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San Antonio Express-News
State Capitol needs stronger workplace rulesare perceived as some of the more flagrant violators of the sexual harassment r
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
are perceived as some of the more flagrant violators of the sexual harassment rules. That’s simply not right. A recent Texas Tribune investigation into sexual harassment at the Capitol uncovered a culture that offered little support for victims... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Some Texans Dodge Bullet Train, Others Are Square In Its Pathdistricts. “The real work is just beginning,” Texas Central President Tim Keit
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
districts. “The real work is just beginning,” Texas Central President Tim Keith said Friday. Disclosure: Texas Central Partners has been a financial supporter of The Texas Tribune. A complete list of Tribune donors and sponsors is available... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Some Texans dodge bullet train, others are square in its path(TEXAS TRIBUNE) HOUSTON — Federal officials narrowed the possible paths for a D
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
(TEXAS TRIBUNE) HOUSTON — Federal officials narrowed the possible paths for a Dallas-Houston bullet train down to one likely route Friday, providing an unknown number of rural Texans the most definitive answer so far as to whether their land will be... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Texas To Receive $135M To Keep Children's Health Insurance Program Alive Through Februaryhave health insurance before Christmas, that’s the good news,” Dunkelberg said.
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
have health insurance before Christmas, that’s the good news,” Dunkelberg said. Disclosure: The Center for Public Policy Priorities has been a financial supporter of The Texas Tribune. A complete list of Tribune donors and sponsors is available he... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
UT System Chancellor Bill McRaven will resign in Maystory, and more information will be provided when it becomes available. Disclo
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
story, and more information will be provided when it becomes available. Disclosure: The University of Texas System has been a financial supporter of The Texas Tribune. A complete list of Tribune donors and sponsors is available here. © 2017 WFA... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Dallas Police Can Put Signs On Properties That Tolerate Crime To Get Owners To Address Ithe was accused of sexual harassment. He settled one matter with a former staffe
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
he was accused of sexual harassment. He settled one matter with a former staffer for $84,000, using taxpayer funds. [The Texas Tribune] In remembrance of: Ruth Altshuler died last week after complications from breaking her hip. She was 93. The... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
How the border fence cut through one Brownsville neighborhood (video) - How the border fence cut through one Brownsville neighborhood (video) BY TODD WISEMAN THE TEXAS TRIBUNE AND T. CHRISTIAN MILLER PROPUBLICA DEC. 14 2017 An investigation by Th...How the border fence cut through one Brownsville neighborhood (video) An inves
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
How the border fence cut through one Brownsville neighborhood (video) An investigation by The Texas Tribune and ProPublica revealed that landowners were paid unevenly for similar plots of land when the federal government began taking property to... Read more
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FOX News
Republicans step up countermeasures against Muellertendon in his leg, which was also ascribed to the effects of his treatment.” F
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
tendon in his leg, which was also ascribed to the effects of his treatment.” FARENTHOLD LOOKS TO HANG ON FOR ANOTHER YEAR Texas Tribune: “U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Corpus Christi, will retire from Congress after finishing his current term, a... Read more
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FOX News
Republicans step up countermeasures against Muellertendon in his leg, which was also ascribed to the effects of his treatment.” F
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
tendon in his leg, which was also ascribed to the effects of his treatment.” FARENTHOLD LOOKS TO HANG ON FOR ANOTHER YEAR Texas Tribune: “U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Corpus Christi, will retire from Congress after finishing his current term, a... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Watch Local Lawmakers Discuss Future Of Education, Health Care With The Texas Tribunepublic education, immigration, health care, spending, taxes and other consequen
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
public education, immigration, health care, spending, taxes and other consequential matters in a conversation with The Texas Tribune Friday morning. State Sens. Konni Burton, R-Colleyville, and Royce West, D-Dallas will join the Tribune's Evan... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Texas congressman to retire amid sexual harassment scandalU.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Corpus Christi. U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Co
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Corpus Christi. U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Corpus Christi. Texas Tribune mission statement The Texas Tribune is a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and engages with them — about public... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Doug Jones Alabama Senate seat win: How did it happen and what's next?choose to vote for someone else besides their nominee, or more importantly they
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 3 days ago
choose to vote for someone else besides their nominee, or more importantly they also choose to stay home," Texas Tribune Washington Bureau Chief Abby Livingston said. A CNN exit poll shows 96 percent of black voters backed Jones.... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Gov. Greg Abbott asks Texas Rangers to investigate sexual abuse at youth lockupswith you and legislators to identify ways to reduce the population within the s
