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Friday, March 27, 2015 - 9:51pm Whatever Gregory Fenves' academic accomplishments are — and there are many — a bit of luck played a key role in his ascension to the presidency of the University of...
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DALLAS (AP) — A violent arrest involving campus police at Rice University in Houston prompted a bill that would force private universities’ police departments to release more information to the...
2015/03/27 20:38
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WICHITA FALLS, Texas - The Texas House approval of a statewide ban on texting while driving brings HB 80 one-step closer to becoming reality and the Wichita Falls Police Department is prepared to...
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Ted Cruz (Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg) A political nobody just three years ago, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) is the first official candidate vying for the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential nomination. His...
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GUSHER: For the more than 200 people who showed up for the first debate between Longview mayoral candidates Andy Mack and Richard Manley. The debate, hosted by We The People, showed keen interest in...
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Longview, Texas (KETK) — Governor Greg Abbott was in east Texas to deliver a speech at the Rusk County Republican Party's Lincoln Reagan Dinner. Before that, Abbott discussed questions regarding the...
2015/03/26 23:44
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AUSTIN – The Alex Brown Memorial Act, a bill to enact a statewide ban on texting while driving, was passed by the Texas House of Representatives and will be sent to the Texas Senate for...
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He met his fundraising goal, says his campaign. Photographer: Jay Paul/Bloomberg *** Local Caption *** Ted Cruz Sen. Ted Cruz's presidential campaign had a goal after it officially launched Monday:...
2015/03/26 22:54
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... -- Texas lawmakers are cracking down on synthetic drugs, passing bills this week that would make them illegal. As more deaths are being blamed on the synthetic drugs, law enforcement and...
2015/03/26 19:43
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If Senator Ted Cruz doesn’t take climate change seriously, should the American electorate give his 2016 bid any credence? Whereas the history among those who doubt the science had, generally, been...
2015/03/26 19:22
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A bill authorizing billions in higher ed and research infrastructure spending will go before the full Texas House of Representatives. A bill authorizing $3.1 billion worth of bonds for construction...
2015/03/26 16:03
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AUSTIN, TEXAS - The Texas Senate is getting its first taste of what should be a long and contentious debate over voucher plans that supporters say promote "school choice." Proposals championed by...
2015/03/26 15:43
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AUSTIN - The Senate Education Committee on Thursday kicked off what is likely to be a day-long debate over a handful of education voucher bills that would allow parents to use state money to send...
2015/03/26 14:44
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Senate Passes Historic Tax Relief Package for Homeowners and Businesses AUSTIN – Today, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick commends the Texas Senate for delivering true tax relief for homeowners and...
2015/03/26 12:33
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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A Texas Senate education panel is considering a sweeping but divisive voucher plan that would let families get state funding to send their children to private and religious...
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HOUSTON (AP) — Texas prison officials have acquired a small supply of pentobarbital to replenish their dwindling inventory of the execution drug so lethal injections set for next month in the nation's...
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Longview and Gregg County officials were pleased Wednesday by the news that the Texas Senate unanimously passed three bills designed to stop the sale of synthetic drugs in the state. The bills — two...
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THINKING ABOUT DRINKING Don't mess with craft breweries. That's a lesson Rep. Senfronia Thompson, D-Hous­ton, learned this week after filing, then backpedaling on, a bill that would cut how much...
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Some members of the Austin City Council, including Mayor Steve Adler, are throwing their support behind a bill that would encourage some big rig drivers to get off I-35 and onto SH-130. Thursday the...
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AUSTIN - The Texas Senate approved a tax-cut package topping $4.6 billion Wednesday that would slash the business levy and trim school property bills for homeowners by an average of more than...
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