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Former President Donald Trump to give keynote address at CPAC

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Former U.S. President Donald Trump is scheduled to speak at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) event in Dallas, Texas,...
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The House of Representative on Friday passed the Assault Weapons Ban that would impose the first ban in decades on...
Ted Cruz says Texas should repeal its dormant ban on gay sex

Ted Cruz says Texas should repeal its dormant ban on gay sex

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In the wake of implicit threats to LGBT rights, the Supreme Court’s U.S. Senator Ted Cruz told The Dallas Morning...
Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller publicly supports the legalization of medical marijuana

Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller publicly supports the legalization of medical marijuana

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Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller last week became the highest-ranking Texas official to publicly support the legalization of medical marijuana...
Austin City Council passes GRACE Act

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The Austin City Council voted unanimously on Thursday to pass the GRACE Act, which is designed to protect access to...
Mothers Against Greg Abbott (MAGA) release new ad

Mothers Against Greg Abbott (MAGA) release new ad

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In a new 90 second political ad released last week, Mothers Against Greg Abbott, a new political action committee, voiced...
House votes to protect marriage equality

House votes to protect marriage equality

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July 20, 2022
The House on Tuesday passed a bill that would recognize same-sex marriages at the federal level. Though it attracted bipartisan...
Texas Democrats call on Biden to protect in-state abortion care

Texas Democrats call on Biden to protect in-state abortion care

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As the heated battle over reproductive rights continues, Texas Democrats joined abortion advocates to advance strategies they proposed to the...
Anger over leaked video of Uvalde school shooting

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A four minute-long video that showed law enforcement waiting to stop a gunman at a Uvalde elementary school in late...
First Lady apologizes for saying Latinos as unique as ‘breakfast tacos’

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In what was seemingly an attempt to connect to her audience through a local reference, first lady Jill Biden faced...
Beto O’Rourke announces 49-day campaign tour

Beto O’Rourke announces 49-day campaign tour

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July 12, 2022
On Monday Democratic gubernatorial candidate Beto O’Rourke announced a 49-day tour through Texas for his campaign against Gov. Greg Abbott....
ERCOT warns of rolling blackouts

ERCOT warns of rolling blackouts

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July 11, 2022
In an operating notice posted on its website Sunday, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) warned of the potential...
Greg Abbott’s lead over Beto O’Rourke for Texas governor shrinks

Greg Abbott’s lead over Beto O’Rourke for Texas governor shrinks

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July 8, 2022
Though Texas Gov. Greg Abbott remains ahead of his Democratic gubernatorial challenger, former Rep. Beto O’Rourke, the margin between the...
Counties call on Gov. Greg Abbott to declare border crisis an ‘invasion’

Counties call on Gov. Greg Abbott to declare border crisis an ‘invasion’

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July 6, 2022
Multiple Texas counties on Tuesday called on Gov. Greg Abbott to declare the prolonged surge in migrants at the southern...
Supreme Court allows end of “Remain in Mexico” policy

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The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that allows President Joe Biden to shut down a Trump administration program designed to restrict...
53 migrants die after trailer abandoned in San Antonio heat

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June 30, 2022
The bodies of around 50 migrants were discovered in a tractor-trailer that had been abandoned on the outskirts of San...
Abortions up to six weeks of pregnancy can temporarily resume in Texas

Abortions up to six weeks of pregnancy can temporarily resume in Texas

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June 29, 2022
A Harris County District Court judge granted a temporary restraining order that blocks officials from enforcing the pre-Roe vs. Wade...
Democratic Candidate John Lira downplays Roe vs Wade Ruling, Says Democrats Look Like ‘Hypocrites’

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The last few weeks have shined a spotlight on fractures within the Democratic Party. There were the Progressives and the...
Cornyn under fire for comparison with ruling on racial segregation

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Following the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that overturned Roe v. Wade and ended the constitutional right to an abortion, Texas...
While Republicans celebrate, Democrats promise to fight back

While Republicans celebrate, Democrats promise to fight back

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June 27, 2022
On Friday, the Supreme Court in a 5-4 decision overturned Roe v. Wade, the landmark ruling that established the constitutional...
U.S. Senate passes landmark gun deal

U.S. Senate passes landmark gun deal

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June 24, 2022
The U.S. Senate approved landmark bipartisan legislation on Thursday aimed at keeping firearms out of the hands of dangerous people,...
John Cornyn booed at Texas GOP convention

John Cornyn booed at Texas GOP convention

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June 23, 2022
At the three-day convention held by the Republican Party of Texas in Houston this past weekend, Senator John Cornyn was...
Senate advances bipartisan gun safety bill

Senate advances bipartisan gun safety bill

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June 22, 2022
The Senate advanced legislation for a bipartisan gun safety bill in a 64-34 vote on Tuesday night, four weeks after...
Republican Party of Texas adopts far-right platform at state convention

Republican Party of Texas adopts far-right platform at state convention

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June 21, 2022
The 2022 state convention for the Republican Party of Texas took place this weekend at the George R. Brown Convention...
Supreme Court rules in favor of Native American tribes over gambling

Supreme Court rules in favor of Native American tribes over gambling

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June 16, 2022
After taking up a long-running legal dispute between the state of Texas and two Native American tribes over autonomy to...
Republican Mayra Flores flips Democratic stronghold in special election

Republican Mayra Flores flips Democratic stronghold in special election

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June 15, 2022
Republican candidate Mayra Flores won a significant victory in a special election on Tuesday to replace former Representative Filemon Vela,...
Texas Republicans push for bulletproof shields and school mental health programs

Texas Republicans push for bulletproof shields and school mental health programs

Isabel Webb Carey
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June 14, 2022
Amid the continued fallout of the May 24 mass shooting that left 19 children and two teachers dead at a...
U.S. senators reach ‘commonsense’ deal on gun legislation

U.S. senators reach ‘commonsense’ deal on gun legislation

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June 13, 2022
A bipartisan group in the Senate announced they have reached a deal on a package of safety and gun-related measures...
House approves ‘Ike Dike’ project

House approves ‘Ike Dike’ project

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June 10, 2022
The U.S. House on Wednesday approved a massive $31 billion “Ike Dike” project to protect the Texas coast from hurricanes. ...
Jessica Cisneros requests recount in race against Texas Rep. Henry Cuellar

Jessica Cisneros requests recount in race against Texas Rep. Henry Cuellar

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June 9, 2022
Progressive Jessica Cisneros is requesting a recount in the primary runoff election against nine-term Democratic U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar that...
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