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
with you and legislators to identify ways to reduce the population within the state’s juvenile justice facilities." Texas Tribune mission statement The Texas Tribune is a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Texas graduate students worry they'll lose big in the federal tax cut billTexas A&M University, Rice University, the University of Texas at Austin, Texas
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
Texas A&M University, Rice University, the University of Texas at Austin, Texas Tech University and the University of Houston have been financial supporters of The Texas Tribune. A complete list of Tribune donors and sponsors is avail... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Dallas Officials’ Lack Of Oversight Aggravated City’s Homelessness Problem, Audit Saysnumbers are up from this time last year, but with the enrollment period cut in
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
numbers are up from this time last year, but with the enrollment period cut in half, more Texans could go uninsured. [Texas Tribune] Mass transport: Dallas has a ways to go in providing more accessible public transportation to people across... Read more
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Roll Call
Dogged By Sexual Misconduct Claims, Farenthold Slogs Ahead in Texashe intends to slog ahead with his re-election campaign against the storm of sex
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
he intends to slog ahead with his re-election campaign against the storm of sexual misconduct claims against him, the Texas Tribune reported. The fourth-term Lone Star State Republican, 56, will face a crowded GOP primary to keep his 27th... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Former state special education director says TEA knew about allegations against heror the allegations involved in the November lawsuit. But in a text message tha
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
or the allegations involved in the November lawsuit. But in a text message that Porter sent Kash in November when the Texas Tribune published an article about the Oregon lawsuit, Porter raised no concern about the allegation. "I found out... Read more
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KERA North Texas
More Texans May Be Left Without Health Insurance After End Of Open Enrollment2018,” she said. Disclosure: The Center for Public Policy Priorities, Kaiser F
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
2018,” she said. Disclosure: The Center for Public Policy Priorities, Kaiser Family Foundation and Texas Public Policy Foundation have been financial supporters of The Texas Tribune. A complete list of Tribune donors and sponsors is available... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
More Texans may be left without health insurance after end of open enrollment2018,” she said. Disclosure: The Center for Public Policy Priorities, Kaiser F
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
2018,” she said. Disclosure: The Center for Public Policy Priorities, Kaiser Family Foundation and Texas Public Policy Foundation have been financial supporters of The Texas Tribune. A complete list of Tribune donors and sponsors is available... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Ross Ramsey: Democratic hopefuls for governor mostly unknownson Monday -- winning the party primary is just the first hurdle. ROSS RAMSEY i
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
on Monday -- winning the party primary is just the first hurdle. ROSS RAMSEY is executive editor and co-founder of The Texas Tribune. The Texas Tribune is a nonpartisan, nonprofit media organization that informs Texans -- and engages with them... Read more
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11 News Houston
Women's group urges Texas Sens. Miles, Uresti to resign after sexual misconduct reportsthat attack my personal and professional character as an effective lawmaker.”
11 News Houston / Posted 7 days ago
that attack my personal and professional character as an effective lawmaker.” Both lawmakers said in their statements that they plan to join any efforts in the Senate to develop policies and practices to prevent sexual misconduct. The Texas Tri... Read more
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KERA North Texas
A Democrat Joins The Land Commissioner Racestories this morning from KERA News: Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush cou
KERA North Texas / Posted 9 days ago
stories this morning from KERA News: Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush could get a Democratic challenger today. The Texas Tribune reports Miguel Suazo is expected to make his announcement this morning at the Texas Democratic Party... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Women's group urges Texas Sens. Miles, Uresti to resign after sexual misconduct reportssexual misconduct. Texas leaders called for a review of sexual harassment poli
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 9 days ago
sexual misconduct. Texas leaders called for a review of sexual harassment policies at the state Legislature following a Texas Tribune story detailing how current procedures offered little protection for victims and describing a wide range of... Read more
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EuroNews
Don't snooze on the battle for Senate control in 2018House Ethics Committee says it will be taking a new look into the allegations a
EuroNews / Posted 9 days ago
House Ethics Committee says it will be taking a new look into the allegations against Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Texas. The Texas Tribune: "Members of the U.S. House Ethics Committee unanimously voted Thursday to establish a subcommittee to... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Women's group urges Texas Sens. Miles, Uresti to resign after sexual misconduct reports(TEXAS TRIBUNE) An influential political group that works to get female Democra
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 9 days ago
