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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersTribune-Herald. Aug. 14, 2016. Public school financial officers, trustees shou
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 7 days ago
Tribune-Herald. Aug. 14, 2016. Public school financial officers, trustees should be part of state finance overhaul The Texas Senate Committee on Education got its crowd-pleasing applause line out of the way early when Chairman Larry Taylor... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersTribune-Herald. Aug. 14, 2016. Public school financial officers, trustees shou
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 7 days ago
Tribune-Herald. Aug. 14, 2016. Public school financial officers, trustees should be part of state finance overhaul The Texas Senate Committee on Education got its crowd-pleasing applause line out of the way early when Chairman Larry Taylor... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersTribune-Herald. Aug. 14, 2016. Public school financial officers, trustees shou
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 days ago
Tribune-Herald. Aug. 14, 2016. Public school financial officers, trustees should be part of state finance overhaul The Texas Senate Committee on Education got its crowd-pleasing applause line out of the way early when Chairman Larry Taylor... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersTribune-Herald. Aug. 14, 2016. Public school financial officers, trustees shou
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 7 days ago
Tribune-Herald. Aug. 14, 2016. Public school financial officers, trustees should be part of state finance overhaul The Texas Senate Committee on Education got its crowd-pleasing applause line out of the way early when Chairman Larry Taylor... Read more
5 related stories
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KXXV Waco
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersTribune-Herald. Aug. 14, 2016. Public school financial officers, trustees shou
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KXXV Waco / Posted 7 days ago
Tribune-Herald. Aug. 14, 2016. Public school financial officers, trustees should be part of state finance overhaul The Texas Senate Committee on Education got its crowd-pleasing applause line out of the way early when Chairman Larry Taylor... Read more
5 related stories
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersTribune-Herald. Aug. 14, 2016. Public school financial officers, trustees shou
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 7 days ago
Tribune-Herald. Aug. 14, 2016. Public school financial officers, trustees should be part of state finance overhaul The Texas Senate Committee on Education got its crowd-pleasing applause line out of the way early when Chairman Larry Taylor... Read more
5 related stories
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Roll Call
Zika Spending Stalemate in Congress Spills Over Into CampaignsZika certainly has emerged as a flash point in Florida, the ground zero for inf
Zika Spending Stalemate in Congress Spills Over Into Campaigns
Roll Call / Posted 8 days ago
Zika certainly has emerged as a flash point in Florida, the ground zero for infections in the continental U.S. Democratic Senate candidates in Iowa and Pennsylvania also are using Zika to attack Republicans over the slow pace of congressional... Read more
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Daily Record
Chester man leads delegation to Tunisia, Moroccoleader, he had … good control of the situation and was never overly serious,” s
Chester man leads delegation to Tunisia, Morocco
Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
leader, he had … good control of the situation and was never overly serious,” said Ben Stratmann, chief of staff in the Texas Senate, who attended the trip. The delegation met with people from the governments of both countries plus... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Senate panel to discuss DRT's stewardship of Alamo shrineA committee of the Texas Senate will try today to sort out controversies at the
Senate panel to discuss DRT's stewardship of Alamo shrine
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
A committee of the Texas Senate will try today to sort out controversies at the Alamo, including a promotions contract that has created dissension among the Daughters of the Republic of Texas. Last week, a Texas House panel approved a bill supported... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Van de Putte blasts DRT's lawyerthe Daughters hiding? What are you afraid of?” she asked Jim Ewbank, the DRT’s
Van de Putte blasts DRT's lawyer
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
the Daughters hiding? What are you afraid of?” she asked Jim Ewbank, the DRT’s general counsel, during a hearing before the Texas Senate Administration Committee. Van de Putte, who is sponsoring two bills on the DRT’s role in the care of the... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Mike Hashimoto: Local governments are flush with new revenue. Where did it come from?"held the line" on your tax rate, even as your lying eyes tell you that your bi
Mike Hashimoto: Local governments are flush with new revenue. Where did it come from?
