCHOOL FINANCE TRUMPS VOUCHERS The Texas House squashed a Senate-backed school voucher plan offering public money to students attending private schools during... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Texas special session whiffs on top conservative prioritieswas non-comital Wednesday, saying, "I'm going to be making decisions later on."
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 15 hours ago
was non-comital Wednesday, saying, "I'm going to be making decisions later on." SCHOOL FINANCE TRUMPS VOUCHERS The Texas House squashed a Senate-backed school voucher plan offering public money to students attending private schools during... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas special session whiffs on top conservative prioritieswas non-comital Wednesday, saying, "I'm going to be making decisions later on."
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 15 hours ago
was non-comital Wednesday, saying, "I'm going to be making decisions later on." SCHOOL FINANCE TRUMPS VOUCHERS The Texas House squashed a Senate-backed school voucher plan offering public money to students attending private schools during... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Texas Special Session Whiffs on Top Conservative Prioritiesbathroom bill. The governor, though, was non-comital Wednesday, saying, "I'm go
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 15 hours ago
bathroom bill. The governor, though, was non-comital Wednesday, saying, "I'm going to be making decisions later on." The Texas House squashed a Senate-backed school voucher plan offering public money to students attending private schools during... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas special session whiffs on top conservative prioritieswas non-comital Wednesday, saying, "I'm going to be making decisions later on."
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 15 hours ago
was non-comital Wednesday, saying, "I'm going to be making decisions later on." SCHOOL FINANCE TRUMPS VOUCHERS The Texas House squashed a Senate-backed school voucher plan offering public money to students attending private schools during... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Texas special session whiffs on top conservative prioritieswas non-comital Wednesday, saying, "I'm going to be making decisions later on."
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 16 hours ago
was non-comital Wednesday, saying, "I'm going to be making decisions later on." SCHOOL FINANCE TRUMPS VOUCHERS The Texas House squashed a Senate-backed school voucher plan offering public money to students attending private schools during... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Texas special session whiffs on top conservative prioritieswas non-comital Wednesday, saying, "I'm going to be making decisions later on."
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 16 hours ago
was non-comital Wednesday, saying, "I'm going to be making decisions later on." SCHOOL FINANCE TRUMPS VOUCHERS The Texas House squashed a Senate-backed school voucher plan offering public money to students attending private schools during... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Texas special session whiffs on top conservative prioritieswas non-comital Wednesday, saying, "I'm going to be making decisions later on."
KTXS Abilene / Posted 16 hours ago
was non-comital Wednesday, saying, "I'm going to be making decisions later on." SCHOOL FINANCE TRUMPS VOUCHERS The Texas House squashed a Senate-backed school voucher plan offering public money to students attending private schools during... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Texas special session whiffs on top conservative prioritieswas non-comital Wednesday, saying, "I'm going to be making decisions later on."
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
was non-comital Wednesday, saying, "I'm going to be making decisions later on." SCHOOL FINANCE TRUMPS VOUCHERS The Texas House squashed a Senate-backed school voucher plan offering public money to students attending private schools during... Read more
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Bizjournals
Hot-button issues die in Texas Legislature; Will bathroom bill return in another special session?against individuals, threatened tourism and corporate spending in the state and
Bizjournals / Posted 18 hours ago
against individuals, threatened tourism and corporate spending in the state and did not solve an actual problem. The Texas House and Senate also failed to reach a compromise over how much cities and counties can raise property taxes without... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Court: State can't vaccinate children in temporary custodyare in temporary custody," he said. Laws on vaccinating children in temporary
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 21 hours ago
are in temporary custody," he said. Laws on vaccinating children in temporary state custody vary around the country. The Texas House of Representatives in May passed a bill that would restrict emergency immunizations given to children removed... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Disappointed House accepts Senate's changes to school finance bill - Disappointed House accepts Senate's changes to school finance bill by Aliyya Swaby Aug. 15 2017 The Texas House voted Tuesday to swallow a bitter pill and accept a version o..."Disappointed" House accepts Senate's changes to school finance bill The Texas
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 22 hours ago
"Disappointed" House accepts Senate's changes to school finance bill The Texas House voted Tuesday to swallow a bitter pill and accept a version of a school finance bill that had $1.5 billion less in funding for schools than the lower chamber... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Staff Editorial: Senate Bill Endangering UH Immigrant Studentsweeks later, S.B. 4, known as the anti-“sanctuary cities” bill, grew harsher an
The Daily Cougar / Posted 23 hours ago
weeks later, S.B. 4, known as the anti-“sanctuary cities” bill, grew harsher and harsher as it was amended in the Texas House and Senate. This piece of legislation is dangerous and reactionary, and the University of Houston should... Read more
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11 News Houston
Houstonians urge mayor, city council to remove confederate statuetold KHOU 11 News they too are “disheartened” and wonder what other statues wil
11 News Houston / Posted yesterday
told KHOU 11 News they too are “disheartened” and wonder what other statues will be next. Native Houstonian-turned-East Texas House Representative James White urged caution. Though he knows little about the statue in question, his... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Abortion bills boost Abbott's record in otherwise spotty special session resultspassing legislation to create a school finance task force to re-examine Texas'
