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Fort Worth Weekly
Morning News Roundup, Aug 28Darryl Dawkins, Dead at 58 Former Philadelphia 76 and New York Net center, Dar
Morning News Roundup, Aug 28
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted yesterday
Darryl Dawkins, Dead at 58 Former Philadelphia 76 and New York Net center, Darryl Dawkins died last night after suffering a massive heart attack. Chocolate Thunder, as Dawkins was known, played 15 seasons in the NBA, during which he was a fan... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
House District 118 special eletion set for NovemberAUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott has scheduled Nov. 3 as the date for a special electi
House District 118 special eletion set for November
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
AUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott has scheduled Nov. 3 as the date for a special election to fill former state Rep. Jose Farias' seat in the Texas House. Abbott signed a proclamation this week to have the latest San Antonio special election take place on... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Lt. Gov. endorses Hughes in race to replace Eltife(TYLER MORNING TELEGRAPH) - Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick endorsed Rep. Bryan Hughes, R-
Lt. Gov. endorses Hughes in race to replace Eltife
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 4 days ago
(TYLER MORNING TELEGRAPH) - Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick endorsed Rep. Bryan Hughes, R-Mineola, in the race to replace retiring District 1 Senator Kevin Eltife. “Bryan has earned the respect and admiration of conservatives all across Texas for his work in... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Lt. Gov. Patrick Endorses Hughes in Open Senate Seat - Lt. Gov. Patrick Endorses Hughes in Open Senate Seat by Ross Ramsey The Texas Tribune Aug. 25 2015 Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick who initially planned to stay away from endorsements in Republican prima...Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, who initially planned to stay away from endorsements in R
Lt. Gov. Patrick Endorses Hughes in Open Senate Seat - Lt. Gov. Patrick Endorses Hughes in Open Senate Seat by Ross Ramsey The Texas Tribune Aug. 25 2015 Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick who initially planned to stay away from endorsements in Republican prima...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, who initially planned to stay away from endorsements in Republican primaries, said Tuesday he is backing state Rep. Bryan Hughes of Mineola in the Republican primary race to replace state Sen. Kevin Eltife of Tyler. Hughes is... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Lubbock Sen. Charles Perry appointed to Southwestern States Water CommissionProvided by Office of Gov. Greg Abbott AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott has appoi
Lubbock Sen. Charles Perry appointed to Southwestern States Water Commission
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 days ago
Provided by Office of Gov. Greg Abbott AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Senator Charles Perry and State Representative Lyle Larson to the Southwestern States Water Commission for terms set to expire on February 1, 2019 and February 1,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Straus: Make U.S. 281 on far North Side toll-freeSan Antonio residents who have opposed a plan to add toll lanes on U.S. 281 hav
Straus: Make U.S. 281 on far North Side toll-free
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
San Antonio residents who have opposed a plan to add toll lanes on U.S. 281 have found an ally in Texas House Speaker Joe Straus, who has joined a chorus of lawmakers asking that the highway be rebuilt without tolls. Straus, speaking at the San... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Veterans Memorial reflects a city seeped in changes, traditionVeterans Memorial High School hasn't opened its doors for classes yet, but it a
Veterans Memorial reflects a city seeped in changes, tradition
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 6 days ago
Veterans Memorial High School hasn't opened its doors for classes yet, but it already has stories to tell about Corpus Christi — beyond those in its freshly minted attendance zone. Five years ago, voters gave the school board the green light to... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
'Dark money' case puts AG Paxton's office against big donorAUSTIN — An ethics investigation into an influential conservative group has bro
'Dark money' case puts AG Paxton's office against big donor
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 9 days ago
AUSTIN — An ethics investigation into an influential conservative group has brought Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's office into court against a major donor who guaranteed a $1 million loan for his campaign last year. Court filings... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
TX House Speaker Straus Promotes Jeb Bush At Austin Speaking EngagementAUSTIN (1080 KRLD) – Texas House Speaker Joe Straus gave various clues to who h
TX House Speaker Straus Promotes Jeb Bush At Austin Speaking Engagement
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 9 days ago
AUSTIN (1080 KRLD) – Texas House Speaker Joe Straus gave various clues to who he’s endorsing to be the next President of the United States. During the Q&A portion of his keynote speech at the Governing Texas Leadership forum Straus was asked what... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Responding to controversy, UT System amends admissions policyEditor's note: This story has been updated throughout. The University of Texas
Responding to controversy, UT System amends admissions policy
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 9 days ago
Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout. The University of Texas System Board of Regents approved a new admissions policy Thursday that aims to severely limit – but not completely eliminate – the power of its school presidents to admit... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
'Dark Money' Case Puts AG Paxton's Office Against Big DonorAn ethics investigation into an influential conservative group has brought Repu
'Dark Money' Case Puts AG Paxton's Office Against Big Donor
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 9 days ago
An ethics investigation into an influential conservative group has brought Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's office into court against a major donor who guaranteed a $1 million loan for his campaign last year. Court filings show that... Read more
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Valley Central
UT System amends admissions policy to prevent political favorsThe University of Texas System Board of Regents approved a new admissions polic
UT System amends admissions policy to prevent political favors
Valley Central / Posted 9 days ago
The University of Texas System Board of Regents approved a new admissions policy for its 10 universities Thursday, mandating strict guidelines for how and when letters of recommendation are considered and banning any inappropriate outside attempts to... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Hagen to seek District 64 seatInformation and political candidate announcements were on the menu for Wednesda
Hagen to seek District 64 seat
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
Information and political candidate announcements were on the menu for Wednesday’s lunch-hour Denton County Republican Women’s Club meeting. The keynote speaker for the meeting was U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess, R-Lewisville, who spoke about recent... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
State threatened with contempt unless it allows abortion clinic to openPhoto: Houston Chronicle/Associated Press...
State threatened with contempt unless it allows abortion clinic to open
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
Photo: Houston Chronicle/Associated Press... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Amarillo couple credited for helping pass state lawAmarillo, TX - An Amarillo family is being credited for helping pass what many
Amarillo couple credited for helping pass state law
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 12 days ago
Amarillo, TX - An Amarillo family is being credited for helping pass what many are saying is a long overdue Texas law. The Raef couple is just one of many parents who have had tough decisions to make in their life. And they have turned one negative... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Parents to Be Guaranteed Right to Bury Stillborn BabiesWhen Erica Raef learned 13 weeks into her pregnancy that her unborn child no lo
Parents to Be Guaranteed Right to Bury Stillborn Babies
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 12 days ago
When Erica Raef learned 13 weeks into her pregnancy that her unborn child no longer had a heartbeat, she was devastated. But when she and her husband, Joshua, began making the difficult plans of delivering and burying their baby — whom they named... Read more
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Valley Central
New law allows Texas parents to bury stillborn babies, stops considering them 'medical waste'Throughout August, The Texas Tribune will feature 31 ways Texans' lives will ch
New law allows Texas parents to bury stillborn babies, stops considering them 'medical waste'
Valley Central / Posted 12 days ago
Throughout August, The Texas Tribune will feature 31 ways Texans' lives will change because of new laws that take effect Sept. 1. Check out our story calendar for more. When Erica Raef learned 13 weeks into her pregnancy that her unborn child no... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Affidavit: Arson suspect left prints on Texas ConstitutionAUSTIN (KVUE)-An arrest affidavit obtained by KVUE News on Friday claims the ma
Affidavit: Arson suspect left prints on Texas Constitution
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 13 days ago
AUSTIN (KVUE)-An arrest affidavit obtained by KVUE News on Friday claims the man suspected of setting a vehicle ablaze at the Texas Capitol left prints on a Texas Constitution booklet swiped from the Texas House Speaker's podium. According to the... Read more
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The Marshall News Messenger
Bryan Hughes to speak at the Harrison County GOP Women's meetingDistrict 5 State Representative Bryan Hughes, and District 1 Senate hopeful, wi
Bryan Hughes to speak at the Harrison County GOP Women's meeting
The Marshall News Messenger / Posted 13 days ago
District 5 State Representative Bryan Hughes, and District 1 Senate hopeful, will speak at the Harrison County Republican Women's monthly meeting, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, at the Fellowship Hall at Trinity Episcopal Church. Hughes represents District 5 in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Man suspected in Capitol arson arrested in IowaAUSTIN -- A man suspected in an arson-related car fire outside the Texas State
Man suspected in Capitol arson arrested in Iowa
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
AUSTIN -- A man suspected in an arson-related car fire outside the Texas State Capitol last week has been arrested in Iowa, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced Thursday. A 38-year-old Iowa man was arrested late Wednesday on an unrelated charge by... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Education legislation lifts limits on dual-credit hoursPARIS, Texas -- High school students in the Paris Junior College service area n
