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Dallas Morning News
2 sentenced in Dallas City Hall corruption caseutilities and bought her carpet in exchange for her political support. Hodge, w
2 sentenced in Dallas City Hall corruption case
Dallas Morning News / Posted 9 hours ago
utilities and bought her carpet in exchange for her political support. Hodge, who agreed to resign after 14 years in the Texas House, also used campaign contributions for personal gain, prosecutors say. Brian Potashnik, 51, who faces up to about... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results - The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results by Madlin Mekelburg and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune May 25 2016 The Big Conversation A lack of a compel...commissioner, edging out Houston-area real estate mogul Gary Gates in a race th
The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results - The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results by Madlin Mekelburg and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune May 25 2016 The Big Conversation A lack of a compel...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 11 hours ago
commissioner, edging out Houston-area real estate mogul Gary Gates in a race that turned heated in its final stages. Two Texas House Committee Chairmen Fall in GOP Runoffs, by Matthew Watkins — Two committee chairmen from the Texas House of... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Analysis: A Lousy Turnout for a Lackluster Texas Runoff - Analysis: A Lousy Turnout for a Lackluster Texas Runoff by Ross Ramsey The Texas Tribune May 25 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey's column cl...their dismissal notices from voters. Rep. Ron Reynolds, D-Missouri City, advanc
Analysis: A Lousy Turnout for a Lackluster Texas Runoff - Analysis: A Lousy Turnout for a Lackluster Texas Runoff by Ross Ramsey The Texas Tribune May 25 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey's column cl...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 11 hours ago
their dismissal notices from voters. Rep. Ron Reynolds, D-Missouri City, advances to the November general election. The Texas House ended 2015 with 99 Republican seats and 51 Democratic seats. State Rep. Ruth Jones McClendon, D-San Antonio,... Read more
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My EastText
Cole Hefner defeats Misenheimer in House District 5 runoffCole Hefner defeated Jay Misenheimer Tuesday night in the Republican Party runo
Cole Hefner defeats Misenheimer in House District 5 runoff
My EastText / Posted 17 hours ago
Cole Hefner defeated Jay Misenheimer Tuesday night in the Republican Party runoff, winning the Texas House District 5 seat. "The first numbers we got were from down south and we knew then we were going to be in pretty good shape. It's a neat feeling... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Mary Lou Bruner Loses Board Of Education Runoff; Tarrant County Sheriff Defeatedseat represents Rockwall County and several other counties east of Dallas-Fort
Mary Lou Bruner Loses Board Of Education Runoff; Tarrant County Sheriff Defeated
KERA North Texas / Posted 19 hours ago
seat represents Rockwall County and several other counties east of Dallas-Fort Worth. In another East Texas race, Texas House Representative Bryan Hughes of Mineola is one step closer to landing a seat in the state Senate. Hughes trounced... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Stucky gets GOP House nodby the oddsmakers and the insiders. This race was about giving the people of ou
Stucky gets GOP House nod
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 19 hours ago
by the oddsmakers and the insiders. This race was about giving the people of our district an effective leader in the Texas House who can deliver real results and advance the conservative agenda. I’m humbled that my neighbors chose me as the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Susan King Campaign Speaks to Supportersand defend the unborn." She currently owns and operates an ophthalmology practi
Susan King Campaign Speaks to Supporters
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 20 hours ago
and defend the unborn." She currently owns and operates an ophthalmology practice in Austin. King has served in the Texas House of Representatives for the past five terms. She is an Abilene resident and working surgical nurse who has served... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Runoff Election Decides Republican Nomination for Texas Senate District 24and defend the unborn." She currently owns and operates an ophthalmology practi
Runoff Election Decides Republican Nomination for Texas Senate District 24
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 21 hours ago
and defend the unborn." She currently owns and operates an ophthalmology practice in Austin. King has served in the Texas House of Representatives for the past five terms. She is an Abilene resident and working surgical nurse who has served... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Runoff Election Decides Republican Nomination for Texas Senate District 24and defend the unborn." She currently owns and operates an ophthalmology practi
