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Your media review Texas Political Pulse November 8, 2019. You received 18 news.
 
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Longview News Journal
Other Voices: What Texas editors are saying
...expansion of the state’s parks and historical sites. However, the revenue was regularly used by the Legislature for other budgetary needs, and the parks, on average, received only about 40 percent, causing facilities...
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WOAI
More Republicans Calling For Abbott To Stop Reed's Execution
...News Desk - Just Now


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More Texas Republicans are calling for Governor Greg Abbott to delay an upcoming execution. Rodney Reed is scheduled to be executed on November 20th for...
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Dallas Morning News
Maybe a $50,000-a-day fine will force Texas to project vulnerable foster kids
...Texas has made some progress - approving raises for caseworkers to reduce turnover, for example, Gov. Greg Abbott and Attorney General Ken Paxton have fought the basic essentials of this ruling for too long....
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KAVU (ABC) 25 (Victoria)
Texas will provide 5 acres to temporarily house homeless in Austin
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AUSTIN, Texas - Days after Texas officials began clearing tent cities in Austin, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced that the state will provide a temporary camp location for homeless residents.

The...
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Flower Mound Leader
Guest column: Texas supports our veterans
...off the battlefield.


As chair of the Senate Finance Committee, I am proud to report that the Legislature funded a wide range of benefits and services for our veterans this session.

The Texas Veterans...
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Lufkin Daily News
Candidates running for Senate, Congress field questions from students at AC
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Four candidates were Democrats running for the U.S. Senate against the incumbent Republican Sen. John Cornyn: Sema Hernandez, Jack Daniel Foster Jr., Adrian Ocegueda and Michael Cooper. Mark Yancey, a...
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Brazoria County Facts
OUR VIEWPOINT: Austin, state need to address homeless with compassion
...for its university, politics, growth and music had its reputation changed almost overnight.


Gov. Greg Abbott announced the city had until November to address its homeless issue, calling it a public health...
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Texarkana Gazette
VIDEO | No 'off-days' for these public servants | Rotary Clubs honor local first responders
...Texarkana, Texas, Police Department—Officer Clint Akin

Texarkana, Ark., Police Department—Cpl. William Smith

Texas Department of Public Safety—Trooper Karson Brown

Arkansas State Police—Sgt. Kyle Peek
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Texas Tribune
Someone has died on Texas roads every day for 19 years. Here's a look at some reasons why — and ideas for turning the tide.
...fatal crashes. Since then, an average of 10 people have died in crashes each day, according to the Texas Department of Transportation. In October alone, there were 249 fatalities.

"I think as a state we’ve...
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Texas Tribune
Analysis: In Texas government, the buck stops ... somewhere
...business. They didn't say it would be an error-prone business.


From left: Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, Gov. Greg Abbott and House Speaker Dennis Bonnen hosted the first meeting of the Texas Safety Commission on Aug....
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San Marcos Daily Record
City announces new Economic and Business Development Manager
...companies to invest in San Marcos," the city said in a statement. "He also has experience in conducting technical research on business incentive legislation to pursue domestic and international companies."
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Texarkana Gazette
Abbott opens homeless campsite amid feud with Austin
...said Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019 they couldn't recall another state making such a move, which follows Gov. Greg Abbott's months-long feud with Austin on Twitter. The encampment site covers 5 acres on the outskirts...
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Huntsville Item
Judge stays 'Texas 7' gang member execution for 2nd time
...saying his religious rights would be violated if no Buddhist chaplain was present. A month later, the Texas Department of Criminal Justice banned all clergy in death chambers and rescheduled Murphy's execution...
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Nacogdoches Daily Sentinel
On the campaign trail: Seven Senate candidates visit SFA
...Hernandez, left, on Thursday in the Twilight Ballroom at SFA. Seven candidates looking to unseat Sen. John Cornyn stumped at the college as part of a tour of five East Texas campuses.


Josh Edwards/The Daily...
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CBS 19 Tyler
The difference between child abuse and discipline in Texas
..."Administrators contacted the appropriate enforcement agencies and the matter is now under investigation."


Texas Department of Family Protective Services and Child Protective Services confirmed they are investigating....
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KVIA ABC 7 El Paso
The outcry to stop the execution of Texas death row inmate Rodney Reed is growing. The support has ‘bolstered him,’ his attorney says
...chorus of supporters keeps growing.

A group of 26 bipartisan lawmakers this week wrote Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles, who can recommend clemency to the governor, urging...
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Longview News Journal
East Texas college stump tour: Senate, House candidates hit on education, student loans, global warming
...accompanied Gilbert are seeking their parties' nominations for the post currently held by U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas.


Those Senate candidates on the tour Thursday were Republican Mark Yancey and Democrats...
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KTBC (FOX 7) Austin
Business coalition pitches new shelter as Abbott opens campground
...and SH 71, the property is now a campground, according to John Whitman, a spokesperson for Governor Greg Abbott.

"This is a short term fix while we work on a long term solution," said Whitman.

Portable...
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