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San Antonio Express-News
Form special committee on public recordssecrets. These are government contracts. The Legislature has mostly failed to
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 hours ago
secrets. These are government contracts. The Legislature has mostly failed to act. House Speaker Joe Straus and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick should create the joint interim committee — that legislation allows to be created — to study open records law in... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
5 living former presidents attend Texas hurricane relief concertBush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney,
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 9 hours ago
Bush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney, Texas Governor Greg Abbott, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, and Senator Ted Cruz were also in attendance. All the ticket sales and other proceeds from the event went to... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
5 living former presidents attend Texas hurricane relief concertBush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney,
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 9 hours ago
Bush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney, Texas Governor Greg Abbott, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, and Senator Ted Cruz were also in attendance. All the ticket sales and other proceeds from the event went to... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Former presidents and Lady Gaga highlight hurricane relief concert at Texas A&MHouston Mayor Sylvester Turner, former Vice President Dick Cheney, Sen. Ted Cru
Houston Chronicle / Posted 9 hours ago
Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner, former Vice President Dick Cheney, Sen. Ted Cruz, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick. President Donald Trump appeared via prerecorded video statement. Donations are still being accepted at... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
5 living former presidents attend Texas hurricane relief concertBush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney,
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 hours ago
Bush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney, Texas Governor Greg Abbott, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, and Senator Ted Cruz were also in attendance. All the ticket sales and other proceeds from the event went to... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
5 living former presidents attend Texas hurricane relief concertBush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney,
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 9 hours ago
Bush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney, Texas Governor Greg Abbott, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, and Senator Ted Cruz were also in attendance. All the ticket sales and other proceeds from the event went to... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
5 living former presidents attend Texas hurricane relief concertBush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney,
Hawaii News Now / Posted 10 hours ago
Bush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney, Texas Governor Greg Abbott, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, and Senator Ted Cruz were also in attendance. All the ticket sales and other proceeds from the event went to... Read more
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WALB Albany
5 living former presidents attend Texas hurricane relief concertBush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney,
WALB Albany / Posted 10 hours ago
Bush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney, Texas Governor Greg Abbott, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, and Senator Ted Cruz were also in attendance. All the ticket sales and other proceeds from the event went to... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
5 living former presidents attend Texas hurricane relief concertBush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney,
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 10 hours ago
Bush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney, Texas Governor Greg Abbott, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, and Senator Ted Cruz were also in attendance. All the ticket sales and other proceeds from the event went to... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
5 living former presidents attend Texas hurricane relief concertBush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney,
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 10 hours ago
Bush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney, Texas Governor Greg Abbott, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, and Senator Ted Cruz were also in attendance. All the ticket sales and other proceeds from the event went to... Read more
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KXXV Waco
5 living former presidents attend Texas hurricane relief concertBush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney,
KXXV Waco / Posted 10 hours ago
Bush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney, Texas Governor Greg Abbott, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, and Senator Ted Cruz were also in attendance. All the ticket sales and other proceeds from the event went to... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
5 living former presidents attend Texas hurricane relief concertBush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney,
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 10 hours ago
Bush and Jimmy Carter spoke at the concert. Former Vice President Dick Cheney, Texas Governor Greg Abbott, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, and Senator Ted Cruz were also in attendance. All the ticket sales and other proceeds from the event went to... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
7 Texas constitutional amendments up for votein Texas and seven constitutional amendments are listed on this year's ballot.
