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The Woodlands Online
League of Women Voters Texas Legislature Workshop
...outcomes through advocacy and community involvement, and critical points to intervene in Texas Legislation. All are welcome for this nonpartisan workshop! The meeting is scheduled on Saturday, February...
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Brazoria County Facts
ROSS RAMSEY: Taking power to elect judges is risky move
...judges, and to stump for votes and support like other politicians. That voter support is what Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick recently cited when expressing doubts about calls for reform. He has understandable reason...
01/22/2020 Online
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oaoa​.com
TEXAS VIEW: Abbott’s unsettling refugee decision sows discord, confusion
Gov. Greg Abbott’s extraordinary Jan. 10 letter to the U.S. State Department withdrawing Texas from the federal refugee resettlement program — making ours the first and only state in the union to do so...
01/22/2020 Online
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Montgomery County News
Sen. Cruz: I Applaud the Trump Administration for Protecting Religious Freedom for Students and Religious Organizations
...for funding on a level playing field without being discriminated against. The administration is also taking action to protect the right of students to pray and express their religious beliefs at school.
01/22/2020 Online
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Seguin Gazette-Enterprise
Protests protecting rights face government backlash
...Democrat-controlled legislature.


Gov. Ralph Northam tried to go so far as to declare and attempt to pass legislation making possession of so called assault-style weapons illegal. Thanks to a huge number of Virginia...
01/22/2020 Online
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New Braunfels Herald Zeitung
Packed house welcomes state, local GOP candidates
...guns, I would not enforce it."


Congressional candidates were represented by Munisteri for U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, and Nathan McDaniel for District 21 U.S. Rep. Chip Roy. Bryan Benway spoke for incumbent District...
01/22/2020 Online
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KVUE ABC 24 Austin
'It's a dangerous situation' | Homeless camp bordering North Austin apartments draws concerns
...allowed to be there. So, they almost have to catch them in the act," he said.

Now he's asking Gov. Greg Abbott to step in, hoping to get the area around his community back under control.

RELATED: 'That's...
01/21/2020 Online
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KTBC (FOX 7) Austin
UT students react to added DPS enforcement on campus following deadly South Austin stabbing
...semester. DPS troopers have also begun increased patrols in the campus area following an order from Gov. Greg Abbott.


"There are sometimes where I do feel unsafe when some of the homeless population does make...
01/21/2020 Online
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KXXV (ABC) 25 (Waco)
Texas Department of Agriculture submits proposed guidelines for growing hemp
Texas Department of Agriculture submits proposed guidelines for growing hemp

Holding meeting to hear public comment


Posted: 11:09 PM, Jan 21, 2020

Updated: 2020-01-22 00:09:55-05


WACO, TX. — A whole...
01/21/2020 Online
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Texarkana Gazette
Shout Out | Abbott touts Texas economy from Davos forum
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is proud of the Economic climate in his home state. Jan. 22 2020 @ 1:13am


Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is proud of the

economic climate in his home state.

And he's telling the world....
01/21/2020 Online
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Laredo Morning Times
Senate Democrats privately weigh witness gambit: Bolton for Biden
...him as a witness in the OJ trial?" said Sen. Angus King, I-Maine, who caucuses with Democrats.

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, initially floated the idea of a Hunter Biden-for-Bolton trade off during a private GOP...
01/21/2020 Online
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Temple Daily Telegram
Buckingham named vice chair of Sunset Commission
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on Tuesday selected state Sen. Dawn Buckingham, R-Lakeway, to be the vice chair of the Sunset Advisory Commission.


This is the third time Buckingham — who represents Bell County...
01/21/2020 Online
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Amarillo Globe-News
Texas-based church security business training worshippers to fight back in mass shootings
...September 2017.


Former state Rep. Matt Rinaldi, R-Irving, said he was inspired to introduce the legislation after discovering that though existing law had allowed congregants with licenses to carry firearms...
01/21/2020 Online
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Gainesville Daily Register
Big bucks and a big donor fuel Allen West's bid for Texas GOP chair
...at the state level in Texas — his only other significant contribution in recent years was $10,000 to Greg Abbott while the governor was running for reelection in 2018. But Uihlein is no stranger to some of...
01/21/2020 Online
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WFAA ABC 8 Dallas
Is it legal? Texas crime labs to begin THC testing to identify hemp vs. marijuana
...Published: 5:57 PM CST January 21, 2020

Updated: 5:57 PM CST January 21, 2020


DALLAS — The Texas Department of Public Safety will be able to test oil and plant-based products to determine whether...
01/21/2020 Online
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oaoa​.com
Abbott appoints 15 to Governor’s Broadband Development Council
AUSTIN Gov. Greg Abbott has appointed Juli Blanda, Frank Moreno, Lindsey Lee, Marshall Harrison, Marty Lucke, Kirk Petty, Thomas Kim, M.D., William "Bill" Sproull, Dr. Saurin Patel, Greg Pittman, Jennifer...
01/21/2020 Online
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