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
passing legislation to create a school finance task force to re-examine Texas' convoluted education funding system, the Texas House stunningly moved to end the session a day early Tuesday afternoon, leaving Abbott's 20-point agenda less than... Read more
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The Hill
Texas bathroom bill dies as state House adjourns special sessionTexas legislation that sought to limit bathroom access for transgender people i
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Texas legislation that sought to limit bathroom access for transgender people is dead, at least for now. The Texas House adjourned its special legislative session Tuesday without taking action on the measures, which had been opposed by civil rights... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas House closes out special legislative sessionThe special legislative session is over — in one chamber, at least. The Texas
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
The special legislative session is over — in one chamber, at least. The Texas House abruptly gaveled out Sine Die – the formal designation meaning the end of a session – on Tuesday evening after approving the Senate's version of a school finance... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Texas House closes out special legislative sessionThe Texas House abruptly gaveled out Sine Die – the formal designation meaning
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
The Texas House abruptly gaveled out Sine Die – the formal designation meaning the end of a session – on Tuesday evening after approving the Senate's version of a school finance bill that largely stripped provisions the chamber had fought to... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Texas House adjourns, leaving tax bill's fate uncertainAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas House has abruptly adjourned for good with one d
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas House has abruptly adjourned for good with one day still remaining in the special session - forcing the state Senate to accept its version of a contentious property tax bill or risk seeing nothing passed on the... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Texas House Adjourns, Leaving Tax Bill's Fate UncertainAUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — The Texas House has abruptly adjourned for good
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — The Texas House has abruptly adjourned for good with one day still remaining in the special session — forcing the state Senate to accept its version of a contentious property tax bill or risk seeing nothing passed on... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
House executes dramatic move, shuts down special session earlyAUSTIN - The Texas House pulled a dramatic and early final curtain on the speci
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN - The Texas House pulled a dramatic and early final curtain on the special session Tuesday, leaving a number of Gov. Greg Abbott’s priority items unfinished and giving senators a take-it-or-leave it choice on a proposal to rein in property tax... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Texas House Closes Out Special Legislative SessionThe special legislative session is over — in one chamber, at least. The Texas
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
The special legislative session is over — in one chamber, at least. The Texas House abruptly gaveled out Sine Die – the formal designation meaning the end of a session – on Tuesday evening after voting to approve the Senate's version of a school... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
House executes dramatic move, shuts down special session earlyAUSTIN – The Texas House pulled a dramatic and early final curtain on the speci
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN – The Texas House pulled a dramatic and early final curtain on the special session Tuesday, leaving a number of Gov. Greg Abbott's priority items unfinished and giving senators a take-it-or-leave it choice on a proposal to rein in property tax... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Texas House adjourns, leaving tax bill's fate uncertainAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas House has abruptly adjourned for good with one d
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas House has abruptly adjourned for good with one day still remaining in the special session - forcing the state Senate to accept its version of a contentious property tax bill or risk seeing nothing passed on the... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas House adjourns, leaving tax bill's fate uncertainAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas House has abruptly adjourned for good with one d
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas House has abruptly adjourned for good with one day still remaining in the special session - forcing the state Senate to accept its version of a contentious property tax bill or risk seeing nothing passed on the... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Texas House Abruptly Adjourns Before End of Special SessionThe Texas House has abruptly adjourned for good Tuesday with one day still rema
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
The Texas House has abruptly adjourned for good Tuesday with one day still remaining in the special session. The move leaves the fate of several bills in doubt, including the contentious "bathroom bill" that had been passed in the Senate but was... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas House adjourns, leaving tax bill's fate uncertainAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas House has abruptly adjourned for good with one d
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas House has abruptly adjourned for good with one day still remaining in the special session - forcing the state Senate to accept its version of a contentious property tax bill or risk seeing nothing passed on the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Texas House adjourns, leaving tax bill's fate uncertainAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas House has abruptly adjourned for good with one d
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas House has abruptly adjourned for good with one day still remaining in the special session - forcing the state Senate to accept its version of a contentious property tax bill or risk seeing nothing passed on the... Read more
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Roll Call
Court Finds Two Texas House Districts Were Illegally DrawnA federal panel ruled Tuesday that two Texas House seats violated federal law a
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