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
in Texas and seven constitutional amendments are listed on this year's ballot. Proposition six was championed by Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick after last year's Dallas shooting that killed five officers. It would give a property tax exemption for surviving... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Ross Ramsey: Straus needs support from business leadersvoice in recent Republican primaries. One great example was the 2014 race for l
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
voice in recent Republican primaries. One great example was the 2014 race for lieutenant governor where then-state Sen. Dan Patrick of Houston beat three statewide elected officials -- Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, Land Commissioner Jerry Patterson... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas House killed tax cut for disaster victims, not Senate, Senate leader saysAUSTIN -- Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick blaming the Texas House for the Legislature's fa
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
AUSTIN -- Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick blaming the Texas House for the Legislature's failure to pass tax cut legislation that could have helped hundreds of thousands of Hurricane Harvey victims in Texas. Patrick said he supported a bill in the spring that... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Lawmaker lists 171 potential witnesses for his fraud trial including prominent political figuresalso supplied a separate list of 133 people who "may be called to testify" on h
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
also supplied a separate list of 133 people who "may be called to testify" on his behalf, including Republican Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, former San Antonio mayors Julián Castro and Henry Cisneros, Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff, Bexar County... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersthat money will be used to cover Harvey-related costs, including to help affect
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
that money will be used to cover Harvey-related costs, including to help affected school districts. We agree with Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick that the Legislature should use the so-called rainy day fund, the state's savings account, to pay for Harvey... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Uresti lists 171 potential witnesses for his fraud trialalso supplied a separate list of 133 people who “may be called to testify” on h
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
also supplied a separate list of 133 people who “may be called to testify” on his behalf, including Republican Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, former San Antonio mayors Julián Castro and Henry Cisneros, Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff, Bexar County... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersthat money will be used to cover Harvey-related costs, including to help affect
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 days ago
that money will be used to cover Harvey-related costs, including to help affected school districts. We agree with Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick that the Legislature should use the so-called rainy day fund, the state's savings account, to pay for Harvey... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersthat money will be used to cover Harvey-related costs, including to help affect
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 4 days ago
that money will be used to cover Harvey-related costs, including to help affected school districts. We agree with Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick that the Legislature should use the so-called rainy day fund, the state's savings account, to pay for Harvey... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersthat money will be used to cover Harvey-related costs, including to help affect
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 4 days ago
that money will be used to cover Harvey-related costs, including to help affected school districts. We agree with Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick that the Legislature should use the so-called rainy day fund, the state's savings account, to pay for Harvey... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersthat money will be used to cover Harvey-related costs, including to help affect
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
that money will be used to cover Harvey-related costs, including to help affected school districts. We agree with Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick that the Legislature should use the so-called rainy day fund, the state's savings account, to pay for Harvey... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersthat money will be used to cover Harvey-related costs, including to help affect
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 4 days ago
that money will be used to cover Harvey-related costs, including to help affected school districts. We agree with Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick that the Legislature should use the so-called rainy day fund, the state's savings account, to pay for Harvey... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Local educators voice concerns to state office candidatesfrom districts across Region 9 came out along with State Representative James F
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
from districts across Region 9 came out along with State Representative James Frank, Mike Collier, who is running against Dan Patrick for Lieutenant Governor, and Kim Olson who is hoping to fill the Commissioner of Agriculture seat. Dale Lovett,... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Lt. Gov. directs TX Senate committee to address issues for Harvey response, recovery, rebuildingFollowing Hurricane Harvey, Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick directed the Senate
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 days ago
Following Hurricane Harvey, Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick directed the Senate Agriculture, Water and Rural Affairs Committee to address several issues immediately regarding response, recovery and rebuilding efforts following the storm. These... Read more