Runoff Election Decides Republican Nomination for Texas Senate District 24
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 22 hours ago
and defend the unborn." She currently owns and operates an ophthalmology practice in Austin. King has served in the Texas House of Representatives for the past five terms. She is an Abilene resident and working surgical nurse who has served... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Cop tech under microscope at Texas CapitolHouston police officer, Fletcher chairs the committee charged with overseeing t
Cop tech under microscope at Texas Capitol
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
Houston police officer, Fletcher chairs the committee charged with overseeing the bill's rollout. A joint session of the Texas House Select Committee on Emerging Issues in Texas Law Enforcement and the Committee on Government Transparency and... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Runoff elections continue without much of a hitchto either select Read King, a Denton small-business owner, or Sanger veterinari
Runoff elections continue without much of a hitch
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
to either select Read King, a Denton small-business owner, or Sanger veterinarian Lynn Stucky as the Republican nominee for Texas House District 64. The winner will face Democratic candidate Connor Flanagan in the general election, Nov. 8. The... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
5 things to watch for in Tuesday's primary runoffsystem. The winner will be a big favorite in the general election race against
5 things to watch for in Tuesday's primary runoff
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
system. The winner will be a big favorite in the general election race against Democrat Amanda Rudolph. 2. Will any Texas House incumbents fall? There aren't enough races on the runoff ballot to seriously shake up either chamber of the... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
5 Things to Watch For in Tuesday's Primary Runoffs - 5 Things to Watch For in Tuesday's Primary Runoffs by Matthew Watkins The Texas Tribune May 24 2016 Hardcore political junkies campaign staffers and candidates' parents: They're the only ones ce...system. The winner will be a big favorite in the general election race against
5 Things to Watch For in Tuesday's Primary Runoffs - 5 Things to Watch For in Tuesday's Primary Runoffs by Matthew Watkins The Texas Tribune May 24 2016 Hardcore political junkies campaign staffers and candidates' parents: They're the only ones ce...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted yesterday
system. The winner will be a big favorite in the general election race against Democrat Amanda Rudolph. 2. Will any Texas House incumbents fall? There aren't enough races on the runoff ballot to seriously shake up either chamber of the... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Runoff election races set for todaysmall-business owner, and Sanger veterinarian Lynn Stucky. The two men are vyin
Runoff election races set for today
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
small-business owner, and Sanger veterinarian Lynn Stucky. The two men are vying to win the Republican nomination for Texas House District 64. The winner will run against Democratic opponent Connor Flanagan in the November election. The... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Voters To Settle Runoff Elections Across TexasStill, the incident cost her the endorsement of an influential Tyler-based tea
Voters To Settle Runoff Elections Across Texas
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
Still, the incident cost her the endorsement of an influential Tyler-based tea party group. Senate District 1 Two Texas House representatives are vying to fill a seat in the state senate. Sen. Kevin Elftife of Tyler announced his plan to... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Tuesday is Election Day in primary runoffsno Democrat on the ballot in November, so the winner on Tuesday will be sworn i
Tuesday is Election Day in primary runoffs
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 2 days ago
no Democrat on the ballot in November, so the winner on Tuesday will be sworn in to the Texas Senate in January. In the Texas House District 5 race (that’s the seat being vacated by Hughes for his Senate run), Lindale businessman Jay Misenheimer... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
'Hurricane proof' lighthouse and home hit the market in Anahuac,TexasWhen Hurricane Ike ravaged Tom Fereday's Anahuac, Texas, house in September 200
'Hurricane proof' lighthouse and home hit the market in Anahuac,Texas
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
When Hurricane Ike ravaged Tom Fereday's Anahuac, Texas, house in September 2008, he opted to create a storm-proof structure with character. "Ike took out almost everything blocks from the water," he remembers. The Houston resident says after the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Does Rick Perry Still Carry Clout In Texas?backed by Perry has a success story to share. Two candidates Perry endorsed in
Does Rick Perry Still Carry Clout In Texas?