(TEXAS TRIBUNE) An influential political group that works to get female Democrats elected in Texas has called on state Sens. Borris Miles of Houston and Carlos Uresti of San Antonio, both Democrats, to resign following reports of sexual... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Women's group urges Texas Sens. Miles, Uresti to resign after sexual misconduct reportsand "erroneous." Texas leaders called for a review of sexual harassment polici
KXXV Waco / Posted 9 days ago
and "erroneous." Texas leaders called for a review of sexual harassment policies at the state Legislature following a Texas Tribune story detailing how current procedures offered little protection for victims and describing a wide range of... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Texas district attorney who prosecuted Jeff Wood now wants him off death rowGov. Greg Abbott grant clemency and change Wood’s sentence to life in prison. T
KXXV Waco / Posted 9 days ago
Gov. Greg Abbott grant clemency and change Wood’s sentence to life in prison. The letter was sent in August, but The Texas Tribune received a copy from the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals Thursday after a Wednesday court order referred to... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Democrat Andrew White, son of late Gov. Mark White, announces gubernatorial bidfor a second term next year. A self-styled "conservative Democrat," White could
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 9 days ago
for a second term next year. A self-styled "conservative Democrat," White could also encounter resistance in the primary. Texas Tribune mission statement The Texas Tribune is a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Latest Honor Takes KERA's 2017 Awards Tally To 41, Include First National Murrowin social media for a live blog featuring President Trump's visit to Austin whe
KERA North Texas / Posted 9 days ago
in social media for a live blog featuring President Trump's visit to Austin when he was a presidential candidate. The Texas Tribune, a partner of KERA, won four national Murrows -- overall excellence; continuing coverage for its Bordering On... Read more
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11 News Houston
Democrat Andrew White, son of late Gov. Mark White, announces gubernatorial bidfor a second term next year. A self-styled "conservative Democrat," White could
11 News Houston / Posted 10 days ago
for a second term next year. A self-styled "conservative Democrat," White could also encounter resistance in the primary. Texas Tribune mission statement The Texas Tribune is a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Democrat Andrew White, son of late Gov. Mark White, announces gubernatorial bidfor a second term next year. A self-styled "conservative Democrat," White could
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 10 days ago
for a second term next year. A self-styled "conservative Democrat," White could also encounter resistance in the primary. Texas Tribune mission statement The Texas Tribune is a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Texas Congressman Whose Move To Impeach Trump Failed Says 'It Won't Be The Last' Effortenter a crowded Democratic primary that will decide who will take on U.S. Rep.
KERA North Texas / Posted 10 days ago
enter a crowded Democratic primary that will decide who will take on U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions, a Dallas Republican. [The Texas Tribune] The High Five is KERA’s daily roundup of stories from Dallas-Fort Worth and across the state. Explore our... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
What it will take for a Democratic Dallas sheriff to be governorsecurity. "One of the most consistent polling results we've seen in the last s
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 10 days ago
security. "One of the most consistent polling results we've seen in the last six or eight years, of the University of Texas Tribune Poll is when you ask Republican voters, what is the most important problem facing the state? The top two... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Three women indicted in death of impaired woman in state facilityand overhauling the oversight system for employees of the facilities. More tha
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
and overhauling the oversight system for employees of the facilities. More than 3,000 people live at the 13 centers. Texas Tribune mission statement The Texas Tribune is a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and... Read more
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Breitbart
Sanctuary Sheriff Lupe Valdez Announces Run for Texas GovernorThere appear to have been no public reports of the sheriff actually declining a
Breitbart / Posted 10 days ago
There appear to have been no public reports of the sheriff actually declining an immigration detainer from ICE. The Texas Tribune reported on her announcement by calling her a “serious candidate.” With five days left before the filing... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez, a Democrat, is running for governorshe will “officially notify” Dallas County commissioners of her decision to run
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
she will “officially notify” Dallas County commissioners of her decision to run for governor this morning. Valdez told The Texas Tribune a month ago that she was looking at the possibility of challenging Abbott. Talk of Valdez running for governor... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
How repealing net neutrality could hurt small Texas businessesAT&T, Verizon, Comcast, the Texas Association of Business, the Texas Municipal
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
AT&T, Verizon, Comcast, the Texas Association of Business, the Texas Municipal League and the University of Texas at Austin have been financial supporters of The Texas Tribune. A complete list of Tribune donors and sponsors can be v... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Two Gainesville youth lockup guards arrested over alleged abuseyear in prison and a fine of up to $4,000. Aside from providing the employees'
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 11 days ago