A federal panel ruled Tuesday that two Texas House seats violated federal law and that a new congressional map needs to be redrawn ahead of the 2018 midterms. The ruling could also have implications for efforts to ensure Texas voting proposals are... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Texas House adjourns, leaving tax bill's fate uncertainAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas House has abruptly adjourned for good with one d
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas House has abruptly adjourned for good with one day still remaining in the special session - forcing the state Senate to accept its version of a contentious property tax bill or risk seeing nothing passed on the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Texas House calls it quits on special session after action on school financesAUSTIN -- Just after approving a compromise on school finance, the Texas House
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN -- Just after approving a compromise on school finance, the Texas House pulled a dramatic and early final curtain on the special session Tuesday, leaving a number of Gov. Greg Abbott's priority items unfinished and giving senators a... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Details of bills to shield drivers who injure protestersunintentionally strike protesters obstructing public roads. Here's a look at th
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
unintentionally strike protesters obstructing public roads. Here's a look at the details: Florida: Senate Bill 1096 and House Bill 1419 specified that drivers who unintentionally injure or kill protesters who were blocking roads without a permit... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Details of bills to shield drivers who injure protestersunintentionally strike protesters obstructing public roads. Here's a look at th
MyMotherLode.com / Posted yesterday
unintentionally strike protesters obstructing public roads. Here's a look at the details: -- Florida: Senate Bill 1096 and House Bill 1419 specified that drivers who unintentionally injure or kill protesters who were blocking roads without a permit... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Details of bills to shield drivers who injure protestersunintentionally strike protesters obstructing public roads. Here's a look at th
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
unintentionally strike protesters obstructing public roads. Here's a look at the details: — Florida: Senate Bill 1096 and House Bill 1419 specified that drivers who unintentionally injure or kill protesters who were blocking roads without a permit... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Details of bills to shield drivers who injure protestersunintentionally strike protesters obstructing public roads. Here's a look at th
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
unintentionally strike protesters obstructing public roads. Here's a look at the details: - Florida: Senate Bill 1096 and House Bill 1419 specified that drivers who unintentionally injure or kill protesters who were blocking roads without a permit... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Details of bills to shield drivers who injure protestersunintentionally strike protesters obstructing public roads. Here's a look at th
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
unintentionally strike protesters obstructing public roads. Here's a look at the details: Florida: Senate Bill 1096 and House Bill 1419 specified that drivers who unintentionally injure or kill protesters who were blocking roads without a permit... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Details of bills to shield drivers who injure protestersunintentionally strike protesters obstructing public roads. Here's a look at th
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
unintentionally strike protesters obstructing public roads. Here's a look at the details: - Florida: Senate Bill 1096 and House Bill 1419 specified that drivers who unintentionally injure or kill protesters who were blocking roads without a permit... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
White nationalist rally at Texas A&M has been canceledHis response: “I guess my lawyers will now be suing the state of Texas.” The n
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
His response: “I guess my lawyers will now be suing the state of Texas.” The news was first announced on the floor of the Texas House. The lawmaker who made the declaration was Rep. John Raney, R-College Station, whose district includes A&M. He... Read more
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First Coast News
White nationalist rally at Texas A&M has been canceledHis response: “I guess my lawyers will now be suing the state of Texas.” The n
First Coast News / Posted 2 days ago
His response: “I guess my lawyers will now be suing the state of Texas.” The news was first announced on the floor of the Texas House. The lawmaker who made the declaration was Rep. John Raney, R-College Station, whose district includes A&M. He... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Student leaders say campuses should be safepolice concerns of violence. The event had been scheduled for Sept. 11. Raney
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
police concerns of violence. The event had been scheduled for Sept. 11. Raney made the announcement on the floor of the Texas House of Representatives just hours after lawmakers said they were working to stop the rally from taking place. Texas... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Student leaders say campuses should be safepolice concerns of violence. The event had been scheduled for Sept. 11. Raney
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
police concerns of violence. The event had been scheduled for Sept. 11. Raney made the announcement on the floor of the Texas House of Representatives just hours after lawmakers said they were working to stop the rally from taking place. Texas... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Student leaders say campuses should be safepolice concerns of violence. The event had been scheduled for Sept. 11. Raney
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
police concerns of violence. The event had been scheduled for Sept. 11. Raney made the announcement on the floor of the Texas House of Representatives just hours after lawmakers said they were working to stop the rally from taking place. Texas... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Student leaders say campuses should be safepolice concerns of violence. The event had been scheduled for Sept. 11. Raney
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
police concerns of violence. The event had been scheduled for Sept. 11. Raney made the announcement on the floor of the Texas House of Representatives just hours after lawmakers said they were working to stop the rally from taking place. Texas... Read more
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