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KERA North Texas
After 'Bathroom Bill' Fight, Straus Launches Panel On Texas Business Climatespecial session — where Straus emerged as the highest-ranking official against
KERA North Texas / Posted 9 days ago
special session — where Straus emerged as the highest-ranking official against bathroom legislation, a priority of Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick that would have regulated which restrooms transgender Texans can use. The new panel also comes as states,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Straus forms panel to study business competitivenessSan Antonio Republican -- who opposed the bathroom bill despite support for it
Houston Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
San Antonio Republican -- who opposed the bathroom bill despite support for it from Gov. Greg Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick -- said the new House Select Committee on Economic Competitiveness will examine whether Texas needs to ramp up... Read more
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Goal.com
USMNT: Landon Donovan disturbed by U.S. 'lack of urgency' in T&T defeata 3-2 victory against Mexico. "The most disturbing part for me was the lack of
Goal.com / Posted 9 days ago
a 3-2 victory against Mexico. "The most disturbing part for me was the lack of urgency displayed," Donovan said on The Dan Patrick Show on Wednesday. "We all know sports — anything can happen. "You can lose games, that's all part of it. But... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Lt. Governor Dan Patrick discusses Texas fighting against cyber threatsAwareness Month and the State of Texas is making sure they are better protected
KXXV Waco / Posted 10 days ago
Awareness Month and the State of Texas is making sure they are better protected against cyber threats. Lt. Governor Dan Patrick announced this week that he appointed a Cyber Security Council for the state. "This is a new select committee we... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Lt. Governor Dan Patrick discusses Texas fighting against cyber threatsAwareness Month and the State of Texas is making sure they are better protected
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 10 days ago
Awareness Month and the State of Texas is making sure they are better protected against cyber threats. Lt. Governor Dan Patrick announced this week that he appointed a Cyber Security Council for the state. "This is a new select committee we... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Lt. Governor Dan Patrick discusses Texas fighting against cyber threatsAwareness Month and the State of Texas is making sure they are better protected
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 10 days ago
Awareness Month and the State of Texas is making sure they are better protected against cyber threats. Lt. Governor Dan Patrick announced this week that he appointed a Cyber Security Council for the state. "This is a new select committee we... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Eric Trump makes appearance in Midlandwe lost our way. Looking over the past 10 months. I'm so proud of what he has d
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 10 days ago
we lost our way. Looking over the past 10 months. I'm so proud of what he has done," said Eric Trump. Lt. Governor Dan Patrick chimed in and said president trump's supportive family was a partial reason he won the election. His wife, Lara... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Exposing bigotry: Transgender people deserve privacyattempt to prevent transgender Texans from using their logical bathrooms. Ultim
The Daily Cougar / Posted 11 days ago
attempt to prevent transgender Texans from using their logical bathrooms. Ultimately, the bill did not pass, but Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick said he still wants to pass a similar piece of legislation. This and other efforts are stripping away safety in... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Brownwood sending floodplain administrator to coast to help Harvey reliefto get flood insurance," Kelly said. "Most of the homes weren't in a floodplain
KTXS Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
to get flood insurance," Kelly said. "Most of the homes weren't in a floodplain that were damaged by flood." When Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick visited Brownwood last month, he said around 80 percent of the homes impacted by Harvey didn't have flood... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Local censure vote on San Antonio’s Straus may not happen after alldealt fatal blows to controversial policies, including the so-called bathroom b
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
dealt fatal blows to controversial policies, including the so-called bathroom bill. Championed by Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, the policy sought to require people use public restrooms that match the gender on their birth certificate.... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Texas to adjust funding for school systems hit by Hurricane Harveywill discuss the financial losses facing school districts, including damages to
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
will discuss the financial losses facing school districts, including damages to facilities. Gov. Greg Abbott, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and House Speaker Joe Straus commended Morath on his efforts to help districts cope with the storm's... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Flooded residents seek answers from public officialsout and unlivable. "I know for many of you this is something you thought you w
Houston Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
out and unlivable. "I know for many of you this is something you thought you would never experience," said Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick. "Its been a long, long time since you woke up and things were normal." Republican Patrick and other elected... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Flooded residents seek answers from public officialsout and unlivable. "I know for many of you this is something you thought you w
Houston Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
