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This is your political report for June 26, 2019.
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Houston Chronicle
Beto O’Rourke seeks to shake underwhelming 2018 debate showings tonight in Miami
...March. He is also revisiting one of his biggest weaknesses during his 2018 campaign against U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz.


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Democratic Presidential Debates

When: 8 to 10 pm Central Time on Wednesday...
06/26/2019 Online
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Marshall News Messenger
Kent Grusendorf: Fear vs. principle in the Texas Legislature
...With the conscious decision to appease swing voters, and not worry about their base voters, the Legislature spent more money than any other time in the history of Texas. Although almost everyone agreed that...
06/26/2019 Online
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KSAT ABC 12 San Antonio
Border official resigns amid uproar over migrant children
...Congress to pass a $4.5 billion emergency funding bill to address the crisis. The House approved the legislation on Tuesday night, setting up a showdown with the Senate where Republican leaders plan approval...
06/26/2019 Online
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KTRH - NewsRadio 740
Construction continues on 610 for elevated bus lanes
...a kink in your commute on 610 southbound for the next month or so.

As long as the weather allows, Texas Department of Transportation will be hanging steel beams over a section of 610 West Loop Southbound...
06/26/2019 Online
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KPRC NBC 2 Houston
How much of a raise will teachers in the Houston area get?
...Editor
Posted: 4:21 PM, June 25, 2019 Updated: 4:21 PM, June 25, 2019


HOUSTON - After the Texas Legislature passed a measure providing money for teacher raises, school districts are formalizing budgets that...
06/26/2019 Online
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KTBC (FOX 7) Austin
Be Safe. Drive Smart campaign
...Thousands of crashes happened along I-35 in Texas which resulted in more than a hundred deaths. The Texas Department of Transportation wants to remind you to stay safe on the roads. Diann Hodges has details.
06/26/2019 Online
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KTBC (FOX 7) Austin
Top CBP official steps down as outrage grows over children
...career," he said.


CBP acting Commissioner John Sanders speaks at a news conference proposing legislation to address the crisis at the southern border at the U.S. Capitol on May 15, 2019 in Washington,...
06/26/2019 Online
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Pleasanton Express
Governor orders guard troops to border to assist feds
...signed House Bill 1325, legislation opening Texas to the commercial growing of hemp. Miller said the Texas Department of Agriculture would be working on the rules and guidelines for hemp production toward...
06/26/2019 Online
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Brazoria County Facts
U.S. House passes $4.5 billion border aid bill amid mounting concern for detained migrant children
...included ample "safeguards" to prevent any unintended use of the funding. Escobar said that the new legislation has "been crafted very carefully" with an eye towards closing loopholes that the Trump administration...
06/26/2019 Online
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Lufkin Daily News
Commissioners table public forum agenda to review changes in the wording of rules
...set of rules or not, the public forum will be reinstated on Sept. 1. The Legislature passed and Gov. Greg Abbott signed HB 2840, which requires county governments have a public forum. However, commissioners...
06/26/2019 Online
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
"It’s like they’re frightened to talk to me": Texas campaign workers of color face harassment, discrimination in the field
...of last year’s midterm elections — with Democrats winning some close races for Congress and the Legislature and coming close in others — has helped expand the map, turning onetime GOP strongholds into new...
06/26/2019 Online
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Del Rio News-Herald
Hurd: House bill closes loopholes on immigration
...assistance from the federal government.


Local officials demanded from representatives for U.S. Rep. John Cornyn and U.S. Rep. Will Hurd to relay the message of frustration from the city.


Currently, Del...
06/26/2019 Online
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Lufkin Daily News
Time running short, showdown looms over border aid package
...Donald Trump’s threat to begin deporting migrants if Congress doesn’t quickly pass immigration legislation is ‘outside the circle of civilized human behavior.’


WASHINGTON (AP) — It took last-minute changes...
06/26/2019 Online
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Community Impact Newspaper
Plano ISD to face deficit operating budget in 2019-20 academic year despite new state funding formulas
...projected a $33.6 million operating budget shortfall for the 2019-20 school year. After Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed House Bill 3 into law on June 11, the district now projects it will face an $18 million...
06/25/2019 Online
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Laredo Morning Times
In seeking reparations for slavery, it's time to speak up, and it's OK to be angry
...anguish, and I am not seeking to encourage hostilities," said Jackson Lee, D-Texas, who sponsored legislation that would set up a commission to study reparations. "I hope that we come in peace."

There was...
06/25/2019 Online
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KENS Channel 5 - San Antonio
Governor Abbott signed House Bill 3 into law earlier this month. It injects more than $11.5 billion dollars into the public school system and gives teachers raises.
...Houston area will taking home bigger paychecks this upcoming school year.

This comes after Governor Greg Abbott signed House Bill 3 into law earlier this month.

The bill injects more than $11.5 billion dollars...
06/25/2019 Online
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Longview News Journal
East Texas Regional Airport slated for $1.5M federal grant for new taxiway
...Regional Airport.


The $1.5 million Federal Aviation Administration grant, announced by U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, will require a $150,000 local match to build a new taxiway at the county-owned airport....
06/25/2019 Online
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Gilmer Mirror
Demonstrations to be featured at Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course
...value is for producers interested in selling beef off the ranch."

Participants can earn at least nine Texas Department of Agriculture pesticide continuing education units if they are already licensed, Cleere...
06/25/2019 Online
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Gilmer Mirror
Amid mounting concern for detained migrant children, U.S. House set to vote on border aid bill
...included ample "safeguards" to prevent any unintended use of the funding. Escobar said that the new legislation has "been crafted very carefully" with an eye towards closing loopholes that the Trump administration...
06/25/2019 Online
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