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11 News Houston
State Rep. Dawnna Dukes to retire amid criminal investigation11 terms, she said in her statement "it is with great sadness that I announce t
State Rep. Dawnna Dukes to retire amid criminal investigation
11 News Houston / Posted 2 days ago
11 terms, she said in her statement "it is with great sadness that I announce today my resignation from my seat in the Texas House of Representatives effective midnight January 10, 2017." "My resignation is the result of injuries I suffered as... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
State Rep. Dawnna Dukes to Retire Due to Health Concerns - State Rep. Dawnna Dukes to Retire Due to Health Concerns by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Sept. 26 2016 State Rep. Dawnna Dukes D-Austin is resigning in January she said in a statement ...caring for her 9-year-old daughter. "It is with great sadness that I announce
State Rep. Dawnna Dukes to Retire Due to Health Concerns - State Rep. Dawnna Dukes to Retire Due to Health Concerns by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Sept. 26 2016 State Rep. Dawnna Dukes D-Austin is resigning in January she said in a statement ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
caring for her 9-year-old daughter. "It is with great sadness that I announce today my resignation from my seat in the Texas House of Representatives effective midnight January 10, 2017," Dukes said in a statement. "My resignation is the result... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
County leaders, legislative contingent differ on financial concernsbut did not see any increase recently that would account for the county's prope
County leaders, legislative contingent differ on financial concerns
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 6 days ago
but did not see any increase recently that would account for the county's property tax increase. Per James Frank, Texas House of Representatives..."What has been said is the county is raising eight percent — the reason is unfunded... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
County leaders, legislative contingent differ on financial concernsWednesday afternoon in an unprecedented work session. Craig Estes, Texas state
County leaders, legislative contingent differ on financial concerns
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 7 days ago
Wednesday afternoon in an unprecedented work session. Craig Estes, Texas state senator for District 30; James Frank, Texas House of Representatives for District 69; Drew Springer Jr. Texas House of Representatives for District 68; and Sandra... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
First task force meeting about police-community relations closed to public and mediaalmost three dozen community leaders, among them a former county commissioner,
First task force meeting about police-community relations closed to public and media
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
almost three dozen community leaders, among them a former county commissioner, religious leaders, a candidate for the Texas House of Representatives, police union members and a district director for a current state representative. The public... Read more
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NBC News
Trump may help Latino Democrat flip congressional seat on Texas borderCIA officer in the Middle East and South Asia. Gallego, the Democratic challen
Trump may help Latino Democrat flip congressional seat on Texas border
NBC News / Posted 7 days ago
CIA officer in the Middle East and South Asia. Gallego, the Democratic challenger, had a long and respected career in the Texas House of Representatives where he helped establish the state's DNA database. His agricultural and rural roots have... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Former State Rep. “Dick” Burnett diesto San Angelo in 1965. After retiring from the FBI in 1978, Burnett was electe
Former State Rep. “Dick” Burnett dies
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 9 days ago
to San Angelo in 1965. After retiring from the FBI in 1978, Burnett was elected as San Angelo's police chief, a position he held until 1980 when he was elected to the Texas House of Representatives. He served four terms before retiring... Read more
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Raw Story
Sandra Bland’s family settles for $1.9 million in wrongful death suit against Texas jaildoing enough to keep an eye on inmates and properly filling out intake forms, B
Sandra Bland’s family settles for $1.9 million in wrongful death suit against Texas jail
Raw Story / Posted 13 days ago
doing enough to keep an eye on inmates and properly filling out intake forms, Brandon Wood, the executive director of the Texas Commission on Jail Standards, told a Texas House of Representatives committee in July 2015. (Reporting by Jon Herskov... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Recent editorials from Texas newspapershealth care reform Texas is taking mental health care seriously. Last month,
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 22 days ago
health care reform Texas is taking mental health care seriously. Last month, Kevin Banks took a seat in front of the Texas House of Representatives Mental Health Select committee. He was one of almost 30 witnesses, all there to give personal... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Recent editorials from Texas newspapershealth care reform Texas is taking mental health care seriously. Last month,
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 22 days ago
health care reform Texas is taking mental health care seriously. Last month, Kevin Banks took a seat in front of the Texas House of Representatives Mental Health Select committee. He was one of almost 30 witnesses, all there to give personal... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Recent editorials from Texas newspapershealth care reform Texas is taking mental health care seriously. Last month,
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 22 days ago
health care reform Texas is taking mental health care seriously. Last month, Kevin Banks took a seat in front of the Texas House of Representatives Mental Health Select committee. He was one of almost 30 witnesses, all there to give personal... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Recent editorials from Texas newspapershealth care reform Texas is taking mental health care seriously. Last month,
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 22 days ago
health care reform Texas is taking mental health care seriously. Last month, Kevin Banks took a seat in front of the Texas House of Representatives Mental Health Select committee. He was one of almost 30 witnesses, all there to give personal... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Recent editorials from Texas newspapershealth care reform Texas is taking mental health care seriously. Last month,
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 22 days ago
health care reform Texas is taking mental health care seriously. Last month, Kevin Banks took a seat in front of the Texas House of Representatives Mental Health Select committee. He was one of almost 30 witnesses, all there to give personal... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Recent editorials from Texas newspapershealth care reform Texas is taking mental health care seriously. Last month,
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KXXV Waco / Posted 22 days ago
health care reform Texas is taking mental health care seriously. Last month, Kevin Banks took a seat in front of the Texas House of Representatives Mental Health Select committee. He was one of almost 30 witnesses, all there to give personal... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Honor Flag will remain in Alamogordo until after Officer Corvinus' tributeof the United States Honor Flag. After the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack
Honor Flag will remain in Alamogordo until after Officer Corvinus' tribute
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 23 days ago
of the United States Honor Flag. After the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, a flag was gifted to Heisler by the Texas House of Representatives. Heisler set out for ground zero with the flag. Along the way, he helped organize one of the... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Cesar Chavez, farmworkers Labor Day march 50 years ago changed political landscape for Texas LatinosTexas Attorney General Waggoner Carr and Ben Barnes, a protege of President Lyn
Cesar Chavez, farmworkers Labor Day march 50 years ago changed political landscape for Texas Latinos
Dallas Morning News / Posted 26 days ago
Texas Attorney General Waggoner Carr and Ben Barnes, a protege of President Lyndon Johnson and the youthful speaker of the Texas House of Representatives. The three men had presented a united front against the farmworkers in New Braunfels, with the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Nelda Laney, wife of former Texas House Speaker, passed away at 73Gallego issued the following statement upon learning of the passing of Nelda La
Nelda Laney, wife of former Texas House Speaker, passed away at 73
KXXV Waco / Posted 1 months ago
Gallego issued the following statement upon learning of the passing of Nelda Laney, wife of former five-term Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives, James E. "Pete" Laney: "María Elena and I join countless others in mourning the loss of... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Nelda Laney, wife of former Texas House Speaker, passed away at 73Gallego issued the following statement upon learning of the passing of Nelda La
Nelda Laney, wife of former Texas House Speaker, passed away at 73
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 1 months ago
Gallego issued the following statement upon learning of the passing of Nelda Laney, wife of former five-term Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives, James E. "Pete" Laney: "María Elena and I join countless others in mourning the loss of... Read more
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