year in prison and a fine of up to $4,000. Aside from providing the employees' arrest information after requests from The Texas Tribune, the department did not immediately comment on the new arrests. The arrests are the latest from the... Read more
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11 News Houston
Texas A&M guaranteed $75M to its new football coach. How can it afford that?that record-breaking contract? $280,000. Disclosure: Texas A&M University and
11 News Houston / Posted 12 days ago
that record-breaking contract? $280,000. Disclosure: Texas A&M University and the University of Texas at Austin have been financial supporters of The Texas Tribune. A complete list of Tribune donors and sponsors can be viewed here. The Texas Trib... Read more
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11 News Houston
U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold pledges to pay back $84,000 sexual harassment settlementweeks amid a growing tide of sexual harassment allegations against powerful men
11 News Houston / Posted 12 days ago
weeks amid a growing tide of sexual harassment allegations against powerful men. But Farenthold is the only congressman to have used the fund to settle a sexual harassment complaint in the past five years, according to Politico. The Texas... Read more
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KERA North Texas
More Than 3,700 Texans Are Without Safe Drinking Water Three Months After Harveymoney spent to settle a sexual harassment claim against him. Lauren Greene, his
KERA North Texas / Posted 12 days ago
money spent to settle a sexual harassment claim against him. Lauren Greene, his former spokeswoman, sued him in 2014. [The Texas Tribune] Medical breakthrough: Baylor doctors delivered the first baby born in the U.S. to a mother who received a... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Officials Hope For More Uterus Transplant Babies; School Bus Trouble In Dallasthat the San Antonio Republican will not return to his position as speaker, and
KERA North Texas / Posted 12 days ago
that the San Antonio Republican will not return to his position as speaker, and he won’t be seeking re-election. Texas Tribune reporter Patrick Svitek talked with David Brown, host of Texas Standard. Last month, voters chose to dissolve... Read more
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KERA North Texas
With Straus’ Departure Looming, Texas House Republicans Want More Control Over Next Speaker Voteupcoming departure, Texas House Republicans are seeking to have a greater influ
KERA North Texas / Posted 12 days ago
upcoming departure, Texas House Republicans are seeking to have a greater influence over the choice of his replacement. Texas Tribune Political Reporter Patrick Svitek says that on Friday, the House Republican Caucus agreed to make changes to... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
U.S. Supreme Court declines to consider Houston fight over same-sex marriage benefitsbenefits." Amid the litigation, Houston has continued to provide benefits to a
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 12 days ago
benefits." Amid the litigation, Houston has continued to provide benefits to all of its married employees. Texas Tribune mission statement The Texas Tribune is a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and... Read more
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11 News Houston
U.S. Supreme Court declines to consider Houston fight over same-sex marriage benefitsbecause the city’s policy is protected under Obergefell, which they pointed out
11 News Houston / Posted 12 days ago
because the city’s policy is protected under Obergefell, which they pointed out explicitly addressed “marriage-related benefits." Amid the litigation, Houston has continued to provide benefits to all of its married employees. The Texa... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
U.S. Supreme Court declines to consider Houston fight over same-sex marriage benefitsbenefits." Amid the litigation, Houston has continued to provide benefits to a
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 13 days ago
benefits." Amid the litigation, Houston has continued to provide benefits to all of its married employees. Texas Tribune mission statement The Texas Tribune is a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
U.S. Supreme Court declines to consider Houston fight over same-sex marriage benefitsbenefits." Amid the litigation, Houston has continued to provide benefits to a
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 13 days ago
benefits." Amid the litigation, Houston has continued to provide benefits to all of its married employees. Texas Tribune mission statement The Texas Tribune is a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Inside Texas Politics ()members. It requires that all lawmakers and their staff get sexual harassment t
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 13 days ago
members. It requires that all lawmakers and their staff get sexual harassment training. All of this happened after the Texas Tribune reported how current procedures offered little protection for victims. Patrick Svitek, in for Ross Ramsey,... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Ross Ramsey: Watch the Texas political undercard in 2018Collier's right. Maybe 2018's politics will be local. ROSS RAMSEY is executive
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
Collier's right. Maybe 2018's politics will be local. ROSS RAMSEY is executive editor and co-founder of The Texas Tribune. The Texas Tribune is a nonpartisan, nonprofit media organization that informs Texans -- and engages with them... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold settled sexual harassment claim with taxpayer funds(TEXAS TRIBUNE) WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold settled a sexual harass
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 15 days ago
(TEXAS TRIBUNE) WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold settled a sexual harassment claim brought by a former staffer with $84,000 in taxpayer funds, according to a Politico report published Friday. Farenthold, a Republican from Corpus Christi, has... Read more
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