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San Antonio Express-News
Aug. 20drain,” front page, Aug. 11: Thank you, Speaker Joe Straus and members of the
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
drain,” front page, Aug. 11: Thank you, Speaker Joe Straus and members of the Texas House, for putting the skids on the Texas Senate, the lieutenant governor, the governor and their personal agendas. You have consistently focused on matters of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Castro: Abbott, Patrick are ‘happy to be Donald Trump’s boys’And we are going to run Democrats in those districts to make sure that we repre
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
And we are going to run Democrats in those districts to make sure that we represent Texas values in the Texas House, in the Texas Senate and eventually in the Governor’s Mansion,” Blanco said. Amanda Williams of the Lilith Fund, which works to... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Death of Texas “Bathroom Bill” could pave way for 2018 NFL Draftfavorite for the draft, but the NFL has yet to announce the site, possibly wait
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 4 days ago
favorite for the draft, but the NFL has yet to announce the site, possibly waiting for Texas’ legislative session to end. Texas Senate Bill 6 would have required people use the restroom that corresponds with the sex on their birth certificate. The... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Texas Senate sends 2 bills to Abbott's deskCommission to the Texas Education Agency. Taylor told members he hopes to bring
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 4 days ago
Commission to the Texas Education Agency. Taylor told members he hopes to bring up and finally pass the bill when the Senate meets in session on Saturday. The Texas Senate reconvened Saturday, August 12 but a recap was not available by press... Read more
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The Hill
Texas bathroom bill dies as state House adjourns special sessionsession was adjourned a day ahead of the official end of the special legislativ
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
session was adjourned a day ahead of the official end of the special legislative session. The Republican-controlled Texas Senate passed Senate Bill 3 last month, which would have barred some transgender people from using the bathrooms that... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Texas House Adjourns, Leaving Tax Bill's Fate Uncertainfor Texas,” said Sen. Huffines in a statement. “With more than 24 hours left i
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
for Texas,” said Sen. Huffines in a statement. “With more than 24 hours left in the special session, I’m proud that the Texas Senate is still open for business. Due to circumstances outside our control, however, I’m sad to say that property tax... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas OKs bill to address its high maternal mortality rateand morbidity, after a study found that the state had the highest maternal mort
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 days ago
and morbidity, after a study found that the state had the highest maternal mortality rate in the developed world. The Texas Senate late Tuesday unanimously approved House changes to a bill extending and bolstering the task force, sending it to... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Texas OKs bill to address its high maternal mortality rateand morbidity, after a study found that the state had the highest maternal mort
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
and morbidity, after a study found that the state had the highest maternal mortality rate in the developed world. The Texas Senate late Tuesday unanimously approved House changes to a bill extending and bolstering the task force, sending it to... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas OKs bill to address its high maternal mortality rateand morbidity, after a study found that the state had the highest maternal mort
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 5 days ago
and morbidity, after a study found that the state had the highest maternal mortality rate in the developed world. The Texas Senate late Tuesday unanimously approved House changes to a bill extending and bolstering the task force, sending it to... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Texas OKs bill to address its high maternal mortality rateand morbidity, after a study found that the state had the highest maternal mort
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 days ago
and morbidity, after a study found that the state had the highest maternal mortality rate in the developed world. The Texas Senate late Tuesday unanimously approved House changes to a bill extending and bolstering the task force, sending it to... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Texas OKs bill to address its high maternal mortality rateand morbidity, after a study found that the state had the highest maternal mort
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 5 days ago
and morbidity, after a study found that the state had the highest maternal mortality rate in the developed world. The Texas Senate late Tuesday unanimously approved House changes to a bill extending and bolstering the task force, sending it to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas OKs bill to address its high maternal mortality rateand morbidity, after a study found that the state had the highest maternal mort
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
and morbidity, after a study found that the state had the highest maternal mortality rate in the developed world. The Texas Senate late Tuesday unanimously approved House changes to a bill extending and bolstering the task force, sending it to... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Texas OKs bill to address its high maternal mortality rateand morbidity, after a study found that the state had the highest maternal mort
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 5 days ago
and morbidity, after a study found that the state had the highest maternal mortality rate in the developed world. The Texas Senate late Tuesday unanimously approved House changes to a bill extending and bolstering the task force, sending it to... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Texas A&M Cancels Sept. 11 'White Lives Matter' Rally Over Safety Concernschamber then held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
chamber then held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. "Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which also held its own moment of silence." Public universities, unlike private institutions, are bound by the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Texas A&M Cancels Sept. 11 'White Lives Matter' Rally Over Safety Concernschamber then held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
chamber then held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. "Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which also held its own moment of silence." Public universities, unlike private institutions, are bound by the... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Driver purposely steers into French pizzeria, killing girlnew enrollees on Sunday after it voluntarily pulled itself from the state's ins
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 5 days ago
new enrollees on Sunday after it voluntarily pulled itself from the state's insurance marketplace in December.More >> Texas Senate OKs restricting insurance coverage for abortionTexas Senate OKs restricting insurance coverage for abortion The... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Texas Senate Advances Scaled-Back School Finance PlanThe Texas Senate has advanced a once-sweeping school finance plan, but only aft
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