Dallas Morning News / Posted 11 days ago
"held the line" on your tax rate, even as your lying eyes tell you that your bill is bigger and bigger. A report from the Texas Senate Select Committee for Property Tax Reform & Relief shows how much. Dallas and Dallas County tax levies went up... Read more
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Business Insider
University of Texas students plan to carry sex toys to class to protest new campus-carry lawsthem as well. “We implore you to take immediate action to mitigate these effor
University of Texas students plan to carry sex toys to class to protest new campus-carry laws
Business Insider / Posted 11 days ago
them as well. “We implore you to take immediate action to mitigate these efforts to circumvent the clear intent of Texas Senate Bill 11,” the group told Paxton last week. SCC said the office policy would “preclude many if not most licensed... Read more
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Breitbart
EXCLUSIVE: Border Patrol Agents Rebuke Ted Cruz Over ‘Political Stunt’ on Borderthe NBPC. Texas grassroots Tea Party leaders even brought Border Patrol Agent H
EXCLUSIVE: Border Patrol Agents Rebuke Ted Cruz Over ‘Political Stunt’ on Border
Breitbart / Posted 12 days ago
the NBPC. Texas grassroots Tea Party leaders even brought Border Patrol Agent Hector Garza from Laredo to speak to the Texas Senate on border security, a service he could only perform due to his role in the NBPC. Still, say Border Patrol... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Judge OKs loosened voter ID requirementsto go to a federal court system to make us do something that we should have don
Judge OKs loosened voter ID requirements
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 13 days ago
to go to a federal court system to make us do something that we should have done on the floor of the Texas House and the Texas Senate," said Martinez Fischer. Gov. Greg Abbott declined to respond Wednesday but issued a statement following the... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Citing near misses, Mesquite hops aboard bus camera program as others jump offbattle." More scrutiny Dallas County Schools, which provides services to some
Citing near misses, Mesquite hops aboard bus camera program as others jump off
Dallas Morning News / Posted 13 days ago
battle." More scrutiny Dallas County Schools, which provides services to some local districts, also came under fire at a Texas Senate hearing last week for its bus arm cameras. ATS has had some troubles in Texas. The company's red light cameras... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Lt. Gov. Patrick’s camp dismisses forum speaker’s school voucher claimsrespond to personal attacks," Garcia said. Patrick, who has been championing a
Lt. Gov. Patrick’s camp dismisses forum speaker’s school voucher claims
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 18 days ago
respond to personal attacks," Garcia said. Patrick, who has been championing a voucher system since being elected to the Texas Senate in 2007, recently vowed to continue to make private-school voucher legislation a major priority when the next... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Is this the end for Dallas County Schools?take on a controversial bus camera program that could put county taxpayers on t
Is this the end for Dallas County Schools?
Dallas Morning News / Posted 20 days ago
take on a controversial bus camera program that could put county taxpayers on the hook for millions, its critics said at a Texas Senate education committee hearing in Austin. Dallas and Harris counties have the two remaining countywide school... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Bullet Points: 'Bring far more harm than any good,' says former MSA presidentour weekly Bullet Points series, The Cougar interviewed Sarraj to hear about th
Bullet Points: 'Bring far more harm than any good,' says former MSA president
The Daily Cougar / Posted 20 days ago
our weekly Bullet Points series, The Cougar interviewed Sarraj to hear about the concerns Muslims on campus might have over Texas Senate Bill 11. The Cougar: What is your position on campus carry? Ahmed Sarraj: I’m against campus carry because I... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Hamer relentlessly tracked Bonnie and Clydeof Hamer’s final investigations involved the infamous Jim Wells County “Precinc
Hamer relentlessly tracked Bonnie and Clyde
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
of Hamer’s final investigations involved the infamous Jim Wells County “Precinct 13” election results from the 1948 Texas Senate race, which featured an up-and-coming politician named Lyndon Baines Johnson. Many of the investigations Hamer... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Bullet Points: 'It hits close to home,' says Calhoun Lofts RAinstallment of our weekly Bullet Points series, The Cougar interviewed Pinto to
Bullet Points: 'It hits close to home,' says Calhoun Lofts RA
The Daily Cougar / Posted 27 days ago
installment of our weekly Bullet Points series, The Cougar interviewed Pinto to learn the viewpoint of a campus RA as Texas Senate Bill 11 is about to be implemented. The Cougar: Campus carry will go into effect on Monday. How do you think... Read more
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Slate
The 2016 Election Will Determine Voting Rights for Years to Comemany forms. Last week saw three major victories for voting rights. Federal cou
The 2016 Election Will Determine Voting Rights for Years to Come
Slate / Posted 28 days ago
many forms. Last week saw three major victories for voting rights. Federal courts struck down draconian voter ID laws in Texas and Wisconsin, and a federal judge in Michigan struck down a rule that would have barred straight-ticket voting, a... Read more

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