Education legislation lifts limits on dual-credit hours
KXII Sherman / Posted 18 days ago
PARIS, Texas -- High school students in the Paris Junior College service area now have more opportunities to graduate with their high school diploma and receive an associate's degree at the same time. Recent legislation (House Bill 18 and House Bill... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Texas legislator Adams honored for public informationAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Former state Sen. Don Adams will be honored with the 2015
Texas legislator Adams honored for public information
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 18 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Former state Sen. Don Adams will be honored with the 2015 James Madison Award presented by the Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas. Adams, who served in the Texas Legislature during the late 1960s and the 1970s, will... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Texas legislator Adams honored for public informationAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Former state Sen. Don Adams will be honored with the 2015
Texas legislator Adams honored for public information
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 18 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Former state Sen. Don Adams will be honored with the 2015 James Madison Award presented by the Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas. Adams, who served in the Texas Legislature during the late 1960s and the 1970s, will... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas legislator Adams honored for public informationAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Former state Sen. Don Adams will be honored with the 2015
Texas legislator Adams honored for public information
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 18 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Former state Sen. Don Adams will be honored with the 2015 James Madison Award presented by the Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas. Adams, who served in the Texas Legislature during the late 1960s and the 1970s, will... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Texas legislator Adams honored for public informationAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Former state Sen. Don Adams will be honored with the 2015
Texas legislator Adams honored for public information
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 18 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Former state Sen. Don Adams will be honored with the 2015 James Madison Award presented by the Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas. Adams, who served in the Texas Legislature during the late 1960s and the 1970s, will... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Texas legislator Adams honored for public informationAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Former state Sen. Don Adams will be honored with the 2015
Texas legislator Adams honored for public information
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 18 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Former state Sen. Don Adams will be honored with the 2015 James Madison Award presented by the Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas. Adams, who served in the Texas Legislature during the late 1960s and the 1970s, will... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Texas legislator Adams honored for public informationAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Former state Sen. Don Adams will be honored with the 2015
Texas legislator Adams honored for public information
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 18 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Former state Sen. Don Adams will be honored with the 2015 James Madison Award presented by the Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas. Adams, who served in the Texas Legislature during the late 1960s and the 1970s, will... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Texas legislator Adams honored for public informationAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Former state Sen. Don Adams will be honored with the 2015
Texas legislator Adams honored for public information
KXXV Waco / Posted 18 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Former state Sen. Don Adams will be honored with the 2015 James Madison Award presented by the Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas. Adams, who served in the Texas Legislature during the late 1960s and the 1970s, will... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sen. Uresti's brother running for the Texas HouseAUSTIN — Tomas Uresti, a Harlandale Independent School District board trustee a
Sen. Uresti's brother running for the Texas House
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
AUSTIN — Tomas Uresti, a Harlandale Independent School District board trustee and the brother of state Sen. Carlos Uresti, said Tuesday he is running for the House District 118 seat vacated by Joe Farias. Uresti said he planned to file paperwork... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio Democrat resigns from House District 118 seatAUSTIN— State Rep. Joe Farias, D-San Antonio, submitted a letter of resignation
San Antonio Democrat resigns from House District 118 seat
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
AUSTIN— State Rep. Joe Farias, D-San Antonio, submitted a letter of resignation to Gov. Greg Abbott on Monday, officially ending a decade-long career as a state lawmaker and prompting the need for a special election to fill his House District 118... Read more
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News.com.au
Eight found dead in Texas houseBreaking News FIVE children and three adults have been found dead inside a T
Eight found dead in Texas house