out and unlivable. "I know for many of you this is something you thought you would never experience," said Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick. "Its been a long, long time since you woke up and things were normal." Republican Patrick and other elected... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Flooded residents seek answers from public officialsout and unlivable. "I know for many of you this is something you thought you w
Houston Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
out and unlivable. "I know for many of you this is something you thought you would never experience," said Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick. "Its been a long, long time since you woke up and things were normal." Republican Patrick and other elected... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Flooded residents seek answers from public officialsout and unlivable. "I know for many of you this is something you thought you w
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
out and unlivable. "I know for many of you this is something you thought you would never experience," said Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick. "Its been a long, long time since you woke up and things were normal." Republican Patrick and other elected... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
ESPN 'College GameDay' Headed to Fort WorthFootball Night in AmericaMike Tirico, Dan Patrick, Tony Dungy, Rodney Harrison
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 20 days ago
Football Night in AmericaMike Tirico, Dan Patrick, Tony Dungy, Rodney Harrison and Peter King recap the day's NFL highlights. FORT WORTH, TX - OCTOBER 03: A general view as the TCU Horned Frogs take on the Texas Longhorns at Amon G. Carter Stadium... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Final DFW Shelter for Harvey Evacuees ClosesFootball Night in AmericaMike Tirico, Dan Patrick, Tony Dungy, Rodney Harrison
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 20 days ago
Football Night in AmericaMike Tirico, Dan Patrick, Tony Dungy, Rodney Harrison and Peter King recap the day's NFL highlights. Dallas became a temporary home for thousands of Hurricane Harvey evacuees. Most have since gone home, but for those who are... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Dodgers End Season on High Note With Win Over RockiesFootball Night in AmericaMike Tirico, Dan Patrick, Tony Dungy, Rodney Harrison
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 20 days ago
Football Night in AmericaMike Tirico, Dan Patrick, Tony Dungy, Rodney Harrison and Peter King recap the day's NFL highlights. Russell Lansford/Getty Images Corey Seager #5 of the Los Angeles Dodgers scores in the third inning on a sacrifice fly by... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Ross Ramsey: Storm brings changes in political windsto issues like texting while driving, how fast local taxes can rise, local zoni
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
to issues like texting while driving, how fast local taxes can rise, local zoning and permitting rules and so on. Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick put a political spin on that debate in a television interview last month: "Our cities are still controlled by... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Houston, other cities, shouldn't bribe Amazon for HQtalent that Amazon is going to be looking for, so if they come to Texas, they w
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
talent that Amazon is going to be looking for, so if they come to Texas, they will also have to import talent." Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick has also given Texas a black eye by passing a law that subjects Hispanics to police harassment and trying to pass... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Signaling detente, Turner, Abbott to hold joint appearance"In times like these, it's important to have fiscal responsibility as opposed t
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
"In times like these, it's important to have fiscal responsibility as opposed to financial panic." Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick said city officials are "sitting on hundreds of millions of dollars" in funds held by tax increment reinvestment... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fort Bend Republican to challenge state Sen. Huffman in 2018 primaryon. Tassin, of Missouri City, gained a level of political notoriety last year,
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
on. Tassin, of Missouri City, gained a level of political notoriety last year, when she penned an open letter to Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, R-Houston, challenging him on several public school issues. "Contrary to what you may believe, not all of us... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Castro: Abbott, Patrick are ‘happy to be Donald Trump’s boys’event by One Texas Resistance. The coalition is highlighting contentious measu
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
event by One Texas Resistance. The coalition is highlighting contentious measures pushed by Gov. Greg Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick in the regular session and just-ended special session. They include a sanctuary cities ban that Abbott signed... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Mayor fires back at governor over Harvey tax hikewould not have proposed a $50 million property tax increase if the state would
Houston Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
would not have proposed a $50 million property tax increase if the state would kick in its share now. Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick said city officials are "sitting on hundreds of millions of dollars" in funds held by Tax Increment Reinvestment... Read more
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Variety
PodcastOne Employee Says He Was Told to Inflate Download Numbersnetwork, and serves on the University of California Board of Regents. PodcastOn
Variety / Posted 25 days ago
network, and serves on the University of California Board of Regents. PodcastOne distributes the Adam Carolla Show, the Dan Patrick Show, and dozens of others. Hernandez says he was ordered to input fake download numbers for shows. “The... Read more
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