The Texas Senate has advanced a once-sweeping school finance plan, but only after scaling it back so much that it will only offer about $500 million in extra funding for some school districts statewide and teacher retirement. The House passed its... Read more
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The Washington Times
Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. “The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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New York Post
Texas A&M cancels white supremacist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
New York Post / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. “The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Texas Senate Advances Scaled-Back School Finance PlanAUSTIN (AP) — The Texas Senate has advanced a once-sweeping school finance plan
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
AUSTIN (AP) — The Texas Senate has advanced a once-sweeping school finance plan, but only after scaling it back so much that it will only offer about $500 million in extra funding for some school districts statewide and teacher retirement. The House... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Texas A&M Calls Off Planned White Nationalist Rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. “The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Texas Senate advances scaled-back school finance planAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Senate has advanced a once-sweeping school finan
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 6 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Senate has advanced a once-sweeping school finance plan, but only after scaling it back so much that it will only offer about $500 million in extra funding for some school districts statewide and teacher... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas Senate advances scaled-back school finance planAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Senate has advanced a once-sweeping school finan
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 6 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Senate has advanced a once-sweeping school finance plan, but only after scaling it back so much that it will only offer about $500 million in extra funding for some school districts statewide and teacher... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas Senate advances scaled-back school finance planAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Senate has advanced a once-sweeping school finan
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 6 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Senate has advanced a once-sweeping school finance plan, but only after scaling it back so much that it will only offer about $500 million in extra funding for some school districts statewide and teacher... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Texas Senate advances scaled-back school finance planAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Senate has advanced a once-sweeping school finan
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Senate has advanced a once-sweeping school finance plan, but only after scaling it back so much that it will only offer about $500 million in extra funding for some school districts statewide and teacher... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Texas Senate advances scaled-back school finance planAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Senate has advanced a once-sweeping school finan
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 6 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Senate has advanced a once-sweeping school finance plan, but only after scaling it back so much that it will only offer about $500 million in extra funding for some school districts statewide and teacher... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Texas Senate advances scaled-back school finance planAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Senate has advanced a once-sweeping school finan
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Senate has advanced a once-sweeping school finance plan, but only after scaling it back so much that it will only offer about $500 million in extra funding for some school districts statewide and teacher... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas Senate advances scaled-back school finance planAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Senate has advanced a once-sweeping school finan
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Senate has advanced a once-sweeping school finance plan, but only after scaling it back so much that it will only offer about $500 million in extra funding for some school districts statewide and teacher... Read more
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The Courier Mail
White nationalist 9/11 rally cancelledchamber then held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
chamber then held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which also held its own moment of silence. Local Republican Senator Charles Schwertner has said he had planned... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. "The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. "The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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FOX News
Texas A&M calls off planned 'White Lives Matter' rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. "The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. "The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“Major security risk:” Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. “The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. "The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. "The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Texas A&M abruptly cancels planned white nationalist rallychammber then held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlo
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
chammber then held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which also held its own moment of silence. Sen. Charles Schwertner, a Republican whose district includes... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. "The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. "The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
KHQ Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. "The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. "The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. "The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. "The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. "The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. "The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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ABC Montana
Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
ABC Montana / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. "The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. "The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. "The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Texas A&M abruptly cancels planned white nationalist rallychammber then held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlo
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 6 days ago
chammber then held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which also held its own moment of silence. Sen. Charles Schwertner, a Republican whose district includes... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Texas A&M calls off planned white nationalist rallychamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlot
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
chamber also held a moment of silence for victims killed and injured in Charlottesville. Similar sentiments came from the Texas Senate, which held its own moment of silence. "The First Amendment also allows us to respond in kind, to stand up and... Read more
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