News.com.au / Posted 20 days ago
Breaking News FIVE children and three adults have been found dead inside a Texas home following the arrest of a man who exchanged gunfire with police. HARRIS County Sheriff spokesman Thomas Gilliland says officers... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Jail suicide prevention needs updateThe suicide of Sandra Bland in the Waller County Jail last month has focused mu
Jail suicide prevention needs update
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
The suicide of Sandra Bland in the Waller County Jail last month has focused much-needed attention on the mental health needs of those who end up incarcerated. Suicide is the second-leading cause of death in Texas jails, but the state requires only... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
Paxton IndictedIt's not a sentence anyone normally expects to read, but by Monday morning it h
Paxton Indicted
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
It's not a sentence anyone normally expects to read, but by Monday morning it had become an inevitability. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton surrendered himself at Collin County Courthouse booking on three felony counts, and faces a potential 99... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Panel hears testimony in wake of jail deathThe Texas House Committee on County Affairs met on July 30 to hear testimony on
Panel hears testimony in wake of jail death
Pleasanton Express / Posted 24 days ago
The Texas House Committee on County Affairs met on July 30 to hear testimony on Sandra Bland and jail standards. Bland, 28, was pulled over by a state trooper in Hempstead on July 10. Soon after, she was placed in the Waller County Jail and was... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Guillen reminds families of back-to-school savingsEncourages shoppers to take advantage of Sales Tax Holiday AUSTIN - State Repr
Guillen reminds families of back-to-school savings
Pleasanton Express / Posted 24 days ago
Encourages shoppers to take advantage of Sales Tax Holiday AUSTIN - State Representative Ryan Guillen (D - Rural South Texas) is reminding parents to mark August 7-9 on their calendars, as they can save on school supplies during the state’s annual... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Lost Promise of the Voting Rights ActIn February 1975, Modesto Rodriguez, a 33-year-old farmer from Pearsall, Texas,
The Lost Promise of the Voting Rights Act
The Atlantic / Posted 24 days ago
In February 1975, Modesto Rodriguez, a 33-year-old farmer from Pearsall, Texas, traveled 1,650 miles to Washington to testify before Congress. Rodriguez wanted Congress to amend the Voting Rights Act (VRA) to cover Texas and Spanish-speaking citizens... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Council turns to zoning powers after reducing well setbacks to 1,000 feetThe Denton City Council shored up its rules for oil and gas companies operating
Council turns to zoning powers after reducing well setbacks to 1,000 feet
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
The Denton City Council shored up its rules for oil and gas companies operating in the city by tapping the city’s zoning powers. The council approved the measure 5-1 Tuesday night, with District 2 council member Keely Briggs opposed. Mayor Chris... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Angelina County recognized by Texas Healthy Communities Recognition ProgramAngelina County celebrated a huge success. The county won the Bronze award in t
Angelina County recognized by Texas Healthy Communities Recognition Program
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 25 days ago
Angelina County celebrated a huge success. The county won the Bronze award in the 2014's Texas Healthy Communities Recognition Program. The statewide program helps counties to assess their overall health and environments with goals to reduce risk... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Isaac Castro Announces Candidacy for TX House of Representatives District 71A Big Country attorney has announced his candidacy for Texas House of Represent
Isaac Castro Announces Candidacy for TX House of Representatives District 71
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 25 days ago
A Big Country attorney has announced his candidacy for Texas House of Representatives District 71. The announcement was held at the Taylor County Republican Party headquarters. Isaac Castro is mayor and attorney for the city of Hamlin. He will be... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Angelina County recognized by Texas Healthy Communities Recognition ProgramAngelina County celebrated a huge success. The county won the Bronze award in t
Angelina County recognized by Texas Healthy Communities Recognition Program
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 25 days ago
Angelina County celebrated a huge success. The county won the Bronze award in the 2014's Texas Healthy Communities Recognition Program. The statewide program helps counties to assess their overall health and environments with goals to reduce risk... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Setback talks to resumeTonight, city leaders are expected to resume a public hearing and discussion on
Setback talks to resume
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
Tonight, city leaders are expected to resume a public hearing and discussion on whether to reduce the required distance between gas wells and homes, schools and businesses. The Denton City Council postponed a scheduled vote last week after hearing... Read more
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Daily Mail
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton charged with securities fraudPictured in his smirking mugshot: Texas Attorney General is booked on securitie
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton charged with securities fraud
