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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Ray Farabee, a longtime conservative Democratic state senator and former vice chancellor of the University of Texas system, has died at age 81. Multiple media reports say Farabee...
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People enjoy a snow-covered Cloud Gate at Millennium Park in Chicago, which becomes a great photo opportunity for visitors, Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013. Two bursts of light snow are likely to total 1 to...
2014/11/20 22:42
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AUSTIN - Dan Patrick, Texas Lieutenant Governor – Elect, is proud to announce the selection of his leadership team. “Since joining the Texas Senate in 2007, my staff has always been regarded as highly...
2014/11/20 15:15
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SAN ANTONIO — State Rep. Trey Martinez Fischer has reaffirmed his intention to run for the Texas Senate seat being vacated by Leticia Van de Putte for her just-announced mayoral bid. Martinez...
2014/11/18 19:05
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Austin American-Statesman. Nov. 16, 2014. Getting ready for a legislative session dead ahead Last week, with elections behind them and the 84th Texas Legislature only two months away, lawmakers...
2014/11/18 15:33
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Comptroller-Elect Glenn Hegar announced Monday the reorganization of the Executive Team and the appointment of several senior staff members to the office of the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts...
2014/11/16 00:56
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Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 5:35pm *Editor's note: This story has been updated to note that the special election to fill Glenn Hegar's Senate seat is set for Dec. 6. State Sen. Glenn Hegar, the...
2014/11/15 01:39
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Key dates: Texas Senate District 18 special election Candidates have less than a week to file for the special election to replace state Sen. Glenn Hegar, who resigned his post Friday. He was elected...
2014/11/13 14:55
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Texas Governor-Elect Greg Abbott said he is appointing Cameron County Judge Carlos Cascos as Texas Secretary of State during a surprise announcement on Tuesday morning. Abbott made the announcement...
2014/11/12 20:42
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The Big Conversation Scott Turner, the freshman state representative challenging Joe Straus for House speaker, affirmed on Tuesday that he will insist on a floor vote on Jan. 13, the first day of...
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Others are already eyeballing Van de Putte's seat San Antonio, TX — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Democrat Leticia Van de Putte says she will likely decide next week whether to leave the Texas...
2014/11/11 13:43
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There might still be two months before the 84th legislative session starts, but eager lawmakers aren't waiting to get their legislation on the table. On Monday, the first day that legislation can be...
2014/11/11 07:22
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In a bill filed in the Texas Senate on Monday, the University of Houston System could receive more than $380 million to fund the construction of several health sciences building. S.B. No. 150, filed...
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SENATOR JUDITH ZAFFIRINI joins Senate District 21 veterans in celebrating "Take a Vet to School Day." She champions the needs of all Texas veterans.TweetDisclaimer:The author of this entry is...
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AUSTIN (AP) — When Dan Patrick first got to the Texas Senate in 2007, his tone and style were so combative that a Republican colleague decided a Cosa Nostra-like lesson was in order for the tea party...
2014/11/09 00:41
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Editor, the Advocate: The Texas Senate, House and governor have passed legislation - TXSB 1643, 2013-14, 83rd - authored by Sen. Tommy Williams, Sen. Jane Nelson and Rep. Carol Alvarado. It deals...
2014/11/06 13:19
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Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File) After all, it was that June 2013 stand against the legislation that propelled Davis into instant celebrity and made her...
2014/11/06 13:14
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U.S. President Barack Obama gestures during a a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, November 5, 2014. The president addressed reporters one day after after Republicans...
2014/11/06 01:22
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AUSTIN — The election of a new Texas governor usually means the arrival of another Lone Star archetype — boots-wearing, backslapping and big on swagger about the state’s outsized importance. But hold...
2014/11/05 22:39
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Tuesdays Republican sweep added a new layer of conservatism to state government in Texas. KERA’s Shelley Kofler talked with Ross Ramsey of the Texas Tribune about how that might play out at the Texas...
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