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
backed by Perry has a success story to share. Two candidates Perry endorsed in the March 1 primaries, Scott Fisher for Texas House and Michael Massengale for the Supreme Court of Texas, were unsuccessful. Fisher lost to state Rep. Jonathan... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: Mark Cuban Is Latest Texan To Tout Himself for Veep - The Brief: Mark Cuban Is Latest Texan To Tout Himself for Veep by Madlin Mekelburg and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune May 23 2016 The Big Conversation As national conventions for Re...backed by Perry has a success story to share. Two candidates Perry endorsed in
The Brief: Mark Cuban Is Latest Texan To Tout Himself for Veep - The Brief: Mark Cuban Is Latest Texan To Tout Himself for Veep by Madlin Mekelburg and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune May 23 2016 The Big Conversation As national conventions for Re...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
backed by Perry has a success story to share. Two candidates Perry endorsed in the March 1 primaries, Scott Fisher for Texas House and Michael Massengale for the Supreme Court of Texas, were unsuccessful." "I think what makes Perry’s... Read more
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Roll Call
Christi Craddick Says Texans Know Bestwho likes to be in control.” Some say that makes her a lot like her father, Tom
Christi Craddick Says Texans Know Best
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
who likes to be in control.” Some say that makes her a lot like her father, Tom Craddick, who served as speaker of the Texas House from 2003-09. In unison with her push for transparency, the commissioner has a willingness to hear from all... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Does Rick Perry Still Carry Clout in Texas? - Does Rick Perry Still Carry Clout in Texas? by Patrick Svitek The Texas Tribune May 22 2016 There's the Austin ophthalmologist responsible for his trademark glasses. The former Texas Tech official who ...backed by Perry has a success story to share. Two candidates Perry endorsed in
Does Rick Perry Still Carry Clout in Texas? - Does Rick Perry Still Carry Clout in Texas? by Patrick Svitek The Texas Tribune May 22 2016 There's the Austin ophthalmologist responsible for his trademark glasses. The former Texas Tech official who ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
backed by Perry has a success story to share. Two candidates Perry endorsed in the March 1 primaries, Scott Fisher for Texas House and Michael Massengale for the Supreme Court of Texas, were unsuccessful. Fisher lost to state Rep. Jonathan... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Baytown House candidate tarred in anti-gay flier-- In political campaigns, there's ugly. And then there's really ugly. Case in
Baytown House candidate tarred in anti-gay flier
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
-- In political campaigns, there's ugly. And then there's really ugly. Case in point: The District 128 race for the Texas House, where incumbent state Rep. Wayne Smith, R-Baytown, faces challenger Briscoe Cain, a Deer Park lawyer. On... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Ex-Dukes Staffer: Lawmaker Sought Payment for Days She Wasn't at Capitol - Ex-Dukes Staffer: Lawmaker Sought Payment for Days She Wasn't at Capitol by Terri Langford The Texas Tribune May 20 2016 A former staffer for state Rep. Dawnna Dukes has cl...to submit per-diem vouchers for dates Dukes was going to work in her Capitol of
Ex-Dukes Staffer: Lawmaker Sought Payment for Days She Wasn't at Capitol - Ex-Dukes Staffer: Lawmaker Sought Payment for Days She Wasn't at Capitol by Terri Langford The Texas Tribune May 20 2016 A former staffer for state Rep. Dawnna Dukes has cl...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
to submit per-diem vouchers for dates Dukes was going to work in her Capitol office. The vouchers are submitted to the Texas House Business Office for approval. During the interim period between legislative sessions, lawmakers can bill the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Baytown House candidate tarred in anti-gay flyer-- In political campaigns, there's ugly. And then there's really ugly. Case in
Baytown House candidate tarred in anti-gay flyer