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
Pictured in his smirking mugshot: Texas Attorney General is booked on securities fraud charges alleging he lied to investors to the tune of $600K Ken Paxton, 52, is facing felony charges that he misled investors and didn't disclose money he made for... Read more
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KWTX-TV Waco
Texas Attorney General Booked Into Texas Jail, Freed On BondTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton in a jail mug shot taken Monday. McKINNEY (A
Texas Attorney General Booked Into Texas Jail, Freed On Bond
KWTX-TV Waco / Posted 26 days ago
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton in a jail mug shot taken Monday. McKINNEY (August 3, 2015) Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton was booked into the Collin County Jail Monday in McKinney and then was released on bond after he was indicted on three... Read more
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Officer.com
Committee Grills Texas Chief Over Jail DeathAUSTIN, Texas — Legislators were outraged Thursday at a committee hearing over
Committee Grills Texas Chief Over Jail Death
Officer.com / Posted 26 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas — Legislators were outraged Thursday at a committee hearing over the jailhouse death of Sandra Bland that ran through the afternoon and into the evening. Lawmakers on the Texas House County Affairs Committee grilled Department of... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Representative to speak at Yoakum Republican Women's programLeighton Schubert, Texas House Representative District 13, will be the keynote
Representative to speak at Yoakum Republican Women's program
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
Leighton Schubert, Texas House Representative District 13, will be the keynote speaker for Republican Women Of Yoakum Area meeting Wednesday. Texas House District 13 includes Lavaca, Colorado, Fayette, Austin, Burleson, Grimes and Washington... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
DPS Trooper Warned in 2014 of Unprofessional Conduct - DPS Trooper Warned in 2014 of Unprofessional Conduct by Terri Langford The Texas Tribune Aug. 1 2015 The Texas Department of Public Safety trooper who arrested Sandra Bland a 28-year-old b...The Texas Department of Public Safety trooper who arrested Sandra Bland, a 28-y
DPS Trooper Warned in 2014 of Unprofessional Conduct - DPS Trooper Warned in 2014 of Unprofessional Conduct by Terri Langford The Texas Tribune Aug. 1 2015 The Texas Department of Public Safety trooper who arrested Sandra Bland a 28-year-old b...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
The Texas Department of Public Safety trooper who arrested Sandra Bland, a 28-year-old black woman who was found hanged three days later in the Waller County Jail, was warned about his "unprofessional conduct" in 2014 while he was still a... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
McCraw Hammered at Hearing on Bland Case - McCraw Hammered at Hearing on Bland Case by Terri Langford and Liz Crampton The Texas Tribune July 30 2015 Editor's note: This story has been updated with additional comment. State lawmakers grilled Texas...Editor's note: This story has been updated with additional comment. State lawm
McCraw Hammered at Hearing on Bland Case - McCraw Hammered at Hearing on Bland Case by Terri Langford and Liz Crampton The Texas Tribune July 30 2015 Editor's note: This story has been updated with additional comment. State lawmakers grilled Texas...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
Editor's note: This story has been updated with additional comment. State lawmakers grilled Texas Department of Public Safety Director Steve McCraw on Thursday, voicing concerns about arrest procedures used by the state police and pressing the... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Meet the Candidate: Rick PerryFormer Governor Rick Perry, 65, of Texas, is a United States Air Force veteran
Meet the Candidate: Rick Perry
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 29 days ago
Former Governor Rick Perry, 65, of Texas, is a United States Air Force veteran and a former farmer. He was the longest-serving governor in Texas and also served as lieutenant governor and on the Texas House of Representatives. He has a degree in... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Straus Settles into National Role for Campaign Group - Straus Settles into National Role for Campaign Group by Patrick Svitek The Texas Tribune July 31 2015 Texas House Speaker Joe Straus is settling into a new role as the second in command of a n...Texas House Speaker Joe Straus is settling into a new role as the second in com
Straus Settles into National Role for Campaign Group - Straus Settles into National Role for Campaign Group by Patrick Svitek The Texas Tribune July 31 2015 Texas House Speaker Joe Straus is settling into a new role as the second in command of a n...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 29 days ago
Texas House Speaker Joe Straus is settling into a new role as the second in command of a national group devoted to electing more Republicans to state legislatures, a position that promises to boost his political profile outside the state. On... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Lawmakers Met In Austin For Hearing On Sandra Bland's Arrest, DeathTexas and America are wrestling with the relationship between African Americans
Lawmakers Met In Austin For Hearing On Sandra Bland's Arrest, Death
KERA North Texas / Posted 30 days ago
Texas and America are wrestling with the relationship between African Americans and police. In Austin Thursday, legislators gathered for a hearing focused on Sandra Bland’s death, which has become a national flash point in the discussion about... Read more
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