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SOS encourages eligible Texans to register to vote by Oct. 11

Write a comment AUSTIN — Texas Secretary of State John Scott encouraged all eligible Texas voters to make sure they are registered to vote by October 11th to participate in the upcoming November 8 General...

08/18/2022

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Comanche Chief

U.S. Rep August Pfluger to hold local town halls

U.S. Representative August Pfluger will hold a town hall meeting in Comanche at 2 p.m. Thursday, August 18 at the Comanche Chamber of Commerce located at 304 South Austin Street In addition to Comanche...

08/18/2022

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Community Impact Newspaper Houston

Conroe ISD adapts to new legislation, library policies

New state legislation and policies from the Texas Education Agency are making their way into Conroe ISD campuses this school year, changing how and eventually what students will learn. Senate Bill 3, which...

Kylee Haueter

08/18/2022

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Fort Worth Star Telegram

Mark Davis: NY mayor’s whining about migrant buses is a huge campaign gift to Gov. Abbott

By Mark Davis August 18, 2022 6:58 AM Watch Florida Gov. DeSantis talk about border security during roundtable in Miami Up Next Watch top issues during Florida Gov. DeSantis’ 2022 State of the...

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Center Square Texas

Poll: Abbott leads O’Rourke by 7 points

(The Center Square) - Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is leading Robert "Beto" O’Rourke by seven percentage points in the race for governor, according to a new Dallas Morning News poll. The poll was conducted in...

08/18/2022

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Texas Tribune

Louie Gohmert leaves Congress having passed 1 law and spread countless falsehoods

Gohmert was a precursor to former President Donald Trump’s brand of populist, establishment-bucking conservatism that delights in offending progressives and makes no apologies for spreading misinformation....

Eric Neugeboren

08/18/2022

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oaoa.com

TEXAS VIEW: Texas Republicans must extend health care for new mothers after abortion ban

Republican lawmakers who voted to ban abortion in Texas say they’re committed to protecting the health of pregnant women who are now forced to bear children under the state’s extreme and punitive new law....

Texas View

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Austin Chronicle

Everything You Need to Know About Your First Austin Election

How and where to vote By Maggie Q. Thompson, Fri., Aug. 19, 2022 A "Vote Here/Aquí" sign outside a vote center during the March primary (Photo by John Anderson) If you're new to voting in Texas,...

Maggie Q. Thompson

08/18/2022

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Fort Bend Herald Coaster

Abbott’s busing of immigrants to New York serving its purpose

Opinion Fred Hartman Gov. Greg Abbott’s plan of busing illegal immigrants caught by the Texas Department of Public Safety at the border is now garnering nationwide attention, and in an election year,...

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KCBD (NBC) 11 (Lubbock)

Lubbock family champions ‘Reese’s Law,’ placing more safety measures on button battery products

Published: Aug. 17, 2022 at 11:07 PM CDT|Updated: 27 minutes ago LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - The story of Lubbock 18-month-old Reese Hamsmith sparked a national conversation, and now her name is engraved...

Brittany Michaleson

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KIII TV 3 (Corpus Christi)

"Enormously frustrating": U.S. Sen. John Cornyn weighs in on new Harbor Bridge Project

Senator John Cornyn said that the safety of the public is paramount, and that concerns regarding the bridge should be addressed swiftly. Author: Mike Gillaspia (KIII) Published: 10:47 PM CDT August...

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WOAI

Credit to Greg Abbott for Exposing Democrats on Illegal Immigration

By Clay Travis and Buck Sexton Aug 18, 2022 BUCK: The border. I gotta say, I was expecting there to be some effort by the Biden — I always like to say where I’m right and where I’m wrong. We raise the...

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KTVT CBS 11 Ft. Worth

Texas executes man for slaying of Dallas real estate agent

Texas set to execute Kosoul Chanthakoummane for real estate agent Sarah Walker's murder HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Texas on Wednesday put to death a man who fatally stabbed a suburban Dallas real estate...

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KXAN NBC 36 Austin

State approves $89 million in cancer research grants

AUSTIN (KXAN) — On Wednesday at the Capitol, the Oversight Committee of the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas approved $89 million in awards for cancer research, prevention and product development....

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KXAN NBC 36 Austin

Escobar ready to ‘write legislation’ on Border Patrol vehicle pursuit policies

...Texas (Border Report) - Migrant advocacy groups are not the only ones concerned with vehicle crashes near the U.S.-Mexico border involving drivers fleeing law enforcement. Such crashes have claimed...

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thevidorian.com

Orange County’s sales tax allocations lag

By Randall Luker on Wednesday, August 17, 2022 Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $1.2 billion in local sales tax...

Randall Luker

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Texas Political Pulse for August 18, 2022. PressRelations Reports created this media review specially for you. Our team is available to answer your questions. Please, just email us: [email protected]

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