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
-- In political campaigns, there's ugly. And then there's really ugly. Case in point: The District 128 race for the Texas House, where incumbent state Rep. Wayne Smith, R-Baytown, faces challenger Briscoe Cain, a Deer Park lawyer. On... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Texas Looks at New Approach to Stop Sex Traffickersthe Dallas area. “It’s not a victimless crime so it’s something that’s deeply
Texas Looks at New Approach to Stop Sex Traffickers
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
the Dallas area. “It’s not a victimless crime so it’s something that’s deeply devastating and unjust,” said Axtell. The Texas House Committee on Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence met Thursday to discuss the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Stucky, King ready for runoffTexas House District 64 candidate Lynn Stucky has proven to be adept at raising
Stucky, King ready for runoff
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Texas House District 64 candidate Lynn Stucky has proven to be adept at raising campaign funds, according to the most recent campaign finance reports he and runoff opponent Read King filed with the secretary of state’s office. A mix of local donors... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Special election runoff set for state House District 120AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Gov. Greg Abbott has set a special election runoff for Aug
Special election runoff set for state House District 120
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 7 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Gov. Greg Abbott has set a special election runoff for Aug. 2 to fill the vacant, San Antonio-based Texas House seat of state Rep. Ruth Jones McClendon. None of the four candidates vying to replace McClendon captured a majority... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Special election runoff set for state House District 120AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Gov. Greg Abbott has set a special election runoff for Aug
Special election runoff set for state House District 120
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Gov. Greg Abbott has set a special election runoff for Aug. 2 to fill the vacant, San Antonio-based Texas House seat of state Rep. Ruth Jones McClendon. None of the four candidates vying to replace McClendon captured a majority... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Special election runoff set for state House District 120AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Gov. Greg Abbott has set a special election runoff for Aug
Special election runoff set for state House District 120
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 7 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Gov. Greg Abbott has set a special election runoff for Aug. 2 to fill the vacant, San Antonio-based Texas House seat of state Rep. Ruth Jones McClendon. None of the four candidates vying to replace McClendon captured a majority... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Special election runoff set for state House District 120AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Gov. Greg Abbott has set a special election runoff for Aug
Special election runoff set for state House District 120
KXXV Waco / Posted 7 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Gov. Greg Abbott has set a special election runoff for Aug. 2 to fill the vacant, San Antonio-based Texas House seat of state Rep. Ruth Jones McClendon. None of the four candidates vying to replace McClendon captured a majority... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
High court rules school finance method is constitutional | May 18, 2016are counting on us.” Speaker Straus acknowledged “there is ample room for impr
High court rules school finance method is constitutional | May 18, 2016
Pleasanton Express / Posted 7 days ago
are counting on us.” Speaker Straus acknowledged “there is ample room for improvement” in school funding and said the Texas House “will continue working to deliver value for taxpayers and provide an outstanding education for our... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
SECTRANS: Spending angst stalling traffic fixesis in place. "I want to be around to drive on this new thing," said state Rep.
