Concealed Campus Carry Gets TX House Approval
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Concealed Campus Carry Gets TX House Approval

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The Texas House is scheduled to vote Tuesday on whether to allow concealed handguns in public college classrooms and buildings. Read More

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Senate OKs Border Security Bill, Top Priority for Governor

Senate OKs Border Security Bill, Top Priority for Governor

The Texas Senate has preliminarily passed a $300 million border security bill -- one of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's priorities and part of a sweeping, $800 million border package. Read More

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Senate Extends Admissions Deal with University of Texas

Senate Extends Admissions Deal with University of Texas

The Texas Senate has voted to extend a deal with the University of Texas allowing the school to accept new students whose grades don't rank in the top 10 percent of their high school graduating class. Read More

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Texas Legislature Doubles Benefit for Line-of-Duty Deaths

Texas Legislature Doubles Benefit for Line-of-Duty Deaths

The Texas Legislature has passed a bill to double the amount of money the state pays surviving spouses, children or parents of public employees killed in the line of duty. Read More

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May 26, 2015 Share
Texas Lt. Gov. Declares "John Wayne Day"

Texas Lt. Gov. Declares "John Wayne Day"

Wearing a brown plaid coat worn by John Wayne in 1945's "Flame of Barbary Coast," Republican Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick has declared a day in honor of the quintessential screen cowboy. Read More

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May 25, 2015 Share
TX Proposal Would Limit Media Access to Public Records

TX Proposal Would Limit Media Access to Public Records

The Texas lawmaker who wanted to bar media access to the names of people involved in traffic accidents now says it probably won't survive a court challenge and will likely be dropped. Read More

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May 25, 2015 Share
Alamo Preservation Bill Heads to Gov. Abbott

Alamo Preservation Bill Heads to Gov. Abbott

It's now up to Texas Gov. Greg Abbott to determine how visitors remember the Alamo -- the site of the famous Texas Revolution battle where 180 defenders died. Read More

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May 25, 2015 Share
Jeb Bush to Get Own Home in Kennebunkport

Jeb Bush to Get Own Home in Kennebunkport

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is getting a house of his own at the family compound in Kennebunkport, Maine. Read More

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May 25, 2015 Share
Two Gun Rights Bills Expected to Get Final Votes

Two Gun Rights Bills Expected to Get Final Votes

The top two gun rights bills expected to shoot through the Republican-controlled Texas Legislature. Read More

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May 25, 2015 Share
Texas Senate Slogs Through Teen Abortion Restrictions Debate

Texas Senate Slogs Through Teen Abortion Restrictions Debate

A hotly debated tightening of abortion rules for Texas teenagers -- which has already cleared the state House -- is slowing activity to a crawl in the Senate, where Democrats are using logistical tactics to stall a vote. Read More

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