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KTRH - NewsRadio 740
New trend of passing "Second Amendment Sanctuary County" resolutions in TX
...counties are looking to pass similar resolutions.

Guns right attorney Emily Taylor said the Texas Legislature is very respectful of Second Amendment rights with few restrictions. Even though Texas gun rights...
10/14/2019 Online
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KVIA ABC 7 El Paso
Republicans face tough questions as Congress returns to work
...whatever (is) on his mind. And people can take that and twist it any way they want to."

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz hit on a more nuanced approach, avoiding directly criticizing Trump while arguing a White House...
10/14/2019 Online
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Brazoria County Facts
Proposition 5 to help state parks and historical sites
...on educating people and spreading awareness for the voting by any way we could," Sarver said.


Legislation to put the proposed constitutional amendment passed both houses overwhelmingly, with only one opposing...
10/14/2019 Online
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Dallas Morning News
A fed-up judge and a new chief: Is this what it takes to get Texas to protect kids
...that has struggled for years to do what its name says it must do -- protect children.

First, Gov. Greg Abbott’s appointment last week of Jaime Masters as the new commissioner of the Department of Family...
10/14/2019 Online
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
Analysis: What if top Texas politicians ran their businesses like businesses?
...Just put them where the sun won’t shine.


This is about the state’s top two elected officials, Gov. Greg Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, and the committee they appointed to put together their inauguration...
10/14/2019 Online
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University Texas Daily Texan
SG creates continuity committee to advance past ideas, programs
...member and government sophomore, said she plans to introduce the idea of an SG database to compile legislation and initiatives in an accessible way. Committee member Genevieve Miller said she plans to record...
10/14/2019 Online
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Marshall News Messenger
Census office serving 33 East Texas counties opens in Tyler
...2020 census as possible. The federal government is putting millions into outreach, but the Texas Legislature did not allocate money toward the effort.


"It’s directly tied to the amount of East Texas input...
10/14/2019 Online
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
Burgum administration renews push for petrochemical plant
...available, including an additional sales tax break for such a project approved earlier this year by the Legislature.

Burgum said no company yet has asked the state for any special incentives to set up shop in North...
10/14/2019 Online
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
AgriLife Extension lends support in Imelda's aftermath
...head of cattle in the two counties. He cited the assistance of the Texas Animal Health Commission, Texas Department of Agriculture, the military and Texas A&M Task Force One in support of these efforts....
10/14/2019 Online
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KXAN NBC 36 Austin
State of Texas: The impact of the impeachment inquiry on Texas politics
...Washington during the inquiry?

People on both sides are concerned if Congress can still pass major legislation while work continues on the impeachment inquiry. Central Texas Congressman Lloyd Doggett said they...
10/13/2019 Online
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KTBC (FOX 7) Austin
Austin Council member proposes banning camping on sidewalks, medians and high trafficked areas
...relaxed camping rules were passed in June the council has received push back from residents Governor Greg Abbott. Abbott has threatened to step in if the city does not "fix its homeless issue."


Council member,...
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KHOU CBS 11 Houston
Fort Worth pastors and activists demand answers after officer shoots and kills woman inside her own home
...Pastors and activists also called Saturday for a federal investigation and called for Texas governor Greg Abbott and lieutenant governor Dan Patrick to come to Fort Worth to lead community meetings. And they...
10/13/2019 Online
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Houston Chronicle
Texas prison sergeant found not guilty after video showed him slamming inmate into concrete
...believe that after all this evidence that they had, he just got away with it."

A spokesman for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice did not respond to a request for comment.

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Witt’s problems started...
10/13/2019 Online
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Denton Chronicle
Denton police taking initiative to keep drunken drivers off roads
...highest number of DWI charges out of Texas' 254 counties, according to a recent announcement from the Texas Department of Public Safety.

Recent statistics from the Denton Police Department show that the number...
10/13/2019 Online
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