SECTRANS: Spending angst stalling traffic fixes
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 8 days ago
is in place. "I want to be around to drive on this new thing," said state Rep. Celia Israel (D-Austin), who sits on the Texas House Committee on Transportation. Israel has proposed several supplemental ideas, such as encouraging state agencies... Read more
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Breitbart
Texas School Shocked — Principal Arrested for Soliciting Minor OnlineCommittee held a hearing to examine the role of social media in fostering rampa
Texas School Shocked — Principal Arrested for Soliciting Minor Online
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
Committee held a hearing to examine the role of social media in fostering rampant educator-student inappropriate relationships. On May 11, TEA investigator Doug Phillips testified before the Texas House Public Education Committee on t... Read more
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Raw Story
Texas Board of Education hopeful invokes Hitler after rival calls out her bizarre fearmongeringChairman Jimmie Don Aycock of Killeen, both of whom are key members of the more
Texas Board of Education hopeful invokes Hitler after rival calls out her bizarre fearmongering
Raw Story / Posted 8 days ago
Chairman Jimmie Don Aycock of Killeen, both of whom are key members of the more moderate bloc of Republicans in the Texas House aligned with Speaker Joe Straus. Whoever prevails in next week’s runoff will face Democrat Amanda Rudolph in the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Allegations Of Fearmongering In Education Board RunoffChairman Jimmie Don Aycock of Killeen, both of whom are key members of the more
Allegations Of Fearmongering In Education Board Runoff
KERA North Texas / Posted 8 days ago
Chairman Jimmie Don Aycock of Killeen, both of whom are key members of the more moderate bloc of Republicans in the Texas House aligned with Speaker Joe Straus. Whoever prevails in next week's runoff will face Democrat Amanda Rudolph in the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Early Voting Begins For State Party Primary RunoffsKing of Lake Dallas and Lynn Stucky from Sanger. They’re vying to be the Republ
Early Voting Begins For State Party Primary Runoffs
KERA North Texas / Posted 9 days ago
King of Lake Dallas and Lynn Stucky from Sanger. They’re vying to be the Republican nominee for the District 64 seat in the Texas House. If voters participated in the March 1st primary election, they’ll be limited to voting in the same party for... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Early voting for primary runoff election beginsno Democrat on the ballot in November, so the winner May 24 will be sworn in to
Early voting for primary runoff election begins
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 9 days ago
no Democrat on the ballot in November, so the winner May 24 will be sworn in to the Texas Senate in January. In the Texas House District 5 race (that’s the seat being vacated by Hughes for his Senate run), Lindale businessman Jay Misenheimer... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
What Texas' Open Carry gun law actually saysThere have many rumors about what will and will not be allowed once Texas enter
What Texas' Open Carry gun law actually says
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
There have many rumors about what will and will not be allowed once Texas enters 2016. The full law, which began life as Texas House Bill 910, is quite nuanced. We’ve put together a few tidbits that should be handy for those plan to open carry or... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Runoff For Texas House Seat Turns Ugly in Final Days - Runoff For Texas House Seat Turns Ugly in Final Days by Morgan Smith The Texas Tribune May 12 2016 An already bitter Republican primary runoff for a Texas house seat has turned uglier in the f...An already bitter Republican primary runoff for a Texas house seat has turned u
Runoff For Texas House Seat Turns Ugly in Final Days - Runoff For Texas House Seat Turns Ugly in Final Days by Morgan Smith The Texas Tribune May 12 2016 An already bitter Republican primary runoff for a Texas house seat has turned uglier in the f...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
An already bitter Republican primary runoff for a Texas house seat has turned uglier in the final days before early voting begins as court filings from one candidate’s divorce and child custody battle take center stage. State Rep. Doug Miller, an... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Texas' high court upholds school funding formulaTexas," but the debate appears headed down the familiar path of funding versus
Texas' high court upholds school funding formula
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 12 days ago
Texas," but the debate appears headed down the familiar path of funding versus choice. Recent budget battles have seen the Texas House of Representatives for amicable to boosting school spending than the Texas Senate. Texas Speaker Joe Straus... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Former Texas legislator Chet Brooks dies at age 80from the University of Texas. Brooks served in the Navy before writing for the
Former Texas legislator Chet Brooks dies at age 80
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 12 days ago
from the University of Texas. Brooks served in the Navy before writing for the Houston Post. Brooks was elected to the Texas House in 1962 and served two terms, then served 26 years in the Senate. The Democrat from Pasadena failed in his 1992... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Former Texas legislator Chet Brooks dies at age 80from the University of Texas. Brooks served in the Navy before writing for the
Former Texas legislator Chet Brooks dies at age 80
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 12 days ago
from the University of Texas. Brooks served in the Navy before writing for the Houston Post. Brooks was elected to the Texas House in 1962 and served two terms, then served 26 years in the Senate. The Democrat from Pasadena failed in his 1992... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Former Texas legislator Chet Brooks dies at age 80from the University of Texas. Brooks served in the Navy before writing for the
Former Texas legislator Chet Brooks dies at age 80
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 12 days ago
from the University of Texas. Brooks served in the Navy before writing for the Houston Post. Brooks was elected to the Texas House in 1962 and served two terms, then served 26 years in the Senate. The Democrat from Pasadena failed in his 1992... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Former Texas legislator Chet Brooks dies at age 80from the University of Texas. Brooks served in the Navy before writing for the
Former Texas legislator Chet Brooks dies at age 80
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 12 days ago
from the University of Texas. Brooks served in the Navy before writing for the Houston Post. Brooks was elected to the Texas House in 1962 and served two terms, then served 26 years in the Senate. The Democrat from Pasadena failed in his 1992... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Former Texas legislator Chet Brooks dies at age 80from the University of Texas. Brooks served in the Navy before writing for the
Former Texas legislator Chet Brooks dies at age 80
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 12 days ago
from the University of Texas. Brooks served in the Navy before writing for the Houston Post. Brooks was elected to the Texas House in 1962 and served two terms, then served 26 years in the Senate. The Democrat from Pasadena failed in his 1992... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Former Texas legislator Chet Brooks dies at age 80from the University of Texas. Brooks served in the Navy before writing for the
Former Texas legislator Chet Brooks dies at age 80
KXXV Waco / Posted 12 days ago
from the University of Texas. Brooks served in the Navy before writing for the Houston Post. Brooks was elected to the Texas House in 1962 and served two terms, then served 26 years in the Senate. The Democrat from Pasadena failed in his 1992... Read more
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examiner.com
Trump goes to Washington meets Ryan agree on unity but still no endorsementThe frost between presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and
Trump goes to Washington meets Ryan agree on unity but still no endorsement
examiner.com / Posted 12 days ago
The frost between presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and Speaker of the House of Representatives Paul Ryan is thawing. On Thursday morning, May 12, 2016, Trump made his first trip to Capitol Hill and Congress as the presumptive... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Crownover backs Stucky in District 64 battlewants Denton County voters to pass the political torch to Sanger veterinarian L
Crownover backs Stucky in District 64 battle
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
wants Denton County voters to pass the political torch to Sanger veterinarian Lynn Stucky for her District 64 seat in the Texas House of Representatives. Stucky and Read King will face each other in the May 24 run-off election for the Republican... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
WEST: Modest policy changes since blastwere less than a month old when Texas lawmakers began demanding answers. State
WEST: Modest policy changes since blast
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 14 days ago
were less than a month old when Texas lawmakers began demanding answers. State Rep. Joe Pickett (D-El Paso) gaveled his Texas House Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee into session in May 2013, within weeks of the April 17 explosion.... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: Battle Over Transgender Bathroom Policy Rages On - The Brief: Battle Over Transgender Bathroom Policy Rages On by Madlin Mekelburg and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune May 11 2016 The Big Conversation Supporters of a newly adopted bathro...slavery, Heidi Cruz said Tuesday that it took "a lot longer than four years" fo
The Brief: Battle Over Transgender Bathroom Policy Rages On - The Brief: Battle Over Transgender Bathroom Policy Rages On by Madlin Mekelburg and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune May 11 2016 The Big Conversation Supporters of a newly adopted bathro...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
slavery, Heidi Cruz said Tuesday that it took "a lot longer than four years" for the latter fight to be successful. In the Texas House, Concern But Less Fervor Over College Tuition, by Matthew Watkins – Members of the Texas House Higher Education... Read more
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